While generating NCAA record crowds at Dudy Noble Field, MSU's Diamond Dogs have developed and maintained a passionate following with a winning tradition of Mississippi State Baseball Championship Seasons!
MSU Regular Season Conference Championships: Bulldogs baseball first hit the diamond in 1895. The Bullies captured their first conference crown in 1909 while the program still competed in the Southern Conference. Additional league titles have been earned in 1911, 1918, 1921, 1922, 1924, 1948, 1949, 1965, 1966, 1970, 1971, 1979, 1985, 1987 and 1989.
SEC Conference Tournament Champions: The Southeastern Conference began holding a conference tourney in 1977 and has grown rapidly through the years. Now played in Hoover on an annual basis, the SEC Baseball Tournament pits many of college baseball's top team's against one another as MSU and other top programs position themselves for premiumum NCAA postseason berths. Mississippi State baseball championships in SEC tournament action have been in achieved in the following years: 1979, 1985, 1987, 1990, 2001, 2005 and 2012.
Mississippi State is tied for second place in SEC Tournament titles. Through the 2013 season, MSU and Alabama had 7 tournament championships. The Diamond Dogs trail only LSU (10) in that category.
MSU postseason championships: Led by head coaches such as Paul Gregory, Ron Polk, Pat McMahon and John Cohen, the Bulldogs baseball program has enjoyed great success in regional and super regional play. That level of play has enabled the Bulldogs to advance to nine College World Series. Those trips to the CWS in Omaha include 1971, 1979, 1981, 1985, 1990, 1997, 1998, 2007 and 2013.