When Joe Moorhead accepted the head coaching job at Mississippi State, he inherited a team that is ready to win now. Unlike most first-year coaches, Moorhead enters the season with a team that’s already fully built, and he has to deal with the expectations that come with it. Will that be good or bad for Moorhead? More Cowbell host Brandon Walker determines that answer on this episode.
Elsewhere, MSU’s women’s basketball team has ascended to No. 2 in the AP Top 25, right behind No. 1 UConn. And while MSU is getting tons of respect, the Bulldogs could feel disrespected by the fact that UConn received all 32 first-place votes.