Mississippi State Bulldogs: 50 Greatest Athletes in School History

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Dec 2, 2015; Starkville, MS, USA; Mississippi State Bulldogs dance team members entertain the crowd during the game against the Texas Southern Tigers at Humphrey Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

#16 W.D. “Red” Stroud, Basketball Guard (1961-1963)

Red Stroud was one of the best to ever suit up for the Maroon and White on the hardcourt. He only played for three seasons, so he didn’t have the same amount of time to rack up huge numbers for the Bulldogs. Stroud was a Second Team All-American in 1962 and 1963. He was also All-SEC in all three seasons he played for the Bulldogs.

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