The Mississippi State Bulldogs have one of the most historically dominant college baseball programs in the nation. With eleven College World Series Appearances and seventeen conference championships to their name, the program has no problem attracting recruits. But their new players lounge and entry lacked the energy that would impress newcomers and make current players feel established in the legacy of the team. Now, the entry and lounge aligns with the Bulldogs’ storied tradition of winning championships.
Upon entry to the space, a backlit Instagramable moment welcomes visitors to Starkvegas. Adidas branding and apparel is integrated into the alcoves, giving recruits a taste of the cleats and jerseys they will get to rep while playing for the Bulldogs. Several high impact numerology pieces highlight the sizable crowds the team draws, as well as the distance in miles to the revered Omaha, Nebraska ballfield, where championships are won.