University Recreation

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Recreational Sports has a wide variety of options for camps and conferences at Mississippi State University. Rec Sports is housed in the Joe Frank Sanderson Center, our 150,000 square-foot recreation complex. In addition to this state-of-the-art facility, we have the RecPlex for outdoor sports, Chadwick Lake for fishing, and the Sawyer Tennis Courts. We strive to provide the best recreation facilities possible.


We can offer 2 gymnasia, jogging track, racquetball courts, strength and aerobic conditioning room, rock wall, aquatics, and more depending on your camp’s need.

RecPlex Fields

The RecPlex features softball fields, soccer fields, flat football, rugby, lacrosse, and another competitive options.

Outdoor Spaces

MSU offers multiple outdoor areas for guests. Chadwick Lake is located next to the Sanderson Center and is available for fishing (with fishing license) or a stroll around the lake. Sawyer Tennis Courts are located on the south side of campus. We also have a disc golf course on the edge of campus.