Russ Whiteside wanted the Heritage Academy boys basketball team to push the tempo Wednesday night. That's why Whiteside continued to exhort the Patriots to press the action in the first quarter even though not many things were going right -- or going in the basket.
At sunrise Tuesday, it was 32 degrees or, as Mississippi University for Women softball coach John Newman calls it, "softball weather."
OXFORD -- The late Justin Reed, the first Ole Miss men's basketball player to earn All-Southeastern Conference honors all four years and the first two-time Wooden Award candidate from a college in Mississippi, will be honored Saturday during the Ole Miss men's against Missouri.
STARKVILLE -- On the eve of the grand opening of the new Dudy Noble Field, Mississippi State Athletics unveiled its broadcast teams for the 2019 baseball season on the Mississippi State Sports Network powered by Learfield IMG College, as well as SEC Network+.
Even before the first pitch of the season Sunday, there is one thing Mississippi University for Women baseball coach Matt Wolfenbarger knows this year's team will have that last year's team lacked: Returning starters.
PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico -- The No. 25 Mississippi State softball team dropped its first two games Thursday at the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge at Nancy Almaraz Field.
STARKVILLE -- Sophie Cunningham has scored a whole lot of points in her college career -- more than 2,000 of them after Thursday night -- but the senior knows when it's time to give up the ball.
STARKVILLE -- The nearly three-year transformation of Dudy Noble Field is finished and the Mississippi State baseball program will open the 2019 season this weekend against Youngstown State in a three-game series to christen the new "Carnegie Hall of College Baseball."
STARKVILLE - Heritage Academy freshman Todd Sharp wanted his team to get a quick start.
New Hope High School junior RL Mattix knew he was surrounded by some talented teammates.
STARKVILLE -- With the NCAA tournament selection process an inexact science, there are rarely must-win games in early February.
Mississippi University for Women softball coach John Newman was pleased when he was chosen to be the Owls' second softball coach.
The bull's eye on the back of the Mississippi State women's basketball team's back doubled Monday night.
Valentine's Day week finds several area basketball teams looking for love in postseason play.
STARKVILLE -- Bre'Amber Scott was just trying to make a play.
STARKVILLE -- Jordan Danberry in attack mode is a scary thought for defenses.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State men's basketball team quest to learn how to win a close basketball game at home will extend another week.
The time to exhale has ended for the Mississippi State women's basketball team.
While the weekend temperatures may suggest otherwise, game week has arrived for the Heritage Academy baseball team.
1. The W opens year with no-hitters COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Patriots pick up pace in AAA victory HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Bulldogs, others welcome new year COLLEGE SPORTS
4. Lethargic Bulldogs fall victim to hungry Tigers COLLEGE SPORTS
5. Radio teams announced for Bulldogs COLLEGE SPORTS