COLUMBUS -- The Columbus High School boys basketball team doesn't need to shoot well to win.
STARKVILLE -- As it claws its way to outside chance to reach the NCAA tournament, Mississippi State's men's basketball team is not one that can tolerate a bad day. Saturday had the looks of one in every way imaginable.
The Montgomery County High School boys basketball beat West Lowndes 55-44 on Saturday night in the second round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 1A State tournament.
STARKVILLE -- The Starkville High School boys hbasketball team earned its second trip to Jackson in five years Saturday by defeating Warren Central 62-43 in the second round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A State tournament.
With two minutes left to go and up six against the Rosa Fort Lions, New Hope boys' basketball coach Scott McBrayer knelt down and asked his team "do you have two minutes in you?" A player deep in the huddle responded, "I've got two minutes coach."
The Columbus High Lady Falcons' seven-week unbeaten run and 2018 season ended Friday with a 59-38 loss to Warren Central in the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A playoffs.
STARKVILLE -- Jariyah Covington had a team-high 22 points Friday night to lead the Starkville High School girls basketball team to a 66-54 victory against Clinton in the second round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A tournament.
STARKVILLE -- Jack Dowe scored two goals and St. Aloysius beat Starkville Academy 3-0 to claim its first Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA state soccer championship.
COLUMBIA -- Russ Whiteside highlighted three things his Heritage Academy boys basketball team would have to do to have success against Hillcrest Christian School.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- An eight-run fourth inning sparked an explosion from Mississippi State's offense Saturday as they cruised to a 14-4 win against Nicholls State (1-5) in the Kleberg Bank College Classic at Whataburger Park in Corpus Christi, Texas.
STARKVILLE -- The finish line is in sight. The gauntlet is just about over.
Brody Pierce turned a bad angle into a good one with a single strike. After creating problems on the left flank throughout the first half, Pierce did what all goal scorers do: He went to the ball. What followed was the result of a well-timed kick at just the right angle.
STARKVILLE -- Thursday night was a reminder of all of the habits Roshunda Johnson, Blair Schaefer, Victoria Vivians, and Morgan William have developed in their Mississippi State careers.
STARKVILLE -- Joe Moorhead's first Mississippi State coaching staff is complete -- again. Moorhead already had this staff filled once when he hired Scott Fountain as his special teams coordinator, but Fountain's departure for the same position at Georgia left Moorhead searching once again. Moorhead filled the spot Thursday with the announcement of the hiring of former South Alabama head coach Joey Jones.
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -- Reggie Harrison had a home run as part of a five-RBI game, and Calyn Adams added a home run Thursday to power the Mississippi State softball team to a 9-0 victory against No. 23 Nebraska in five innings at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic.
STARKVILLE -- Through the first two weeks of the season, the Mississippi State softball team has hovered just outside the national rankings.
JACKSON -- The opening weekend of the college baseball season was a jarring experience for Gary Henderson.
STARKVILLE -- Derek Cody is going to have a difficult time paring the season-ending highlight video for the Mississippi State women's basketball team.
JACKSON -- Jake Mangum inserted himself in the center of a circle of his teammates and injected life into the celebration.
Chad Harrison is an honest man.
1. Heritage Academy wins boys' basketball state championship HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. MSU men knock off South Carolina in overtime HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Columbus boys move within three wins of state title HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. West Lowndes drops playoff contest at home HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. MSU women look to finish undefeated regular season today COLLEGE SPORTS