STARKVILLE -- Deddrick Thomas' 20-yard catch against Stephen F. Austin helped catapult the No. 14 Mississippi State football team to the top of national rankings in explosive plays.
Give Michael Kelly and Wade Tackett time.
The Ole Miss football team's defense ranks among the worst in the country through the season's first three games.
STARKVILLE -- Chase Nicholson doesn't believe the Starkville Academy football team is undefeated.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- This isn't usually a needed reminder, but the No. 1 Alabama football team's defense is still quite good. Alabama has flipped its usual persona this season with a Tua Tagovailoa-led offense putting up video game-like numbers and the defense going fairly low-key.
ATLANTA -- Don't be misled by the top two spots of The Associated Press' latest top 25 poll. There's much more to the Southeastern Conference's 2018 depth chart than the league's impressive two-deep hold on the top of the poll.
STARKVILLE -- The No. 14 Mississippi State football team has had plenty of time to gain experience in its first three games.
STARKVILLE -- Milton Talbert has the unenviable task and the charmed life.
Devarkas Ramsey was ready to make all kinds of notes when he met his new coaches in the spring.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Two Saturday matinees televised on CBS at Humphrey Coliseum will highlight the Mississippi State men's basketball team's 2018-19 Southeastern Conference slate, which the league office announced Wednesday.
STARKVILLE -- MaKayla Waldner knows there is plenty of more work to be done.
SCOOBA -- East Mississippi Community College sophomore offensive lineman LaQuinston Sharp knows when it is going to be a good night.
Chris McDonald could have sworn he was going to get tackled. Brandon Moore thought so, too, as he watched his Victory Christian Academy teammate apparently run into a group of Tabernacle tacklers.
STARKVILLE -- Most coaches combat the emotions of a college football season with a 24-hour rule that gives players 24 hours to celebrate a win or to mourn a loss before they move on to the next game.
Columbus High School football coach Eric Rice has talked for several weeks about his team being mentally and physically prepared for region play.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference released the full 2019 schedules for all of its football teams Tuesday. Mississippi State's schedule will feature a non-conference matchup against Kansas State and SEC games against Kentucky, LSU, Alabama, and Ole Miss.
STARKVILLE -- Few can appreciate what Keith Mixon did to get back on the field more than Nick Fitzgerald.
Respect is the buzzword for Northwest Mississippi Community College freshman running back Chris Calvert.
The collision course is setting up nicely. On Oct. 4, No. 1 East Mississippi Community College will face No. 5 Northwest Mississippi C.C. in a Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) North Division battle in Senatobia.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State women's soccer team continues to make history. On Monday, MSU earned its highest Ratings Percentage Index (RPI) ranking at No. 2 in the first release of the season. Last season, MSU climbed as high as No. 37 in the RPI before closing the year at No. 45.
1. Kelly sees signs of growth at Caledonia HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. New Hope's Tackett sees progress despite winless start HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Kentucky upsets No. 14 MSU COLLEGE SPORTS
5. Wildcats' Snell Jr. backs up talk with big game COLLEGE SPORTS