Jalen Stewart has a nickname that is suited for the next level.
SCOOBA -- Outside the film room of the East Mississippi Community College football offices, a countdown clock shows the time remaining before this season opener at Pearl River Community College.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University football coach Dan Mullen is stressing the importance of communication to his freshmen in practice.
STARKVILLE -- Deshea Townsend has no idea who will start in the Mississippi State University defensive backfield this season. That's how the Bulldogs' first-year coach wants it.
It's official. The Team Elite Mississippi Amateur Athletic Union basketball club's new home is Aberdeen. The Aberdeen City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to give Team Elite Mississippi club founder Erise Wilson full access to the city's basketball facilities. In addition, Wilson said the city council approved his use of two classrooms at the city's gymnasium he intends to use for tutoring for the players involved in his travel ball program.
MACON -- Central Academy softball coach Sammy Lindsey thought his Lady Vikings grew up a lot Saturday at the Starkville Academy Invitational. That growth continued Tuesday night as Central Academy defeated Hebron Christian 9-2 in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class A, District 3 opener for each school.
STARKVILLE -- The calendar says Vic Schaefer and the Mississippi State University women's basketball team have a little more than two months before the 2013-14 season begins.
ABERDEEN -- The Team Elite Mississippi Amateur Athletic Union Basketball Club soon may have a new home.
MACON -- Sometimes you have a feeling about a player.
STARKVILLE -- Michael Carr is no longer a member of the Mississippi State University football program.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- University of Alabama coaches laid out the defensive stats from last season, but not in celebration of the nation's stingiest group.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- With posters, footballs, hats, and dozens of other memorabilia items in hand, University of Alabama football fans packed the playing surface at Bryant-Denny Stadium for the program's annual fan day.
STARKVILLE -- As he finished a play and started walking back to the line of scrimmage, Mississippi State University junior Matthew Wells heard the key vocabulary word of fall camp hurled in his direction.
STARKVILLE -- Just call him DJ Dan Mullen. For the first time in five years of running fall football camp at Mississippi State University, the Bulldogs' head coach has decided to use music speakers to pump up the volume at practice.
STARKVILLE -- When Jesse McCord saw more than 14,000 fans in the stands for the 2013 NCAA Starkville Regional at Dudy Noble Field, he knew Mississippi State University was the place for him.
Shelby Stratton couldn't help be confident.
Erise Wilson didn't see it coming. The Team Elite Mississippi Basketball Club Amateur Athletic Union believes in his players, but he also knows that being seen is a crucial element of the AAU circuit.
STARKVILLE -- Aaron Gordon didn't expect a rousing welcome to the Southeastern Conference.
OXFORD -- Donte Moncrief isn't concerned about University of Mississippi quarterback Bo Wallace's surgically repaired right shoulder.
STARKVILLE -- Greg Walker has joined the Mississippi State volleyball staff as an assistant coach, Jenny Hazelwood announced Friday.
1. Stovall, Self help MSU close weekend with two wins COLLEGE SPORTS
2. West Point girls beat New Hope for region title HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. New Hope boys use defense to beat Oxford HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. Ole Miss sweeps No. 6 East Carolina COLLEGE SPORTS