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WEST POINT -- Football coaches love to use the phrase "best versus best." It perfectly describes tonight's matchup between the Starkville and West Point high school football teams in West Point.
MACON -- Louisville week. That is all anyone in Noxubee and Winston counties has had to say the past four days to get into the mind-set for the annual game between Noxubee County and Louisville high schools. At 7 tonight, the longtime rivals will renew their series under different circumstances.
Shawn Gregory hopes his New Hope High School football team learned a valuable lesson in its season opener.
Matthew Mott is being careful not to get caught up too much in the numbers.
OXFORD -- The University of Mississippi football team's come-from-behind victory against Vanderbilt University in last week's Southeastern Conference opener was a thrilling start to Hugh Freeze's second season as the Rebels' head coach.
SCOOBA -- When Starkville and West Point renew their prep football rivalry tonight, East Mississippi Community College will have two running backs in attendance cheering on their alma maters.
SUMMIT -- Sophomore Chris Ingram rushed for a career-high 102 yards and four touchdowns Thursday night to lead the No. 15 Itawamba Community College football team to a 40-6 victory against Southwest Mississippi C.C. in the NJCAA Game of the Week.
SCOOBA -- With No. 5 East Mississippi Community College's up-tempo game plan designed to run as many plays as possible, a talented freshman needs to wait his turn.
STARKVILLE -- Consistency is the word for Aaron Gordon.
REFORM - What a difference a week makes.
Looking to build off its first victory of the season, Hebron Christian School faces a tough -- if not unknown -- task Friday night.
STARKVILLE -- Dan Mullen is taking responsibility for his team's offense not taking chances vertically down the field Saturday.
The victory was there for the taking.
FULTON -- Itawamba Community College will hit the road for the first time this season as they travel to Summit to take on Southwest Mississippi Community College in the Bears' home opener in a game that has drawn national attention after being named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Game of the Week.
STARKVILLE -- Starkville Academy football coach Jeff Terrill felt like his squad would be a good football team this season.
STARKVILLE - Maybe the goal for Damian Williams should just be to get the entire first-team offensive unit to know him by name -- or at least his junior center.
STARKVILLE -- Instead of an unconventional high powered passing attack, it turns out the Mississippi State University defense should have been more worried Saturday about the typical zone-read option.
Tyrone Shorter had to reinvent himself a little in this his third season as head coach at Noxubee County High School.
SCOOBA -- In football, there can only be one player playing the quarterback position at a time.
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