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Arkansas still has bowl game in its sights

Posted 10/27/2012 in College Sports

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- University of Arkansas football coach John L. Smith has seen a change in the mood around the Razorbacks over the last few weeks.

 

 

Buzz at all-time high for matchup vs. Alabama

Posted 10/26/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- What happens if the No. 13 Mississippi State University football team beats defending national champion and No. 1 University of Alabama on Saturday night? The answer to that question has been bandied about the Starkville campus by students, teachers, administrators, and, yes, the Bulldogs themselves.

 

 

Starkville wants to continue strong play on defense

Posted 10/26/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Starkville High School football coach Jamie Mitchell usually doesn't pay a lot of attention to statistics. The Yellow Jackets' defense is changing Mitchell's ways.

 

 

Oak Hill Academy needs victory, help to reach playoffs

Posted 10/26/2012 in High School Sports

Oak Hill Academy football coach Daniel Merchant quickly recites all the scenarios required to get his team in the playoffs. One can sense the excitement in the first-year coach's voice.

 

 

Aberdeen will try to build momentum

Posted 10/26/2012 in High School Sports

ABERDEEN -- Numbers took the forefront here last Friday, as the Aberdeen High School football team clinched the Class 3A, Region 2 championship.

 

 

MSU women beat Ole Miss for Magnolia Cup

Posted 10/26/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- A season of heartache and disappointment ended with laughter, smiles, and hugs for the Mississippi State University women's soccer team Thursday night.

 

 

Ray, Kennedy see rivalry differently

Posted 10/26/2012 in College Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- It's clear the two Southeastern Conference men's basketball coaches in the state of Mississippi have a different perspective on their annual rivalry.

 

 

Alabama's Hudson caught off guard by preseason ranking

Posted 10/26/2012 in College Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Don't call Wendell Hudson surprised. Incredulous would be a better term. The University of Alabama women's basketball coach couldn't think of any other way to react earlier this week when he learned his team had been picked to finish 14th in the expanded Southeastern Conference.

 

 

Frank begins damage control at Ole Miss

Posted 10/26/2012 in College Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A year ago, a phalanx of reporters and television cameras surrounded University of Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt and associate head coach Holly Warlick for their appearance at the Southeastern Conference Basketball Media Day.

 

 

MSU's Banks ready for Alabama challenge

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- On Saturday night, Amari Cooper is going to stare in the eyes of a defensive back that doesn't care who the University of Alabama freshman wide receiver is or what he's done.

 

 

Lamar County, Pickens County play for home playoff games

Posted 10/24/2012 in High School Sports

The final week of region play for the Alabama High School Activities Association provides several intriguing matchups with playoff ramifications on the line.

 

 

West Oktibbeha set for region showdown with Noxapater

Posted 10/24/2012 in High School Sports

When Adam Lowrey took over as head football coach at West Oktibbeha County High School, he promised the Timberwolves would play in big games.

 

 

MSU women's basketball to make changes on defense

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The "Secretary of Defense" may have to wage his battles a little differently this season.

 

 

Marquee matchup features stellar quarterback play

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Like looking into a mirror. This is the attitude of the analysts when evaluating both undefeated programs to meet in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Saturday night.

 

 

New Hope's Richardson helps lead EMCC

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

SCOOBA -- Frank Richardson envisioned a lot of good times when he left New Hope High School and signed to play football at East Mississippi Community College.

 

State JUCO players help MSU, Alabama

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The junior college system in the state of Mississippi has been kind to the top-ranked University of Alabama and the No. 13 Mississippi State University football programs.

 

Johnson building confidence at WR for MSU

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Anybody associated with the Mississippi State University football program will tell you confidence is the story behind sophomore wide receiver Robert Johnson.

 

 

Nkemdiche leads improved Mississippi defense

Posted 10/24/2012 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Denzel Nkemdiche is the perfect poster child for the University of Mississippi's resurgent football team.

 

 

RUNNING OVER THE OPPOSITION: MSU, Alabama possess physical ground games

Posted 10/22/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- It's clear both teams that meet this Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium won't be surprised this week in practice by what the scout team offense is running.

 

 

Recruiting philosophies differ for MSU, Alabama

Posted 10/22/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The recruiting path to get to the first undefeated football matchup between Mississippi State University and the University of Alabama in 70 years couldn't be more different.

 

 

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