HOOVER, Ala. -- The goal for Mississippi State University baseball this week no longer is to bring a tournament championship trophy home to Starkville. The Bulldogs have higher aspirations.
HOOVER, Ala. -- Mississippi State University freshman outfielder Demarcus Henderson just wants his teammates to trust him. Henderson is pushing for that trust by making diving catches like the lay-out play he made in the seventh inning Wednesday in a 3-2 upset of No. 2 LSU.
HOOVER, Ala. -- Mike Mayers pitched seven scoreless innings before giving way to Brett Huber in the University of Mississippi baseball team's 2-0 win against the University of Arkansas on Wednesday in an elimination game at the Southeastern Conference tournament at Regions Park. The win pushed Ole Miss (35-23) into a matchup against No. 2 LSU at 9:30 a.m. today.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama softball team hopes home-field advantage helps its realize its goal of getting back to the College World Series. No. 2 Alabama (53-7) will take the next step toward that goal at 7 tonight when it plays host to the University of Michigan (42-15) in the NCAA tournament's Tuscaloosa Super Regional at Rhoads Stadium.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Mississippi State University, the University of Mississippi, and the University of Alabama track and field teams will begin competition today at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminaries at the University of North Florida.
HOOVER, Ala. -- One big swing by freshman first baseman Wes Rea was all the No. 24 Mississippi State University needed Tuesday to defeat the No. 25 University of Arkansas 9-1 in its first game in the Southeastern Conference tournament at Regions Park.
HOOVER, Ala. -- Behind freshman A.J. Reed's 5 2/3 shutout innings in his first start since April 10 and his career-best 4-for-4 day at the plate, the No. 11 University of Kentucky baseball team defeated the University of Mississippi 2-0 in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament Tuesday morning at Regions Park.
HOOVER, Ala. -- Mississippi State University baseball coach John Cohen must've got the look he wanted from junior right-hander Chris Stratton. Stratton will start today for MSU when it continues Southeastern Conference tournament play against top-seeded LSU. The game will start approximately 30 minutes following the completion of the elimination game between the University of Mississippi and the University of Arkansas, which starts at 9:30 a.m.
HOOVER, Ala. -- After the morning practice, Brandon Woodruff checked his phone and saw something surprising. Through Twitter, Woodruff, a freshman right-hander, learned he would start Tuesday in the Mississippi State University baseball team's first game in the Southeastern Conference tournament at Regions Park.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University baseball coach John Cohen is usually coy about his starting pitching situation when given the chance.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State University baseball team isn't interested in leaving Regions Park in Hoover shaking their heads like last year.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The No. 2 University of Alabama softball team claimed its eighth straight NCAA first-round regional title Sunday with a 6-0 victory against the University of South Alabama at Rhoads Stadium.
The Thursday Night tournaments have been a huge success this season. Tony and Marion Parson, directors of the tournaments, have seen some 40 boats each week come to the boat ramp on Thursdays to take part in the event. The tournaments have seen everything from family members fishing together to friends teaming up to win.
DeShuni Sanders thought her path had been set.
RIDGELAND -- D.J. Sanders wasn't sure what had hit her.
STARKVILLE -- Minutes after completing a three-game sweep of No. 4 Kentucky, Mississippi State University shortstop Adam Frazier was notified Saturday he was selected to play for the Team USA summer collegiate team.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University baseball John Cohen made sure Sunday he was still the only skipper in the history of University of Kentucky to win a Southeastern Conference championship.
RIDGELAND -- Read, react, win.
STARKVILLE -- Rick Ray knows what people are saying about him.
STARKVILLE -- On opening night of its regular-season finale series, the Mississippi State University baseball team followed the script perfectly. MSU received great pitching, timely hitting, a strong bullpen effort, and displayed the small-ball fundamentals in a 3-1 victory against the No. 6 University of Kentucky on Thursday at Dudy Noble Field.
1. No. 1 Alabama loses Harris in shutout of Kent State COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Kemper County takes it to Noxubee County in second half HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Non-conference schedule has right mix for MSU women LOCAL COLUMNS
4. Winona Christian's ground game edges Oak Hill Academy's passing game HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. Madden wins Cotton Pickin' 100 LOCAL SPORTS