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.
As much as the scoreboard shows the Heritage Academy football team aced its first two tests of the 2013 season, coach Barrett Donohoe knows his team has a lot of room for improvement.
STARKVILLE -- For the first time in his Mississippi State University football career, Tyler Russell likely won't be on the active roster for a game due to injury.
STARKVILLE -- In what Dan Mullen called "a huge loss" for the Mississippi State University football program, junior strong safety Jay Hughes will miss the rest of the season.
MACON -- If Tyrone Shorter didn't know better, he would have thought he had gone back in time on two occasions all in one night.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- After helping the University of Mississippi football team defeat Vanderbilt University on Thursday, wide receiver Laquon Treadwell was named Monday the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week.
After kicking off the 2013 season on Thursday, University of Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze watched a lot of football the next three days.
Christion Jones' performance in the top-ranked University of Alabama football team's 2013 debut didn't surprise his teammates.
New Hope High School first-year head coach Shawn Gregory's goal entering the season was to increase the "tempo" of the game. Gregory accomplished that goal in the Trojans' first game here Friday evening.
HOUSTON -- Mississippi State University football coach Dan Mullen needed four words to describe his team's season-opening loss.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University volleyball coach Jenny Hazelwood expected to some early season adversity with a young roster. Hazelwood found that adversity Saturday at Newell-Grissom Building, as MSU dropped a pair of four-set decisions to the University of Arkansas, Little Rock and Southeast Missouri State University.
HOUSTON -- The doomsday scenario for the Mississippi State University football team came true with 2 minutes, 50 seconds left in the third quarter.
HOUSTON -- Head trainer Justin Gremillion was the busiest person on the Mississippi State University football team's sideline Saturday.
Championship formulas are difficult to determine.
1. Schaefer shows closer's mentality in victory COLLEGE SPORTS
2. MSU men have plan to stay fresh during busy stretch COLLEGE SPORTS
3. Blocking by wide receivers key to Volunteers' success HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Shorter feels Tigers' chemistry has fueled winning streak HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS