REFORM, Ala. -- Devonte Simon's demeanor Friday night fit well with the cold temperatures.
NEW YORK -- Ole Miss men's basketball coach Andy Kennedy called the play down the stretch of Marshall Henderson and Jarvis Summers "huge." Then he gave a quick look into the differences of the players who led the undefeated Rebels to a 79-76 victory against Penn State on Saturday in the championship game of the Barclays Center Classic.
ESTERO, Fla. -- For a second-straight night, the Mississippi State women's basketball team defeated a previously-undefeated opponent in the Gulf Coast Showcase. A huge first 15 minutes helped push MSU past James Madison 65-52 in a semifinal round game of the three-day event at the Germain Arena.
NEW YORK -- Drexel men's basketball coach Bruiser Flint made it clear to his team that he wasn't happy with just making an appearance in the NIT Season Tip-Off at Madison Square Garden. He thought the Dragons could win a game, or even two.
NEW YORK -- Andy Kennedy professed not to know what kind of team his Ole Miss Rebels are six weeks into the season. But what he saw Friday afternoon has made him excited for what may lay ahead.
STARKVILLE -- Now that football season is over at Starkville High School, boys basketball coach Greg Carter knows his team will get some frontcourt depth.
STARKVILLE -- Demarius Calvert took care of business early for the West Point High School boys basketball team. While Calvert helped keep the Green Wave close at the start, A.J. Jones' play in the fourth quarter proved even more valuable.
STARKVILLE -- At the end of his postgame media conference, Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen asked reporters who forced the final fumble that ended the 2013 Battle for the Golden Egg.
STARKVILLE --Mississippi State Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin confirmed after the football team's 17-10 overtime victory against Ole Miss on Thursday night the school has begun pre-selling process for three bowl destinations.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- AJ McCarron has risen to the occasion on big stages with Southeastern Conference and national titles on the line.
NEW YORK -- Jabari Parker is already in the Duke record book. The freshman matched his season-high with 27 points, setting the school record for consecutive 20-point games to start a career and the sixth-ranked Blue Devils beat Alabama 74-64 on Wednesday night in the semifinals of the NIT Season Tip-Off.
STARKVILLE -- Welcome to Dak Prescott's Thanksgiving night miracle.
In his postgame news conference, Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen used words like "miraculous" and "divine intervention" after his team's 17-10 overtime victory against Ole Miss on Thursday night in the Battle for the Golden Egg.
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STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State men's basketball team should be thankful today it earned a victory Wednesday in a game its coach thought it should've lost. MSU proved once again it can mentally sleepwalk through a game against a Southwestern Athletic Conference opponent without consequences, as it edged Jackson State 58-56 at Humphrey Coliseum.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State men's basketball coach Rick Ray said freshman point guard IJ ready isn't close to returning from his hamstring injury.
Tyson Lee made sure his cell phone was fully charged every Friday night during the 2012 football season.
STARKVILLE -- The twinkle in Katia May's eye gave away her answer before the question was finished. The Mississippi State senior guard's raised left eyebrow only magnified her eagerness to prove she and junior Jerica James are up to the task.
REFORM, Ala. -- Pickens County High School football coach Patrick Plott believes his team has done well this year rising to a challenge.
STARKVILLE -- The accolades continue to pour in for Gabe Jackson. On Wednesday, the Mississippi State standout guard was named the first winner of the Kent Hull Trophy as the most outstanding collegiate offensive lineman in the state of Mississippi.
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