STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State University men's basketball program will try to avoid a dubious distinction tonight. MSU (0-1) hasn't lost its first two games in a season since 1967 when Jan Dan Gold was in his second year after replacing legendary coach Babe McCarthy.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University junior quarterback Tyler Russell has been studying feverishly, but it has nothing to do with the fact that semester finals are less than a month away.
STARKVILLE -- Senior Day on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium will involve a special recognition for a fallen teammate. Mississippi State University announced Monday it will include the late Nick Bell among the 28 seniors it will honor Saturday when MSU takes to the home field for the final time this season against the University of Arkansas (11:21 a.m., WCBI).
MACON -- The numbers have been flying around Tyrone Shorter since Friday. Shorter's Noxubee County High School football team defeated two-time defending Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 4A state champion Lafayette County 14-0 on Friday night in Macon.
STARKVILLE -- One of the first things Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen is likely to do when he arrives at the Bryan Building each morning this week is check the trainers report.
STARKVILLE -- Martha Alwal has a new taste this year that she will attempt to satisfy.
STARKVILLE -- In order to start the rebuilding job staring at Mississippi State University, first-year men's basketball coach Rick Ray had to make an unusual request to his new fan base.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Two plays.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Following his redshirt season, the Mississippi State University football team has been able to operate on a single constant principle.
CLINTON -- Hudson Bean smiled.
CLINTON -- Taylor Fields and the Heritage Academy football team have been chasing championships since the fourth grade.
WEST POINT -- Friday night's 38-0 victory over Canton (5-7) was not only the eighth straight win for the West Point Green Wave (10-2), it also places Coach Chris Chambless' team one step closer to becoming the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 5A state champions, a place they haven't been since 2010. After a slow start in the first half scoring only 14 points, the Green Wave showed signs of life in the second half, scoring 24 additional unanswered points. It was the second straight week the team has scored 38 points.
STARKVILLE -- During much of the 2012 season, the passing offense of the Starkville High football team has been hit or miss.
MACON -- Painful memories are the ones hardest to shake off.
MADISON -- For Columbus High School, reality dealt a harsh blow Friday night.
STARKVILLE -- Todd Buchanan knows how passionate Vic Schaefer is about basketball.
TROY, Ala. -- Mississippi State University coach Rick Ray insisted Friday night he wouldn't make excuses following his team's frustrating 56-53 loss at Troy University.
TROY, Ala. -- The rebuilding of the Mississippi State University men's basketball program began Friday night with a reminder to fans this process is going to have to be with a big picture philosophy.
CLINTON -- The Heritage Academy football team accomplished the goal it had in mind all season: It gave coach Barrett Donahoe a Gatorade moment he will always remember.
STARKVILLE -- Martha Alwal and Kendra Grant took the first steps Friday to becoming the leaders Vic Schaefer needs.
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