AUSTIN, Tex. -- What a difference a year can make. A lot of things can happen in a year. For Ole Miss and Texas, a year can mean a 180 degree difference in the direction of your football program. After jumping out to a 14-0 lead early, Ole Miss took Texas's best shots in the 2nd quarter, then rolled in the second half behind a strong rushing attack to take 44-23 victory before 101,474 fans, the 3rd largest crowd in Texas history.
AUSTIN, Tex. -- The eyes of Mississippi were upon Austin, Texas this week as the roads leading west from Mississippi were ﬁlled with Ole Miss fans traveling to the Texas state capital in anticipation of their beloved Rebels ﬁrst visit since 1925 to take on national power Texas on the gridiron.
WEST POINT - Down 15 points early, the Oak Hill Academy football team did not panic Friday night. They simply went to work.
The letters -- JA -- stand for excellence.
ABERDEEN -- It was deja vu and Friday the 13th all rolled into one here Friday as defending Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 4A state champion Noxubee County posted a 39-21 win over the Aberdeen Bulldogs.
STARKVILLE -- Facing a near-must win situation in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA, District 1 race, the Starkville Academy football team came through in fine fashion Friday night.
STARKVILLE -- Redemption was the word of the night for the Starkville High School defense.
SULLIGENT, Ala. -- Aliceville High School football coach Charles Moody felt like his Yellow Jackets played their most complete game of the season Friday night.
Five minutes into the game, Jason Dickerson could smell blood in the water.
WEST POINT -- Columbus High School football coach Tony Stanford sent a stern message to his team Friday night.
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STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann refused comment on a Yahoo Sports report that two former Mississippi State football players received impermissible benefits.
STARKVILLE -- Each member of the 87-player Starkville High School football roster couldn't be more eager to play again.
CALEDONIA -- Bobby Rushing couldn't allow the pressure to engulf him.
MACON -- Tyrone Shorter wasn't as distressed Sunday as he was following his team's season-opening loss to Starkville High School.
SCOOBA -- East Mississippi Community College freshman running back Preston Baker hobbled back to the team's postgame huddle Thursday night.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama coach Nick Saban knows it's become irrelevant whether frenetic, no-huddle offenses are what he wants college football to be.
AUSTIN, Texas -- The Texas Longhorns are in crisis.
1. Heritage Academy wins boys' basketball state championship HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. MSU men knock off South Carolina in overtime HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Columbus boys move within three wins of state title HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. West Lowndes drops playoff contest at home HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. MSU women look to finish undefeated regular season today COLLEGE SPORTS