OXFORD -- The Ole Miss Rebels have a lot of fight in them. Anyone who has watched Ole Miss play since Hugh Freeze was hired to coach the Rebels can attest to that. The law of averages says that sooner or later, if your team gives all it has and works as hard as it can, the breaks will go your way and you will find a way to win a close game against a quality opponent.
STARKVILLE -- That noise everybody in Oktibbeha County heard at 9:48 p.m. was a giant sigh of relief. The Mississippi State football team avoided an upset by escaping with a 21-20 victory against a Bowling Green team itching to continue the tradition of Mid-American Conference opponents knocking off Bowl Championship Series schools.
STARKVILLE -- The quarterback controversy is over at Mississippi State.
STARKVILLE -- Will Redmond made two big plays in his eagerly anticipated college football debut.
OXFORD -- Johnny Manziel threw for 346 yards, ran for two touchdowns and No. 9 Texas A&M rallied to beat Mississippi 41-38 on Saturday night.
UNIONTOWN, Ala. -- The Aliceville High School football team clinched a berth in the Alabama High School Athletic Association Class 2A playoffs Friday night with a 61-6 Class 2A, Region 4 victory against R.C. Hatch.
MABEN -- Justin Williams knows how to spoil a party.
BRANDON -- With four weeks left in the regular season, the Columbus High School football team vows to continue working.
GREENVILLE --The Starkville High School football team's defense is back.
ABERDEEN -- Demaria Robinson wowed the Aberdeen High School Homecoming crowd with a rousing rendition of the National Anthem.
CALEDONIA -- Kyle Thompson was running toward the end zone, so he had no idea how slowly time was moving behind him.
WEST POINT -- Adversity stared the Oak Hill Academy football team in the face Friday night.
GREENWOOD -- The Pillow Academy football team kicked the game-winning field goal with seven seconds remaining and then scored a touchdown as Heritage Academy was trying to orchestrate some magic Friday night en route to a 32-22 victory in their Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA, District 1, Division II game.
STARKVILLE -- It's fitting Dominique Dillingham mentions three things when asked what role she feels she will play on the 2013-14 Mississippi State women's basketball team.
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GREENVILLE -- Starkville High School football coach Jamie Mitchell is glad the longest trip for his football team is over.
SCOOBA -- East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens has been worrying about his Lions' practice habits. This week was different.
D.J. Sanders accomplished another first on a slow-pitch softball field Thursday night: She pitched. New Hope High School coach Tabitha Beard has a Senior Night rule: The Lady Trojans must be up 10 runs before players are allowed to change positions. With a 12-2 lead in the fifth inning, Sanders stepped inside the circle to close out her final regular-season game at Lady Trojan Field.
It's all about the mind-set for the Columbus High School football team.
1. West Point, Caledonia, New Hope wins baseball series HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Thompson shows growth at QB in MSU's spring game COLLEGE SPORTS
3. MacNamee delivers for MSU in sweep of No. 4 Arkansas COLLEGE SPORTS
4. No. 7 Ole Miss takes series from No. 24 Georgia COLLEGE SPORTS
5. No. 5 Florida sweeps No. 19 Mississippi State COLLEGE SPORTS