STARKVILLE -- Cord Sandberg said after he was drafted it wouldn't take very long to decide which sport he would play. He wasn't lying.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Nine players with ties to the Mississippi State University baseball team heard their names called Friday and Saturday in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft.
OXFORD -- Senior right-handers Brett Huber and Tanner Bailey became the final two University of Mississippi baseball players to be selected in the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft on Saturday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- University of Alabama senior pitcher Charley Sullivan and senior catcher Brett Booth were selected Saturday on the third day of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft.
EUGENE, Ore. -- If his first year competing on the collegiate level was any indication, Piotr Antosik has a bright future. Although the freshman from Poland didn't place in the javelin, he throw of 210 feet helped him finish 18th at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday at Hayward Field.
The Mississippi State University baseball team is one victory away from getting back to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb., for the first time since 2007.
STARKVILLE -- Unlike John Cohen, who keeps his cell phone in the back pocket of his uniform pants, Mississippi State University pitching coach Butch Thompson doesn't need to hear or want to listen to the instant reaction to his moves.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University junior outfielder Hunter Renfroe has experienced what he calls the "surreal moment" of being a first-round pick in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft.
The NCAA placed the Mississippi State University football program on probation for two years and reduced the number of its scholarships from 85 to 83 Friday as the result of an investigation by the NCAA Committee of Infractions into improprieties in the recruiting of Will Redmond, a defensive back from Memphis.
Infractions' decision regarding MSU. Britton Banowsky, the chair of the NCAA committee and current commissioner of Conference USA, is conducting the teleconference.
STARKVILLE -- Three years ago, Hunter Renfroe found out in an undramatic way he had been drafted. Renfroe was taking extra batting practice at Copiah Academy and didn't notice he had missed several missed calls from the Boston area.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University coach John Cohen did everything but announce Kendall Graveman would be his starting pitcher for game one of the NCAA Charlottesville Super Regional.
STARKVILLE -- Four months later, the celebration continues for the Starkville Academy girls basketball team. Starkville Academy cemented its place in the history books earlier this season with a 43-0 finish that included a Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA, Division II state championship, a Class AAA state title, and an overall state championship.
EUGENE, Ore. -- University of Mississippi sophomore Sam Kendricks captured a national title in the men's pole vault at the 2013 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Wednesday night.
The Golden Triangle is sending three of the state's best baseball players to the state of Oklahoma. Columbus High School's Trace Lee and Chris McCullough and New Hope High's Will Golsan left this morning with some of the top juniors from the state of Mississippi for the 17th annual Junior Sunbelt Classic tournament in McAlester, Okla. Led by Brandon High and former New Hope High coach Stacy Hester, Columbus High coach Jeffrey Cook, and Caledonia High coach John Wilson, the team will kick off a 10-game schedule against teams from across the country Friday.
STARKVILLE - When informed if he knew anything about the University of Virginia, his future opponent in a Super Regional round, Hunter Renfroe had one thought.
STARKVILLE -- Four years ago, the Mississippi State University baseball program began to piece together in recruiting what Monday night's Starkville Regional championship game would look like.
STARKVILLE --Throw strikes, play solid defense, and get timely hits. It sounds easy to do, but the Mississippi State University baseball team couldn't put all of those things together in five previous games against the University of Central Arkansas.
Adam Lowrey isn't sure where his next step will take him. Lowrey also isn't certain if his next job will be as a head coach, a coordinator, or as an assistant coach.
The Mississippi State University baseball team concocted a perfect mix of pitching, defense, and hitting Monday to keep its season alive.
1. Reed's message hit home in, out of school HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Bates, Berry have strong showings at Junior Sunbelt Classic HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. MSU's 1998 team celebrates anniversary of trip to CWS COLLEGE SPORTS
4. MSU walks it off against Washington COLLEGE SPORTS
5. Wilson's way based on team approach HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS