The final basket of New Hope High School senior Julia Franks' career was not a game-winner.
For the second straight off-season, Columbus High School is in the market for a new football coach.
STARKVILLE -- Limited suspense did not mean the Mississippi State University football program still did not close out a Top 25 finish on National Signing Day Wednesday.
STARKVILLE -- Starkville High School football coach Chris Jones felt like a proud papa Wednesday afternoon.
MACON -- Success breeds tradition.
WEST POINT -- Ke'Aris Smith didn't lose faith.
WEST POINT -- Championship programs attract champions.
Championship programs have plenty of caretakers.
It's not unusual for a coach to say a defensive back goes 100 mph.
Name your poison, Moak Griffin will deliver it. The Heritage Academy senior can outscore you if he needs to, either from the perimeter or with strong moves to the basket. The multi-sport standout is equally capable of controlling a game with his rebounding or with his playmaking ability.
TUPELO -- Typically basketball coaches go to their bench looking for a spark and an increase in tempo.
CALEDONIA -- The postseason plans of the Golden Triangle's public school soccer teams ended Monday night.
STARKVILLE -- As the calendar inches toward February, the Starkville High School girls basketball team find itself in familiar territory. The Lady Jackets (15-3) have won 11-straight games and are two wins shy of another undefeated run through Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A, Region 3 play.
Eli Acker sensed his team needed a spark. With 5 minutes, 29 seconds remaining in the third quarter, the Heritage Academy junior stepped into the second block on the right lane, bent at the waist, and turned to his left. He locked eyes with teammate Moak Griffin and mouthed the words, "Let's go." The spark didn't come immediately.
CALEDONIA -- Listening has helped Lizzie Truelock experience an epiphany this season.
Alex Williams wants to bring a state championship mentality to Aberdeen High School.
Columbus High School girls basketball coach Yvonne Hairston likes to keep the team's suffocating press and trap defense in her pocket until its needed.
STARKVILLE -- Heritage Academy junior basketball player Eli Acker had a quick answer to the question Friday night.
STARKVILLE -- Starkville Academy senior Mary Peyton Passons does not need a roster to know how many seniors are on her basketball team.
Lex Rogers never has had a problem making an impression.
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5. MSU women host Southern on Friday at The Hump COLLEGE SPORTS