STARKVILLE -- After throwing the only road shutout in league play this season Saturday at Auburn, Mississippi State redshirt junior left-hander Ross Mitchell was named Southeastern Conference Co-Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Monday.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State men's golf coach Clay Homan came to the NCAA Regional selection party Monday morning with a clipboard, pen, and a wish list. By the end of the selection show, Homan and his players received everything they wanted: a second-straight postseason berth and a destination that kept them away from defending national champion Alabama and a site without a home-course advantage for the host.
STARKVILLE -- Being a counselor is part of the job description of any coach. Nobody knows that better than Mississippi State women's golf coach Ginger Brown-Lemm, who had to make sure her team forgot about the Southeastern Conference Championships.
AUBURN, Ala. -- After using dominant pitching to win the first two games of the series, the Mississippi State baseball team broke out the bats Sunday afternoon. MSU had a season-high 19 hits and finished a three-game sweep of Auburn with 12-1 victory at Plainsman Park. The Bulldogs broke open a tight game by scoring eight times in the seventh inning.
STARKVILLE -- Dan Mullen says he never has had a problem scheduling major conference opponents. On Wednesday, the Mississippi State football coach said in a Southeastern Conference teleconference he is concerned about his school's ability to get teams from the other major conferences to play a game at Davis Wade Stadium.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- The Mississippi State softball team used a solo home run by freshman Caroline Seitz in the seventh inning to break a tie and beat No. 25 LSU 4-3 on Sunday at Tiger Park. Seitz went 3-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored to help MSU (38-18, 10-14 Southeastern Conference) close the regular season with a victory.
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STARKVILLE -- The message is clear in the Mississippi State baseball locker room: The chemistry is good and not to be tampered with following a disappointing loss Wednesday night. MSU needs its chemistry to be solid as it prepares to face Auburn at 6 tonight in Game 1 of a three-game Southeastern Conference series in Auburn, Ala.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State senior second baseman Heidi Shape admits it has taken a little bit longer than she and her teammates would have liked.
STARKVILLE -- It's now becoming an alarming trend for the home team at Dudy Noble Field.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State fans love to manage John Cohen's baseball team more than any other sport on campus. With so many unpaid coaches in the stands and watching from home, Cohen normally sounds like he is justifying his moves to fans who aren't at practice, aren't watching film of previous games, and haven't seen what he has seen in more than 20 years as a coach.
MAYHEW -- East Mississippi Community College's second national football championship season in three years was celebrated Saturday night in a ring presentation banquet in the Lyceum auditorium on EMCC's Golden Triangle campus.
STARKVILLE -- The annual Mississippi State Road Dawgs Tour, featuring athletic department and university officials, will kick off Monday with stops in Hattiesburg and Biloxi.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State baseball team is going in the opposite direction when it is supposed to be securing a NCAA tournament bid.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State has tried recently to assemble football schedules that give its teams a chance to play in bowl games in December and January. The Southeastern Conference added a wrinkle Sunday at a special meeting in Atlanta that likely will bolster the strength of all of its member schools' football schedules.
STARKVILLE -- Asked if she wanted the ball in her final game at Mississippi State, Alison Owen was emphatic. "Of course," Owen said. "I always want the ball."
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The No. 16 Ole Miss baseball team continued to click Sunday, scoring in seven consecutive innings en route to a 9-6 victory against No. 17 Kentucky. The victory helped Ole Miss (33-12, 13-8 Southeastern Conference) sweep Kentucky (27-19, 9-12) and move into a tie for first place with No. 8 Alabama atop the SEC's Western Division.
STARKVILLE -- The series finale blues continued for Mississippi State.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State senior first baseman Logan Foulks believes her team felt like it was out-fought Friday night in a Southeastern Conference loss to Arkansas.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State offense brought its week-long momentum from Columbia, Mo., through Pearl and to Dudy Noble Field Thursday night.
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