COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin doesn't mind crediting a little divine intervention for a 67-66 victory against Alabama on Saturday that gave his Gamecocks back-to-back Southeastern Conference wins for the first time in three seasons.
STARKVILLE -- Jake Vickerson needed something good to happen before fans at Dudy Noble Field started to compare him to his older brother.
AUBURN, Ala. -- The Auburn men's basketball team's prolific scoring duo Chris Denson and KT Harrell racked up points and free throws. Denson scored 30 points and Harrell rebounded from a rough game with 26 to lead the Tigers to a 92-82 victory against Mississippi State on Saturday in a game that was controlled by strong foul shooting and huge performances from the Southeastern Conference's No. 2 scoring tandem.
ATHENS, Ga. -- Kenny Gaines kept Georgia close by matching Marshall Henderson's five 3-pointers. Still, with the game tied and only 1.5 seconds remaining, third place in the Southeastern Conference was riding on Charles Mann's free throws, and the Georgia sophomore said his confidence never wavered, even after he missed his first attempt.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State men's basketball coach Rick Ray admitted to having no answers Wednesday night following his team's most lopsided home loss of the season. "I can't put my finger on it, but we've got to start figuring it out," Ray said.
STARKVILLE -- Tyson Cunningham was part of the best stretch the Mississippi State men's basketball team had Wednesday in a 75-55 loss to Georgia.
STARKVILLE -- Georgia men's basketball coach Mark Fox says he doesn't like to and won't play much zone defense.
STARKVILLE -- In front of at least 100 fathers and sons at a fall baseball camp, Ben Bracewell found himself making a promise to Mississippi State pitching coach Butch Thompson.
STARKVILLE -- If there's ever a good omen for Mississippi State baseball, it's the new living situation for pitcher Brandon Woodruff.
STARKVILLE -- IJ Ready has no cause to feel the way he did medically and emotionally Saturday while in the Humphrey Coliseum training room.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State announced the finalized football coaching staff Monday for the 2014 season.
STARKVILLE -- Caroline Seitz may have been listening to the hype. A lot of the Mississippi State softball team's hopes for a successful season in softball hinge on a highly-touted freshman class. Seitz, a freshman infielder from Birmingham, is part of that class.
AUBURN, Ala. -- The Mississippi State women's basketball team was unable to strong first half showing hold up Sunday afternoon, falling on the road to Auburn, 51-43.
CONWAY, Ark. -- Former Columbus High School and Starkville Academy standout Maggie Proffitt scored a team-high 23 points to lead the Central Arkansas women's basketball team to a 62-30 victory against New Orleans on Saturday.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State freshman point guard IJ Ready missed his seventh game of the 2013-14 season due to injury or illness Saturday.
STARKVILLE -- The depth and size issue couldn't overcome a healthy effort from Mississippi State at home against nationally-ranked Kentucky.
STARKVILLE -- Brian Johnson will finally get to work with Dan Mullen.
STARKVILLE -- Vic Schaefer knew the reality of the situation prior to the season.
STARKVILLE -- A small senior class from the 2013 season and a less than stellar in-state pool of talent for the Class of 2014 had the Mississippi State football team looking to the 2015 signing class to make a big splash.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State football team anticipates announcing the final piece to its coaching staff next week. MSU coach Dan Mullen said Wednesday at his National Signing Day media conference he has had talks about filling his final open staff position, but that he wanted to wait until after the 2014 recruiting season to finalize the hire.
1. Notebook: Self enjoys career day as Bulldogs enjoy sweep COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Starkville routs Murrah in playoff opener, falls in second game HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. New Hope starts postseason with win over Lake Cormorant HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Moyer, Jr. wins at Bullring for first time LOCAL SPORTS