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Sanders eager to contribute for Ole Miss

Posted 8/31/2011 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Vincent Sanders is ready to make an impact. With the University of Mississippi football team's season opener against BYU looming at 3:45 p.m. Saturday (ESPN), Sanders appears primed to get the first chance to make a play. The 6-foot-1, 190-pounder is listed behind freshman Donte Moncrief at split end. Ja-Mes Logan or Nickolas Brassel, Tobias Singleton, or Terrell Grant are listed at flanker.

 

 

No vanilla packages in MSU's defense

Posted 8/31/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Nothing will be basic about the No. 20 Mississippi State football team's defense after the first play this season. As he prepares for his first game as defensive coordinator, MSU coach Chris Wilson said his unit won't leave any schemes unused in its season opener Thursday at the University of Memphis (7 p.m., Fox Sports Net).

 

 

Relf ready to lead Bulldogs

Posted 8/30/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State football team's quarterback position is in a much better shape than last year as the team prepares for its season opener at 7 p.m. Thursday (Fox Sports Net) at the University of Memphis.

 

 

Wilson keeps starting MLB spot

Posted 8/30/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State defensive coordinator Chris Wilson made it clear Monday why junior linebacker Brandon Wilson is still where he is on the Bulldogs' opening week depth chart.

 

 

Locals will play key roles for ICC football

Posted 8/30/2011 in College Sports

FULTON -- The foundation has been laid. Jon Williams knows the next step is to put players in the right positions so they can make plays.

 

 

Mullen adapting Oregon tactics to MSU offense

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Go ahead and let Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen describe the way he see the give-and-take relationship among coaches.

 

 

Hazelwood will try to find seven

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- There already is a bit of desperation, a lot of frustration, and some shock in the voice of Mississippi State volleyball coach Jenny Hazelwood. After a 1-2 weekend in its season-opening Maroon Classic tournament at Newell-Grissom Gymnasium, there's legitimate arguments all of those feelings are justified.

 

 

Stephens feels EMCC has pieces

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

Buddy Stephens is apprehensive, curious, and confident all at the same time. If that sounds difficult, the East Mississippi Community College football coach will tell you it isn't.

 

 

Rebels hold dress rehearsal for opening day; Alabama practice indoors

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

OXFORD -- With the season opener one week away, the University of Mississippi football team took the field inside Vaught-Hemingway for a two-plus hour dress rehearsal Saturday morning.

 

 

Ole Miss hopes to surprise in SEC

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Houston Nutt has been known to turn a team with low expectations into one of the Southeastern Conference's best in his 14-year coaching career in the Southeastern Conference.

 

 

Alabama working on to-do list

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama's August to-do list: Pick starting quarterback. Replace Heisman Trophy winner and a few other first-round draft picks. Find left tackle, playmaking receivers and a defensive lineman or two. It's almost enough to distract the Crimson Tide from all that national title talk.

 

 

Gardner dismissed from MSU basketball team

Posted 8/27/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State announced Friday morning freshman guard D.J. Gardner has been dismissed from the men's basketball program a little more than six months after signing with the school.

 

 

MSU's Hood isn't concerned with featured role

Posted 8/26/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Most incoming freshmen in any college sport are asked to raise their level of play. Mississippi State forward Rodney Hood is enjoying just being a part of a team where he isn't the focus.

 

 

Mullen will be featured speaker at Starkville QB Club

Posted 8/26/2011 in College Sports

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen will be the featured speaker Tuesday night at the Starkville Country Club when the Starkville Quarterback Club launches its 46th season.

 

 

Russell has good feelings for Memphis game

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Tyler Russell still remembers what it felt like to walk off the field against the University of Memphis. The third-year sophomore would like to repeat that sense of accomplishment at 7 p.m. Sept. 1 against Memphis one year later.

 

 

Allen energizes Alabama volleyball

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Ed Allen's energy is infectious. But after only a few minutes with the new University of Alabama volleyball coach it's very easy to get pumped up about the chances for the sport to flourish at the school.

 

 

Aberdeen's Buchanan ready to take bigger role for ICC

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

FULTON --Rashad Pargo knows the pecking order. After using his first season at Itawamba Community College to redshirt, Pargo, a former standout at Aberdeen High School, was able to watch his former AHS teammate make an impact with the Indians as a freshman.

 

 

MSU women's basketball announces schedule

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Seventeen games at Humphrey Coliseum and a road trip to defending national champion Texas A&M highlight the Mississippi State women's basketball team's schedule for the 2011-12 season, which was released Tuesday.

 

 

Alabama football returns to practice

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama football team worked out in full pads for two hours Tuesday at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields.

 

 

Ole Miss women's basketball announces schedule

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Fifth-year University of Mississippi women's basketball coach Renee Ladner's 2011-12 team will face a schedule that includes 13 teams that advanced to postseason last year, including five that played in the NCAA tournament a year ago.

 

 

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