STARKVILLE -- The college recruiting process of Jay Hughes made it plainly clear who runs the show in the Hughes household -- his mother Marion.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University cross country coach Houston Franks understands his athletes are a little bit different mentally and it's intentionally.
A quick glance at the junior college football schedules revealed arch-rivals East Mississippi Community College and Itawamba Community College will play each other the final week of the regular season.
STARKVILLE -- The rebuilding project for Mississippi State University volleyball coach Jenny Hazelwood continues to just get harder.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University hasn't been a victim of serious injuries throughout the first weeks of fall camp.
STARKVILLE -- Who's next?
STARKVILLE -- At 5-foot-5, Elisabeth Sullivan easily could have gone unnoticed, but her speed didn't allow it.
OXFORD -- After a weekend scrimmage that saw the University of Mississippi football team's defense set the tone, the offense responded Monday to the challenge on the first day back on the practice field, much to the delight of coach Hugh Freeze.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University will be without a four-star center for this upcoming men's basketball season.
STARKVILLE - Substitutions in the game of football might arguably be the most chaotic element a coach has to handle.
STARKVILLE - In a practice setting Mississippi State University junior tight end Christian Holmes embodies the title of man without a country.
STARKVILLE -- Pork Chop is back at Mississippi State University. After spending a decade in the NFL, Floyd Womack, or "Pork Chop" as he's affectionately known by to MSU fans, has returned to his alma mater to work as an assistant coach on Dan Mullen's staff.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen wasn't happy Thursday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi spoke to the University of Alabama's football team about topics he's quite familiar with -- handling expectations and success -- to return the favor after coach Nick Saban's spring training visit.
STARKVILLE -- Dan Mullen grew up a die-hard Boston Red Sox fan in suburban New Hampshire. Maybe that's why the Mississippi State University football coach couldn't wait to use a baseball analogy to describe sixth-year offensive lineman Tobias Smith.
STARKVILLE -- Tiffany Huddleston doesn't mind that there is an alphabet soup following her name on the roster for the 2013 Mississippi State University women's soccer team.
A scholarship offer from the Mississippi State University football team was the right fit in every way for Gerri Green.
STARKVILLE -- True to her nature as a team leader, Morganne Grimes naturally deflects praise to her teammates.
SCOOBA -- Outside the film room of the East Mississippi Community College football offices, a countdown clock shows the time remaining before this season opener at Pearl River Community College.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University football coach Dan Mullen is stressing the importance of communication to his freshmen in practice.
1. West Point's Edwards, Knight will go to EMCC HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Caledonia powerlifting team wins another region title HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. NHHS junior high softball program will play first games Thursday HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Cold start dooms New Hope girls against Ridgeland HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. MSU women keep climbing higher, higher LOCAL COLUMNS