Shock was the operative word Tuesday for the Mississippi State women's basketball team. Martha Alwal and Breanna Richardson had places at the front of the line.
Vic Schaefer has talked numerous times about how much progress the Mississippi State women's basketball team has made from last season. Schaefer hopes the Bulldogs continue to prove him right by not duplicating the finish to the 2012-13 season.
While the National Junior College Athletic Association Region XXIII tournament is played in Clinton each season, the East Mississippi Community College men's basketball team has felt right at home, winning four-straight championships. Each title has earned EMCC a trip to NJCAA National Championship tournament in Hutchinson, Kan.
OXFORD -- The Ole Miss football team began year three of the High Freeze era Tuesday night with the start of spring practice.
STARKVILLE -- Paul Young will have to wait at least a year to make his debut for Mississippi State. The right-handed pitcher, who was one of the nation's most attractive junior college prospects in 2013, had Tommy John surgery on his throwing arm Tuesday and will miss the season.
STARKVILLE -- Freshmen aren't normally put in do-or-die situations at Dudy Noble Field. However, that is what Mississippi State coach John Cohen asked of Reid Humphreys when he went to the freshman infielder Saturday with the game on the line.
STARKVILLE -- Throughout the preseason, nobody thought health would be a major problem for IJ Ready.
STARKVILLE -- A day after tying a 33-year-old stolen bases record, Derrick Armstrong kept running Sunday. The Mississippi State senior outfielder Derrick Armstrong showed again why he is a player opponents hate to play, delivering a key two-run single in a seven-run seventh inning that pushed No. 18 MSU to a 9-0 victory against Eastern Illinois before a crowd of 7,631 at Dudy Noble Field.
ATHENS, Ga. -- The Georgia women's basketball team used an 11-0 run early in the first half Sunday to build a double-digit lead en route to its 77-48 rout of Mississippi State at Stegeman Coliseum.
GULFPORT -- Senior Alison Owen and freshman Alexis Silkwood delivered dominating pitching performances Sunday to ensure the Mississippi State softball team would own the best 20-game start in program history. Owen guided MSU to a 2-1 victory against Ohio, while Silkwood helped the club to a 2-1 victory against Texas State in its final games at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Softball Classic.
STARKVILLE -- Saturday was freshman day at Dudy Noble Field.
STARKVILLE - The rat-a-tat tap of Vic Schaefer's finger and pen echoed throughout the interview room.
STARKVILLE -- The inability to make one more play Thursday night resulted in another painful overtime loss for the Mississippi State women's basketball team.
STARKVILLE -- Brian Johnson is in a "unique" situation to pay forward the opportunity he received from Dan Mullen nearly 11 years ago.
STARKVILLE -- With his team mired in a 10-game losing streak, Mississippi State men's basketball coach Rick Ray hasn't lost sight of what his team needs to do to reverse its fortunes.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State softball coach Vann Stuedeman has emphasized the need to grow the sport of softball in the state of Mississippi repeatedly in her first three seasons in Starkville.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State baseball essentially had to use a form of reverse psychology Wednesday to ignore the on-the-field thermometer at game time.
STARKVILLE -- It's as if Rick Ray saw this way Wednesday's game was coming for days. Tennessee used its physical play to dominate a undermanned Mississippi State squad in the post and then hung on in the second half for a 75-68 road victory.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State women's basketball has established an identity.
OXFORD -- The smiles returned to the faces of the Mississippi Rebels Wednesday night and as far as coach Andy Kennedy was concerned, it could not have come at a better time.
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