POPLARVILLE -- East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens really enjoys defensive touchdowns. Another one of Stephens' favorite things is a special teams score.
Mississippi State University will open its football season Saturday in Houston, Texas, with a contest against No. 13 Oklahoma State University.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State University coaching staff is teaching Tyler Russell in his fifth season like he's the contestant on a game show.
STARKVILLE -- The similarities can't be avoided when talking about the two defensive coordinators in Saturday's Texas Kickoff Classic.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Vanderbilt Commodores are hoping experience provides that little something extra against the University of Mississippi.
Five things to watch in this season opener between the University of Mississippi and Vanderbilt University tonight in the Southeastern Conference season opener for both teams.
SCOOBA -- Byerson Cockrell likes to listen.
STARKVILLE -- D'Runnya Wilson has now gone from a unknown three-star late signee to a player who has exploded onto the Mississippi State University depth chart.
STARKVILLE -- Just because the Mississippi State University coaching staff is preparing to see two quarterbacks Saturday doesn't mean the game plan will be drastically different.
STARKVILLE -- Les Koenning has learned in 32 years as a football coach the question he likes the least: Who is calling the offensive plays?
STARKVILLE -- According to multiple reports, the No. 13 Oklahoma State University football team may be without its projected starting left tackle for the 2013 season.
Football season finds supporters of the University of Mississippi anticipating the season at a fervor pitch.
FULTON -- Former Columbus High School football player Dalon Moore was a late addition to the Itawamba Community College signing class.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- University of Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron offers a primer for what it takes to fit in with the top-ranked Crimson Tide football team.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Selling tickets should be easy for a Southeastern Conference football team coming off a 9-4 season, especially for the opening game against the University of Mississippi.
STARKVILLE -- The regular-season home opener was more a mental cleansing than a celebration for the Mississippi State University women's soccer program.
The players -- not those millionaire coaches -- are providing the star power in the Southeastern Conference's drive for an eighth-straight national title.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama's receiving corps has one standout and an impressive supporting cast. Now it's up to Amari Cooper and Company to live up to a preseason buzz ordinarily reserved for the top-ranked Crimson Tide's tailbacks and defense.
STARKVILLE -- Tyler Russell is able to watch himself on film in the final two games of the 2012 season and smile at what he's learning.
STARKVILLE -- Home is foreign concept for college football assistant coaches.
1. Changes to mental approach, swing have helped Rooker COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Starkville Academy's Hamilton signs with EMCC HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Oak Hill Academy beats West Memphis to reach second round HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Starkville Academy's Futral signs with EMCC HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. McArthur, Ole Miss beat No. 16 Arkansas COLLEGE SPORTS