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SEC suspends MSU's Hughes for 'flagrant' hit

Posted 10/27/2010 in College Sports

Mississippi State University freshman linebacker Chris Hughes will miss the team's game against the University of Kentucky at 6 p.m. Saturday (ESPNU) after a league suspension for an unnecessary hit in its win against the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

 

 

Starkville's Logan fitting in at Lamar

Posted 10/27/2010 in College Sports

Octavius Logan of Lamar University has been on a personal odyssey to play football at a higher level.

 

 

Kentucky's Cobb presents challenge for MSU

Posted 10/26/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The University of Kentucky's Randall Cobb will be the Mississippi State football team's most difficult individual matchup this season. MSU defensive coordinator Manny Diaz thinks enough of the Wildcats' do-it-all player that he believes Cobb will present a greater challenge than Auburn University quarterback Cameron Newton.

 

SEC informs MSU of cowbell violation

Posted 10/25/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The future of cowbells rests in the hands of Mississippi State's fans. While it's been the obvious component of the Southeastern Conference's amended artificial noisemaker ban to help accommodate MSU's greatest sporting symbol, the current margin for error is nil. MSU Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin confirmed Monday the SEC has notified the school it will be fined for violations of the cowbell compromise.

 

Mullen: Passing game needs work

Posted 10/25/2010 in College Sports

After narrowly avoiding an upset loss to Alabama-Birmingham, Dan Mullen and the Mississippi State Bulldogs are still looking to improve their passing game.

 

 

Warren has responsibilities at Ole Miss

Posted 10/25/2010 in College Sports

As the only returning starter for the Ole Miss Rebels, Chris Warren carries the responsibility of leading a team with six new players without the likes of Terrico White, Murphy Holloway or Eniel Polynice to help share the load.

 

 

Melson plans to lead Lady Rebs as only returning starter

Posted 10/25/2010 in College Sports

Kayla Melson is going to do everything she can to help lead the University of Mississippi women's basketball team this season.

 

Kicking the Blazers

Posted 10/24/2010 in College Sports

No. 24 Bulldogs survive late scare on strength of DePasquale's two field goals.

 

Expectations puzzle MSU's Stansbury

Posted 10/22/2010 in College Sports

Mississippi State head basketball coach Rick Stansbury was surprised to see the media select his team as preseason favorite to win the Southeastern Conference's West Division. Not that he doesn't have complete confidence in his team, but more than anyone he knows what the Bulldogs lost from last season.

 

 

Bulldogs' Bailey is Mr. Fix-it

Posted 10/22/2010 in College Sports

Turns out, Mississippi State forward Elgin Bailey can fix anything. Team in need of a confidence boost? Bailey's got you covered. Need intense defending and rebounding? He'll hook you up.

 

 

Lady Bulldogs will be going through changes

Posted 10/22/2010 in College Sports

Traditional approaches don't apply this season to the Mississippi State women's basketball team.

 

Injuries spoil UAB year for Cox, Autrey

Posted 10/21/2010 in College Sports

It's a waiting game for Quartney Cox and Billy Autrey. The former West Point and Columbus high school standouts used their times at East Mississippi Community College to earn scholarships to play football at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Both players envisioned the 2010 season as the one they would realize their dream to play college football at the highest level of Division I.

 

Smith hopes to make an impact

Posted 10/21/2010 in College Sports

Shaun Smith has been chasing his basketball potential for the past three years. That's saying a lot for a player who was heavily recruited as a high school senior.

 

 

MSU football succeeds with direct approach

Posted 10/20/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- No pass, no problem. The Mississippi State football team's commitment to the running game reached its defining moment Saturday in a 10-7 landmark win against then-No. 22 University of Florida.

 

 

MSU's Govero moves from student to teacher

Posted 10/20/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mary Kathryn Govero learned about patience at an early age. One of eight children, including five younger than her, Govero understood she always wasn't going to be the center of attention.

 

 

Tennessee women pick to win SEC

Posted 10/20/2010 in College Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The University of Tennessee was predicted to win the 2011 Southeastern Conference women's basketball championship in voting Tuesday by a select panel of SEC and national media members.

 

 

Blanchard, ICC ready for Northeast

Posted 10/20/2010 in College Sports

Former Aberdeen High School football standout Tevin Blanchard has been studying football game films more often this season at Itawamba Community College to get a better idea of his squad's weekly opponent. There's no secret Thursday night.

 

 

Full speed ahead for MSU's White

Posted 10/19/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Judging by Mississippi State linebacker Chris White's glowing stat line Saturday against then-No. 22 University of Florida, you'd think he'd been playing middle linebacker all his life. Assumptions are risky, but in White's case it's considered a compliment.

 

 

MSU, Ole Miss' Warren get top billing in media voting

Posted 10/19/2010 in College Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Mississippi State men's basketball team and the University of Mississippi's Chris Warren earned top billing Monday. For the second-consecutive year, media members covering the Southeastern Conference have picked MSU to win the Western Division, while Warren, a senior guard, was picked to the preseason All-SEC first team.

 

 

Notoriety challenge for ranked Bulldogs

Posted 10/19/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- It's time to see how the Mississippi State football team handles success. The No. 24 Bulldogs (5-2, 2-2 Southeastern Conference) are ranked for the first time in nine years and are one win away from bowl eligibility after beating then-No. 22 Florida 10-7 Saturday in Gainesville, Fla.

 

 

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