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Defense sparks Louisiana Tech

Posted 12/2/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE --Young teams typically need to learn games aren't decided on one play. A shot or a bad break can be a catalyst, but the lapses along the way often are forgotten when the tide turns. The Mississippi State women's basketball team learned that lesson Wednesday night.

 

 

NCAA rules Auburn's Cam Newton eligible to play

Posted 12/1/2010 in College Sports

The college sports governing body said Wednesday that Newton is eligible to play for the second-ranked Tigers in the Southeastern Conference championship game against South Carolina on Saturday.

 

 

Lady Techsters invade Starkville

Posted 12/1/2010 in College Sports

Brittany Young doesn't sound like an ordinary freshman.

 

 

MSU's last-gasp success runs out

Posted 12/1/2010 in College Sports

Riding a four-game winning streak, Mississippi State's men's basketball team had gotten by with one player carrying the scoring load and others pitching in just enough to win games. Tuesday, the Bulldogs saw that formula burn out in a 61-59 loss to Florida Atlantic (4-4).

 

 

MSU's White in line for Conerly Trophy

Posted 11/30/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Chris White's breakout senior season has him in pole position to capture the Cellular South Conerly Trophy, which will be awarded tonight at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum. The Mississippi State middle linebacker turned in one of the best statistical seasons in the Southeastern Conference, totaling 105 tackles, six sacks, and 15-and-a-half tackles for a loss.

 

 

MSU men target 5-0 start

Posted 11/30/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State men's basketball team will try to extend its season-opening winning streak to five at 7 tonight when it plays host to Florida Atlantic at Humphrey Coliseum.

 

Bulldogs savor win, ready for bowl game

Posted 11/29/2010 in College Sports

In the yearlong war of words between Mississippi State's Dan Mullen and Mississippi's Houston Nutt, Mullen tossed the first barbs and did the majority of the talking, tweaking the "The School Up North" every chance the opportunity arose. Turns out his Bulldogs got the last word, too.

 

New Lady Bulldog gets chance to shine

Posted 11/29/2010 in College Sports

On Sunday, an injury gave one of the new Lady Bulldogs a chance to play an even greater role. Katia May showed in place of Porsha Porter she is capable of exciting things. At the same time, May showed she, like MSU, is a work in progress.

 

 

MSU's Katia May continues to make adjustments today

Posted 11/28/2010 in College Sports

Katia May always thought she was patient and a good communicator. But sometimes even the best talkers need time to make the adjustment from high school to college basketball.

 

 

Mississippi State trumps Rebels on rushing defense

Posted 11/28/2010 in College Sports

As much as the University of Mississippi football team tried to stack the line of scrimmage to stop Mississippi State's rushing attack, the Bulldogs did them one better.

 

 

Mississippi State adds five signees for 2011-12 season

Posted 11/28/2010 in College Sports

Mississippi State women's basketball coach Sharon Fanning-Otis added a little bit of everything to her program for the 2011-12 season.

 

MSU holds onto lead, Egg Bowl

Posted 11/28/2010 in College Sports

Mississippi State built a 22-point third-quarter lead but had to hang on late to secure a 31-23 win and its second straight in the Battle for the Golden Egg.

 

MSU's Chick-fil-A Bowl chances strengthened

Posted 11/28/2010 in College Sports

Mississippi State's 31-23 win over rival Ole Miss not only snapped a two-game losing streak, but helped catapult the Bulldogs to front-runner status for Chick-fil-A Bowl.

 

 

MSU men will face depleted Troy

Posted 11/26/2010 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Three games into the season, nothing has surprised Mississippi State men's basketball coach Rick Stansbury.

 

 

Lifting redshirt tough decision

Posted 11/24/2010 in College Sports

As logical as it seems to slide one or two of the burgeoning redshirt players in for a few plays to spell starters, coaches have a tough decision on whether to do so.

 

 

Egg Bowl bigger? Mullen likes it that way

Posted 11/24/2010 in College Sports

Egg Bowl week gets bigger each year. That's exactly the way Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen wants it.

 

 

Brown, Govero lead MSU women past South Alabama

Posted 11/24/2010 in College Sports

MOBILE, Ala. -- The double-doubles will come. Ashley Brown works too hard not to be rewarded with double-digit efforts in points and rebounds. On Tuesday, Brown inched closer to her first career double-double at Mississippi State with an impeccable sense of timing.

 

 

Bulldogs pull off another ugly 'W' to beat Detroit

Posted 11/23/2010 in College Sports

All three of Mississippi State's men's basketball wins this season haven't been pretty. But as long as there's improvement and a "W," the Bulldogs will take them as they come.

 

 

Last year's Egg Bowl brings MSU relief

Posted 11/23/2010 in College Sports

The excitement after Mississippi State's recapturing of the Golden Egg last season was joyous relief for a team that experienced arguably the most humiliating defeat either side had endured just one year earlier.

 

 

Mullen: Bulldogs knocking on door of top SEC teams

Posted 11/22/2010 in College Sports

With their annual rivalry match just six days away, the Mississippi State Bulldogs are trying to shake their disappointing overtime loss to Arkansas. As MSU head coach Dan Mullen sees it, his team isn't far off from breaking into the Southeastern Conference's elite.

 

 

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