J'Marcus Brooks knew he had a chance. To make the most of that opportunity, the former Columbus High School standout realized he needed to make a commitment. As soon as the Mississippi College baseball team's 2011 season ended, Brooks laid out a plan. He would run, he would lift weights, he would practice his fundamentals -- and he would do it all as often as possible.
STARKVILLE -- Artem Ilyushin is feeling "those nerves" in anticipation of his final weekend at the A.J. Pitts Center. The Mississippi State University men's tennis team's top player hopes to perform better in his finale than he did two weeks ago at the Southeastern Conference Tournament in Starkville.
Mississippi State University baseball coach John Cohen has been suspended one game for violating Southeastern Conference sportsmanship rules.
STARKVILLE -- Without its fourth-year coach Tuesday night, the Mississippi State University baseball team used the team approach to get a victory.
STARKVILLE - The Mississippi State University softball game notes point out that more than 99 million homes will be able to watch the team's nationally televised Southeastern Conference tournament game against the University of Alabama at 7 p.m. Thursday.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University baseball coach John Cohen will serve an NCAA-mandated one-game suspension tonight after receiving a post-game ejection following Sunday's series finale at Alabama.
STARKVILLE -- "From Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Missouri" are not words used commonly words for the starters of Mississippi State University men's basketball players.
STARKVILLE -- Jonathan Holder had to make a lot of choices in his first semester at Mississippi State University.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- In a fleeting moment, the Mississippi State University baseball thought it would leave Thomas-Sewell Stadium with its first sweep in Tuscaloosa since 2004.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- University of Alabama center fielder Taylor Dugas set the all-time school career hits record Saturday in a 3-2 loss to Mississippi State University at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference announced its 2012 softball tournament field Sunday after No. 3 University of Alabama claimed the No. 1 seed.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The Mississippi State University baseball team knows the Southeastern Conference schedule is an arms race. That's why the MSU coaches have spent the past two years stockpiling ammunition.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Jonathan Holder had to make a lot of choices in his first semester at Mississippi State University. Some of those decisions included what classes to take, where would he eat on and off campus, and how best to enjoy his free time away from academics and athletics.
STARKVILLE -- John Cohen knows what some of his players will go through this weekend. Nine members of the Mississippi State University baseball team are from the state of the Alabama. Those Bulldogs and Cohen, who is from Tuscaloosa, Ala., expect to see a lot of friends and family this weekend when MSU meets the University of Alabama for a three-game series. Game one will be at 6:35 tonight.
JACKSON -- East Mississippi Community College men's basketball standouts Deon Bedford, of West Oktibbeha County High School, and Curtis Hall, of West Point, signed scholarships earlier this week to play basketball at Belhaven University.
STARKVILLE -- According to reports, Mississippi State University men's basketball coach Rick Ray is close to signing a fourth member of his first recruiting class. Paul Jones of 247sports.com reported Wednesday that MSU is expected to sign Olney Central (Ill.) College point guard Trivante Bloodman today during his official campus visit.
STARKVILLE -- For most of her life, Mississippi State University softball player Erin Nesbit has followed a similar path to her sister, Courtney.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University sophomore outfielder C.T. Bradford will likely be out of the active lineup this weekend as the Bulldogs travel to the University of Alabama.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State University men's tennis program has one goal -- bring the national championship trophy back to Starkville.
STARKVILLE -- Maybe Luis Pollorena should be the last to know every time he's getting a start for the Mississippi State University baseball team.
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