OXFORD -- Jarvis Summers picked the right moment to have the best offensive performance of his career.
East Mississippi Community College president Dr. Rick Young congratulated football coach Buddy Stephens and summed up the college's football program quite succinctly to his sixth-year coach. "You really have this thing rolling right now," Young said.
STARKVILLE -- The lessons came with a price.
OXFORD -- Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze uses the word "scary" to describe the Arkansas Razorbacks.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Zach Mettenberger and AJ McCarron typically only run as a last resort and much prefer throwing passes the old-fashioned way: From the pocket after calling the play in a huddle.
MERIDIAN -- It's frightening what kind of numbers Devonta Pollard could produce once he's healthy and feels comfortable with his new East Mississippi Community College teammates.
STARKVILLE -- When you're coming off a 10-22 season, your team doesn't have the luxury of being able to look past any opponent.
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SCOOBA -- When the first renderings of the new Sullivan-Windham Field were drawn up, East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens dreamed of playing championship games before capacity crowds in a state-of-the-art complex.
STARKVILLE -- On the day of the funeral for Mississippi State sophomore quarterback Dak Prescott's mother Peggy, Bulldogs assistant head coach Tony Hughes started his time on the Southeastern Conference media teleconference with a message for the signal caller.
STARKVILLE -- The little secret being talked about around the Seal Family Football Complex this week is Mississippi State hasn't seen a wide receiver like Mike Evans all season.
STARKVILLE -- The last thing Rick Ray believes about his men's basketball team is just because they're a year older doesn't necessarily make them better at the game.
STARKVILLE -- The nerves were there.
STARKVILLE -- For Mississippi State University, the setting was perfect Wednesday night.
SCOOBA - One word can simply describe the East Mississippi Community College basketball program.
SCOOBA -- When recruiting players to a two-year program, the margin for error is small for coaches.
STARKVILLE -- It's a good news, bad news situation for Geoff Collins and the Mississippi State defense.
STARKVILLE -- Savannah Carter approaches everything with a purpose.
STARKVILLE -- Normally Dan Mullen can wrap his arms around a player and say, "I've been there and experienced that before. Trust me." Mullen isn't able to do that this week with sophomore quarterback Dak Prescott.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- So it's not the "Game of the Century," or maybe even the game of the week. No. 1 Alabama versus No. 10 LSU is still a made-for-prime-time matchup in the Southeastern Conference at 7 p.m. Saturday and maybe even a must-win in the Crimson Tide's bid for a third consecutive national championship.
1. Stallings plays key roles on two sides for Tigers HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. West Point will try to keep doing what it does HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Anagnost wants MSU to build on progress COLLEGE SPORTS