Franqua Bedell was ready to take the next step. After Vic Shaefer replaced Sharon Fanning-Otis as women's basketball coach at Mississippi State University, Bedell applied for and had several interviews for a number of coaching vacancies throughout the nation.
FULTON -- Former Aberdeen High School and Itawamba Community College basketball standout Jameika Hoskins has been recognized for her final season at ICC by having her jersey as part of the Ring of Honor display at the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville, Tenn.
Multiple reports have former Mississippi State University guard Rodney Hood heading to Duke University. ESPN.com and Fox Sports reported Saturday evening the former Gatorade Player of the Year in the state of Mississippi has decided to transfer to the Atlantic Coast Conference powerhouse coached by Mike Krzyzewski, Division I men's college basketball's all-time leader in wins.
STARKVILLE -- For the first time in 16 years, Mississippi State University produced a first round pick in the 2012 National Basketball Association draft.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University head men's basketball coach Rick Ray has already started looking to the 2014 recruiting class.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University officials confirmed Wednesday two members of the 2012 football recruiting class will not be on the fall roster.
STARKVILLE -- The middle of the first round of the 2012 National Basketball Association draft is where the curious case of Arnett Moultrie will begin.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University added another big target receiver prospect to its 2013 football recruiting class Monday with the verbal commitment of Scott Austin.
STARKVILLE -- In his first teleconference as a Division 1 men's basketball head coach, Rick Ray used the opportunity to be very candid about his upcoming team.
STARKVILLE -- Everything around Wendell Lewis has changed.
STARKVILLE -- None of the athletic programs at Mississippi State University will be given warnings or sanctions due to the NCAA's Academic Progress Report numbers released Wednesday.
STARKVILLE -- The team is in place. Now the No. 1 goal of Vic Schaefer, Johnnie Harris, Aqua Franklin, Brittany Hudson, and Maryann Baker is to sell Mississippi State University women's basketball.
SCOOBA -- East Mississippi Community College's annual summer athletic camps will keep things busy on and off the Scooba campus this summer, as camps will be offered for football, women's basketball, softball, and baseball.
OXFORD -- Four University of Mississippi teams and two University of Alabama teams were recognized Thursday as elite academic programs in the country in their sport with the NCAA's announcement of the public recognition awards.
STARKVILLE -- Lane Burroughs has agreed to join a very exclusive and successful club.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University and the University of Loyola at Chicago are in discussions to play a 50th anniversary game of the historic 1963 NCAA second-round tournament game.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State University football program didn't have to go very far to receive its eighth verbal commitment of the 2013 recruiting class. Starkville High School athlete Gabe Myles committed Tuesday morning to MSU to give the Bulldogs their fourth verbal pledge in as many days.
STARKVILLE -- The streak of verbal commitments continued Tuesday for the Mississippi State University football program. Kailo Moore, the Magnolia State's top rated running back according to numerous recruiting services, committed to the Bulldogs. The commitments of Pinson Clay-Chalkville (Ala.) High wide receiver DeAndre Woods and Starkville High athlete Gabe Myles give MSU 10 commitments for the 2013 season.
Kate Neely is ready for the next chapter in her life. After four seasons as softball coach at East Mississippi Community College, Neely is ready to switch gears and move into another position on campus. EMCC officials are presently taking applications for the softball coaching vacancy and hope to have a new coach in place by mid-July.
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