BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Every time Rick Ray talks about Gavin Ware he uses the word "throwback" as if he is using the lingo of a past generation of basketball.
SENATOBIA -- The East Mississippi Community College football team found Lakenderic Thomas again Thursday night.
SENATOBIA --Most teams would be awed by a 51-point quarter.
OXFORD -- Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze frowned and looked down at his injury report, then started to list all the guys who might not play this weekend.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Top-ranked Alabama football coach Nick Saban isn't about to dole out straight A's on the top-ranked Crimson Tide's midterm report card.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Intense. Confident. Driven.
STARKVILLE -- The focus for Mississippi State's remaining spots to the 2014 football recruiting class will be the defensive line.
Playoff berths will be on the line for both No. 2 East Mississippi Community College and No. 20 Itawamba Community College tonight.
Vic Schaefer and the Mississippi State women's basketball program have made a statement on the recruiting trail.
SCOOBA -- Todd Mays is having fun on a football field again.
STARKVILLE -- LaDarius Perkins is back. More accurately, Perkins is healthy and ready to be a weapon for the Mississippi State football team's offense.
The challenging portion of the 2013 schedule continues for the Ole Miss football team. Already riding a three-game losing streak, Ole Miss (3-3, 1-3 Southeastern Conference) will take on another top-25 opponent at 6 p.m. Saturday (ESPN2) when it plays host to No. 6 LSU (6-1, 3-1).
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State coach John Cohen announced Monday the baseball team's 56-game schedule for the 2014 season. The schedule includes 35 games at Dudy Noble Field, the best ballpark in the country, according to StadiumJourney.com.
STARKVILLE -- Vic Schaefer wasn't concerned about polls when he was hired as Mississippi State's new women's basketball coach.
Northeast Mississippi Community College freshman football player Tez Lane has worked his way past adversity throughout his football career.
STARKVILLE -- In less than six days, the Mississippi State football team's public injury report went from a non-issue to a serious problem.
STARKVILLE -- When asked which pitchers he wouldn't have for the start of fall scrimmages, Mississippi State pitching coach Butch Thompson could only joke.
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Top-ranked Alabama's latest blowout win included enough mistakes to concern coach Nick Saban and his players.
OXFORD -- The Ole Miss Rebels have a lot of fight in them. Anyone who has watched Ole Miss play since Hugh Freeze was hired to coach the Rebels can attest to that. The law of averages says that sooner or later, if your team gives all it has and works as hard as it can, the breaks will go your way and you will find a way to win a close game against a quality opponent.
STARKVILLE -- That noise everybody in Oktibbeha County heard at 9:48 p.m. was a giant sigh of relief. The Mississippi State football team avoided an upset by escaping with a 21-20 victory against a Bowling Green team itching to continue the tradition of Mid-American Conference opponents knocking off Bowl Championship Series schools.
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