OXFORD -- After a weekend scrimmage that saw the University of Mississippi football team's defense set the tone, the offense responded Monday to the challenge on the first day back on the practice field, much to the delight of coach Hugh Freeze.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University will be without a four-star center for this upcoming men's basketball season.
STARKVILLE - Substitutions in the game of football might arguably be the most chaotic element a coach has to handle.
STARKVILLE - In a practice setting Mississippi State University junior tight end Christian Holmes embodies the title of man without a country.
STARKVILLE -- Pork Chop is back at Mississippi State University. After spending a decade in the NFL, Floyd Womack, or "Pork Chop" as he's affectionately known by to MSU fans, has returned to his alma mater to work as an assistant coach on Dan Mullen's staff.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen wasn't happy Thursday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi spoke to the University of Alabama's football team about topics he's quite familiar with -- handling expectations and success -- to return the favor after coach Nick Saban's spring training visit.
STARKVILLE -- Dan Mullen grew up a die-hard Boston Red Sox fan in suburban New Hampshire. Maybe that's why the Mississippi State University football coach couldn't wait to use a baseball analogy to describe sixth-year offensive lineman Tobias Smith.
STARKVILLE -- Tiffany Huddleston doesn't mind that there is an alphabet soup following her name on the roster for the 2013 Mississippi State University women's soccer team.
A scholarship offer from the Mississippi State University football team was the right fit in every way for Gerri Green.
STARKVILLE -- True to her nature as a team leader, Morganne Grimes naturally deflects praise to her teammates.
SCOOBA -- Outside the film room of the East Mississippi Community College football offices, a countdown clock shows the time remaining before this season opener at Pearl River Community College.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University football coach Dan Mullen is stressing the importance of communication to his freshmen in practice.
STARKVILLE -- Deshea Townsend has no idea who will start in the Mississippi State University defensive backfield this season. That's how the Bulldogs' first-year coach wants it.
STARKVILLE -- The calendar says Vic Schaefer and the Mississippi State University women's basketball team have a little more than two months before the 2013-14 season begins.
STARKVILLE -- Michael Carr is no longer a member of the Mississippi State University football program.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- University of Alabama coaches laid out the defensive stats from last season, but not in celebration of the nation's stingiest group.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- With posters, footballs, hats, and dozens of other memorabilia items in hand, University of Alabama football fans packed the playing surface at Bryant-Denny Stadium for the program's annual fan day.
STARKVILLE -- As he finished a play and started walking back to the line of scrimmage, Mississippi State University junior Matthew Wells heard the key vocabulary word of fall camp hurled in his direction.
STARKVILLE -- Just call him DJ Dan Mullen. For the first time in five years of running fall football camp at Mississippi State University, the Bulldogs' head coach has decided to use music speakers to pump up the volume at practice.
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