STARKVILLE -- Hope never has been an idle feeling for Monigo Karnley.
POPLARVILLE -- East Mississippi Community College quarterback Vijay Miller is taking staying busy to an extreme. Miller spent the summer pitching in the minor leagues for the San Diego Padres organization.
STARKVILLE -- Last month, Joel Baldwin received a text from Chris Boniol, the Mississippi State football team's senior special teams advisor, instructing him to get to the Leo Seal Jr. Football Complex at 3 p.m. before a 3:30 team meeting.
POPLARIVLLE -- Randall Bradberry performed one of his first duties as interim president at East Mississippi Community College on Thursday night.
STARKVILLE -- Joe Moorhead loves being prepared. The Mississippi State football coach stays ready for just about any situation by maintaining a binder filled with quotes.
POPLARVILLE -- Cliff Collins, the East Mississippi Community College football team's defensive coordinator, spent the offseason reminding his team it needed to improve in the turnover department.
STARKVILLE -- After helping build Mississippi State women's basketball into a national contender as a player, Ketara Chapel returns to the program looking to help continue the success in a new capacity.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama running back Josh Jacobs proclaimed himself back from an injury-plagued season, while wide receiver Jaylen Waddle announced his arrival at Alabama with equal flair.
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STARKVILLE -- Brian Cole has grown accustomed to change. After being released from the Michigan football team in January 2016, Cole landed at East Mississippi Community College. The Saginaw, Michigan, native capitalized on his time in Scooba to earn a scholarship to Mississippi State.
MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder probably felt pretty good about having two quarterbacks with starting experience this year, especially the way both performed at times last season.
STARKVILLE -- Andrew Breiner received a text message around noon. The Mississippi State football team's quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator was in the office crafting the game plan Monday, the players' off day, when he received a text from Nick Fitzgerald.
While East Mississippi Community College freshman wide receiver Rashad Eades wasn't sure of his role in his team's season opener, he knew one thing.
STARKVILLE -- Courtney Robicheaux wasn't agitated. The Mississippi State senior defender merely wanted to make a point. It didn't matter that there was 1 minute, 7 seconds remaining in the first half and her team was leading Austin Peay 2-0.
STARKVILLE -- The first game of the Joe Moorhead era was a statistical anomaly.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State self-reported three NCAA violations, all of them minor in nature, from Jan. 1 to June 30, The Dispatch learned through an open records request.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Nick Saban made official what anybody who watched No. 1 Alabama's opener likely assumed: Tua Tagovailoa is the Crimson Tide's starting quarterback.
Ole Miss football coach Matt Luke never seemed overly concerned about rebuilding his team's running game during the offseason, even though the Rebels were losing 1,000-yard rusher Jordan Wilkins. Turns out his confidence was justified.
OXFORD -- There will be a number of improvements for Ole Miss football fans when they take part in the football team's home opener at 3 p.m. Saturday against Southern Illinois at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
A Mississippi State baseball player has been arrested for a domestic violence charge, according to the Oktibbeha County Jail arrest log published online.
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