TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Mississippi State women’s basketball team is still discovering what kind of team it wants to be. Coach Sharon Fanning has stressed all season the importance of hard work, defense, communication, and execution in an effort to help her players realize what it takes to advance to the NCAA tournament.
STARKVILLE — The people who work behind the scenes in the Mississippi State athletic department are very important to athletic director Greg Byrne. To recognize those individuals, Byrne has instituted the Department Employees Service Awards.
STARKVILLE — Dawn Staley is accustomed to excellence. As a player at the University of Virginia, Staley was a three-time Kodak All-American (1990-92), a two-time Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year (1991-92), the NCAA tournament’s Most Outstanding Player (1991), and the Sports Illustrated Player of the Year (’91). Oh, she also won three gold medals as a member of the United States’ Olympic women’s basketball team and was a member of the Women’s National Basketball Association All-Decade Team.
STARKVILLE — The opportunity to get a big hit or to make a key pitch can be the difference when a baseball game is on the line. Junior pitcher Justin Bussey and redshirt freshman Brent Brownlee took advantage of their situations in the eighth inning Wednesday to help the Mississippi State baseball team.
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