STARKVILLE -- The opening minutes of the No. 18 Mississippi State men's basketball team's game against Hartford on Sunday had a discernible rhythm.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Prior to Saturday, the Mississippi State football team's defense started every game with a shot of energy waiting on the sidelines.
STARKVILLE -- Aric Holman sensed his team needed a spark. The No. 18 Mississippi State men's basketball team didn't care for Hartford scoring six of the first half's final nine points to cut its halftime edge to 14 points.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Record-setting Ole Miss junior A.J. Brown is one of 11 semifinalists for the 2018 Biletnikoff Award, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation Inc. announced Monday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Freshman guard Kira Lewis Jr. had a career-high 21 points Sunday to lead four players in double figures in the Alabama men's basketball team's 81-73 victory against Appalachian State in the first non-bracketed game in the Charleston Classic at Coleman Coliseum.
Mississippi State Director of Athletics John Cohen told The Dispatch he has been in contact with the Southeastern Conference offices regarding the officiating from MSU's 24-0 loss to Alabama Saturday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The No. 1 Alabama football team has earned the mystique it puts on opponents.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The No. 18 Mississippi State football team already was without its starting nickel defensive back, Brian Cole.
ELLISVILLE -- East Mississippi Community College quarterbacks coach Dontreal Pruitt always has remained tight with the football program at his alma mater, Laurel High School.
ELLISVILLE -- East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens still has a sense of calm when he watches his team in a nip-and-tuck affair.
ELLISVILLE -- Regardless of how long a running back has played, a 1,000-yard season is never taken for granted.
STARKVILLE -- Chris Jones left the sideline at halftime Friday with a 14-7 lead and a vision of what had to happen next.
WEST POINT -- The West Point High School football team has become accustomed to receiving its opponent's best shot. In the opening round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 5A playoffs, West Point received the Canton's best shot Friday night. However, the Green Wave, in typical fashion, had the right counterpunches to deliver the knockout blow.
The Adams County Christian School football team might be the first Mississippi Association of Private Schools (MAIS) team to win a state championship with a sub-.500 record.
STARKVILLE -- Quinndary Weatherspoon and Nick Weatherspoon combined for 40 points to fuel a balanced attack of five players in double figures Friday night in the No. 18 Mississippi State men's basketball team's 95-67 victory against Austin Peay at Humphrey Coliseum.
STARKVILLE -- Tom Anagnost is going to need some time to find the answers. Mississippi State's women's soccer coach wasn't 100 percent certain how only seven of his team's 28 shots were on goal against Lipscomb in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- After Kellen Mond turned the ball over on the Texas A&M football team's first two drives of the second half Saturday against Ole Miss, coach Jimbo Fisher thought about making a quarterback change.
GREENWOOD -- Kyziah Pruitt stood with his elbows bent and his hands on his hips. The Noxubee County High School standout was on the left side of the field in front of his team's bench. The senior athlete gazed across the field where Carldaryl Johnson had just returned an interception 75 yards for a backbreaking score.
OXFORD -- There were no fireworks and little drama Saturday afternoon. That was exactly what Kermit Davis wanted in his debut as Ole Miss men's basketball coach in a 90-64 victory against Western Michigan at The Pavilion at Ole Miss.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Ole Miss men's cross country team dominated the 10-Kilometer race Friday, while Alabama's Alfred Chelanga won the men's individual title at the NCAA South Regional at Apalachee Regional Park.
1. Cohen contacts SEC about Saturday officiating COLLEGE SPORTS
2. MSU uses new plan on defense without Cole COLLEGE SPORTS
4. No. 18 MSU far from perfect against No. 1 Alabama COLLEGE SPORTS
5. ACCS beats Heritage Academy to reach Class AAA title game HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS