The Eagles won at Fant-Ewing Coliseum in Monroe, Louisiana, for the first time since 1981.
Freshman Jayla Alexander led the team with 21 points, including five 3-pointers, but she couldn't lead the Rebels over the Privateers. Ole Miss (2-1) committed 23 turnovers in the loss.
Ole Miss guards Breein Tyree and Devontae Shuler scored 20 and 16 points, respectively, and combined to spark a decisive 16-0 first-half run as the Rebels defeated Western Michigan 85-58.
West Point product Qiayon Bailey scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in Saturday's game against Belhaven.
Starkville High and East Mississippi Community College product Keith Harris scored 27 points for the Owls, and Tyler Jackson scored 21.
Tua Tagovailoa's hip injury -- as Saban would reveal postgame -- left a Heisman-sized stain on an otherwise dominant 38-7 win over the Bulldogs in Starkville.
Mississippi State looked the part of a three-touchdown underdog as it was throttled 38-7 by No. 5 Alabama on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium.
STARKVILLE -- Saturday seemed very reminiscent of Mississippi State's earlier loss to Louisiana State.
STARKVILLE -- While Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer's suit jacket lasted just a quarter and a half before he tossed it aside in frustration, his Bulldog squad turned in a 40-minute 124-43 demolition of Murray State Friday night at Humphrey Coliseum.
Both the men's and women's basketball teams at East Mississippi Community College remained unbeaten with wins over East Central Community College on Thursday in Scooba.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Ivan Gandia-Rosa registered 17 points as North Florida edged past Southern Miss 66-63 on Thursday night.
STARKVILLE -- The Tide are rolling into town once more. Saturday, Mississippi State will welcome No. 5-ranked Alabama to Davis Wade Stadium looking to snap an 11-game losing streak against coach Nick Saban.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State junior linebacker Erroll Thompson bore down on his target.
STARKVILLE -- University of Louisiana Monroe men's basketball coach Keith Richard took a deep sigh.
Coach Vic Schaefer welcomed in a new era in the Bulldogs' history with the signing of two top-100 prospects in the Class of 2020 on Wednesday.
STARKVILLE -- Evansville created quite a stir in the college basketball world Tuesday night by beating No. 1 Kentucky in Rupp Arena. While Mississippi State isn't ranked in the Associated Press Top 25, the Bulldogs would nevertheless like to avoid being another Southeastern Conference team to get upset on their home floor when they take on the University of Louisiana Monroe at 6 p.m. Thursday at Humphrey Coliseum.
Brownlee, the NJCAA leader in receptions and receiving yards, was named the most valuable player among offensive backs in the MACJC North division.
Taylor shot 9 of 17 from the field, made six free throws and added eight rebounds for the Owls. Senior MyNeka Frazier had 12 rebounds to lead the team.
The freshman has shown off plenty of offensive skill and a propensity for gritty defense through two games with the Bulldogs.
STARKVILLE -- It hasn't been the debut campaign Mississippi State freshman forward Rickea Jackson envisioned to this point.