STARKVILLE -- The stack of papers adjacent to the left hand of Vic Schaefer indicated the Mississippi State women's basketball team wasn't preparing for just another opponent.
Lex Rogers never has had a problem making an impression.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- After losing Saturday on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in its second-consecutive defeat, the Alabama men's basketball team needed a pick-me-up performance against Missouri.
Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley could not help but admire Jalen Hurts from a distance.
The biggest rivalry in women's college basketball used to be Connecticut vs. Tennessee.
STARKVILLE -- Quinndary Weatherspoon felt like something had been missing in his last few games.
CALEDONIA -- The Caledonia High School soccer teams accomplished one half of their title mission Tuesday night.
OXFORD -- Ole Miss freshman Blake Hinson went hard to the rim, rising up into the air to try and send home a huge one-handed dunk. The only problem was LSU's Kavell Bigby-Williams was there to deliver a crushing two-handed block that crammed the ball back toward the floor.
STARKVILLE -- Ben Howland had plenty of teaching points to take from the Mississippi State men's basketball team's first two Southeastern Conference losses.
AUBURN, Ala. -- Jessika Carter reminds herself to slow down whenever she feels the need to do something quickly.
Tyrone Shorter has grown intimately familiar with the Louisville High School football program over the years.
CALEDONIA -- Team is an important word to Hanna Pettigrew, even if the Caledonia High School senior doesn't know it. If you want to know what team means to Pettigrew, ask Allen Greenhaw, who coached Pettigrew starting in 2009 with Columbus United up until last year.
STARKVILLE -- While recent times have been tough for the Mississippi State men's basketball team, players and coaches alike think the best is yet to come.
AUBURN, Ala. -- Pushing the tempo can be the best weapon against an opponent that loves to use pressure defense.
AUBURN, Ala. -- Teaira McCowan said she didn't feel any different Monday night.
STARKVILLE -- For the Starkville High School boys' soccer team, the mountain climb has been steep and long.
STARKVILLE -- Vic Schaefer and the Mississippi State women's basketball team don't want to become "spoiled."
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Crystal Allen had 26 of her 28 points in the second half Sunday to lead the Ole Miss women's basketball team to a 55-49 victory against No. 16 Kentucky in a Southeastern Conference game at Memorial Coliseum.
Phillip Morris loves defense.
STARKVILLE -- Successful offensive teams set up their opponents and lay the groundwork for the next possession.
1. Shorter will leave Noxubee County for Louisville HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Q Weatherspoon pushes No. 24 MSU past Florida COLLEGE SPORTS
3. Growing confidence helps MSU's Carter settle down COLLEGE SPORTS
4. Caledonia soccer teams split doubleheader with New Hope HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. Howland pleased with Bulldogs balance, 3-point defense COLLEGE SPORTS