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Mixon proves he's back with big effort in MSU's blowout

Posted earlier today in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Few can appreciate what Keith Mixon did to get back on the field more than Nick Fitzgerald.

Calvert making big impact at Northwest Mississippi C.C.

Posted earlier today in College Sports

Respect is the buzzword for Northwest Mississippi Community College freshman running back Chris Calvert.

No. 1 EMCC setting collision course with No. 5 Northwest Mississippi C.C.

Posted earlier today in Local Columns

The collision course is setting up nicely. On Oct. 4, No. 1 East Mississippi Community College will face No. 5 Northwest Mississippi C.C. in a Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) North Division battle in Senatobia.

 

MSU women's soccer records program-best No. 2 RPI

Posted earlier today in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State women's soccer team continues to make history. On Monday, MSU earned its highest Ratings Percentage Index (RPI) ranking at No. 2 in the first release of the season. Last season, MSU climbed as high as No. 37 in the RPI before closing the year at No. 45.

 

 

No. 1 Alabama will try to stay grounded after blowouts

Posted earlier today in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Nick Saban didn't use the term "rat poison," but he still wants the Alabama football players to ignore the hype surrounding them after three-straight blowout wins.

 

 

MSU will be without Peters vs. Kentucky; Time set for Mullen's return to Starkville

Posted yesterday in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State football coach Joe Moorhead said Monday cornerback Jamal Peters will be out for his team's game against Kentucky at 6 p.m. Saturday (ESPN2) after he was injured in the 56-10 victory against Louisiana-Lafayette.

 

Payoff comes for Bulldogs on 'money' down

Posted yesterday in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State football team's defense continues to set the tone. Through its first two games, No. 14 MSU allowed 3.48 yards per play, which meant opponents had to run 29 plays to reach 100 yards.

Victory Christian survives marathon with Tabernacle

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

All of the motivating mantras football coaches use to navigate 48 minutes of football were in Victory Christian Academy coach Chris Hamm's arsenal Friday night.

Fitzgerald looks dominant as No. 16 Bulldogs slice and dice Ragin' Cajuns

Posted 9/16/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Nick Fitzgerald casually made his way from midfield to his team, congregating in the end zone for the playing of the alma mater. On the way he ran into quarterbacks coach Andrew Breiner, where he was stopped for a hug and some words accompanied with a smile.

Notebook: Williams joins offensive fray in easy win for No. 16 Bulldogs

Posted 9/16/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Joe Moorhead is a fan of Aeris Williams. It's easy for Mississippi State's football coach to see the skillset that produced a 1,000-yard season last year.

No. 1 Alabama hammers Ole Miss in showdown of unbeaten teams

Posted 9/16/2018 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Top-ranked Alabama faced a rare bit of adversity Saturday night when Mississippi's first offensive play turned into a 75-yard touchdown pass from Jordan Ta'amu to D.K. Metcalf.

Starkville Academy shuts out Magnolia Heights to move to 5-0

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Starkville Academy football team made the tradition of a perfect Homecoming Night work in its favor Friday night.

Heritage Academy drops second straight with home loss to Pillow

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

Jared Long bent at the waist to whisper into the ear hole of Moak Griffin, who was seated inches shy of the goal line.

Aberdeen cranks up offense to blow past New Hope

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

Columbus Air Force Base hosts an annual air show every summer, but a new aerial act took center stage locally Friday evening when Aberdeen (3-2) brought its own aerial show to Lowndes County and, when all was said and done, New Hope (0-5) found itself on the short end of a 40-7 setback.

West Point shuts out Noxubee County

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

WEST POINT - Chris Chambless might not be the biggest fan of the bye week.

West Lowndes pulls off stunning comeback against region rival Hamilton

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

Sixty-nine total points remained on the scoreboard as West Lowndes High School football coach Anthony King relieved the four losses that came before. Both Friday night's scoreboard and the season to date didn't suggest defense.

Columbus finds offensive rhythm before being denied win at Vicksburg

Posted 9/16/2018 in High School Sports

VICKSBURG -- When Columbus High School senior running back Derrick Jordan was escorted by his coaches to the sidelines, the first player to offer encouragement to the wounded Falcon was junior teammate Devarkas Ramsey.

Thompson developing bigger voice for MSU defense

Posted 9/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State defense attracted plenty of attention in the offseason.

Phillips adding depth to Bulldogs' offensive line

Posted 9/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Most college football teams train their offensive linemen at different positions to find the best five, regardless of configuration.

Defensive stops key to No. 1 EMCC's win vs. ICC

Posted 9/14/2018 in College Sports

FULTON -- Conventional wisdom told East Mississippi Community College sophomore defensive back JaQuez Akins he might not be directly involved in a goal-line play.

 

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