STARKVILLE -- Starkville High School girls' basketball coach Kristie Williams reminded senior Kirsten Thompson this could be her breakout season before it ever started.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State softball team has made the final three weekends of the season meaningful.
STARKVILLE -- On this November third down against UMass, Johnathan Abram was doing what he does best. Mississippi State's hard-hitting safety was flying down the left side of the offensive formation, barreling into the blind spot of quarterback Ross Comis.
WEST POINT -- Once again, Dusty Smith happened to be there for the biggest moment of Garrett Johnson's round.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State said one final goodbye to its most successful senior class in the history of the women's basketball program Monday night at The Mill. While the goodbyes were heartfelt and a lot of tears flowed, MSU coach Vic Schaefer was quick to point out the time is now for this junior class to keep the program's tradition alive.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State first-year head football coach Joe Moorhead and the Bulldogs will try to shatter a school spring game attendance record for the Maroon and White Game at 3 p.m. Saturday (SEC Network) in Davis Wade Stadium.
Daniel Talley has plenty of reasons to smile. Five years ago, Talley took over as New Hope High School tennis coach with little fanfare. Talley's decision to lead the program didn't make a big impact because, as he readily admits, some people didn't know the school had a tennis team.
WEST POINT -- Monday was a day where par was a good get at Old Waverly Golf Club, and Garrett Johnson needed help stringing them together.
OXFORD -- Elantra Cox went 2-for-4 with an RBI, and the Ole Miss softball team used a three-run fifth inning to edge No. 23 Mississippi State 7-6 on Monday night at the Ole Miss Softball Complex.
OXFORD -- Cassady Knudsen and Holly Ward were simply dominating. Knudsen and Ward threw back-to-back shutouts Sunday to lead the No. 23 Mississippi State softball team to 5-0 and 6-0 victories against Ole Miss at the Ole Miss Softball Complex.
WEST POINT -- The state's top teams will join a strong field today at the Old Waverly Collegiate Championship. The two-day event will feature the Mississippi State men's golf team in its regular-season finale. Ole Miss and Southern Mississippi also will compete in two rounds today and a final round Tuesday on the par 72, 7,000-yard course.
AUBURN, Ala. -- A seven-run sixth inning proved too much for the Mississippi State baseball team to overcome Sunday afternoon in a 7-5 loss to No. 24 Auburn at Plainsman Park.
In a typical "dry-slick" night Friday at Magnolia Motor Speedway, Bryan Fortner wasn't surprised to see Johnny Stokes hold a smooth line through the middle and win the Street Stocks feature.
Domination just might be a trigger word for Tyler Stevenson
STARKVILLE -- A comedic smile cracks over Ben Howland's face as he discusses a simple reality of next year's roster: it will contain multiple seniors.
STARKVILLE -- Terrell Buckley's legendary athletic career launched him right into a coaching career that is soon to hit its 12th season. An athlete of his versatility, having played multiple football positions, baseball and ran track all at high levels, certainly had a wide range of possibilities for himself in the field.
Kris Pickle has had plenty of opportunities as a teacher and as a coach.
AUBURN, Ala. - A strong pitching performance by sophomore left-hander Ethan Small set the tone as Mississippi State beat No. 21 Auburn 7-2 in Southeastern Conference baseball action Saturday at Plainsmark Park.
STARKVILLE -- Injuries limited the playing time of senior wide receivers Gabe Myles and Donald Gray last season. But Myles and Gray weren't the only two receivers the Mississippi State football team missed.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State baseball team's earned run average of 3.55 ranks ninth in the Southeastern Conference. But MSU pitchers are 12th in batting average allowed (.250), 11th in walks allowed (128), and 13th in hits allowed (290). The defense of shortstop Luke Alexander and second baseman Hunter Stovall has helped the Bulldogs' pitching staff make up for those stats.
1. West Point, Caledonia, New Hope wins baseball series HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. No. 5 Florida sweeps No. 19 Mississippi State COLLEGE SPORTS
3. No. 7 Ole Miss takes series from No. 24 Georgia COLLEGE SPORTS
4. Saban isn't disappointed in Hurts' play in A-Day Game COLLEGE SPORTS
5. Thompson shows growth at QB in MSU's spring game COLLEGE SPORTS