New Hope High School boys' basketball coach Drew McBrayer boasts a senior-laden squad this season.
Team ball and outstanding defense helped the West Lowndes Panthers defeat the Piney Woods Tornadoes 63-47 to advance to the second round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 1A playoffs.
Dontae Gray admits he would have preferred to have had a lower profile Tuesday morning.
The Heritage Academy boys basketball team has overcome challenges all season.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Quinndary Weatherspoon got down to the basics of why Mississippi State overwhelmed Texas A&M on Tuesday night.
Heath Simpson said it isn't his style to rant and to rave during pre-game or halftime speeches. The Victory Christian Academy boys basketball team challenged Simpson's ways Friday night when it fell behind archrival Tuscaloosa Christian Academy by 11 points at halftime in the semifinals of the Alabama Christian Athletic Association Division I State tournament.
For the West Lowndes High School girls basketball team to sustain a successful playoff run, coach Takia Bozeman asked senior guard Ariel Boswell to raise her level of play to lead the Lady Panthers to Jackson.
STARKVILLE -- The ups and downs of the men's college basketball season have impacted every Mississippi State Bulldog except Aric Holman.
STARKVILLE -- Riley Self could have been a hot commodity in the final weeks of the 2017 season.
Wade Lawrie is more accomplished that most goalkeepers. At 6-foot-3, Lawrie has the length and the athleticism to command his goal box. As a senior, he also has the experience from playing soccer across the United States and in two locations in England.
NEW YORK -- Connecticut, Mississippi State, Louisville, and Notre Dame are the top seeds in the final NCAA women's basketball reveal announced Monday night. The Huskies would be the top seed in the Albany Region while the Bulldogs would be No. 1 in Kansas City. Louisville wouldn't have far to travel, headlining the Lexington Region, and Notre Dame would be the top team in Spokane, traveling the furthest of all the No. 1 seeds.
STARKVILLE -- After suffering its first loss of the season in extra innings against Drake on Friday evening, the Mississippi State softball team evened the score Sunday, beating Drake 1-0 to close the February Freezer at Nusz Park.
STARKVILLE -- "Spectacular" isn't a word Mississippi State women's basketball coach Vic Schaefer has used very often -- if at all -- this season to describe his team's defense.
STARKVILLE -- The first 3 minutes, 9 seconds packed a history-making punch. As much as Gary Blair and the Texas A&M Aggies tried, the 36:51 that followed proved to be a prelude to a celebration in the Hump.
OXFORD -- The No. 15 Ole Miss baseball team used another dominant pitching performance to beat Winthrop 3-1 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep of the weekend series.
HATTIESBURG -- History is being made, and not in the good way. Still, no one in the Mississippi State baseball program is panicking. A 5-2 loss to No. 21 Southern Mississippi on Sunday at Pete Taylor Park dropped No. 23 MSU to 0-3 for the first time since 1996. The loss marks the first time the Bulldogs have been swept in a three-game series to open the season since 1906.
HATTIESBURG -- Time and structure has done Cole Gordon a lot of good. Last year, Gordon opened the season as a candidate to start at first base. He ended it by playing a key role as a starting pitcher and as a reliever on a Mississippi State staff that was decimated by injuries.
OXFORD -- Ole Miss men's basketball coach Andy Kennedy says his resignation is now effective immediately, six days after saying he would depart at the end of the season.
The chant started with 1 minute, 47 seconds remaining. "S-E-C. S-E-C."
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State shot better made more than half its 3-pointers for the second straight game and sunk rival Ole Miss, 79-62, Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum.
1. Heritage Academy wins boys' basketball state championship HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. MSU men knock off South Carolina in overtime HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Columbus boys move within three wins of state title HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. West Lowndes drops playoff contest at home HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. New Hope earns trip to Jackson HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS