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No. 2 MSU women play for outright SEC championship

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STARKVILLE -- Focus has been instrumental to the Mississippi State women's basketball team's success.

 

 

MSU Notebook: Schaefer back to normal for No. 2 Bulldogs

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STARKVILLE -- Blair Schaefer is fine.

 

 

MUW softball looks to build off first win

Posted about 1 hour ago in College Sports

Tatjana Matthews saw plenty of things she plans to work on with the Mississippi University for Women's softball team.

 

 

Improved offense not enough to get MSU baseball into win column

Posted about 1 hour ago in College Sports

HATTIESBURG -- After the first day of its season, the Mississippi State baseball team was searching for contact of any kind. Six hits and 11 strikeouts left MSU scoreless and on the brink of losing the first series of the season.

 

 

MSU Notebook: Small eases into starting role for Bulldogs

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HATTIESBURG -- Ethan Small expected to be more nervous.

 

 

No. 2 MSU women clinch share of SEC regular-season title

Posted 2/16/2018 in College Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Mississippi State women's basketball team earned a piece of history Thursday night. Teaira McCowan and Victoria Vivians shared team-high scoring honors with 19 points to lead No. 2 MSU to a 95-50 victory against Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium.

 

The W baseball team wins first two games

Posted 2/16/2018 in College Sports

Johndavid Birdsong's single to left field scored pinch runner Eiland Cleckler to lift the Mississippi University for Women baseball team to a 5-4 victory against Crowley's Ridge College at Columbus High School. The W (2-3) completed the doubleheader sweep with an 11-1 victory in the nightcap.

 

Knudsen helps MSU extend shutout streak

Posted 2/16/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Cassady Knudsen kept the Mississippi State softball team's shutout streak going Thursday night with a complete-game one-hitter in a 3-0 victory against Tennessee-Martin at Nusz Park. Knudsen (2-0) took a no-hitter into the seventh inning before giving up a single to Jodie Duncan. MSU (5-0) has thrown a program-record five-straight shutouts to open the season.

 

 

MSU men fall in final second at Vanderbilt

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- All kinds of thoughts swirled through Riley LaChance's mind after an official reviewed a replay of his game-winning shot.

 

 

MSU softball rides pitching to 4-0 start

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- While the season is way too young to make projections, it is safe to say the Mississippi State pitching staff is off to a good start.

 

 

MUW set for baseball debut at home

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

The Mississippi University for Women baseball team experienced plenty of firsts last weekend.

 

 

Moorhead loads up with experience on offensive side of the ball

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State hired Joe Moorhead for his offense, and he has not forgotten that. He has made it clear he is going to maintain the playcalling duties as MSU's head coach, but he's also made another thing clear: he has going to have plenty of help.

 

 

Assistants bring former head coaching experience to Moorhead's staff

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mark Hudspeth and Andrew Breiner can both empathize with Joe Moorhead. Both of them have years of head coaching experience -- Hudspeth with seven years at North Alabama before seven more at Louisiana-Lafayette, Breiner with four at Fordham -- so they know what Moorhead has on his plate.

 

 

Second baseman Stovall ready to turn double plays with roommate Alexander

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Considering the alternatives, there was no way Hunter Stovall could truly lose the battle for Mississippi State's starting shortstop. He knew entering this academic year it would be him and Luke Alexander battling for that spot throughout the fall and likely in the spring, as well. If he won, he would have a starting position he's always coveted; if he didn't, he would move to second and resume a double play combination that got years of practice in youth travel ball that both parties loved.

 

MSU looking for Ado to become bigger offensive force

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Abdul Ado is a bit of an anomaly. While other high school players attracted attention from college coaches by scoring, Ado received Division I offers by rebounding, blocking shots, and chasing loose balls. He did those things while averaging less than 10 points per game, including less than eight per game as a senior.

No. 2 MSU isn't fazed by accomplishments

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The records that have fallen this season don't faze the Mississippi State women's basketball team. A program-record 26-0 start (12-0 in the Southeastern Conference) has generated a buzz on campus. It also has been satisfying to set an all-time Humphrey Coliseum record crowd of 10,794 for a victory against South Carolina.

 

Arkansas men beat Ole Miss

Posted 2/14/2018 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Arkansas men's basketball coach Mike Anderson smiled, nodded his head affirmatively and used one his favorite words -- "energy" -- to describe the performance of Razorbacks on Tuesday night. "We've got some young energy," said Anderson, after Arkansas beat Ole Miss 75-54 in a Southeastern Conference game at The Pavilion at Ole Miss.

 

 

MSU P Stephens arrested for driving under influence

Posted 2/13/2018 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi Highway Patrol arrested Mississippi State freshman pitcher Zane Stephens on Sunday for driving under the influence. He was released on bond. Neither MSU nor MSU coach Andy Cannizaro has commented on Stephens' arrest.

 

 

Ole Miss' Kennedy will step down at end of season

Posted 2/13/2018 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Ole Miss men's basketball coach Andy Kennedy and the school are parting ways after 12 seasons. Kennedy announced Monday his decision to step down as coach at the end of the season. The decision comes two days after Ole Miss (11-14, 4-8 Southeastern Conference) lost at LSU to extend its losing streak to five.

 

The W bounces back to win second game of opening DH

Posted 2/12/2018 in College Sports

The significance of Sunday's games wasn't lost on Bailee Watts. The Bishopville, South Carolina, native didn't know a lot about the history of the Mississippi University for Women's athletic department when she arrived in Columbus, but she still felt the pressure when The W re-booted the softball program for its first game in 15 years.

 

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