STARKVILLE -- Tyler Russell is able to watch himself on film in the final two games of the 2012 season and smile at what he's learning.
STARKVILLE -- Home is foreign concept for college football assistant coaches.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University coach Dan Mullen has treated this week of practice like they're getting ready for its opening game this weekend - a mock game, of course.
If Rafaelle Souza and Mandy McCalla is the starting point, Matthew Mott doesn't mind one bit talking about his high-scoring duo.
The feelings at the end of the 2011 and 2012 seasons couldn't have been more different for Todd Bramble.
STARKVILLE -- After being the most consistent participant in the Southeastern Conference's Thursday Night Football telecasts on ESPN, Mississippi State University won't participate in a mid-week affair in 2014.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University's players in the secondary are fed up listening to analysts break down their team's game next weekend against No. 13 Oklahoma State University in the Texas Kickoff Classic.
STARKVILLE -- CJ Winship and Meara Johnson don't know how it happened, but they're going in the right direction.
STARKVILLE - There are only 12 regular season games left in the career of Mississippi State University defensive end Denico Autry.
STARKVILLE -- Rick Ray will begin his second Southeastern Conference slate in the league's most historic building -- Rupp Arena.
STARKVILLE -- Like every other Mississippi State University football player, Chris Jones is weighed before and after practice.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- T.J. Yeldon might be top-ranked University of Alabama's next great tailback, but that doesn't mean he's eager to chat about it.
SCOOBA -- Jordan Lesley has coached football long enough to know not to mess with something that has been successful.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University's softball program will take the "Our State" theme to another level in 2014.
STARKVILLE - Asked if his enigmatic sophomore defensive tackles are progressing through fall camp, Mississippi State University defensive line coach came up with the perfect answer.
STARKVILLE --Two coaches can't have more different opinions about a season-opening game than Dan Mullen and Mike Gundy.
STARKVILLE -- Big plays defined the Mississippi State University football team's closed scrimmage Thursday at Davis Wade Stadium. That's how MSU coach Dan Mullen described the 160-play, two-hour session at the Seal Family Football Complex to reporters, but he doesn't know how to evaluate the action.
FULTON -- Former Noxubee County High School scatback LaDarrell Hunt has tons of confidence in the quarterback position at his current school, Itawamba Community College.
STARKVILLE -- The college recruiting process of Jay Hughes made it plainly clear who runs the show in the Hughes household -- his mother Marion.
STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University cross country coach Houston Franks understands his athletes are a little bit different mentally and it's intentionally.
1. Starkville High's Gay decommits from Ole Miss HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Columbus basketball teams showcase Purple Madness HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Heritage Academy will be back at home for playoffs HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. MSU searching for greater consistency COLLEGE SPORTS