Arkansas menís basketball coach John Pelphrey knows it will take an outstanding effort out of his team at 2 p.m. Saturday (WCBI) to beat the Mississippi State Bulldogs at Humphrey Coliseum. Pelphrey has already witnessed what the Bulldogs can do when theyíre not at their best. Mississippi State beat Arkansas 70-56 on Jan 10 in Fayetteville, Ark.
Delynn and Sue Burkhalter, of Columbus, wanted an improved view of the Mississippi State football games, so they decided to tackle a huge project.
STARKVILLE ó Chelsea Bramlett already is in elite company. When you walk into the Mississippi State softball teamís indoor facility, the numbers of the programís best players lead you up the stairs to the second floor.
The University of Alabama menís basketball team may have to stay in a zone. It wasnít a hot offense but the teamís defense that Alabama interim head coach Philip Pearson said helped his team get its latest victory, a 75-70 decision against Georgia.
STARKVILLE ó One step is all Alexis Rack needs to change a game. For most players, that step would take them closer to the basket But Rackís most dangerous step might be in reverse. How can one step mean so much?
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. ó Every National Signing Day announcement didnít go his way, but when the sun had set, University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban had reeled in another top 5 recruiting class. ďItís a great blend of good athletes, some size players, and some guys who meet a need for us in the future,Ē Saban. ďI thought it was really important we get some big players with long arms.Ē
STARKVILLE ó One of the goals for new Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen with his first recruiting class was to get the best players possible to run his spread offense. After announcing 19 signees Wednesday to join the eight newcomers who enrolled at mid-term, Mullen believes he and his coaches accomplished their mission.
The Mississippi State women's basketball team earned another all-important victory to bolster its NCAA tournament hopes Thursday night with a 97-33 victory against Savannah State at Humphrey Coliseum.
1. Lukabu takes over MSU linebackers COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Fast start carries Columbus basketball team past Oxford HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. No. 3 MSU women look for 20th win at No. 6 Tennessee COLLEGE SPORTS
4. Heritage Academy powers past Starkville Academy; SA girls win HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. New Hope's Melton signs with Northeast Mississippi C.C. HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS