SCOOBA -- East Mississippi Community College freshman linebacker Fred Hervey doesn't tread lightly when it comes time to hand our praise.
CALEDONIA -- In a David vs. Goliath volleyball match, Lewisburg High School's length took its toll against Caledonia in a 3-0 victory in the first round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class II playoffs. Set scores were 25-21, 25-17, 25-12.
Rod Taylor had a grand vision to rehab the "state's oldest dirt track" when he took over Columbus Speedway in the winter of 2016.
STARKVILLE -- The NCAA uses a red-zone defense statistic Mississippi State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop believes is flawed. The metric Shoop uses is a little strange, by his admission, and might not scale well to judging every defense in the nation against one another.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Vic Schaefer would have preferred to have been in Starkville practicing with his team.
STARKVILLE -- LSU coach Ed Orgeron learned a valuable lesson against Florida.
STARKVILLE -- The No. 25 Mississippi State women's soccer team didn't get quite the result it was looking for Thursday night.
STARKVILLE -- Chase Nicholson is eager to see how his players respond.
The Heritage Academy football team still has business to attend to this season.
CALEDONIA -- Michael Kelly didn't become football coach at Caledonia High School to earn moral victories.
STARKVILLE -- Jace Christmann -- the same man that burst onto the scene by making his first nine field goals as a freshman -- was never guaranteed the starting job in the ensuing preseason.
STARKVILLE -- Chloe Bibby didn't have a check list of things she wanted to improve on leading up to her sophomore season.
STARKVILLE -- Chris Jones thought it was time for a change on Starkville High School's offensive line, and he identified a candidate -- one then playing as a defensive lineman.
CALEDONIA -- There isn't a "right" word that illuminates why the Caledonia High School volleyball team has been so successful this season.
STARKVILLE - Heritage Academy watched rival Starkville Academy win a state championship. Now, they hope it is their turn.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Members of the national media picked the Mississippi State women's basketball team, senior Teaira McCowan, and graduate transfer Anriel Howard to lead the charge this season in the Southeastern Conference.
STARKVILLE -- The reminder could be tailored to Spencer Price, but he behaves like someone following an edict just for him.
A Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) North Division championship was a major goal when East Mississippi Community College hired Buddy Stephens as its football coach.
While it doesn't seem possible, the end of the regular season is here for some of the classifications in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS).
SEC Preseason Media Poll
1. Orgeron learned valuable lesson in upset of Georgia COLLEGE SPORTS
2. Taylor: More to come at Columbus Motor Speedway LOCAL SPORTS
3. MSU's red-zone defense has been strong COLLEGE SPORTS
4. No. 1 EMCC beats Coahoma C.C. to clinch division title COLLEGE SPORTS
5. MSU will be team to beat in SEC COLLEGE SPORTS