Archive - Nov 11, 2013
In Mississippi State's 113th seasons, it has played the No. 1 team in the country five times.
The Bulldogs do it for for a sixth time this season.
State (4-5, 1-4) hosts the top-ranked team in the country on Saturday in the Alabama Crimson Tide (9-0, 6-0).
It was all about the finish this year for Starkvilleâ€™s cross country teams.
After a long season that saw marked improvement, both teams showed up last Saturday in Clinton and ran what some might consider the race of its lives.
Coach David Foster has watched as his Hebron Christian School Eagles have grown and matured during the football season.
Hebron went from losing to Delta Academy by six points (22-16) on Sept. 27 to winning by the same margin against the same opponent in overtime 26-20 last Friday to open the MAIS 8-Man Playoffs.
Freddie Parks, 66,Â diedÂ November 5,Â 2013Â in Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 @ Rockhill United Methodist Church with Reverend Jerome Wilson officiating,Â Starkville,Â MS.
Visitation is scheduled for Monday, November 11, 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Home in Starkville, MS from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM.
In losses, many teams try to find positive things to take away.
Mississippi State lost an offensive shootout to No. 15 Texas A&M on Saturday 51-41.
The Aggies have one of the best offenses in the country, but it was the Bulldog offense that led in total yards.
The Bulldogs out-gained the Aggies 556-537 in the losing effort.
Another strong defensive effort helped the Starkville Yellowjackets finish the 2013 regular season on winning note on Friday night.
SHS held the Clinton Arrows to 117 total yards, had four sacks and forced three turnovers to get a 24-7 victory at home.
If anything could be said about Euporaâ€™s game on Friday, it was that the team was dominant from beginning to end.