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MSU victory secured: Bulldogs beat Aggies in OT

January 18, 2014

The Mississippi State Bulldogs had their backs up against the wall all afternoon long.
It didn’t seem to affect the Bulldogs though.
MSU overcame a 10-point deficit, its largest in a victory this season, in the second half to knock off the Texas A&M Aggies 81-72 in overtime Saturday afternoon inside Humphrey Coliseum.

State's Schaefer calls game at A&M a 'business trip'

January 18, 2014

The potential distractions are evident for the Mississippi State women's basketball team today.
When the Bulldogs play the Texas A&M Aggies at 2 p.m. in College Station, Tex., the connections surrounding the game are numerous.

Lady Vols edged by visiting Patriots

January 18, 2014

Starkville Academy girls basketball coach Glenn Schmidt refers to Madison-Ridgeland Academy as the one of the best teams in the league.
On Saturday afternoon, her Lady Volunteers tipped off against the Lady Patriots and after a hard fought contest, it was MRA coming out victorious 34-33.

SA boys lose to top-ranked MRA at home

January 18, 2014

Starkville Academy boys basketball coach Mark Alexander knows there are going to be times when an opponent is just better.
Saturday was one of those times.
The Madison-Ridgeland Academy Patriots brought the top-ranked team in Mississippi Association of Independent Schools to town and didn't leave much doubt in Alexander's mind that they were anything less than that.

Jackets knock off Falcons

January 18, 2014

For Greg Carter and his Starkville Yellowjackets, the past few days have been focused on one thing and one thing only.
That attention was on the Columbus Falcons.
The Jackets dropped a road decision to the Falcons in early December.
SHS avenged that loss Friday night.

'Sixth man' gets assist in Vols' win

January 18, 2014

One step into the gym at Starkville Academy and it was clear the Volunteers had an extra weapon on their side.

SA girls start strong, finish for the victory

January 18, 2014

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers started and finished Friday night's Class AAA, Division II game well.
After jumping out to a 31-8 lead in the second quarter, the Lady Vols saw the visiting Pillow Academy Lady Mustangs make a 12-0 run in the third quarter and cut the margin to 37-30 after three quarters.

Bulldogs seek to bounce back against Aggies

January 18, 2014

For all the ups and downs the Mississippi State Bulldogs have encountered this season, they have yet to lose two games in a row.
The Bulldogs are 4-0 this season coming off of a loss.
MSU looks to push that stat to 3-0 today when it plays host to Texas A&M for a Southeastern Conference game. Tipoff is set for 12:47 p.m. inside Humphrey Coliseum and can be seen on SEC- TV (locally on WCBI).

MSU women not happy with latest loss

January 18, 2014

Mississippi State junior center Martha Alwal was not her happy, joyful self following Thursday night's 67-63 loss to the Tennessee Lady Volunteers.
In the past, even with some losses, Alwal would be able to keep a smile on her face.
It was different after falling by four points to the 12th-ranked team in the nation.

Report: MSU’s Collins offered extension

January 18, 2014

Pete Roussel of has reported that Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins was offered a raise and an extension on Friday.
Mississippi State didn’t confirm the report by press time.

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