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March 3rd, 2015
A record Mississippi State basketball season has not gone unnoticed.
The Bulldogs have won a school record 26 games overall this season, 11 in the Southeastern Conference and are the No. 3 seed in this week's SEC Tournament. MSU is ranked No. 11 by The Associated Press and No. 13 in the USA Today/WBCA Coaches Poll.
Mississippi State's first win in Southeastern Conference play this season came against Vanderbilt.
The Bulldogs will have to knock off the Commodores again to end a four-game losing streak.
MSU beat Vanderbilt 57-54 in Humphrey Coliseum on Jan. 17 in the first matchup.
Arkansas Pine-Bluff was prepared to play Tuesday night.
According to Mississippi State head coach John Cohen, his team wasn't prepared to play offensively.
The No. 8 Bulldogs lost their first game of the season as they dropped a 3-2 decision to the Golden Lions at Dudy Noble Field.
Playing time is no over just yet for a couple of Starkville Academy soccer players.
Even though the season may be in the books, Dylan Dempsey and Blake Slaughter will represent the Volunteers at the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools All-Star Game on Friday.
Mississippi State's Victoria Vivians has proven to be one of the best freshmen in the Southeastern Conference this season.
It hasn't taken people long to notice what Vivians has meant to the Bulldogs.
In her first season, Vivians has led State to No. 11 in the country, a school record 11-5 record and third-place finish in the SEC and a school mark 26 overall victories.
MABEN â€“ The East Webster Wolverines are about to take a 136-mile journey.
That is the distance between East Webster High School and the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson.Â
That's where the Lady Wolverines will be going Friday as they take part in the Class 2A state tournament. A trip earned following a 70-49 defeat of H.W. Byers in Cumberland on Monday night.
Should Craig Sword make the All-Southeastern Conference first team?
Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray thinks so.
Sword, a junior guard, is the 10th leading scorer in SEC games only with 14 points an outing.
Vance Tatum had the best performance of his career on Sunday afternoon.
He was rewarded for it on Monday.
The Mississippi State sophomore left hander was honored as the Southeastern Conference Co-Pitcher of the Week.
Dan Mullen had a formula in how to build a winning football team at Mississippi State.
There was one thing he knew for sure â€“ he couldn't do it by himself.
Mullen said everyone that loved and supported the Bulldogs had "to be on the same page" in order to achieve the success that was desired.
Offseason action has been nonstop for the football team at Starkville Academy.
First up was the departure of head coach Jeff Terrill, who took a position with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, then offensive coordinator Chase Nicholson stepped into the vacant role and now one more coaching change has taken place as Tony Stanford joined the Volunteers staff.