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Back on road: State looks to follow home victory with another good effort at Auburn

January 21, 2015

Mississippi State has struggled on the road, but in their last opportunity away from Starkville, the Bulldogs put up a fight.
MSU lost 74-70 at Texas A&M last Wednesday and had a halftime lead.
The Bulldogs also had chances down the stretch to win the ballgame.

SMITH ON SPORTS: MSU must find way to handle a pat on back

January 21, 2015

A pat on the back can do one of two things.
The show of appreciation can either encourage someone to continue a progression in a positive way, or it can give a false sense of where you stand.
It has been a pretty nice four days for Mississippi State men's basketball coach Rick Ray and his program after defeating Vanderbilt 57-54 on Saturday.

SHS soccer sets up weekend with sweep at home

January 21, 2015

There may be one more match left at home for the Starkville High School soccer program.
However on Tuesday night, it was the moment for the seniors to shine.
Even though a match with Columbus was rescheduled for Saturday, the match with Caledonia on Tuesday was designated as senior night.

SCS girls see rally fall short

January 21, 2015

The Starkville Christian School Lady Cougars found themselves in too deep of a hole to battle out of on Tuesday night.
After falling behind by 18 points in the third quarter, the Lady Cougars did fight back to within five points within the last minute of their game against the Jackson Victors, but couldn't come all of the way back and lost a 55-46 decision at the Cougar Cave.

Starkville Academy girls defeat Magnolia Heights

January 21, 2015

SENATOBIA – The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers rallied from a halftime deficit with a strong fourth quarter to pick up a 51-42 road win at Magnolia Heights School Tuesday night.
After trailing 13-11 at the end of one quarter and 24-19 at halftime, the Lady Vols were down 35-28 after three quarters before outscoring their hosts 23-7 in the fourth quarter.

SHS hands McComb first loss

January 19, 2015

CLINTON – The Starkville High School Yellowjackets pulled off what was probably the biggest surprise at the Rumble in the South Tournament on Monday in beating previously unbeaten and defending Class 4A State champion McComb 59-53.
The event was played on the campus of Mississippi College.

Volunteers gain confidence in soccer with draw against Raiders

January 19, 2015

As far as record there was no win or loss added on Monday during the Starkville Academy soccer match, but the Volunteers gained confidence within the team after a 1-1 tie with Lamar School.  

Sullivan gets in kicks as member of Jackets

January 19, 2015

It might be difficult for some young athletes to transition from one sport to another.
That's not the case when it comes to Michael Sullivan at Starkville High School.
Sullivan has made the successful move as the kickoff special and short field goal kicker for the Yellowjackets to back line in soccer.
Both soccer and football involved kicking, but Sullivan says there is a variation.

Process continues for Ray's Bulldogs

January 19, 2015

It's all about the process right now for Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray and his basketball squad.
The Bulldogs stand at 8-9 overall and 1-3 in Southeastern Conference play, but Ray feels like his team is making strides in the right direction.
He just wants them to focus on what the coaches are putting in front of them every day.

Pro Football Playoff Recap

January 19, 2015

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