Archive - Feb 19, 2013
JACKSON â€“ Patience was the key in the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers victory on Tuesday evening.
Jackson Prep attempted to take SA out of its comfort zone by slowing the ball game down. That plan did not work as the Lady Vols overcame the change in pace to claim a Class AAA first round victory 47-32.
TAYLORSVILLE â€“ The Eupora Eagles were a bit short-handed when they tipped off against Taylorsville.
In the end that was one of the deciding factors as the Eagles dropped a 51-43 contest.
The mindset for the Mississippi State baseball team was not to focus on its opponent, but rather it was to battle a mental war.
The No. 13 (Collegiate Baseball) Bulldogs took a 2-0 win over the Grambling Tigers Tuesday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field.
The deck is stacked against the Mississippi State men's basketball.
They have lost 10-straight for the first time since 1982. Sophomore forward Roquez Johnson was suspended indefinitely on Monday and junior guard Jalen Steele has missed the last three games due to a suspension. His status is unknown for today's Southeastern Conference game at Alabama.
Carnecia Williams knows there are going to be some nights when she plays in pain.
As her knee cap slides in and out of socket, the Mississippi State women's basketball redshirt sophomore has still given what she can on the court this season.
Williams played 36 minutes on Sunday and led the Bulldogs with 13 points, eight rebounds and three steals during a 63-41 loss to LSU.
The Alabama Crimson Tide have quietly had a good season in Southeastern Conference play this season.
The Crimson Tide are 9-3 in SEC play and sit alone in second place. They have an overall record of 17-8.
Winners of its last three games. Alabama's Ratings Percentage Index is 59 according to ESPN's Joe Lunardi.Â
Consideration of capital improvements and rescinding prior action on the Carver Drive ditch are two of several items on the Starkville Board of Aldermen agenda.
Other business scheduled for the board includes:
u Discussion and consideration of hiring to fill the vacant position of community development director.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider authorizing a list of recommended capital improvement projects for Fiscal Year 2013 during its 5:30 p.m. meeting today at Starkville City Hall.