Archive - 2014
Starkville Academy soccer coach Cole Andrews knew for a fact that Thursday's match against Washington School was going to be tough.
That's because he understands the man coaching the Lady Generals.
Washington coach Jim Allen recruited and got Andrews to come play at Delta State University. It was a program that Allen started in Cleveland.
Mississippi State's home opener didn't go as planned.
The Bulldogs lost in straight sets (25-19, 25-18 and 25-14) to South Alabama at the Newell-Grissom Building Thursday night to open the Maroon Classic, the first of two MSU-hosted tournaments.
A broken fiber optic line led to an afternoon-long MetroCast service outage in six counties, much to customersâ€™ ire.
MetroCast Southern Region Operations Manager Mark Boyer said the problem originated in Houston, before MetroCast dispatched crews to repair the issue.
On Sunday, Jasmine Murray, a Mississippi State University student from Columbus, will appear on national television â€” but not for the first time.
John 15:13 says, â€śGreater love has no one than this: to lay down oneâ€™s life for oneâ€™s friends.â€ť
First responders throughout Oktibbeha County received the help of volunteers Wednesday as part of a service event held in honor of the National Day of Service.
Through the first two games, Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen and his coaching staff have rotated several guys in and out on both sides of the football.
The biggest position has been quarterback.
The Bulldogs have used both starter Dak Prescott and backup Damian Williams in both first halves, and first quarters, of the two opening wins.
There will be an excitement in the air in Mobile, Ala., Saturday that has never been seen before.
The South Alabama Jaguars, just in their six year of football, host a Southeastern Conference team in Mississippi State, the first ever SEC team to make the trip there for a road game. It is by far the biggest game in the history of Jaguar football, and the biggest home game ever.
Blaine Clausell never thought he would get the opportunity to play football again in his hometown of Mobile, Ala.
That possibility came about when the Mississippi State Bulldogs got the South Alabama Jaguars on the schedule.