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November 6th

Vols look at positives of season

November 7, 2012

Now that the gridiron action has come to a close for the Starkville Academy Volunteers, coach Jeff Terrill has had a little time to reflect on the 2012 season.

Yellowjackets can't catch up to Wildcats

November 7, 2012

The Starkville Yellowjackets could not seem to catch a break in their home opener against Meridian.
Very quickly into the game, the Wildcats took the reins and as the clock wound down, they walked away with a 60-37 victory over the Yellowjackets.

Lady Jackets drop game at home

November 7, 2012

The Starkville Lady Yellowjackets had one of the top Class 6A girls high school basketball teams in the state on the ropes in the Beehive Tuesday night, but just couldn't put it away.

Starkville led the Meridian Lady Wildcats 12-7 after the first quarter and was on top 37-34 with 5:49 left in the third quarter after a 3-point field goal by Blair Schaefer.

November 5th

Fast start: Bulldogs looking to improve on offense

November 6, 2012

Every week in the Southeastern Conference is a grind, especially on the offensive side of the ball.

This week the No. 22 Mississippi State Bulldogs (7-2, 3-2) face one of the top defenses in the nation against No. 9 LSU (7-2, 3-2). The Bulldogs have lost 12-straight games to the Tigers and 19 of 20.

Yellowjackets ready for Meridian

November 5, 2012

It was a tale of two halves for the Starkville Yellowjackets in the season opener against Greenwood last Saturday.

When it comes to facing the Meridian Wildcats tonight at the Beehive, SHS boys coach Greg Carter wants a more complete effort.

The Yellowjackets established a 12-point lead in the first half before losing a 61-58 decision in the West Point Classic.

November 4th

'That's on me': Mullen accepts responsibility for MSU's 38-13 loss to A&M

November 4, 2012

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen was still accepting blame on Sunday afternoon.

After Saturday's 38-13 loss to the Texas A&M Aggies on Saturday, there could have been quite a bit of finger-pointing going on.

Mullen continued to insist during his Sunday teleconference that the reason for the problems ultimately rest on his shoulders.

Lady Jackets finish second in state swim meet

November 4, 2012

CLEVELAND – The Starkville High School girls swim team benefitted from the state championship efforts of the girls 200 freestyle relay team and claimed second place overall in Class II at the State Championship meet on Saturday.

Class II is comprised of all Class 5A and 6A schools so the Lady Jackets defeated all 5A schools, while Tupelo was the only 6A school that finished higher.

MSU wins exhibition basketball game

November 4, 2012

It wasn't what Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray wanted, but at least it was a win.

Mississippi State held off William Carey 80-74 Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum in an exhibition game.

November 3rd

Man-handled by Manziel: Bulldogs put forth 'poor' effort against Aggies

November 3, 2012

As the final time ticked off the clock, tackles were not the only thing the Mississippi State football team missed on.

The No. 17 (Associated Press) Bulldogs failed to improve their record to 8-1 and No. 16 (Associated Press) Texas A&M took a 38-13 victory Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium in a rematch of the 2000 Independence Bowl.

SMITH COLUMN: Speedy Aggies produce video game numbers

November 3, 2012

It was almost like watching a video game on Saturday.

If only it had been, the Mississippi State Bulldogs could have maybe found a way to pull the plug on it.

The numbers put up by quarterback Johnny Manziel and the Texas A&M Aggies were crazy.

Texas A&M had 386 yards of total offense by halftime and ended up with 693 to soundly defeat Mississippi State 38-13 at Davis Wade Stadium.

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