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BALDWYN â€“ It looked like the Eupora Eagles were going to cruise to an easy victory Friday night.
The Eagles jumped out to an early 14-0 lead in the first quarter, and were dominant as they kept Baldwyn out ofÂ the end zone,Â
That was the best 12 minutes for Eupora.Â
FRENCH CAMP â€“ When it rains, it pours is the typical saying.
For French Camp football, it might more appropriate to say when it rains, they score.
The Panthers took to a soggy field Friday night for the second round of the Class A playoffs where they secured a 30-20 victory over Lumberton.
The state of Arkansas has not been historically kind to the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
MSU is 0-9-1 all-time in the state of Arkansas. To keep a fourth-straight bowl game on the table, the Bulldogs will have to win in the Natural State.
Dan Mullen had to deal with a very difficult situation in his second season as the head coach of the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
In 2010, one of Mullen's players Nick Bell had died after a short battle with cancer and it was a very emotional time for the Bulldogs and their coach.
There were many people who reached out to Mullen and MSU to show signs of support and comfort.
Through three games this season, the Mississippi State Bulldogs have yet to be challenged.
That all changes tonight.
Coach Rick Ray has taken his Bulldogs (3-0) west to Logan, Utah, as they take on the Utah State Aggies (3-0). Tipoff is set for 8 p.m.
Two Mississippi high school football programs that know and understand about state championships meet tonight for the right to advance to the Class 6A North State championship.
The defending Class 5A State champion Starkville Yellowjackets travel to meet the defending Class 6A title holder South Panola Tigers in Batesville, Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
Each round of the 2013 high school football postseason brings with it a tougher challenge for the Eupora Eagles.
Tonight's test has the Eagles facing off against the Bearcats of Baldwyn with a 10-3 overall record.
Everything is starting to come together for the Panthers of French Camp.
After being plagued by injuries at the beginning of the year, the team is fully back on the field and really starting to gel.
The situation did not look promising for the Starkville Christian School Cougars at home Thursday night.
Trailing by six points at 45-39 early in the fourth quarter, the Cougars were searching for a spark.
When Mississippi State head coach Vic Schaefer rips his coat off, you know he's hot under the collar.
Schaefer peeled off his black suit coat with 13:35 left in the first half Thursday night after a questionable call by the referees.Â