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South Panola is the No. 1 team in the state of Mississippi for a reason.
The Starkville High School Yellowjackets have three running backs that like to fly fast and sting hard.
That's the motto for the SHS athletic department and the trio of Jacquez Horsley, LaDorrious Pittman and Darius Grayer are good examples of that on the football field.
The Jackets have used the production from the running game to take momentum from the regular season into the playoffs.
EUPORA â€“ A question mark surrounded the Eupora offensive line to start the football season.
Even the Eagles' coach was not sure what was going to materialize up front, but with time and some adjusting of the schemes, a strong front force came to fruition.
There has been a huge emphasis on the military at football games across the state and the country over the last few days.
With Veterans Day taking place last week and November being Military Appreciation Month, there have been plenty of opportunities to thank those who have fought for our country and continue to do so.
Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray has been adamant that his team needed to get Gavin Ware more touches in the paint.
His team seemed to listen Tuesday night.
Ware got over 20 touches and scored a career-high 23 points as the Bulldogs rolled to an easy 94-72 victory over in-state foe Mississippi Valley State inside Humphrey Coliseum.Â
Mississippi State women's basketball junior guard Kendra Grant is getting more and more comfortable with her shot.
Grant has also increased her scoring output from 13 to 14 and tied a career-high with 23 points for the Bulldogs in a 111-38 victory over New Orleans.
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen was in a joking mood Monday afternoon during his weekly press conference.
The fifth-year head coach opened his talk with the media by rotating his arm and saying, "I had a pretty night throwing the ball the other night. I was loosening the arm up and getting myself ready to go."
Benardrick McKinney is the ultimate team player.
The Mississippi State sophomore linebacker might have only picked up three tackles against the Alabama Crimson Tide last Saturday night, but one of those tackles was for a loss and he also recovered his second fumble of the season.
It does not matter what the scoreboard says for Jesse Hosket.
The senior is going to give his all for the French Camp Panthers and encourage his teammates to do the same each time he steps on the football field.
Rick Ray is facing another obstacle in his young head-coaching career.
The Mississippi State head men's basketball coach saw his starting point guard helped off the court last Thursday night and learned on Friday that he will be sidelined for two to four weeks.
IJ Ready will sit out with a strained, inflamed hamstring, leaving a void at the point guard position.