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Mississippi State signed a trio of junior college players and a pair of high school prospects on Wednesday.
The junior college signing day was good to the Bulldogs, who picked up wide receiver Donald Gray, offensive lineman Martinas Rankin and defensive lineman Johnthan Calvin.
The Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Classic is a reward for players and coaches for a job well done during the regular season.
It may be a treat, but there's also hard work involved.
Starkville High School head coach Jamie Mitchell was the man in charge for the Mississippi team this year.
Anna Albritton always knew this season would come.Â
After multiple years of veteran players and success, the Lady Yellowjacket soccer team is undergoing what can only be described as a rebuilding year.
Many spend this time of year relaxing and gearing up for the holidays.
That can't be said for the Starkville Lady Yellowjackets, who will spend the weekend in Columbus as part of the Joe Horne Classic.
Chase Nicholson made it hard for the Starkville Academy administration to ignore what he brought to the table.
When Jeff Terrill announced his resignation as coach of the Volunteers last week, the process began to find the next leader of the football program.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers didn't have to chase down a football coach to replace Jeff Terrill.
Chase was right in front of their nose the entire time.
On Tuesday, Chase Nicholson was introduced as the next coach of the Volunteers and everyone involved seems to be comfortable with the move.
With Geoff Collins on the way out, Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen will have to scramble to get his defense ready for the bowl game.
Mississippi State fans will be able to bring their tradition to South Florida over the holiday season.
The MSU athletic department announced Tuesday that cowbells will be permitted at the Capital One Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium. The Bulldogs take on Georgia Tech New Year's Eve.
It has been a while since Mississippi State has played in the friendly confines of Humphrey Coliseum.Â
The last time was 23 days ago when the Bulldogs beat Clayton State on Nov. 24. Since that time, MSU has played two neutral site games and two true road games. They are 1-3 in those contest and have lost three in a row.
It all happens with a purpose in mind.
As the Mississippi State women's basketball team is in the midst of playing six gams in 10 days, coach Vic Schaefer says there's no better way to prepare for the schedule that postseason brings.