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March 4th, 2014
Georgia has been and continues to be on the minds of Mississippi State's basketball teams.
After the Bulldog women played at the University of Georgia on Sunday, the MSU men have made the trip to Athens for competition against the other Bulldogs of the Southeastern Conference.
Mississippi State hasn't won a road game in 17 tries dating back to last season.
The Bulldogs last win on the road came at Georgia last January. MSU beat the Peach State Bulldogs that day 72-61.
Mississippi State (13-16, 3-13) returns to the place where they last got a win when they meet Georgia today. Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. inside Stegeman Coliseum.
ACKERMAN â€“ The Starkville Yellowjackets wanted another game.
Boasting a team full of youth, baseball coach Travis Garner and his squad jumped on the opportunity to pick up a game with Choctaw County.Â
The late addition paid off as the Yellowjackets secured a 12-0 victory. They lost a 13-4 decision to Kosciusko later in the night.
Many Mississippi State baseball fans may have their minds on this weekend's road trip, but there is still one more game to be played before the Bulldogs head west.
No. 14 MSU hosts South Alabama tonight at 6:30 p.m. in a midweek contest at Dudy Noble Field.
Mississippi State softball coach Vann Stuedeman knows that it will take timely hitting, good pitching and good defense for her team to be successful.
Against the UAB Blazers on a chilly Tuesday night, the Bulldogs failed in all three of those areas and that resulted in a 5-3 loss at the MSU Softball Stadium.
Justin Williams understands the meaning of hard work.
Williams experienced that as a member of the East Oktibbeha High School Titans, but the load will reach a higher level after he signed a national letter of intent Monday to join the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers next season.
The Starkville High School bowling program team enjoyed the best finish in program history last Friday.
With the third-place finish in the state on the boys side and fifth-place standing for the girls, the Yellowjackets took another positive step in the development of the sport.
I.J. Ready has had an up and down season.
The Mississippi State true freshman point guard has missed seven games this season due to injury or illness.
On Saturday, he was a game time decision against Missouri with a knee injury, but he played. He didn't finish the game and is listed as day-to-day this week.
Southeastern Conference women's basketball teams battled through a 16-game schedule to get position for the conference tournament.
The event begins on Wednesday in Duluth, Ga., at The Arena at Gwinnett Center and the Mississippi State Bulldogs will tip things off against Missouri at 5 p.m.
Mississippi State entered this week with a .500 record at 4-4.
After six games, the Bulldogs are now 10-4.
The No. 18 Bulldogs capped off the six-win week and four-win weekend with a 9-0 victory over Eastern Illinois Sunday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field in The Diamond Classic presented by Polk's Meat Products.