March 3rd, 2014
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.
Gwendolyn Perkins â€¨On 2/15/2014, Dr. Gwendolyn Ruth Kirtley Perkins, age 95, passed away inÂ Cave Spring,Â Georgia. After a long and exciting life that was full of pursuing knowledge and adventure, Gwen's time came to an end.
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.
It doesn't take long for a record to receive a big boost when there are several opportunities to get victories.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs took advantage of one of those situations over the weekend with the Diamond Classic presented by Polk's Meat Products.
MSU played four games in three days and won all of those, including Sunday's 9-0 decision over Eastern Illinois at Dudy Noble Field.
The Starkville Yellowjackets will open the tennis season todayÂ in high class fashion.
The time for preparation is over. It's time for the Starkville Yellowjackets to bring back their bows for competition.
With today's 4 p.m. start in Tupelo, Starkville begins its archery program, the newest sport for the Jackets.
It was a long day for the Mississippi State baseball team, but a productive one.
The No. 18 Bulldogs capped off the doubleheader with a 7-1 win over Michigan State Saturday night to complete a sweep in The Diamond Classic presented by Polk's Meat Products.Â
Reid Humphreys is looking to make a name for himself as a member of the Mississippi State baseball team.
When brother Tyler Moore was a member of the Bulldogs, he was able to do some nice things offensively for the ballclub.
Moore led MSU in home runs with 14 and runs batted in with 46 during the 2008 season. He's now enjoying a career in professional baseball with the Washington Nationals.
Senior Tanner Clanton started the day for the Starkville Yellowjackets with a first-inning single on Saturday, then 10 more hits followed.
After opening the season with an 11-1 victory over Greenville Weston in six innings Friday night, the Jackets took care of business once again by beating Aberdeen 20-0 in four innings.