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There are no statistical records kept on press conference attendance, but Tuesday afternoon might have been a record day for Mississippi State head women’s basketball coach Vic Schaefer.

MABEN – One bad game can spell the end of a season when the playoffs begin and East Webster’s girls were bound and determined to come out playing clean.

When new Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach contacted Zach Arnett to offer him the job as MSU’s defensive coordinator and linebackers coach, there was a moment Arnett had to kind of gather himself.

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Abdul Ado’s tip-in with 0.6 seconds left lifted Mississippi State to a 78-77 win over Arkansas on Saturday afternoon.

When Mississippi State fans took a gander at the women’s basketball schedule prior to the season, the current three-game stretch was a dangerous part of the schedule.

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Winning the region championship does not guarantee a state championship, but it is a step closer. The Starkville Yellow Jackets ran the Greenville Hornets out of the Nest in a 80-43 victory that secured the Class 6A, Region 3 Tournament championship on Friday night.

It didn’t take long for Starkville High School girls basketball coach Kristie Williams to realize that her team wasn’t ready to play against Germantown on Friday night.

SENATOBIA – The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers were edged by the Pillow Academy Lady Mustangs 47-45 in the semifinals of the Class 4A North Tournament on Friday night.

MABEN – In order for the East Webster Lady Wolverines to knock off the mighty Calhoun City Lady Wildcats and earn a Class 2A, Region 2 championship, the margin for error was incredibly low.

It didn’t take long for the Starkville Yellow Jackets to show on Tuesday night that they were going to have the better sting than the Greenville Honeybees.

OXFORD – Mississippi State finally got off to the strong start it has been wanting.

A long and hard-fought basketball season is hitting its peak beginning Tuesday night in the area as a busy slate of high school games begin in the district tournaments.