Charles Cross was chosen SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week for the second time this season, last doing it after MSU’s win over North Carolina State. Cross’ 80.6 grade up front was the best on the team according to Pro Football Focus as he had a 83.2 grade on the run and 78.1 on the pass.
After sweeping the weekend series with a pair of 3-1 victories against the Texas A&M Aggies, the Bulldogs have now won four-straight conference matches in a single season for the first time. The 2015 MSU team defeated its final three SEC opponents, then started the 2016 league slate with a win.
A week after throwing a career-high 158 yards, Warnock was at his best. He was an efficient 6-of-8 passing for 141 yards and a touchdown and added a career-high 14 carries, 60 yards and three touchdowns. His game against Eupora helped the Wolverines beat down the rival Eagles 42-14.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The game wasn’t without its ups and downs for the Bulldogs but was mostly a dominant effort. In front of a solid maroon contingent, State used a stifling defensive performance and a couple of big pass plays for scores to take home the 45-6 victory over the Commodores.
A total of 700 vocal fans were present on Saturday afternoon to help will the Bulldogs to another Southeastern Conference win as they defeated Texas A&M 3-1.
It was a successful senior night for Futral with a touchdown rushing and one passing as the Vols defeated the Generals 42-0 at J.E. Logan Field.
Starkville met its match when Oxford came to town for the Little Egg Bowl. Losers of six-straight in the series, the Chargers did beat Starkville in the North State championship and did it again on Friday knocking off the Jackets 42-35 at Yellow Jacket Stadium.
The Bulldogs look to take a step in the positive direction today in Nashville, Tennessee, when they face the Vanderbilt Commodores. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m.
After dropping the last three decisions in the Southeastern Conference by one goal, the Bulldog offense came alive with two scores in the final 5 minutes of the outing against the Texas A&M Aggies and secured a 2-1 victory.
Charlie Cox will be one of 16 seniors celebrated Friday night when Starkville Academy hosts the Washington School Generals. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at J.E. Logan Field.
Mississippi State makes the trip to Nashville, Tennessee, to take on Vanderbilt, while Starkville High School hosts Oxford in "The Little Egg Bowl" and Starkville Academy welcomes in Washington School.
Over the years, SHS has seen some great players come through and wear the black and gold of the Yellow Jackets and almost all of them were showing out in games long before they made it to the high school level. The community in Starkville and especially the school puts an emphasis on develop…
MSU turned the ball over three times, they gave up big plays on the defensive side of the ball and gave up seven sacks up front. It was, at the end of the day, the Alabama Crimson Tide but Leach expects more from his group.
It was, perhaps, Kennedy’s game of his life. He carried the load 23 times for 284 yards and two touchdowns, breaking off runs of 48, 58, 34 and 57. The last one sealed the game for the Chargers as he stiff armed a would-be tackler like swatting a fly.
Waden had 31 kills in a 3-2 victory by the Bulldogs over the Ole Miss Rebels on Sunday and the SEC recognized her on Monday as the SEC Player of the Week and Offensive Player of the week. It is the first weekly honor from the conference for Waden.
It has been somewhat of a mystery of what happened to the baseball from the final out of the College World Series that secured the national championship for the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
Since 2008, Alabama hasn’t had much of an issue bouncing back from losses and the Crimson Tide certainly hasn’t had much issue with Mississippi State.
Since losing to Heritage Academy on the road on September 17, Starkville Academy has won three games in a row, including a pair of Class 5A, District 1 contests. The Vols play another Friday night against the Bayou Academy Colts on the road.
Starkville Academy hits Highway 82 once again on Friday to travel west for another difficult Class 5A, District 1 outing against the Bayou Academy Colts.
After winning the first two sets against the visiting South Carolina Gamecocks, the Bulldogs slipped in the third before capturing the fourth set and winning the match 3-1 at the Newell-Grissom Building.
The wins may not have come like Wright wanted, but he believes there are a good group of Vols on the way to help head coach Chase Nicholson’s varsity program in the future.
Mississippi State offensive lineman Charles Cross believes teammate Scott Lashley will enter Saturday’s game against Alabama with a “little bit of a chip on his shoulders.”
The four-star prospect said he was even privately committed to MSU before choosing Memphis. Two years later, Jeffries is in Starkville after transferring from the Tigers.
The University announced in a press release that head coach Nikki McCray-Penson would be stepping down immediately. The University used health reasons as the overriding factor. McCray-Penson is a breast cancer survivor after first being diagnosed in 2013, but there hasn’t been any details re…
The Midsouth Association of Independent Schools selected Montgomery to its All-Star game and she’s taking part today in Ridgeland. Montgomery has been a staple for the Lady Volunteers since she was in junior high and three different coaches and even a program shutdown for a season couldn’t s…
Over the last three years, Futral has soaked in so much information from Nicholson that he just goes about his business on the field with not much instruction needed.
That play put a charge into the Lions and they scored the final 20 points of the game to defeat Northeast 34-19 on a homecoming Saturday afternoon at Sullivan-Windham Field.
While last season was a step back in terms of postseason play, the team was rebuilding and Howland’s squad pleasantly surprised at times. It’s made expectations sky high in year seven and the coach likes the preparation and mindset of his squad.
MABEN – With 30 seconds remaining in a tie game and the Wolverines at the 1-yard-line, the Chargers held East Webster out and force a field goal. A miss sent the game to overtime, but the Choctaw County had to get another stop inside the 5 to win it.
The Cougars have participated in four meets at Choctaw Trails in Clinton, at French Camp, at Blue Mountain College and at Eupora. They still have meets scheduled at Clinton and French Camp again.
Starkville Academy experienced injury and illness in the regular season, then it faced a two-hour weather delay, overtime and a penalty kick shootout to win a 1-0 decision in the first round of the playoffs on Tuesday night.
Two early touchdowns from the Wildcats proved to be critical as the Eagles could never find any offensive room to run against a strong Wildcat front and It dropped a 30-6 decision to Calhoun City.
The Eagles dropped a shootout against East Union and followed that up by shooting themselves in the foot with turnovers but surviving in a 28-12 win over Potts Camp. As the Region 2 schedule turned last week, they emphatically got the job done.
In his first year with the Golden Wave last season, Hardin went 6-4 but was 5-2 in Class 6A, Region 1 and was competing for a district championship into the final weekend of the season. His defense was leading the way as Tupelo had just one game in district play in which it gave up more than…
After Tuesday night’s 3-1 win over Grace Christian, it was emotional for Upchurch because she realizes there won’t be a next time to step on the court with her teammates.
The work Rogers put in earned him SEC co-Offensive Player of the Week honors with Auburn’s Bo Nix, who led the Tigers to a win at LSU for the first time since 1999, and Alabama running back Brian Robinson, who scored four touchdowns against Ole Miss.
When Division II East champion Starkville Academy hosts Bayou Academy in the first round of the Division II playoffs today, head coach John Morgan hopes the Lady Vols will continue to play with the toughness they’ve shown all season.