Pillow Academy’s girls and boys basketball teams celebrated Senior Night with a sweep of visiting Central Hinds Academy last Friday at Stribling Gymnasium.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Samkelo Cele had 18 points off the bench to lift Southern to a 102-61 win over Mississippi Valley State on Monday night.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — No. 7 Texas A&M put its first loss of the season behind it in a big way with a 69-41 victory over No. 14 Mississippi State on Sunday.
There’s only one thing on Zamiya Brown’s mind this season: ending Amanda Elzy’s district title drought. The Lady Panthers haven’t taken home the hardware since 1992, way before their current star sophomore was born.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Tolu Smith scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Mississippi State to a 72-69 victory over Florida on Saturday.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Tye Fagan scored 19 points, Shavir Wheeler added 18 points and nine assists and Georgia held off Mississippi 78-74 on Saturday to win its first conference game of the season and snap a four-game losing streak.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Jaron Pierre Jr. had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Southern Miss rolled past Middle Tennessee 84-54 on Friday night.
Danny Vargas heard about an hour of trash talk from Indianola Academy’s defense before finally settling the dispute with a dagger in the 74th minute.
Brennan Blaylock sank two free throws with four seconds to go as Carroll Academy held off District 2-3A foe Central Holmes 62-58 Tuesday night in Carrollton.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Jordan Lewis scored 11 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter and Alabama came on strong after halftime to bump off No. 14 Mississippi State 86-78 Thursday night.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alcorn State and Southern are the favorites to repeat as division champions in the Southwestern Athletic Conference in a season that was moved to spring because of the pandemic.
The Amanda Elzy girls basketball team continued its tear through Region 3-3A play behind another big performance by the squad's breakout sophomore.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Emanuel Miller and Andre Gordon each scored five points during Texas A&M's closing 12-5 run as the Aggies beat Mississippi State 56-55 on Wednesday night.
Senior Caroline Brock poured in 13 points to lead the Pillow Academy girls basketball team to a 53-27 North AAAA District 1 win over Bayou Academy Friday night in Cleveland.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Colin Castleton scored 21 points, grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds with a career-high seven blocked shots and Florida ended its two-game skid by beating Mississippi 72-63 on Tuesday night.
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Kevion Stewart scored 19 points, Kenny Strawbridge had 11 points and 11 rebounds and Alabama State beat Mississippi Valley State 64-51 on Tuesday night.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Hoosiers have beefed up their offensive and defensive lines with the addition of transfers Ryder Anderson and Zach Carpenter, who will both be eligible this fall.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Jessika Carter scored 19 points and Myah Taylor scored the last four as No. 14 Mississippi State fended off an upset bid from in-state rival Ole Miss, 60-56 Sunday night.
Greenwood High’s frontcourt feasted on Friday night as senior forwards Javardrick Jackson and Devontae Darby posted double-doubles to help the Bulldogs hold off Gentry, 61-58, in the Region 3-4A district opener.
Serafin Simon describes his Redbulls youth soccer program as a “unique family.” So when a dozen club teammates square off in Monday’s matchup of Pillow Academy and Delta Streets, expect an entertaining battle between brothers.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida announced the hiring of Wesley McGriff as its secondary coach Saturday, replacing two assistants coach Dan Mullen fired after the team's worst defensive season in more than a hundred years.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Iverson Molinar scored 24 points, D.J. Stewart Jr. added 16 and Mississippi State made just enough free throws in the closing seconds to hold off Vanderbilt 84-81 on Saturday.
Former Greenwood High School standout and current Mississippi State senior Marquiss Spencer announced on Wednesday night his intentions to enter the NFL draft and not return for a sixth year in Starkville.
GAINSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jessika Carter scored 25 poin ts and grabbed 15 rebounds for her 16th career double-double and No. 14 Mississippi State turned back Florida 68-54 on Thursday night.
Carroll Academy's girls basketball team outscored Oak Hill 14-2 in the fourth period to claim a 44-35 win Tuesday night in District 1-3A play in Carrollton.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Khadin Sy scored a season-high 13 points, Romello White and Luis Rodriguez each added 12, and Mississippi never trailed in its 72-61 win over Auburn on Wednesday night.
University of Georgia President Jere Morehead says his committee's search for new leadership in the school's athletic department attracted “a number of prominent athletic directors very interested in the position.”
The Pillow Academy girls basketball team used an early barrage of 3-pointers to cruise past visiting Magnolia Heights, 70-35, in Tuesday night’s MAIS District 1-4A opener.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — DJ Stewart scored 20 of his 24 points in the second half, and Mississippi State overcame a 12-point halftime deficit to roll past No. 13 Missouri 78-63 on Tuesday night.
Pillow Academy eighth grader Kevin Hernandez netted a hat trick and tallied two assists in the first half alone to lift the Mustangs to a 8-0 rout of Magnolia Heights in Monday night’s MAIS Division II North matchup.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Rhyne Howard scored 10 points in overtime, after scoring 15 points in the fourth quarter, and finished with 33 points, 10 rebounds and six assists to lead No. 13 Kentucky to a 92-86 win over No. 12 Mississippi State on Sunday.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Freshman Dontaie Allen scored a career-high 23 points with seven 3-pointers and Kentucky ended its six-game skid beating Mississippi State 78-73 in double overtime Saturday night.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Tyson Etienne scored a career-high 29 points, making a season-best five 3-pointers, and Wichita State battled past Mississippi 83-79 on Saturday, wresting the lead away with just under two minutes left.
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Shaun Doss had 23 points and 13 rebounds as Arkansas-Pine Bluff beat Mississippi Valley State 92-52 on Saturday in a Southwestern Athletic Conference opener.