By Barry Wilner AP Pro Football Writer PHOENIX – NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas at the league meetings Monday. The vote was a foregone conclusion after the league and Raiders were not satisfied with Oakland’s proposals for a new stadium, and Las Vegas stepped up with $750 million in public […]


After a 1-3 week that included a 2-1 SEC series loss at Kentucky, Ole Miss drops five spots to No. 19 in this week’s release of the Top 25. There are seven SEC teams ranked. Ole Miss is back in action tomorrow morning at 11 against Arkansas-Little Rock in the annual school field trip […]

Spring football: fact, fiction and the gray area between … We get more access to practice – not players but practice – during spring, and that’s helpful in a lot of ways. Since it’s practice there’s always the difficulty of balancing enthusiasm. When one unit looks really good it automatically means the other looks really […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OKLAHOMA CITY – Morgan William may have been the shortest player on the court Sunday night, but no one played any bigger. The point guard listed generously at 5-foot-5 scored a career-high 41 points to help Mississippi State punch its first ever ticket to the Final Four with a 94-85 […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OKLAHOMA CITY – Morgan William left little doubt as to who the most outstanding player of the Oklahoma City Regional was. The MSU point guard poured in a career-high 41 points in the Bulldogs’ 94-85 victory over Baylor in the Elite Eight. William also scored five in MSU’s Sweet 16 […]

Associated Press NEW YORK – It’s only right that South Carolina’s first trip to Final Four was earned through defense. A team known for a swarming zone used it effectively down the stretch to beat Florida 77-70 on Sunday afternoon and win the East Regional at Madison Square Garden. Sindarius Thornwell scored 26 points for […]

Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The Ole Miss men’s tennis team ended No. 15 Mississippi State’s 10-match winning streak, wrapping up a rain-delayed 4-2 win on Sunday. “This was an instant classic,” said Ole Miss coach Toby Hansson. The Rebels (8-6, 3-4 SEC) won the doubles point on Saturday before singles play had to be postponed. […]

School reports STARKVILLE – Mississippi State continued its offensive assault, pounding out another 13 hits to beat Tennessee 7-4 in Southeastern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. The Bulldogs completed a three-game weekend sweep of the Volunteers. MSU improved to 15-10 overall and 3-3 in league play, while Tennessee fell to 13-8 […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OKLAHOMA CITY – Teaira McCowan isn’t accustomed to playing against anyone who can match her size in the post. In fact, the only person the Mississippi State center has ever faced who equaled her height just so happens to be Baylor’s Kalani Brown, who also stands 6-foot-7. The tall post […]