Mississippi State defensive back Justin Cox runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis on Monday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Six local college players have taken part in the annual NFL Combine, being measured and weighed and drilled as scouts study every move. Four Mississippi State players and two Ole Miss players have been in Indianapolis going through the paces. Below are the results for each, and check out the photo gallery above. • Justin […]


Daily Journal Stefan Moody’s hot hand has earned the Ole Miss guard an SEC honor. Moody was named the SEC Player of the Week on Monday. He averaged 25.5 points, five rebounds and five steals in a pair of wins last week against Mississippi State and Tennessee. The junior from Kissimmee, Florida, notched a career-high […]


For the second straight week and fourth time this season, Mississippi State’s Victoria Vivians was selected as the SEC’s Freshman of the Week. Vivians scored 14 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had a steal and a block in the Bulldogs 57-55 road win at Alabama on Sunday. She scored the game-winning basket in that contest. […]

Associated Press Mississippi State moved up three spots to No. 11 in The Associated Press poll this week. The Bulldogs, who set a school record with their 25th win by beating Alabama on Sunday, have won seven of their last nine games. Their next contest is at No. 2 South Carolina on Tuesday. UConn remains […]

School, wire reports TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The No. 14 Mississippi State women’s basketball team had a date with history on Sunday, but flirted with disaster first. The Bulldogs survived a scare for a 57-55 win at Alabama, setting a school record with their 25th win of the season. MSU (25-4, 10-4 SEC) also matched a […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The Ole Miss women’s basketball team came very close to achieving a signature win at Kentucky earlier this season. Now the Rebels get another chance at home. No. 11 Kentucky is in town tonight for an SEC Network telecast. Tipoff at Tad Smith Coliseum is 6 p.m. Ole […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal Postseason in junior college basketball can have its share of question marks. Not the case for North Division champion Itawamba Lady Indians when they open play in the MACJC State Tournament today at 1 p.m. at Copiah-Lincoln. The Lady Indians are matched against Meridian, a team they have […]

Looking Back: The Rebels defeated Mississippi State 71-65 in Starkville and Tennessee 59-57 in Oxford. They have equaled last season’s total number of wins, surpassed last season’s SEC wins and are tied for third place in the league with Texas A&M. Looking Ahead: Ole Miss is at home Wednesday at 8 p.m. against Georgia (SEC […]

Looking Back: The Bulldogs lost back-to-back home games to Ole Miss 71-65 on Thursday and 65-61 to No. 18 Arkansas on Saturday. Looking Ahead: MSU hosts top-ranked Kentucky on Wednesday at 6 p.m. then travels to South Carolina for a 5 p.m. Saturday game. Both games will be televised on the SEC Network. Who’s Hot: […]