By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s Jameon Lewis missed both the Texas A&M and Auburn games due to a right leg injury. The senior wideout returned last weekend in a start against Kentucky but was not targeted and played only minimal reps. Redshirt freshman Gabe Myles once again played most of the […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal FULTON – Host a playoff game. The Itawamba Indians men’s soccer team has not been able to cross that off their to-do list since the program began in 1996 – until now. The MACJC playoffs begin today for the Indians, who will host the Jones County Bobcats beginning […]

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By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State running back Josh Robinson was named SEC co-Offensive Player of the Week, while teammate Kaleb Eulls earned the SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week award, it was announced Monday. Robinson rushed a career-high 23 times for 198 yards and two touchdowns in No. 1 MSU’s 45-31 win at […]

OXFORD (AP) – Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche is out for the season after breaking his ankle in Saturday’s 10-7 loss to LSU. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze confirmed the injury on Monday, saying Nkemdiche had surgery on Sunday. The 5-foot-11, 212-pound junior preseason All-Southeastern Conference selection and had 28 tackles through seven games this […]

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Class 6A/5A 1. Starkville (9-0) Friday: beat Murrah 31-6. This week: Warren Central 2. Oxford (8-1) Friday: beat Clarksdale 17-0. This week: Center Hill 3. West Point (7-3) Friday: beat Saltillo 49-20. This week: New Hope ––––– Class 4A/3A 1. North Pontotoc (9-1) Friday: beat Alcorn Central 42-0. This week: Mooreville (Thu.) 2. Ripley (7-3) […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Calhoun City has earned respect – and a big target on its back. With one more win, on Halloween Friday against Okolona, the Wildcats will have avoided all 10 strikes at the target. And no one has really come close. “Ah, practice every week, just practice hard, stay focused and […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Ole Miss became the first Magnolia State school to fall in the College Football Playoff sweepstakes. The Rebels dropped four spots to No. 7 in the latest Associated Press poll after Saturday’s 10-7 loss at LSU. Mississippi State maintained its top ranking for a third consecutive week. The Bulldogs received […]

Thumbs Up The Bulldogs survived their first test as the top-ranked team and remained unbeaten through seven games. Dan Mullen also improved to 6-0 all-time against Kentucky, MSU’s constant from the SEC East. The offense amassed 542 yards against the Wildcats – the seventh time in eight games that State eclipsed the 500-yard plateau. The […]

Thumbs Up Cody Core showed great athleticism and awareness by extending the ball to break the plane of the goal line on his 15-yard TD catch. Safety Trae Elston had 11 tackles and broke up a pass, and cornerbacks Senquez Golson and Mike Hilton each had interceptions. Cody Prewitt had a forced fumble and a […]