Final exam: Spring game could clarify things for MSU

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State will hold its annual Maroon-White spring football game at 11 a.m. today and...

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – High school football fans in North Mississippi are very familiar with Aeris Williams. After all, the former West Point standout rushed for 3,994 yards during his prep career en route to being named Mississippi’s Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior in 2013. Next on Williams’ agenda […]

ATLANTA (AP) – Giancarlo Stanton broke out of a slump with three hits and four RBIs as Miami improved to 2-6 with an 8-2 win over Atlanta on Tuesday. Stanton, who signed a record 13-year, $325 million contract in November, began the game hitting just .130 with three RBIs in 23 at-bats. Tom Koehler (1-1) […]

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Lafayette's Xavier Martin scores the winning run in a 5-4 victory over Ripley on Tuesday night.

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Lafayette’s Commodores decided to win the Division 2-4A title the hard way. They went to extra innings with Ripley, coming from a run down Tuesday night to win 5-4 in nine innings. Hunter Bishop delivered the game-winning hit for Lafayette in the bottom of the ninth inning to […]

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal NETTLETON – Dana Rhea wasn’t ready to proclaim Nettleton the Division 4-3A champion Tuesday night. He was quite reluctant moments after his team defeated North Pontotoc 6-0 to improve to 15-2 overall and 8-0 in division play with two games remaining. “There’s still softball to be played,” the Lady Tigers […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal FULTON – Snowball. That is a word Itawamba Community College baseball coach Rick Collier used to describe his Indians right now. And the snowball is heading the wrong way. Entering last weekend in seventh place, which was good for one of the eight MACJC playoff spots, the Indians […]

The Ole Miss baseball game against Tennessee-Martin originally scheduled for 6:30 Wednesday will be played at 3 p.m. in hopes of getting ahead of scheduled rain. The Rebels (18-18, 7-8 SEC) return to the SEC road this weekend at Auburn. Parrish Alford

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Bowl games paid more than a half billion dollars to college football conferences and schools last season, the most ever and an increase of almost $200 million from the final season of the Bowl Championship Series to the first of the College Football Playoff. According to an […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Somehow, Michael Seger is getting more basketball and more family time, at the same time. Seger, after five years as Hickory Flat’s head boys coach, has been named the new boys and girls basketball coach at East Webster. “Doing both teams allows me to narrow my focus on the coaching […]

OXFORD With spring football in the rear view mirror, Ole Miss enters the season of speculation. For every college football team, summer is about the what ifs, the maybes and other questions that are speculated among fans and if ultimately answered correctly lead to an outstanding season. The Rebels have no bigger question than quarterback. […]