31.12 F
New York
January 24, 2021

mississippi

Seahawks’ DK Metcalf, Mississippi native, talks on racism, Emmett Till

USA Today
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Mississippi Clarion Ledger Mississippi native and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf decided to represent his home state on his helmet this season. As a part of the NFL’s Inspire Change social justice initiative, Metcalf wore the name Emmett Till on......

Cele leads Southern past Mississippi Valley State 102-61

Sports Illustrated
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. Harrison Henderson had 12 points and nine rebounds, Lamarcus Lee added 12 points and seven rebounds, and Jayden Saddler also scored 12 points with......

Alabama State tops Mississippi Valley State 64-51

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News 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. Brandon Battle added nine rebounds and DJ Jackson had six......

Mississippi State looks to stay hot vs. Texas A&M

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News Mississippi State looks to continue its impressive start in SEC play and visiting Texas A&M hopes to overcome its early conference difficulties when the teams play on Wednesday in Starkville, Miss. The Bulldogs (8-4, 3-1 SEC) received a......

Watford leads LSU to win over Mississippi

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc4MDI0NTM3MTE0Mjg5Nzcz/lamar-jackson-ravens-vs-titans-wild-card.jpg AP News OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – Sophomore forward Trendon Watford scored a game-high 21 points to give LSU a 75-62 win over Mississippi on Saturday. Watford was one of four Tigers (8-2, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) in double figures during the team’s second straight conference win. Austin Crowley lead the......

No. 13 Missouri set for tough test at Mississippi State

Sports Illustrated
AP News No. 13 Missouri’s bid for a breakthrough season in the Southeastern Conference will continue when the Tigers visit the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Tuesday in Starkville, Miss. The Bulldogs (6-4, 1-1 SEC) will offer a stern road test. They opened league play by winning 83-73 at Georgia, then......

Kentucky snaps losing skid with thrilling victory at Mississippi State

Reuters
Dontaie Allen made seven 3-pointers on his way to a game-high 23 points as Kentucky ended a six-game losing streak by beating Mississippi State 78-73 in double overtime in a Southeastern Conference game Saturday night in Starkville, Miss. Jan 2, 2021; Starkville, Mississippi, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Davion Mintz (10)......

League vows review after wild brawl erupts between Mississippi State and Tulsa at end of Armed Forces Bowl

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The commissioner of the American Athletic Conference promised to “conduct a thorough review” after a wild brawl broke out between Tulsa and Mississippi State players Thursday shortly after the Armed Forces Bowl ended. It’s unclear what sparked the melee,......

Thursday’s college football: Massive brawl follows Mississippi State win over Tulsa in Armed Forces Bowl

Detriot News
Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Fort Worth, Texas – True freshman Will Rogers scored his first rushing touchdown of the season and had a 13-yard TD pass to lead Mississippi State past No. 22 Tulsa 28-26 on Thursday in the Armed Forces Bowl. A......

Mississippi State brings losing mark into bowl battle with No. 24 Tulsa

Sports Illustrated
AP News At Mississippi State, bowl appearances are an annual occurrence. No. 24 Tulsa, meanwhile, is set to end a brief postseason hiatus. The Bulldogs (3-7) will make a school-record 11th consecutive bowl appearance, while the Golden Hurricane (6-2) will play in their first bowl since 2016 when they meet......

William Winter, Reform-Minded Mississippi Governor, Dies at 97

New York Times
“He was the model of what you aspire to be as governor,” Ray Mabus, who worked in Mr. Winter’s administration and served as governor himself from 1988 to 1992, said in an interview. “He was the best governor Mississippi ever had.” William Forrest Winter was born on Feb. 21, 1923,......

Mississippi State, Mississippi Valley State gearing up for league play

Sports Illustrated
AP News Mississippi State is using its pre-conference schedule to prepare for the rigors of the SEC schedule. Mississippi Valley State is facing a series of SEC teams during its pre-conference schedule to get ready for its conference season. The in-state rivals meet Monday night in Starkville, Miss. MSU is......

Rogers throws for 3 TDs, Mississippi St. tops Mizzou 51-32

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Will Rogers threw for 295 yards and three touchdowns to lead Mississippi State to a 51-32 victory over Missouri on Saturday. After weeks of floundering offensively, Mississippi State (3-7, 3-7 Southeastern Conference) finally got many......

Former Mississippi Gov. William Winter dies at 97

TheHill
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Celine Castronuovo Former Mississippi Gov. William Winter (D), known for pushing to improve public education and U.S. race relations, died Friday evening, his family announced. He was 97.  Family spokesman Dick Molpus, Mississippi’s former Democratic secretary of state who......

Report: $2B annually needed to improve Mississippi River water quality

WashingtonExaminer
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Frequent flooding, degraded water quality and aging infrastructure will require $2 billion in annual funding for multiple years to remedy, according to a report grading the management of the vast Mississippi River watershed. “As the United States looks to......

Memphis seeks progress against Mississippi Valley State

Sports Illustrated
AP News If the season’s first five games are any indication, the scoreboard operator in Memphis figures to be busy on Tuesday night. That’s because the Tigers, who have scored in the 80s in consecutive wins over Arkansas State and Central Arkansas, are hosting a Mississippi Valley State squad that......

Mississippi State looks to make Mean Green feel blue

Sports Illustrated
The last time Mississippi State played it gave coach Ben Howland his 500th career victory. More importantly, the 68-51 victory against Texas State was victory No. 1 for the Bulldogs this season. After losing its first two games, Mississippi State needed a win, and it can even its record by......

Lever lifts Grand Canyon past Mississippi Valley State 88-49

Sports Illustrated
AP News PHOENIX (AP) Alessandro Lever had 20 points as Grand Canyon romped past Mississippi Valley State 88-49 on Tuesday night. Asbjorn Midtgaard had 17 points and 13 rebounds for Grand Canyon (3-0). Jovan Blacksher Jr. added 13 points, six rebounds and six assists, and Oscar Frayer had five assists.......

North Texas tops Mississippi Valley State 116-62

Sports Illustrated
AP News DENTON, Texas (AP) James Reese and Mardrez McBride scored 21 points apiece as North Texas beat Mississippi Valley State 116-62 on Thursday night. The 21 points were a career high for Reese, who hit 5 of 7 3-pointers. Zachary Simmons had 16 points and Javion Hamlet added 13......

Liberty, Mississippi State seek consolation

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News One team looking to improve on defense meets another seeking an offensive boost when Liberty and Mississippi State lock horns in the third-place game of the Space Coast Challenge on Thursday night in Melbourne, Fla. The Flames (0-1)......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More