Category: Sports

Holmes men, women roll past Hinds CC

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win.

With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. The Holmes … Read more

Ole Miss takes sweet win over Oklahoma State

Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Jill celebrate following the Rebels' 48-20 win over Oklahoma State in the 2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl held in New Orleans, LA,  January 1, 2016. (Photo by Bob Smith)

From school reports

NEW ORLEANS — How sweet it was.

No. 12 Ole Miss dominated No. 16 Oklahoma State, 48-20, in the 82nd annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.… Read more

Bulldogs finish strong season with convincing Belk Bowl win

From School Reports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — To close out the 2015 season, Mississippi State (9-4) took down North Carolina State (7-6) 51-28 to win the Belk Bowl Wednesday. The Bulldogs started the game quickly on a 21-0 run, earning a … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6
College Basketball
7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 7
Prep Basketball
East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — … Read more

Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors continue winning ways

Ashlie Thames (23) looks for an open teammate to pass the ball to.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School looked to finish off the 2015 portion of the 2015-16 season on a high night when they played Aberdeen Tuesday in the St. Andrews Holiday Classic … Read more

EMCC Freshman among nations leading scorers in junior college hoops

Patterson

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.

That … Read more

MSUs Newman takes top SEC freshman honors

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Following a career-high 20 points against Northern Colorado that propelled Mississippi State to its second-consecutive win, heralded guard Malik Newman has been tabbed the SEC’s Freshman of the Week.

It’s the third league honor for … Read more

Sports schedules

WED, DEC. 30
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
College Football
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.… Read more

Holmes football standouts sign scholarships

From school reports

GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week.… Read more

WA Patriots take road win over Newton Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots improved to 3-9 on the season with a 48-41 win over homestanding Newton County Academy on Thursday.

WA jumped out to an 18-6 first-quarter lead and was up 32-14 at … Read more