Category: Sports

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…

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. —

Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors continue winning ways

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…

EMCC Freshman among nations leading scorers in junior college hoops

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…

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…

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.

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…

Sports schedules – 12/23/2015

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23 College Basketball 7 p.m. — Northern Colorado at MSU SATURDAY, DEC. 26 College Football 1:20 p.m. — Washington vs. USM in Heart of Dallas Bowl

MSU Bulldogs ranked No. 11 by Collegiate Baseball

From school reports STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was ranked No. 11 in Collegiate Baseball’s 2016 preseason poll, the publication announced Monday. The Diamond Dawgs are coming off the most impressive summer in school history, where eight of its 16 returning…