Posts Tagged Mississippi

No. 4 Auburn-No. 7 Ole Miss: Playoff knockout game

In this Oct. 25, 2014, file photo, Auburn's Jonathan Jones (3) intercepts a pass intended for South Carolina wide receiver Shaq Roland in the end zone during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala. Mississippi's Senquez Golson and Auburn's Jones have emerged as the Southeastern Conference's top thieves. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Auburn and Mississippi spent the week dismissing their standing in the first College Football Playoff rankings as mostly irrelevant.

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No. 1 Mississippi St winning despite shaky defense

Kentucky's Blake Bone, center, is wrapped up by Mississippi State's Jamerson Love, left, and Taveze Calhoun during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Mississippi State won 45-31. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Undefeated Mississippi State is the consensus No. 1 team in the country so smiles and praise are easy to find in Starkville.

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MSU to honor Shorty McWilliams

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Tom “Shorty” McWilliams, a four-time All-Southeastern Conference selection running back, will become the newest member of Mississippi State University’s Football Ring of Honor at Davis Wade Stadium in a halftime ceremony Saturday.

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Gautier moves ahead in Peterson’s 3rd year

GAUTIER, Miss. (AP) — Chris Peterson points to an exact moment in the season when his Gautier football team began its turnaround.

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Deer gun season opening in November

NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — Hunters are beginning to get antsy. Even though the bow season for deer is open, they are waiting for the biggest of them all: gun season.

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