• Prairie View A&M cruises to 87-72 win over MVSU

    ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Troy Thompson scored a career-high 28 points with 10-for-13 shooting to lead Prairie View A&M past Mississippi Valley State for an 87-72 win Saturday.

  • No. 4 Mississippi State on a roll with 20 straight wins

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State was a very good basketball team last season, winning a school-record 28 games and advancing to the Sweet 16 for second time in school history.

  • In bipartisan nod, GOP-led Mississippi Senate commends Obama

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Republican-led Mississippi Legislature has resisted much of President Barack Obama’s agenda, but in an apparent bipartisan gesture of goodwill, the state Senate adopted a resolution Thursday calling the Democrat “one of the most consequential presidents in recent history.”

  • Davis scores 20 as Ole Miss beats Tennessee 80-69

    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Terence Davis scored 20 points with 11 rebounds and Mississippi closed with a 12-2 run in the final three minutes Tuesday night to defeat Tennessee 80-69.

  • No. 4 Mississippi St beats Mississippi 73-62

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Victoria Vivians scored 23 points, Dominique Dillingham added 16 and No. 4 Mississippi State set a school record with its 19th straight win to start the season in a 73-62 victory over Mississippi on Monday night.