Posts Tagged Mississippi

Mississippi State slowly rebuilding as No. 1 Kentucky looms

Mississippi State basketball coach Rick Ray gestures to his players in the first half at an NCAA college basketball game against Arkansas in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. No. 18 Arkansas won 65-61. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State was the worst team in the Southeastern Conference last season. Now the program is simply mediocre.

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Texas Southern beats Mississippi Valley State 83-73

HOUSTON (AP) — Madarious Gibbs had 25 points and nine rebounds and Chris Thomas added 22 points and grabbed 10 boards as Texas Southern held off Mississippi Valley State 83-73 on Monday night.

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AG opinions: Biloxi can’t sell naming rights to ball field

BILXOI, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi attorney general’s office opinion has derailed an agreement between Biloxi and the Shuckers minor league baseball team to sell the naming rights for MGM Park’s playing field.

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Mississippi edges Tennessee 59-57

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Stefan Moody scored 22 points and Mississippi survived two field goal misses in the final 10 seconds Saturday night to defeat Tennessee 59-57.

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Worsham scores 15 as Jackson State wallops Grambling 72-33

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Raeford Worsham scored 15 points and corralled 11 rebounds, leading three players in double-figure scoring as Jackson State clobbered Grambling 72-33 on Saturday night.

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