STARKVILLE -- Junior first baseman Sarai Niu can sense the difference in the Mississippi State softball team this season.
STARKVILLE -- The national spotlight continues to shine of the Mississippi State softball program as the calendar hits the second half of the season.
The preliminaries are out of the way for the No. 21 Mississippi State softball team.
Now, it's time to get down to the business of league play.
JACKSON -- Anthony Carlyle believes a state championship basketball team is built on the defensive end.
Still, the Columbus High School coach won't get in the way when a leading scorer heats up.
STARKVILLE -- The Mississippi State men's basketball team had to adapt after losing the services of freshman guard Nick Weatherspoon at the Southeastern Conference tournament.
Play had just started in the second half when Weatherspoon was a hurt on a collision at the basket.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State men's basketball coach Ben Howland had several wishes granted Sunday night.
JACKSON -- After the trophy presentation, the Starkville High School girls basketball team broke a team huddle and Tabreea Gandy, with the state championship banner draped around her shoulders, took off for the locker room.
This state championship had been won on the court and wasn't going anywhere.
JACKSON -- Columbus High School's Denijay Harris checked out Alabama phenom Collin Sexton playing Kentucky on Saturday morning.
It might have been a little foreshadowing.
JACKSON -- Starkville High School senior guard Jariyah Covington was there when senior center Kirsten Thompson needed a lift.
"Every day during the offseason, we kept telling her she could be the next Kelsey Jones," Covington said. "She really needed a lot of encouraging. The other seniors stayed on her because we knew she could make us a great team."
Former South Panola High School football coach Lance Pogue knew Eric Rice could be a star in the coaching profession after they worked together for four seasons in Batesville.
JACKSON -- If you plan to send a late-night text to Columbus High School senior Casey Smith tonight, there is a good chance it will get returned.
JACKSON -- Starkville High School senior Jariyah Covington has her Saturday planned out.
The Columbus boys' and the Starkville high school girls' basketball teams will play for state titles Saturday.
JACKSON -- Starkville High School senior Kirsten Thompson blocked a shot to start a fast-break opportunity and then scored on the other end.
JACKSON -- When Starkville High School senior Jariyah Covington looks around the court, she sees confidence in the eyes of her teammates.
JACKSON -- Columbus High School boys basketball coach Anthony Carlyle addressed two numbers in his speech before his team played Starkville at the Mississippi Coliseum.
JACKSON -- Columbus High School senior Robert Woodard II has no problem being on a defensive-minded basketball team.
When the Starkville High School boys basketball team carried a lead into the final minute of a regular-season basketball loss at Columbus in November, coach Greg Carter was pleased.
Columbus High School boys basketball coach Anthony Carlyle started preparing for tonight's Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A State tournament game against Starkville nine months ago.
A non-conference softball game in March rarely becomes a "make-or-break" situation for a Southeastern Conference team.
That being said, Mississippi State (16-3) will play host to Boston College (6-9) at 6 tonight at Nusz Park in a big game.
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