East Central accepts bid to Heart of Texas Bowl

From school reports

East Central Community College was extended and accepted an invitation to participate in the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5, in Copperas Cove, Texas. It will be the college’s first bowl game … Read more

State women thump Grambling to remain undefeated

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Victoria Vivians scored 22 points and freshman Teaira McCowan added 21 points and 11 rebounds to pace the No. 10 Mississippi State women’s basketball team to a 107-43 victory against Grambling State Saturday in the … Read more

Sports Schedules – 11/25/15

Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Baldwyn
7 p.m. — Bassfield at Bay Springs
7 p.m. — Lumberton at Resurrection
7 p.m. — Hollandale Simmons at Smithville
7 p.m. — West Marion at Collins… Read more

MSU closes out Puerto Rico Classic with win

From school reports

Mississippi State’s best first half of the season was enough Sunday afternoon.
The Bulldogs built a 20-point lead and withstood a spirited second half push by Missouri State to post an 84-70 victory in the final … Read more

Noxapater drops tough overtime loss in playoff opener

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Momentum shifts aren’t imaginary, and there was a big one just before halftime of Noxapater’s 21-20 loss to Stringer in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Football Playoffs on Friday night … Read more