Women’s basketball: South Carolina wins SEC title, hands Mississippi State first loss

March 5, 2018 in Sports

Associated Press A’ja Wilson helped eighth-ranked South Carolina become the first Southeastern Conference women’s program to win four consecutive tournament titles Sunday, snapping the nation’s longest winning streak at 32 […]

Recruiting summaries for every SEC team

February 5, 2016 in Sports

(AP) Here are the signing day capsules for Southeastern Conference teams: ___ ALABAMA Top 25 Class: Yes. Best in class: Ben Davis of Gordo, Alabama. The 10th-rated player nationally and […]

SEC Media Days: Ole Miss’ Hugh Freeze ‘ready to next step’

July 17, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Ole Miss has slowly improved for three straight seasons, becoming a legitimate factor in the Southeastern Conference Western Division last season. The Rebels hope a little more experience — […]

SEC Media Days 2015: Mississippi State lacks hype despite Dak Prescott, swag

July 15, 2015 in Sports

(AP)  Mississippi State spent more than a month as the No. 1 team in the nation on the way to a 10-win season last year. The program is also returning […]

SEC Media Days 2015: SEC commissioner: Greg Sankey says league leading way on social issues

July 14, 2015 in Sports

(AP) New Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the league for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, invoking the […]

Latest Mississippi sports news from The Associated Press

May 27, 2015 in Sports

BALTIMORE (AP) – Scott Feldman outpitched Chris Tillman, Chris Carter keyed a seventh-inning rally and the Houston Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 last night for their 10th win in […]

Mississippi State showing signs of improvement as Bulldogs prepare to face No. 1 Kentucky

February 25, 2015 in Sports

STARKVILLE, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi State was the worst team in the Southeastern Conference last season. Now the program is simply mediocre. It’s far from a miraculous turnaround, but the […]

Moss Point’s Devin Booker leads No. 1 Kentucky past Alabama with team-high 13 points

January 19, 2015 in Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — No. 1 Kentucky earned a break with another Southeastern Conference blowout marked by relentless defense, rebounding and a couple of sharp-shooting freshmen. The reward: A day off from […]