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Prescott sets school record

From school reports

FAYETTEVILLE —  In a wild back and forth affair, Mississippi State (8-3, 4-3 SEC) outlasted Arkansas (6-4, 4-3) to win 51-50 on the road Saturday night. A potential game-winning field goal attempt by Arkansas was blocked by … Read more

Former East Webster star Patterson takes MACJC Honors

Patterson

From school reports

East Mississippi Community College freshman forward Quantesha Patterson has been tabbed the season’s first MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week to tip off her promising collegiate career.

The 5-foot-11 Patterson averaged 26.5 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5 … Read more

Eagles, Lady Eagles take two from homestanding Ethel

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School boys basketball team opened its season on a positive note Saturday with a 49-39 road win over Ethel, while the Lady Eagles also won to run their early-season mark to … Read more

Lady Eagles opens hoops season with solid win

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School overcame a slow start on Saturday in the Calhoun City Classic to roll to a 46-22 season-opening win over Coffeeville.

“I think we were able to apply … Read more

Holmes Bulldogs opens hoops season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 2-0 on the season last Thursday night with a 78-46 win over the Bears of Baton Rouge Community College.

Holmes led 40-19 at halftime and then outscored the Bears 38-27 in the second … Read more

Ole Miss drops bizarre 53-52 SEC contest to Arkansas in OT

OXFORD – Sometimes, football doesn’t make sense.

Trailing seven points in the first overtime and facing a 4th-and-25 from the 40-yard line, Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen completed a pass to Hunter Henry to the 26-yard line. Henry, while being tackled … Read more

Northwest Mississippi gains MACJC title

SENATOBIA – The wait is finally over.

For the first time in 16 long years, the Northwest Rangers are MACJC Football Champions, defeating Gulf Coast 34-24 on Saturday to claim its ninth football title in program history (2015, 1999, 1992, … Read more