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Statesmen looking for pay back against West Georgia
The Delta State University Statesmen are living up to expectations and then some. They are a perfect 5-0 and ranked No. 9 in the country according to the American Football Coaches Association National Poll. Their 3-0 record in the Gulf South Conference makes them one of only two teams that are perfect in the conference — the other being North Alabama (5-0, 2-0 GSC, No. 4 AFCA Poll). The Statesmen will try to keep their perfect season alive when they take on the West Georgia Wolves at Carrollton, Ga. in a huge GSC contest on Saturday. The Statesmen are coming off a 35-20 win over Shorter. Th...
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Lucas thankful for Hall of Fame induction
Cleveland native Ken Lucas recently received one of the great honors any athlete that’s ever graced the campus of Ole Miss will ever get. On Sept. 26, Lucas was inducted into the Ole Miss M-Club Ha...
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Jags jinx Irish at homecoming
SHELBY— The St. Joe Fighting Irish ran out of luck here at Lit Parker Evans Field Friday night. The Broad Street Jaguars pounded the Region 2-1A foe into submission on 393 rushing yards off the leg...
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Eagles get much needed win on homecoming
ROSEDALE — Homecoming proved to be a dream come true for the West Bolivar Eagles here Friday night at Leland Young Stadium. The Eagles clicked on all cylinders as they hammered the Riverside High S...
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Prep Football
Cleveland 47, Yazoo City 8 The Cleveland High School Wildcats continued their winning ways with a victory over the Yazoo City Indians Friday night in Yazoo City. Cleveland improved to 8-0. Andonte ...
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Statesmen dominate in second half to beat Shorter
The 11th ranked Delta State University Statesmen had to overcome a lot of adversity Thursday night to remain undefeated. The Statesmen survived falling into a 17-0 deficit and four turnovers to ear...
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Wildcats overcome penalties for region win
It wasn't a clean performance from the Cleveland High Wildcats Friday night, but it was a dominant one as they overcame 13 penalties for 90 yards to defeat the Gentry Rams 34-8. "We had some penalt...
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Trojans survive slow start to win at homecoming
The East Side Trojans didn’t have the easiest time in the world at the start of their homecoming game with the Leflore County Tigers here Friday night at Leroy Byars Field. The Trojans held a slim ...
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Hawks win fifth straight
The Shaw High School Hawks won their fifth game in a row by shutting out the Ray Brooks Tigers 26-0 in Region 2-1A action Friday night in Shaw. It was homecoming for the Hawks and the home team did...
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Prep Football
Bayou 52, Lee (Ark.) 12 The Bayou Academy Colts picked up another win by defeating the Lee Academy Cougars in Marianna, Ark. Friday night. Bayou improved to 5-2, while Lee fell to 0-7. William Hood...
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Sullivan continues good work in win over Fla. Tech
MELBOURNE, Florida – Tyler Sullivan threw five touchdown passes and ran for another as Delta State University used a big second half to extend a 23-20 lead into a 58-20 Gulf South Conference win ov...
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