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Lady Statesmen battle hard for overtime win
Thursday night featured one of the biggest games the Delta State University Lady Statesmen have played this basketball season. The Lady Statesmen played host to the Union University Lady Bulldogs in a huge Gulf South Conference showdown at the Walter Sillers Coliseum. The Lady Bulldogs entered the game in first place in the conference and ranked 14th in the nation. Delta State had been playing its best ball by winning six of its last seven games and moving up to third place in the GSC. The contest proved to be one of the most exciting of the year as the Lady Bulldogs with their prolific 3-p...
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Statesmen have rough night in loss to Union
The Delta State University Statesmen and the Union University Bulldogs entered Thursday night’s matchup tied for fifth in the Gulf South Conference. The Bulldogs snapped that tie with a 79-70 win o...
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Fight breaks out after game in Ruleville
Following Tuesday's boys basketball contest between East Side High School and Ruleville Central High School in Ruleville, a fight broke out. The melee occurred while East Side players and coaches w...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Davis earns another honor
Former East Side standout PJ Davis has continued to turn heads at Delta State University. Davis was named Gulf South Conference Freshman of the Week for the fifth time this year on Tuesday. In two ...
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Lady Tigers slide by East Side again
RULEVILLE— The last meeting between the East Side Trojanettes and Ruleville Central Lady Tigers was an epic one that ended with Ruleville winning in overtime on Jan. 16. Tuesday night proved to be ...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks win first game in Shaw
SHAW — Last season when the Shaw Hawks capped off the 2014 season by winning the boys basketball 1A State Championship, it was one of the most exciting times in school history. The team is looking ...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Medders loses to Gaitor by unanimous decision
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The environment at Minglewood Hall couldn’t have been more intense here Saturday night. There was standing room only as fans filled the seats and stood outside the rails. The stage...
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Local coaches give take on deflated balls
The sports world has been turned upside down with the New England Patriots. The Patriots are involved in what is now known as “Deflate-gate.” The NFL found that 11 of the Patriots’ 12 game balls in...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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DSU baseball picked to win GSC
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Delta State will enter the 2015 season as the Gulf South Conference coaches' preseason favorite, while Alabama Huntsville will be looking to repeat as GSC Tournament Champions. L...
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DSU softball picked to finish 6th in GSC
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Delta State University Lady Statesmen have been tabbed to finish sixth in the Gulf South Conference Preseason Softball poll, while juniors Kaitlin Moore and Kassidy Tally wer...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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DSU men sweep weekly basketball honors
The Delta State University men’s basketball team swept the top weekly honors in the Gulf South Conference. Sophomore guard Devin Schmidt earned GSC Player of the Week honors, while freshman forward...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Jags win 4th in a row
MOUND BAYOU— The Broad Street Lady Jaguars basketball team have been on a roll over their last four games. Tuesday night's 49-40 win over the John F. Kennedy Lady Hornets marked their fourth consec...
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Prep Basketball
JFK Boys 59, Broad Street 40 The JFK Hornets blasted the Broad Street Jaguars Tuesday in Mound Bayou in Region 3-1A action. Fred Haywood led JFK with 18 points and 10 rebounds, Khalil Strickland an...
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