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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 Sunday’s 45-7 win in the AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts were deflated below league regulations. An investigation by the NFL is underway on rather the Patriots did it to give them an unfair advantage in the win. The rules on how much a ball should be inflated is in place not only in the NFL but in high school and college. According to the NFL, the NCAA and the NFHS (National ...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Lady Tigers victorious in overtime
Friday night’s Region 3-3A girls basketball matchup between the East Side Trojanettes and the Ruleville Central Lady Tigers featured the two most dominant teams in the area. Ruleville entered the g...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Statesmen win fourth straight
The Delta State University Statesmen won their fourth game in a row by defeating the Mississippi College Choctaws 77-66 in Gulf South Conference Men’s Basketball action Saturday night at A.E. Wood ...
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Lance getting second chance in MMA
On August 1, 2009 at Sam’s Town Casino in Tunica, Cleveland resident and mixed martial arts fighter Brent Lance had a fight to be proud of. He defeated Kevin Glona by technical knockout in the firs...
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East Side splits with Holmes County
The East Side Trojans and Trojanettes hosted the Holmes County Central Jaguars and Lady Jaguars and treated the fans to what turned out to be two very thrilling ball games here Tuesday at the D.M. ...
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Medders to fight for lightweight title
It’s been two years since Jae Medders has stepped into the cage to compete in mixed martial arts. On Jan. 24, the 29-year-old will be back in action as he will have the biggest match of his career....
Jan 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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DSU teams sweep Shorter in GSC action
The Delta State University Lady Statesmen and Statesmen made sure they handled the Shorter University Lady Hawks and Hawks here Monday at the Walter Sillers Coliseum in Gulf South Conference hardwo...
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DSU rules over Lee
The Delta State University Lady Statesmen and Statesmen picked up some key Gulf South Conference wins against Lee University on the basketball court at the Walter Sillers Coliseum Saturday evening....
Jan 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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