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Slive leery of making freshmen ineligible
by Ralph D. Russo
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says it would be best to wait until after the NCAA's new initial eligibility standards take effect in 2016 before considering whether to keep freshme...
Warriors punch ticket to state
The Corinth Warriors were the lone local survivor on Saturday. While the Kossuth Lady Aggies will have to wait until Monday to decide their fate, Corinth returned to the State Tournament for the th...
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trio exits one win short of Jackson
The final day of February wasn’t kind to the Biggersville and Corinth girls, as well as, the Kossuth boys. The trio exited the state playoffs in the second round, one win shy of reaching the newly-...
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basketball Playoffs
Boys Playoffs Second-Round Class 4A Corinth 73, Rosa Fort 51 New Albany 51, West Lauderdale 48 Byhalia 49, Pontotoc 47 Gentry 70, Itawamba AHS 55 Class 3A Holly Springs 90, Kossuth 57 Humphreys Co....
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Lady Lions roll in delayed opener
BIGGERSVILLE -- After going nearly a week between games, the Biggersville Lady Lions final got back to business. After a sloppy first quarter, the Division 1-1A champions but together 6-0 and 7-0 r...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Warriors secure winning season
The Corinth Lady Warriors secured just the third winning season in the 5-on-5 program’s 41-year history. More importantly, they are just one win away from earning their first berth in the State Tou...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basketball Playoffs
Boys Playoffs Second-Round Games Class 4A Corinth @ Rosa Fort, 7 (WXRZ) New Albany @ West Lauderdale Byhalia @ Pontotoc Itawamba @ Gentry Class 3A Kossuth @ Holly Springs Kemper Co. @ Humphreys Co....
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Aggies win opener on the road
It took three tries, but the Kossuth Lady Aggies are one game away from the State Tournament. After having their first-round contest postponed on Monday and Wednesday, the Lady Aggies went on the r...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls Basketball Playoffs
Thursday’s Scores Class 1A Vardaman 70, Jumpertown 66 Class 3A Kossuth 64, Kemper Co. 63 Class 4A Ripley 55, Yazoo Co. 34 Itawamba 64, W. Lauderdale 38 Today’s Games Class 1A Houlka @ Biggersville,...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Carolina women whip Mississippi St.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Tiffany Mitchell had another player-of-the-year performance to bring No. 2 South Carolina another Southeastern Conference title. The Gamecocks, behind Mitchell's 16 points, ran pa...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls Basketball Playoffs
First-Round Games Today Class 1A Houlka @ Biggersville, 4:30 (WXRZ) Class 3A Central @ Nettleton, 5 Kossuth @ Kemper Co., 5 Class 4A Corinth @ Leake Central, 6
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys Basketball Playoffs
Winners from these second-round games, all set for Saturday at 7 p.m., advance to face a South team the State Tournament. These quarterfinal matches are scheduled for next week at Jackson State Uni...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rivals both struggling in close games
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee's inability to win close games has sent the Volunteers tumbling down the Southeastern Conference standings. That gives the Volunteers something in common with Vanderbi...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 1 Kentucky stands at 28-0, tops Mississippi St., 74-56
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — On a roster full of superstars, top-ranked Kentucky's Trey Lyles often is an afterthought. At least for one night, the 6-foot-10 freshman gave a glimpse of how important he...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warriors cruise past Whippets
The Corinth Warriors rebounded from their last-second loss in the Division 1-4A Tournament by ... rebounding. Corinth held a 12-9 advantage on the glass on its end, and converted those boards into ...
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aggies take down Tigers in opener
After letting their first division tournament championship since 2000 slip away on Saturday, Kossuth bounced back to move to within one game of returning to the State Tournament. Rick Hodum tallied...
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions fall at Coffeeville
Biggersville bookended their Class 1A North Half Tournament opener with eight-point quarters and saw their season end with a 76-55 loss at Division 4-1A champion Coffeeville. The Pirates held just ...
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls’ North Half games postponed
According to Aristotle, “Nature abhors a vacuum.” Too bad the ancient philosopher isn’t around to chime in on Mother Nature and her lack of love for the basketball playoffs. For the third time in a...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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April start for college baseball gets push
The college baseball season would run from April to August instead of the traditional February to June under an ambitious plan by West Virginia coach Randy Mazey. Mazey has been working on the idea...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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2 girls teams caught tanking, banned from postseason
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- A pair of Tennessee girls basketball high school teams have been pulled from the postseason for trying to lose a game to avoid the top-ranked team and improve their chances o...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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