MS/AL (WCBI) — For the sixth consecutive year, the sports team at WCBI has compiled its list of the best high school football players from the viewing area in Mississippi and Alabama. Below are the finalists and winner of the 2017 End Zone Offensive Player of the Year award and our 2017 All-EndZone Honorable Mention […]
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI/MSU Athletics) – New Mississippi State head football coach Joe Moorhead continues to assemble his staff with the official announcement of two hires on Sunday. Bob Shoop, a veteran defensive signal caller with 29 years of college coaching experience, will serve as defensive coordinator and coach safeties. Marcus Johnson, a Coffeeville, Miss., native […]
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI/MSU Athletics) – Mississippi State football returned to the practice field Friday afternoon in preparation for the 2017 TaxSlayer Bowl with an hour workout in helmets and shorts. The Bulldogs (8-4) will play in their school-record eighth straight bowl game on Dec. 30 against Louisville (8-4) at Everbank Field in Jacksonville, Fla., at […]
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WCBI) — Another special season at Pickens County came to an end in defeat on Thursday evening. The Tornadoes fell to Sweet Water in the 1A State Championship game, 20-6 as they finish the season (12-3) overall. It’s the second consecutive season that Pickens County has made the 1A State Title game.
CLINTON, Miss. (WCBI/MHSAA) — USM, MSU will host MHSAA Fast-Pitch Softball State Championships in 2018 & 2019 The MHSAA Fast-Pitch Softball State Championships will have two new venues in May 2018. The Class 6A, 4A and 2A championships will be hosted by the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, while the Class 5A, 3A and […]
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WCBI) — Three from the Magnolia State were placed on the 2017 Southeastern Conference All-Freshman Football Team as it was announced Thursday. The team was voted on by the league’s head coaches, who were not permitted to vote for their own players. Ole Miss freshman redshirt and Oxford High grad D.K. Metcalf was […]