STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ With two days of practice in the books in College Station, the 20th-ranked and No. 3 seed Mississippi State Bulldogs (18-6) are set to take on the 17th-ranked and No. 6 seed Florida Gators (14-7) in the quarterfinals of the 2015 SEC Championship on Friday.
For the 2015 installment of Super Bulldog Weekend, the Mississippi State softball team (31-13, 9-9 SEC) will play its fourth-straight ranked foe in No. 12 Tennessee (32-11, 8-7 SEC) this weekend at the MSU Softball Field.
A destination for the destitute, Sicily is the "promised land" for thousands of migrants and refugees making the desperate journey from North Africa to Europe's Mediterranean coast. More than 10,000 people have arrived from Libya since last weekend alone, according to the Italian Coast Guard.
Starkville, Miss. â€“ Following the best regular season of golf to date in Mississippi State history, the No. 9-ranked women's golf team will begin play in the SEC Women's Championship in Birmingham, Ala., on Friday.
Muslims who were among migrants trying to get from Libya to Italy in a boat this week threw 12 fellow passengers overboard -- killing them -- because the 12 were Christians, Italian police said Thursday.