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FSNextTV: Mississippi State senior linebacker Cameron Lawrence talks about MSU's upcoming game against Ole Miss.
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If there is one thing that you can say about UNC Basketball when it comes to tournaments is that the program does enjoy going to the Maui Invitational. When #9 North Carolina (4-0) defeated Mississippi State (1-2) by the final of 95 to 49 it was the 14th win (out of 16 games) overall and the tenth straight game that the Tar Heels have won in this tournament, which they have won three...
Let's get this out of the way upfront. Mississippi State is not a good team. It is a team cobbled together from a couple of veterans, freshmen and JUCO transfers meaning this is going to be a rough season for the Bulldogs. That doesn't mean this game lacked value for UNC. If anything this game was about confidence. The more a team play well together, sees three pointers go...
GADSDEN CITY, Ala. - Mississippi State has recruited B.J. Hammond the way most prospects want to be recruited. They made him feel important and that is a big reason why he committed to them.
ROBERT BROWN (Lynn Hey/News & Record/AP Photo)#9 NORTH CAROLINA 95, Mississippi State (Bulldogs, 24,424 students, Starkville, MS) 49 - Recap.WAKE FOREST 74, Mercer (Bears, 5,500 students, Macon, GA) 71 - Recap.VIRGINIA 63, Lamar (Cardinals, 10,500 students, Beaumont, TX) 44 - Recap.VIRGINIA TECH 96, UNC Greensboro (Spartans, 18,502 students, Greensboro, NC) 87 - Recap.
Former South Florida commitment Nate Willis has emerged as one of the most coveted junior college defensive backs in the country. This past weekend, Willis took an official visit to Mississippi State to see if the Bulldogs were a good fit for him. FOXSportsNext caught up with him for a recap of his time in Starkville.
North Carolina cruised into the Maui Invitational semifinals with a rout of Mississippi State. Butler advanced in spectacular, buzzer-beating fashion over Marquette. The two teams meet on Tuesday at the Lahaina Civic Center. Tip-off is scheduled for 8 p.m. EST on ESPN.