I have noted a few times in the last few weeks, the odds are stacked against players from small mid-major and low major schools getting to the NBA. That doesn’t mean that there isn’t a great deal of talent at those schools. It just shows the part that exposure plays in the process. 2 weeks ago, I had the privilege of speaking to a member of the Mississippi Valley State...
Over the past few years, I have spoken to many players from small schools who are trying to beat the odds and make it to the NBA. Very few do, but it is rarely for lack of effort. Once in a while though, you find a small school player who has a major school game. Meet Terrence Joyner. Joyner is certainly not your typical small conference player. A 6’3 point guard with...
Mississippi Valley State guard Kevin Burwel hit a 3-pointer during last night's Delta Devils, Western Kentucky play-in game and then taunted President Obama Reggie Miller like. BroBible reports that...
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With President Obama and Prime Minister David Cameron in attendance (why, Mr. President, make his 1st basketball game a 16/16 play-in) Mississippi Valley State made the most of it and went for a highlight reel dunk right in front of the President's seats.
Top-seeded Mississippi Valley State was led by Cor-J Cox, who was named Tournament MVP.
Luka Pajkovic scored 16 points and Mississippi Valley State defeated Alcorn State 71-63 on Saturday night.
The Delta Devils (13-11, 12-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference) have won 12 in a row and 14 straight SWAC games, dating back to last season.
Cor-J Cox and Terrence Joyner each added 15 points, and Paul Crosby had a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds for the Delta...
Via AP on Fox
February 11, 2012
Paul Crosby scored 19 points and Kevin Burwell added 16 to keep Mississippi Valley State unbeaten in Southwestern Athletic Conference play with a 77-59 victory over Grambling State on Monday night.
The Delta Devils (10-11, 9-0) also got double-doubles from Cor-J Cox and Terrence Joyner, who each scored 11 points, with Cox adding 10 rebounds and Joyner 10 assists. Amos Sturdivant...
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January 31, 2012