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Kendricks wins bronze in pole vault competition in Rio
Courtney Carter
August 16, 2016
RIO– Ole Miss alum and Oxford native Sam Kendricks has won the bronze medal in the pole vault competition at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 
Race across the nation: Virtual Challenge lets you race...
kim
August 14, 2016
JACKSON, MISS–Virtual running. There’s a term you didn’t hear twenty, or even ten years ago, but an virtual running event called the Challenge Dash is encouraging casual and committed runners alike.
One down, two to go for Bowie in Rio:...
Courtney Carter
August 13, 2016
UPDATE: Tori Bowie fell just short of Elaine Thompson (Team Jamaica) Saturday night in the 100m finals at 10.83s, securing a silver medal. Thompson’s time was 10.71s. Bowie won her semifinal heat at 10.9s.
Olympic Progress: How the U.S. is handling Rio
Courtney Carter
August 12, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL–The 2016 Summer Olympic Games kicked off officially Friday, August 5, with the opening ceremony in Rio. Here’s how the U.S. is fairing in the competitions. 
MSU quarter back Elijah Staley to transfer
Sarah Ulmer
August 12, 2016
STARKVILLE, Miss. -Sophomore quarterback Elijah Staley has been granted his release and will transfer from the Mississippi State football program, head coach Dan Mullen announced in a statement on Friday. 
Mississippi State olympian wins 800m heat
Courtney Carter
August 12, 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil— Mississippi State and Team Canada Track and Field star Brandon McBride has won his 800m heat in the Rio Summer Olympic games. 
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