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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. 
Student athletes prepare for upcoming season at the altar
Courtney Carter
August 8, 2016
JONES COUNTY, MISS– Student athletes prepared for the upcoming season by gathering for prayer in Jones County Friday. 
Olympians with Mississippi ties compete in Rio
Courtney Carter
August 7, 2016
JACKSON, MISS– News Mississippi will follow nine olympians with Mississippi ties as they progress through the Summer Olympics in Rio de Jinero.
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