As eighth-ranked Mississippi State (25-7, 6-5 SEC) arrives in Auburn today for their SEC Western Division tilt against the Tigers (16-20, 4-8 SEC), head coach Ron Polk isn't ready to concede the series as a make-or-break weekend for his club.
Dogs travel to Plains for West showdown
The Starkville Daily News
STARKVILLE - Jeff Butts comes from a competitive family. Anytime any sibling was playing a sport, there was a battle.
Butts' competitive juices ignite Dogs
Ron Polk doesn't call it a must-win weekend for Mississippi State, but he also knows more losses will make for a tougher hill to climb toward any type of championship run.
Bulldogs trying to end three-game losing skid
The Daily Journal
STARKVILLE - Ever since he could dribble a basketball, Grenada guard Phil Turner wanted to play for Mississippi State.
MSU adds Grenada backcourt standout
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