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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mississippi sports news from The Associated Press

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STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi State's history against LSU during the past two decades is ugly. The Bulldogs have lost 14 in a row in the series dating back to 1999 and 21 of 22 since the Southeastern Conference split into two divisions in 1992. The Bulldogs travel to face LSU on Saturday at Tiger Stadium.

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - Nicholls State University has named Steve Axman as interim head coach for its football program for the remainder of the season. A search for a permanent head coach will begin immediately. Axman replaces Charlie Stubbs, who resigned over the weekend due to health concerns.

HOUSTON (AP) - Corey Kluber struck out a career-high 14 in seven innings and the Cleveland Indians halted their four-game losing streak with a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. Kluber allowed one run and seven hits to earn his third straight win.

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (AP) - A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York. Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said Tuesday that after reviewing evidence, he's decided to present it to a grand jury.

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