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2009-05-11 20:04:57

Mississippi State forward Jarvis Varnado said Monday he has decided to put off joining the NBA and return for his senior college season. I feel like I wasn't ready for the NBA, Varnado said. Another year in college can only help my game, and I'm really excited about this team. The 6-foot-9 Varnado started a school-record 36 games this past season. He averaged a team-high 12.9 points and 8.8 rebounds and led the nation with 170 blocked shots to run his career total to 394. Varnado, two-time...

2009-03-14 15:57:55

Jarvis Varnado scored a team-high 19 points Saturday, helping Mississippi State upset 16th-ranked LSU 67-57 in one SEC Tournament semifinal in Tampa, Fla. MSU took a 31-29 lead into the locker room, then won the second half scoring battle by a 36-28 margin. A 10-0 run, led by Barry Stewart (17 points), gave the winners a 63-47 cushion with 2:37 remaining. LSU hurt its chances by shooting a season-low 31 percent, and sank only 4-of-16 3-point attempts. In a balanced attack, Phil Turner, Ravern...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin