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Dogs' Gholar sees stock rise; still focused on 'W'

Dogs' Gholar sees stock rise; still focused on 'W'

[Premium Article] Suddenly, after one year on the football field at the college level, Mississippi State defensive back Michael Gholar is drawing more attention than he ever anticipated.<P> A two-sport standout, actually three sports, although he's never played collegiate baseball, Gholar has seen his stock steadily rise on the gridiron. He's started the last six games on defense for the Bulldogs with two regular season games remaining.

In his last two games, he's led Mississippi State in tackles with a pair of 13-tackle outings against Alabama and Tennessee, two of the SEC's most offensive-minded elevens. "I guess I've played okay, but I'm still learning," allows Gholar, who has moved up to fourth on the MSU tackle charts, in basically a little more than half the season. Following a quick installment in the Dogs' secondary, the... Recommended Stories

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