The nature of the coaching profession is that someday, you’ll lose him or her. Coach Vic Schaefer did a fantastic job building Mississippi State’s women’s basketball team into a national powerhouse. I guess we should have expected someone would poach him — but it still smarts.

Thanks Coach Schaefer for a heck of a ride.


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Marshall Ramsey, a nationally recognized editorial cartoonist, shares his cartoons and travels the state as Mississippi Today’s Editor-At-Large. He’s also host of a weekly statewide radio program and a television program on Mississippi Public Broadcasting and is the author of several books. Marshall is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and a 2019 recipient of the University of Tennessee Alumni Professional Achievement Award.