test8/11sports - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Golden Eagles confident at football media day

Updated:

Confidence is key and the Southern Miss Golden Eagles have plenty of it. More>>

News 7 Top Stories

Golden Eagles Finish First Full Week of Fall Camp

Updated:

The Southern Miss football team returned to the practice fields Thursday morning to complete the first week of fall camp with a two-hour, 45-minute workout. More>>

Southern Miss defensive line aims to improve

Updated:

The Southern Miss defense tallied 13 sacks last season, a number that tied for last in Conference USA with UTEP. More>>

Southern Miss Football Puts on the Pads for Tuesday Practice

Updated:

Day five of the 2014 Southern Miss football camp saw the Golden Eagles move into full pads for the first time during a two-hour, 45-minute morning workout here Tuesday at the Joe P. Park Practice Facility. More>>

Southern Miss continues fall camp in August heat

Updated:

After a cool start to fall camp, the sun reared it's head this morning at the Joe P. Park practice facility. More>>

Southern Miss football opens fall camp

Updated:

Under some rainy conditions, Southern Miss football opened fall camp this morning at the Joe P. Park practice facility. More>>

Ray Guy becomes 1st punter inducted into Hall of Fame

Updated:

Ray Guy has become the first full-time punter to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. More>>

'Calling All Dawgs' event hosted by Laurel Country Club

Updated:

The Mississippi State fan base stretches far and wide across the South, but you don't have to go too far to find several Bulldog faithful in the Pine Belt. More>>

Bill McGillis on paying student-athletes: "I am not for that."

Updated:

One of the biggest debates in college sports is whether student-athletes should be compensated beyond what an athletic scholarship allows. I sat down with Southern Miss athletic director Bill McGillis, earlier this week to discuss the issue. More>>

Southern Miss football at Conference USA media day

Updated:

Members of the Southern Miss football program traveled to Irving, Texas this afternoon for Conference USA media day and the Golden Eagles had plenty to talk about. More>>

Bill McGillis offers his take on Ole Miss, Mississippi State

Updated:

Southern Miss, Ole Miss and Mississippi State.

The competition between the trio encompasses all sports and USM Athletic Director Bill McGillis, offered his view into the rivalry.


  More>>

Eight Sports Named NAIA Scholar Teams

Updated:

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced the 2013-14 NAIA Scholar Teams and William Carey University was well represented with eight sports earning scholar team honors. More>>

Southern Miss names Jon Stuart head track and field/cross country coach

Updated:

Southern Miss Director of Athletics Bill McGillis announced Monday afternoon the hiring of Jon Stuart as the school's Head Men's and Women's Track and Field/Cross Country Coach. More>>

MHSAA planning big changes for high school sports

Updated:

Southern Miss will host the Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Football Classic in 2015 and 2017.This is a big deal for Mississippi because they haven't games played here in 26 years. The 2014 and 2016 football championships will be at Mississippi State and at Ole Miss for 2015 and 2017. More>>

Southern Miss football hosts All-Star Party in Jackson

Updated:

About 30 Southern Miss football players joined the coaching staff to get geared up for the upcoming season at the 31st annual All-Star Party in Jackson. More>>

Southern Miss Picked to Finish Fifth in Conference USA West Division

Updated:

The Southern Miss football has been chosen to finish fifth in the Conference USA West Division race this fall in a vote by the league's 13 coaches and released Wednesday by the league office in Irving, Texas. More>>

Corey Acosta Nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

Updated:

Southern Miss senior place-kicker Corey Acosta earned his first preseason accolade Tuesday morning with his nomination for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team More>>

Magnolia Amateur - Round 1 Scores

Updated:

2014 Magnolia Amateur - Round 1 Scores More>>

Bid approved to begin renovations on HHS baseball stadium

Updated:

The Board of Trustees at the Hattiesburg Public School District meeting announced great news for the Tigers baseball team, Tuesday. More>>

Brian Dozier Chosen for Home Run Derby Competition During Major League Baseball All-Star Week

Updated:

Former Southern Miss baseball standout and current Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was chosen today to participate in the 20th annual Gillette Home Run Derby, set to take place Monday, July 14, at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn. More>>

Connor Barron, Taylor Walker to Participate in Texas Collegiate League All-Star Game Tonight

Updated:

Rising Southern Miss senior outfielder Connor Barron (Hattiesburg, Miss.) and Golden Eagle signee Taylor Walker (Murfreesboro, Tenn./Jackson State Community College), both members of the Acadiana Cane Cutters this summer, will participate in the Texas Collegiate League All-Star game tonight. More>>

Cameron Giannini Signs Pro Contract with Traverse City Beach Bums of the Frontier League

Updated:

Former Southern Miss right-handed pitcher Cameron Giannini recently signed to play professional baseball with the Traverse City (Mich.) Beach Bums of the Frontier League. More>>

Bobcats ranked No. 26 in “Dirty 30” preseason poll

Updated:

The Jones County Junior College Bobcats have received notice in a preseason football poll. More>>

Petal hosts Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth State Tournament

Updated:

The combination of fourth of July and baseball is as American as you can get, or as District 8 Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth Commissioner Chad Rainey would say, "Baseball on the 4th of July, that's the only way we'd have it." More>>

Southern Miss Begins Weight Room Project at Pete Taylor Park/Hill Denson Field

Updated:

Pete Taylor Park, the home of Southern Miss baseball, has long been one of the top collegiate baseball facilities in the country and Southern Miss took another step to ensure that it stays that way for years to come. More>>

US World Cup ends with 2-1 OT loss to Belgium

Updated:

 

They captured the eyes and hearts of a suddenly awakened soccer nation, who gathered in unprecedented numbers to watch the world's game.

But the end of the ride came at the exact same point as four years ago: with an overtime loss in the World Cup's round of 16.


  More>>

Aaron Brown to Represent Virgin Islands in CBC Championship

Updated:

Southern Miss senior guard Aaron Brown will represent the Virgin Islands Men's Senior National Team in the Caribbean Basketball Confederation Championship. More>>

Five JCJC coaches named MAC Coaches of the Year

Updated:

The Mississippi Association of Coaches honored five Jones County Junior College coaches during its annual Hall of Fame Banquet Friday night here at the Hilton Hotel. More>>

William Carey adds a twist to end of baseball camp

Updated:

 

Summer camps are cool.

Baseball camps are even better and the William Carey Crusaders might have the coolest one around.


  More>>

US advances to World Cup's 2nd round despite loss

Updated:

The United States reached the knockout stage of consecutive World Cups for the first time, just not the way the Americans wanted. More>>

Powered by Frankly