Hattiesburg Country Club hosts inaugural “Carpenter Cup”

The Hattiesburg Country Club hosts its inaugural “Carpenter Cup” on Saturday and Sunday.The Ryder Cup-style golf tournament is named after the late James Ray Carpenter – a former USM golf coach and PGA president.

  Sports Medicine manager warns of lowering head in football

High School Football Recap-Week 13

Report: Saints signing wide receiver Brandon Marshall

Brees passes Brett Favre on career TD passing list

Lady Eagles surge past Grambling, 68-47

Carey captures SSAC men’s soccer crown

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Golden Eagles corral Mustangs, 74-64

Three Brees TD passes, and two Kamara TD runs help extend Saints win streak to 8 games

Southern Miss falls at UAB in OT, 26-23

Jones College falls short of MACJC title

1st-half flurry lifts Laurel past Wayne Co.

Wayne County at Laurel highlights

  Brookhaven at Hattiesburg highlights

Gametime highlights 11/9

Harrison Central at Oak Grove highlights

Gametime highlights 11/9

  Richton at Mize highlights

Gametime highlights 11/9

Leake County at Lumberton highlights

Gametime highlights 11/9

  Stone at West Jones highlights

Velma-Jackson at Jefferson Davis County highlights

Centreville Academy at Sylva-Bay Academy highlights

Pisgah at Taylorsville highlights

French Camp at Stringer highlights

USM heads to UAB for C-USA showdown

Run games take stage in Class 5A playoff

Ole foes Laurel and Wayne County high schools to face off in opening round of Class 5A playoffs.

Greenville football player dies after breaking neck in game

A Greenville football player died a week after being severely injured in a high school football game.

Report: Dez Bryant helped off the practice field with injury

Bryant joined the Saints on Thursday

Pine Belt players named “Mr. Football”

The 2018 selections for Mississippi’s “Mr. Football” have been released, and a number of Pine Belt athletes are among the crop...

Columbia visits Crystal Springs in class 3A playoffs

Columbia visits Crystal Springs in class 3A playoffs.

Petal opens 6A playoffs at Gulfport

After starting the season 1-6, Petal has won its last four games.The Panthers have done so in convincing fashion, outscoring their opponents by an average of 18 points in the win streak. The stretch has earned Petal a first-round playoff visit to Gulfport (10-1) on Friday.

  Pair of War Eagles sign baseball scholarships

Wayne County sent two baseball players to the next level on Wednesday afternoon.Senior pitcher Tanner Johnson signed a scholarship to Mississippi Delta in front of family and friends. His War Eagle teammate Brenon Sehon joined him by signing with Coastal Alabama Community College.

Jones hosts East Mississippi for MACJC title

For the first time since 2002, Jones College will host a state championship game in Ellisville.The 4th-ranked Bobcats (9-1) welcome No. 1 East Mississippi (10-0) on Saturday at 2 p.m. for the MACJC title.

Hattiesburg opens class 5A playoffs vs. Brookhaven

Hattiesburg High has been here before.The Tigers enjoyed a 14-0 run all the way to the class 5A state championship before falling to West Point.Hattiesburg is 11-0 in 2018 headed into its first-round playoff matchup with Brookhaven. The Tigers hope to finish the job this time around.

Jones Women’s basketball opens season with high expectations

In Missy Bilderback’s first three seasons at Jones College, the Lady Bobcats have posted 75 wins and just 13 losses.JC enters Thursday’s season-opener at Holmes with high expectations, ranked No. 8 in the NJCAA.However, there will be a learning curve for the 2018 Lady Bobcats.

Petal’s Hannah Brewer signs with PRCC softball

Petal’s Hannah Brewer signs with PRCC softball.

Report: Wide receiver Dez Bryant to sign with the Saints

Bryant racked up 1,000 yards receiving three years in a row from 2012-2014

Southern Miss basketball opens season with wins

Southern Miss basketball opened the 2018-19 season with two wins.The Lady Eagles began the day with an 11 a.m. tip-off against William Carey on “Education Day” at Reed-Green Coliseum. Coach Joye Lee-McNelis’ squad walked away with a 74-48 win over the Lady Crusaders.

Player of the Week - Columbia’s Omar Johnson

After every practice, the Columbia Wildcats walk past the statue of Walter Payton – their cherished alumnus who at one point owned the NFL record for rushing yards.This monument stands out to two Wildcats in particular – running backs Omar Johnson and Kentrel Bullock.

Mize upsets Loyd Star; hosts Richton in round 2

Mize stayed alive in the class 2A playoffs with a 36-34 win at one-seed Loyd Star on Friday night.Sophomore quarterback Tyrese Ducksworth was sensational with 330 rushing yards to lead the Bulldogs.Mize (4-8) hopes to play upset again when it hosts Richton (8-3) on Friday night.

Four Mize Bulldogs sign athletic scholarships

A number of Mize students took the next step in their athletic careers on Tuesday afternoon.Bulldogs baseball players Clay Cook and Tyler Temple signed scholarships with East Central Community College and Mississippi University for Women, respectively.

Collins native Demario Davis dominant with Saints

Collins native Demario Davis dominant with Saints.

USM expects battle with big rival UAB

USM will have its football hands full when it visits UAB Saturday.

High School Football Recap-Week 12

Hattiesburg High unbeaten during the regular season for a second consecutive year.

GoFundMe page setup to help injured Greenville football player

Fundraiser was started by father of Madison Central player

Pine Belt Football Playoff Schedule

High school football playoff schedule for Nov. 9.

Vegas: Saints chances to win Super Bowl improve

The line setters say the Saints are growing as a shot to be NFL champions

Saints shuffle NFC pecking order by beating Rams

Saints top Rams in NFC shootout, 45-35, at Superdome

Offensive explosion by Brees and Kamara contribute to Saints knocking off the Rams

Saints now own a 7-game winning streak

Carey opens season with win at “Steve Knight Classic”

In the first annual “Steve Knight Classic,” William Carey opened with a resounding win – then coach Knight sat back and watched eight of his former players coach their respective teams.

Greenville High School football player on ventilator after being seriously injured during game

The unidentified player was attempting to tackle another athlete when he was injured.

Southern Miss defense comes up big in victory over Marshall

Southern Miss defense steps up against Marshall

Richton rolls past Heidelberg, 35-6

Richton rolls past Heidelberg 35-6

Resurrection Catholic at East Marion highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Morton at Columbia highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Enterprise at Collins highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Heidelberg at Richton highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Perry Central at Taylorsville highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Southeast Lauderdale at Seminary highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Gautier at Wayne County highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

North Forrest at Bay Springs highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

West Harrison at Hattiesburg highlights

Gametime highlights 11/2

Pine Belt football standouts selected all-stars

Three Hattiesburg High School football and head coach Tony Vance were named to the MIssissippi roster for the 32nd annual Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Football Game.

  Richton honors former Rebel playing in MLB

JaCoby Jones recognized by Richton High School with two jerseys hung in the school gymnasium.

Richton High School to make history

Richton High School to host first football playoff game in school history.

Petal wins 4th straight, heads to playoffs on roll

Petal High School rolled up Terry High School 42-7 Thursday night in Region 3-6A football.

Nick Mullens lights it up in NFL debut

“When I was recruited by [Southern Miss], they said you have a chance if you play well to go to the NFL,” said Nick Mullens, just a week before his final game in a USM uniform.

Richton Rebels make history hosting first playoff game

Richton and its community came together for a Rebel party Thursday night to kick off the events leading up to the first playoff to be played on Richton soil against the Heidelberg Oilers.

Randy Bolden enters second season as Jones basketball coach

Jones College opens the men's basketball season on Thursday night.

Player of the Week - Seminary’s Marquis Crosby

At the most crucial time of Seminary’s biggest game of the season, sophomore Marquis Crosby took control of the football and led the Bulldogs to their first region title since 2011.“It was a big win,” Crosby said.

William Carey hosts inaugural “Steve Knight Classic”

As Steve Knight enters his 37th season as the head coach of William Carey basketball, he’ll do so with eight of his disciples under the same roof of Clinton Gymnasium.Carey holds the inaugural “Steve Knight Classic” on Saturday...

Quarterback Kwadra Griggs no longer with USM football team

After two-and-a-half seasons at Southern Miss, quarterback Kwadra Griggs will no longer be with the team.Head coach Jay Hopson said on Tuesday, “He probably won’t be with us the rest of the year.”

Turnovers proving to be a pox on USM’s offense

Turnovers are not only hampering but actually harming Southern Miss's football opportunities for victory.

High School Football Recap-Week 11

A recap of Friday night's Pine Belt high school football games, including Sumrall, Greene County, Northeast Jones, Petal, Poplarville, Collins, Purvis and East Marion.

High School Football Recap-Week 11

Recap of Friday night's high school football from the Pine Belt, including games involving Laurel, West Jones, Taylorsville, Bay Springs, Heidelberg and Wayne County

High School Football Recap-Week 11

A recap of some of Friday night's prep football action, including games involving Hattiesburg, Lumberton, Stringer, West Marion, Columbia Academy, Wayne Academy and Sylva Bay Academy.

Cameron Champ wins 2018 Sanderson Farms Championship

The 23-year-old carried a four-stroke lead into Sunday’s final round, closing out with a 4-under 68 for a four-stroke victory, securing his win at 21-under 267.

USM throws away 20-17 decision at Charlotte,

Southern Miss dropped a 20-17 decision at Charlotte Saturday afternoon.

Prep football postseason picture clearing

Postseason participants have been decided in Pine Belt

Seminary defeats Columbia 21-14

The Bulldogs defeated the Wildcats 10/26

Greene County at Sumrall highlights

Gametime highligths 10/26

George County at Petal highlights

Gametime highlights 10/26

Columbia at Seminary highlights

Gametime highlights 10/26