The Southern Miss Dugout Club’s 17th annual First Pitch Banquet featured old faces and the new Golden Eagles of 2020.Former head baseball coach and recently retired Hill Denson served as the master of ceremonies while coach Scott Berry handed out team awards.
With USM’s season-opener on February 14 rapidly approaching, the Golden Eagles have jumped right into live ball action.Southern Miss holds the final of three weekend scrimmages on Sunday and is excited to break in its new synthetic turf field.
The University of Southern Mississippi Lady Eagles dropped their third Conference USA women's basketball game Saturday, losing 77-69 to visiting Middle Tennessee State University at Reed Green Coliseum.
Waynesboro is considered a blue-collar town.Billy Ray Jones was a blue-collar guy. He taught his kids the importance of hard work at a young age, especially Benito.When he wasn’t working with his father, Benito was working on the football field.
Javon Kinlaw is widely considered to be a first-round selection in April’s NFL draft.However, he has not travelled the smoothest road to arrive at the doorstep of the NFL.Kinlaw has talked publicly about growing up “pretty much homeless” in Washington, D.C.
A Hattiesburg native has the chance to attend an event that’s seen the likes of Michael Jordan, Lebron James and Candace Parker.Hattiesburg senior Melyia Grayson was nominated to play in the McDonald’s All-American game on April 1 in Houston, Texas.
Sophomore Jay Malone poured in a career-high 27 points while handing out seven assists Saturday to help the University of Southern Mississippi to an 81-68 Conference USA men's basketball victory over Rice University.
The Pearl River Community College Wildcats jumped out early on the Hinds Community College Bulldogs on their way to a 96-58 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges' men's basketball victory.
There are several branches of the Steve Knight coaching tree leading high school basketball teams around Mississippi.LaRon Brumfield scored 1,348 points in four seasons under Knight at William Carey. The 1994 WCU graduate has spent the last six years building his own program at Oak Grove.
Hattiesburg High has advanced to the MHSAA basketball playoffs every season since 2015-16.The Tigers have gradually improved in each outing – reaching the sweet 16 in 2016 and 2017, the elite 8 in 2018 and the final four last season.
Sacred Heart soccer continued its defense of the boys and girls MHSAA championships with a couple of district titles on Wednesday.The Crusaders survived Resurrection Catholic 3-2 in overtime to improve to 9-2-2 and claim the Region 8, class 1A/2A/3A crown.
U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, announced that a date has been set for a ceremony to award former Saints player and ASL advocate Steve Gleason with the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest honor Congress can bestow on a civilian.
The Ole Miss men’s basketball team was without two starters Tuesday night, including leading scorer Breein Tyree due to injury. A road test short-handed proved to be a tall order, and the Rebels (9-7, 0-3) fell to the Florida Gators 71-55.
Pearl River Community College enjoyed its best season of all time in 2018-19. PRCC captured its first Region 23 championship and advanced to the school’s first NJCAA national tournament.The No. 4 Wildcats have not skipped a beat this season. In fact, they might be in even more of a groove.
Just a month after stepping down as head football coach of Laurel High, Todd Breland has found a new home.Breland was introduced to faculty and supporters on Thursday afternoon as the new head football coach and athletic director of South Jones.
Southern Miss led UTEP by one point with 13 minutes to play in El Paso, Texas.However, the Miners rode the strength of their home crowd down the stretch to pull out a 76-64 win, dropping the Golden Eagles to 4-12 (0-3 Conference USA).
The New York Giants and New England Patriots assistant Joe Judge are working on a deal for him to become the team’s head coach, a surprising move for the four-time Super Bowl-winning franchise that tumbled to the bottom of the NFL in recent years, a person familiar with the negotiations told The As