Coach O named SEC Coach of the Year

Burrow named SEC Offensive Player of the Year

Region 8-2A football players receive honors

  USM lands football trio on All-C-USA 1st team

Report: Saints DE Marcus Davenport suffers season-ending injury

Cleveland native Ted Ginn Jr. shows young fan how to stand for the national anthem before NFL game (video)

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Georgia hires Matt Luke as assistant coach

Lane Kiffin lays out vision for Ole Miss football program

  Rosters released for 33rd Mississippi Alabama Football Classic

Kiffin wants to bring Ole Miss to ‘national level’ as head coach

Lady Bulldogs fall short late against WVU

Smith resigns as Ole Miss softball coach

Saints fall to 49ers on game-winning FG in a memorable thriller

Saints head coach Sean Peyton knew there were plenty of opportunities for them to win the game Sunday.

Mississippi State to face Louisville in Music City Bowl

The Bulldogs learned that they will be traveling up to Nashville, TN to take on Louisville in the Franklin American Mortgage Company Music City Bowl.

USM snaps 4-game skid with 72-69 victory

Southern Miss downs Southern Illinois 72-69 Saturday.

Saints come out on short end of shootout against 49ers

The Saints dropped a heartbreaker in a back and forth shootout with the 49ers in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday.

  USM to meet Tulane in Armed Forces Bowl

USM looks to renew Battle for the Bell rivalry in the Armed Forces Bowl

  Corinth thumps Poplarville in 4A title game

  Tartars beat North Side 49-18 for 2A title

  West Point successfully defends their 5A state title against Picayune, 38-26

  WDAM 7 Gametime coming to The Rock, MHSAA football championships to air on Bounce

Ole Miss confirms Lane Kiffin as new head football coach

The University of Mississippi has finalized a deal with Lane Kiffin to become the new head coach of the Ole Miss football program.

  Community comes together to support football team at Picayune Pep Rally

West side Elementary hosted a pep rally on Friday to show Picayune High football players they have the communities support.

  Oxford pulls off second-half comeback to beat Oak Grove for 6A state title

The Oxford Chargers scored 28 unanswered points in the second half to defeat Oak Grove 31-21 for the school’s first 6A state championship at M.M. Roberts Stadium on Friday night.

SOURCES: Ole Miss to hire Kiffin as next head coach

Sources have told WLBT that Lane Kiffin has reached an agreement to become the 38th head coach at Ole Miss.

  Lumberton falls to Nanih Waiya 28-13 in 1A championship game

The Class 1A championship started with a bang for Lumberton, but the rest of the game was largely dominated by Nanih Waiya as the Warriors captured their second consecutive state title.

  Jefferson Davis Co. beats Noxubee Co. 25-15 to win 3A state title

A monster game by senior Keyser Booth helped propel the Jaguars to victory.

MSU’s Dantlzer declares for NFL Draft

Mississippi State cornerback Cameron Dantzler announced he is entering the NFL Draft.

Mississippi State shocked at home by Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech used a 15-4 run over a 7:29 stretch midway through the second half en route to handing the Mississippi State men’s basketball team a 74-67 setback on Thursday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi Gulf Coast grabs 5th NJCAA national title

Nearly 700 miles Mississippi Gulf Coast traveled by bus to Pittsburg, Kansas for the NJCAA national championship.Though, the Bulldogs logged several more miles during a year-long journey that began in the spring of 2019. They’d likely tell you it’s been a heck of a ride.

  Lumberton faces familiar foe in Class 1A title game

Lumberton High School in Class 1A state title game for second time in the past four years.

  Jaguars battle way into 3A showdown

Jefferson Davis County will meet Noxubee County in the Class 3A state high school football championship.

Tim’s Two Cents: MHSAA football championships preview

The Mississippi high school football state championships will take place this weekend at M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg.

Lady Crusaders advance to NAIA semifinals

William Carey University Lady Crusaders advance to women's soccer national semifinals.

USM rally falls short in 61-56 loss to Tulane

University of Southern Mississippi drops basketball doubleheader to Tulane University.

Kylin Hill wins 2019 Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State Junior running back recognized as the best college player in Mississippi.

Rodriguez: “I want to be a head coach again”

Longtime head coach and current Ole Miss OC ready to answer any team's call

Lumberton looks to dethrone reigning state champs Nanih Waiya

Just outside Lumberton’s football stadium – known as “The Pit” – is a sign that reads the Panthers’ four state championships (1983, 2004, 2005 and 2010).Lumberton hopes to break out a new bucket of paint and add a fifth title.

Hornets Prove Doubters Wrong with State Title birth

After a 1-4 start to the season, Poplarville (9-5) is clicking at the right time as they seek their first-ever state championship in three tries.

MSU’s Hill takes home 2019 Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State’s running back Kylin Hill has won the C Spire Conerly Trophy for 2019. Hill a junior from Columbus, MS led the conference in total rushing yards, yards per game and yards after contact while helping his team become bowl eligible. He totaled 1,347 yards and averaged 5.7 yards per ca

’You’d love our QB this year’: LSU fan plants Tiger Stadium sod on late father’s grave

Some fans took to eBay or Insta with their Tiger Stadium sod, but one fan decided to put it to eternal use.

  MS Gulf Coast proud to represent Mississippi in NJCAA title game

The sun was just beginning to rear its head on Monday morning in Perkinston, but all hubbub around A.L. May Memorial Stadium made it seem as if a football game was about to kick off.

  South Mississippi well-represented at “Mr. Football” Awards

Longtime sports writer and executive director of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame Rick Cleveland decided to play a game with the MHSAA’s six “Mr. Football” winners of 2019.

Rebels fall to hot-shooting Butler

The Ole Miss men’s basketball team could not stop Kamar Baldwin and the No. 24 Butler Bulldogs in Tuesday night’s non-conference tussle at The Pavilion. The senior guard scored a game-high 31 points on 11 of 16 shooting to lead the visitors past the Rebels 67-58 and keep the Bulldogs (8-0) undefeate

Lady Bobcats hand Shelton State its 1st defeat

Jones College hands Shelton State its first basketball defeat of the season.

Carey advances in NAIA men’s, women’s soccer

Both William Carey University soccer teams advance to national quarterfinals with wins.

  Oak Grove set to face Oxford in second straight state championship appearance

The Warriors will face the Chargers on Friday night at 7 p.m. in M.M. Roberts Stadium.

Bobcats top Carey JV for 8th straight win

Jones College beat William Carey University's junior varsity to improve to 8-0.

Lady Crusaders return to winning ways

William Carey University women's basketball downed Spring Hill College, 73-54.

Source: Saints sign LB Manti Te’o

Source: Te'o returning to Saints

Ole Miss AD: Lack of support around program led to Luke’s firing

Ole Miss is looking toward the future after the departure of head football coach Matt Luke.

Oak Grove tops Petal, 35-28, to win South State

Oak Grove gets past Petal 35-28.

Lady Eagles win Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic

Lady Eagles win Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic.

Report: Ole Miss football dismisses Matt Luke

Ole Miss football dumps Luke.

Turnovers doom USM to 34-17 loss at FAU

Southern Miss drops 34-17 decision to Florida Atlantic.

High School Football Recap: Week XV

Jefferson Davis County, Taylorsville, Picayune, Lumberton and Poplarville all advance to state football championship games..

Reports: Joe Moorhead to return as MSU coach in 2020

Sources from Starkville say Moorhead met with State administrators, which usually means they’ll be sticking with the coach.

Robison with 3 TDs leads FAU past Southern Mississippi 34-17

Chris Robison threw for three touchdowns as Florida Atlantic beat Southern Mississippi 34-17 on Saturday to clinch the Conference USA East Division title.

No. 15 Auburn stuns No. 5 Alabama 48-45 in 2019 Iron Bowl

Book the 2019 Iron Bowl as another one for the ages.

  Pine Belt to be well-represented at State Championships

Ten Pine Belt area teams entered week 15 with an opportunity to punch tickets to the state championships at the University of Southern Mississippi...

Ole Miss gaffe lets State keep Golden Egg

State hangs on for 21-20 Egg Bowl win over Ole Miss.

USM comes up empty in ‘Search 4 Atlantis’

The University of Southern Mississippi dropped its first two games of its three-game trip to "Search 4 Atlantis" men's basketball tournament in the Bahamas.

Streaking Richton faces perennial power Lumberton

Lumberton and Richton high schools meet in a rematch of Region 4-1A foes in the Class 1A South State football final.

Saints ride early momentum to defeat Falcons on Thanksgiving

The Saints lead Atlanta at halftime of their Thanksgiving night match-up.

Tim’s Two Cents: Oak Grove Head coach Drew Causey

On this week’s episode of Tim’s Two Cents, we sit down with Oak Grove High School head football coach Drew Causey.

Richton rumbles with Lumberton in 1A South State final

Zach Jones admits Richton is not the same football team his Lumberton Panthers beat 43-6 on October 18.The Rebels ride a five-game win streak into their first South State appearance. Richton overcame a 13-point halftime deficit to defeat Resurrection Catholic in its latest victory.

West Jones hosts Picayune in a battle of unbeatens

What is it that makes Picayune so tough and so consistent, year after year?West Jones head coach Scott Pierson said it begins and ends with the Maroon Tide’s skipper of 24 seasons.Dodd Lee has led Picayune to two state championships and over 200 wins – he plans to retire following this year.

  Taylorsville meets Scott Central in rematch of 2018 state title

A year after falling to Scott Central in the class 2A state championship, the football gods have allowed Taylorsville an opportunity for payback. The Tartars (13-1) host the Rebels (11-2) in the class 2A South State title on Friday at 7 p.m.

  Columbia and Jeff Davis scrap for state title berth

Football is a game of adversity.Columbia and Jefferson Davis have both experienced their fair share.The Jaguars sat at 2-5 after a 38-22 loss to the Wildcats on October 11 – they’ve since won six straight games.

  Petal, Oak Grove meet in South State for first time

Petal and Oak Grove have met many times with more than just pride on the line.Friday will be their first meeting in the South State championship.Both the Warriors and Panthers have playmakers who will flash on Friday night, sharing blows back-and-forth.

Southern Miss releases 2020 baseball schedule

The University of Southern Mississippi released their baseball schedule.

  USM’s path to C-USA title game narrows

The University of Southern Mississippi saw one [possibility of winning Conference USA's West Division erased.

High School Football Recap: Week 14; Part 2

Richton, Lumberton, Jefferson Davis County, Columbia and Poplarville high schools all advanced in the South State playoffs.

Indoor football team coming to Hattiesburg

Indoor football is coming to the Hub City.

Saints fans go viral after heartfelt Facebook post

The Who Dat Nation has come together to help a couple of Saints fans.

West Jones slips past Wayne County, 33-30, in OT

West Jones High School topped Wayne County 33-30 in overtime in the Class 5A South State football playoffs,

Golden Eagles power past Crusaders, 83-64

The University of Southern Mississippi topped William Carey University 83-64 Sunday afternoon.

High School Football Recap: Week 14; Part 1

Petal, Oak Grove and Taylorsville high schools advanced to their respective South State football title games with semifinal wins Friday night.

Wil Lutz hits winning field goal with no time left to beat Carolina

The Saints lead the NFC South by four games