Lady Eagles’ tennis off to 2-0 start to season

The University of Southern Mississippi women's tennis has started 2-0.

  Jake Peavy speaks at USM First Pitch Banquet

  USM baseball breaks in new turf field

USM loses heartbreaker at MTSU, 65-63

  Lady Eagles drop 3rd straight C-USA game

  High School Hoops - Friday Scores

  William Carey baseball eyes Thursday’s season-opener

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  Benito Jones’ hard work takes him from Waynesboro to Senior Bowl

  Jones College’s Javon Kinlaw a projected 1st-round NFL draft pick

Tigers take down Warriors in hoops’ rubber match

Golden Eagles win 2nd in row, top UAB

Lady Eagles drop 2nd straight for 1st time this year

Tim’s Two Cents: Oak Grove boys basketball coach LaRon Brumfield

Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey giving Super Bowl tickets to decorated Marine

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is giving a Marine of 30 years a trip to Miami to enjoy a full Super Bowl experience.

Eli Manning to retire from NFL

Eli Manning is set to retire from the NFL, according to a report from ESPN.

Former Mississippi State, Wenonah High School player killed in Birmingham

Wilson was a wide receiver for Mississippi State and Wenonah High School.

Gulf Coast holds off Pearl River in Thriller

The Bulldogs move to 12-1 after edging out the Wildcats.

#3 Pearl River Rolls Gulf Coast To Remain Unbeaten

Super Bowl LIV will feature 9 players with Mississippi connections

Joe Moorhead lands job as Oregon offensive coordinator

USM picks up 6 top finishes at Samford Invitational

USM football staff seeing some shuffling

2nd half pushes Rice past Lady Eagles

Chiefs, 49ers to clash in Super Bowl LIV

Kansas City and San Francisco are headed to Miami, Fla., for Super Bowl LIV on Feb. 2.

Pearl River’s Rod Brown Commits To Tulsa

The Wildcat star will join former Pearl River star Brandon Rachal for the Golden Hurricane.

  Hattiesburg’s Melyia Grayson nominated to play in McDonald’s All-American game

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.

  Malone’s career day helps lift USM hoops over Rice

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.

  USM co-defensive coordinator headed to Louisville

University of Southern Mississippi co-defensive coordinator/linebackers coach Derek Nicholson is headed to the University of Louisville as inside linebackers coach.

Carey women’s tennis picked to repeat success

William Carey University's women's tennis program again was picked to finish first in the Southern States Athletic Conference.

Carey’s Crusaders ranked 1st in 2020 SSAC poll

Crusaders ranked No. 1 in Southern States Athletic Conference preseason men's tennis poll.

5th-ranked PRCC dominates Hinds, 96-58

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.

Baseball icon Ron Polk to speak at Petal High

Mississippi baseball icon Ron Polk will speak at 5 p.m. Monday at Petal High School.

Lady Eagles pick up nifty C-USA win at North Texas

The Lady Eagles used a 16-0, fourth-quarter run that gave Southern Miss a 65-54 Conference USA victory at North Texas Thursday night.

Reports: Former USM coach Monken hired by University of Georgia

According to ESPN’s Mark Schlabach, Todd Monken was hired to be the Bulldogs’ offensive coordinator

  Oak Grove basketball climbing state ranks

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 Tigers playing competitive basketball

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.

Tim’s Two Cents: USM baseball coach Scott Berry

WDAM's Tim Doherty talks with University of Southern Mississippi baseball coach Scott Berry.

New Orleans police issue simple battery warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

The New Orleans Police Department said it has obtained an arrest warrant for simple battery after Odell Beckham Jr. was seen in a video making contact with a security guard.

MLB Players host MLK Camp in Mississippi

Veteran MLB outfielder and philanthropist Curits Granderson, along with support from many other MLB players, founded the series to celebrate the life and contributions of Dr. King.

PRCC-Jones ‘Catfight’ goes down to wire

Pearl River Community College holds off Jones College, 59-55, at A.B. Howard Gymnasium in Ellisville.

  Carey basketball has won 9 of its last 10 games

William Carey entered the 2019-20 season with several returners from last year’s final four team.However, it took time for the Crusaders to gel with one another.

  Sacred Heart soccer sweeps region titles

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.

Former Saints star Steve Gleason presented with Congressional Gold Medal

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.

National Champions LSU football will visit the White House

A White House official confirms that the LSU football team will be visiting the White House on Friday, Jan. 17.

MSU stars Thompson, Hill returning for senior season

Mississippi State’s football team will return two big names for the 2020 season.

Ole Miss can’t keep up with Gators, fall to 0-3 in SEC

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.

  PRCC defeats Jones College in “Catfight” on Monday night

The PRCC Wildcats took down the Jones College Bobcats with a 59-55 victory on Monday night.

LSU captures national football title, 42-25, over Clemson

Louisiana State captured the school's fourth national football title Monday with a 42-25 victory over Clemson University.

  Head coaches talk for final time before CFP National Championship

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney answered questions from sports journalists Sunday morning.

USM releases 2020 football schedule

The Golden Eagles will open the 2020 football season with three, consecutive home games at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

  PRCC surges to 10-0 start

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.

  Lady Eagles douse UTSA late in 82-65 win

The Southern Miss Lady Eagles turned a narrow lead into a Conference USA blowout Saturday, holding Texas-San Antonio to 10 points in the fourth quarter.

  USM falls on road late to Roadrunners, 80-70

The Golden Eagles fell at University of Texas-San Antonio Saturday afternoon, 80-70.

Hinds hands Bobcats 1st loss of season

Jones College men's basketball dropped its first game of the season, falling 89-75 to Hinds Community College.

USM tracksters set 3 school marks in opening indoor meet

The University of Southern Mississippi fared well at the Blazer Invitational.

Slow-starting Lady Bobcats run past Hinds, 82-51

No. 11 Jones College takes down Hinds Community College Thursday.

  High School Hoops - Friday Night Scores

It was a Friday night of region action across the Pine Belt. Here’s a look at some of the high school basketball scores...

Lady Wildcats take down East Central, 54-45

Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats defeated East Central CC Thursday.

PRCC on early-season roll, tops East Central, 100-64

Pearl River Community College improved to 10-0 with a win Thursday over East Central Community College.

Golden Eagles land transfer tight end

The University of Southern Mississippi football program is expected to add a graduate transfer tight end from the University of Arkansas.

UTEP’s 34 free throws sink Golden Eagles

The Golden Eagles fell 76-64 at UTEP Thursday night.

Early deficit too much for USM to overcome against UTEP

Southern Miss suffered its first conference loss of the season Thursday, falling 89-72 to Texas-El Paso.

  Todd Breland takes reins of South Jones football

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.

  UTEP sweeps USM basketball programs

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).

  High School Soccer - Thursday Scores

The final month of the high school soccer season is upon us. Here’s a look at some of the Thursday night scores from around the Pine Belt...

Bobcats soccer duo earns USC All-South Region

Two Jones College Bobcats were named second-team, All-South Region by United Soccer Coaches.

Tim’s Two Cents: A weekend of football cruelty and frustration

Taylor Curet, WDAM-TV's "Prince of Pine Belt Sports," joins Tim Doherty to talk disappointing New Orleans Saints' and University of Southern Mississippi football.

Bobcats ranked No. 5 in NJCAA preseason poll

Jones College baseball was slotted No. 5 in the National Junior College Athletic Association preseason Top 25 poll.

JC’s Jones named MACJC’s player of week

Jones College sophomore guard Jatyjia Jones was named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges' women's basketball player of the week.

Mississippi State hires Mike Leach as head coach

Mississippi State is hiring Mike Leach as its new head football coach, according to multiple reports.

  Jackson native turned Harlem Globetrotter teaches basketball skills to local deaf students

Hyche has participated in the nation’s first-ever basketball camp for deaf and hard of hearing athletes.

  High School Basketball - Tuesday Scores

Basketball season begins to ramp up in January as region play begins for many area schools. Here’s a look at some of Tuesday’s scores from around the Pine Belt...

Jones splits tourney with nationally-ranked foes

Jones College splits final non-conference tuneup.

Carey looking to bounce back from SSAC loss

William Carey University will look to bounce back after seeing a seven-game winning streak snapped.

Report: Top MSU coaching candidate takes job with Giants

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

  Lady Eagles take down Tech, 66-60, to open C-USA play

The University of Southern Mississippi Lady Eagles opened Conference USA play with a 66-60 win over Louisiana Tech University.

USM’s Watkins, Williams ready to take talents to the next level

Junior WR Quez Watkins and senior DB Ty Williams made their decisions Saturday after USM's lost to Tulane in the Armed Forces Bowl Saturday.

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Calling it a “done deal,” an NFL Network reporter says Mike McCarthy has signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys to be their new head coach.

  La. Tech blasts Southern Miss again, 78-50

Louisiana Tech University beat the University of Southern Mississippi 78-50 Saturday in a Conference USA basketball game.

  USM falls to Tulane, 30-13, in bowl game

Tulane tops Southern Miss, 30-13.

  Bowl about more than football

Armed Forces Bowl about more than football.