Missy Bilderback took the reins of Jones College women’s basketball in 2015 and raised the standard of success.After five seasons, 127 wins, three Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College championships and four straight Region 23 titles, Bilderback is rising to another level.
University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Director Jeremy McClain discussed the plans for athletics after Conference USA suspended all spring sporting events to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Just about every corner of the world closed its gates on athletics this week with the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continuing to brew.One corner of Hattiesburg – Pete Taylor Park – joined in. You might not hear many chirps from the “Right Field Roost” in the next few weeks.
University of Southern Mississippi athletic director Jeremy McClain and his fellow Conference USA athletic administrators have found themselves in a whirlwind the past few days thanks to the looming shadow of the COVID-19 virus.
The NCAA has announced that although March Madness basketball games will carry on as scheduled, only essential personnel and family members will be allowed to attend due to the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
In the weekend’s three-game series with Little Rock, the Golden Eagles scored nine of their 16 runs in the sixth inning.Southern Miss decided to wait an extra inning on Tuesday to do most of its damage.
Southern Miss allowed Saturday’s contest to hang in the balance for most of the afternoon until a three-run sixth inning lifted the Golden Eagles to their third weekend series win of the season.Gabe Montenegro’s two-run single broke a 1-1 tie as USM defeated Little Rock 4-1.
The first basketball season under Jay Ladner brought stints of excitement back to a program desperate for a revival.However, any momentum the Golden Eagles had throughout the 2019-20 season came to a slow roll in USM’s final four games.
On a Saturday Southern Miss managed just seven hits, Hannah Borden’s heroics proved that more valuable.The true freshman carried the Lady Eagles to series-clinching 4-3 win over Jacksonville State with an RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The last time Southern Miss and Little Rock met on a baseball diamond – March 5, 1997 – Scott Berry was actually coaching Chris Curry at Meridian Community College.The two shared the same field again Friday, Berry in his 11th season as USM’s skipper and Curry in year six leading the Trojans.
University of Southern Mississippi senior right-hander Walker Powell was named Conference USA "Pitcher of the Week" after throwing an eight-inning, complete-game shutout against McNeese State University Saturday at the Lake Area Classic.
Tyler Spring turned in four perfect innings with six strikeouts to pick up his first win as a Golden Eagle and the University of Southern Mississippi topped Valparaiso University 5-1 Friday n the opening round of the Lake Area Classic.
The University of Southern Mississippi beach volleyball team logged its first conference victory in its second season with a 4-1 Coastal Collegiate Sports Association win over the University of Louisiana-Monroe.
Charlie Fischer's two-out, two-strike single scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning Saturday as the University of Southern Mississippi picked up its second walk-off victory in three games with a 5-4 win over the University of Central Arkansas.
Prior to the 2019-20 season, Southern Miss basketball was predicted to finish 14th in the Conference USA among a panel of the league’s head coaches.The Golden Eagles (9-18, 5-9 C-USA) sit in 11th place as they enter “Pod Play” this weekend.
Freshman Reed Trimble doubled deep to right field to drive in two runs with two outs in the ninth inning, giving the University of Southern Mississippi a 6-5, walk-off baseball victory over the University of New Orleans Tuesday night at Pete Taylor Park.
The University of Southern Mississippi will host Middle Tennessee State University and Rice University in Conference USA's "pod" format. The Golden Eagles also travel to MTSU and the University of Texas-El Paso.
The University of Southern Mississippi got another dominating performance from its starting pitcher Saturday evening to win a second consecutive low-scoring baseball game against Murray State University.
Tyler Stevenson and Gabe Watson posted double-doubles as the University of Southern Mississippi men's basketball team took down Florida International University Saturday, 75-67, at Reed Green Coliseum.
For the third time in his five-year tenure, Southern Miss head coach Jay Hopson is bringing in a new offensive coordinator.Louisiana Monroe offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Matt Kubik joins the Golden Eagles, as reported by Adam Hunsucker of The News-Star.
The Golden Eagles entered Thursday night’s contest with Florida Atlantic having dropped four of their last five games.Coach Jay Ladner and company were desperate for victory and proved it, toughing out a 68-66 win.
The usual suspects will take the field on Friday in USM’s 4 p.m. season opener against Murray State.Sophomore right-hander Gabe Shepard earns the start on the mound, while preseason All-Conference USA selections Matt Guidry (second base) and Gabe Montenegro (left field) lead the list of returners.
There should be a number of questions about Southern Miss baseball answered during this weekend’s three-game series against Murray State.Folks will get their first glimpse of the Golden Eagles on Friday at 4 p.m.
It was a banner day for Columbia High School as seven Wildcats signed football scholarships on Wednesday.The class of 2020 was headlined by running back Kentrel Bullock. “Mr. Football” in class 3A inked with Ole Miss.