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  Jackson State-MVSU game postponed

JSU will return to action March 6 on the road against Grambling.

  Southern Miss begins spring football practices

Ole Miss baseball ranked #1 in nation by Baseball America

Mississippi State gets revenge over Ole Miss

  Kenneth Long named interim head softball coach for Mississippi Gulf Coast

  LSU can’t miss in win over Auburn

Pearl River basketball falls at Southwest

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  Baseball tournament brings crowd to Pascagoula Sports Complex

  Southern Miss season opener pushed back until Sunday

  MGCCC softball head coach Eric Neel resigns, no coaches on active staff

  Biloxi Shuckers set to return to MGM Park

  Moss Point’s Jada Matthews named McDonald’s all-American nominee

ESPN to feature JSU on ‘First Take’ for Black History Month

  Biloxi Shuckers announce 2021 schedule

The Biloxi Shuckers will be back this spring for some more Minor League Baseball fun. On Thursday, the Shuckers announced their 2021 schedule.

  Southern Miss baseball opener moved to Saturday, February 20

The Southern Miss baseball season was originally supposed to begin on Friday against Northwestern State, but bad weather in Louisiana has forced the two teams to open the year on Saturday instead, with a double-header beginning at noon.

  MHSAA adjusts basketball playoffs due to weather

Schools that are located in the south part of the state may play their 1st round games this weekend if both schools can travel. A reminder to all schools, do not take unnecessary chances with these road conditions and put the students, parents, fans and yourself at risk.

  Former track star shares history of her career, including Olympics tryout

71-year-old Molly Hence is able to look back in history and smile from all of her accomplishments. Hence said it wouldn’t have been possible without her community and most importantly her parents.

  West Harrison High coach out of a job on eve of playoffs

  Gautier’s Bryson Hurst offered by Oregon

  PRCC, MGCCC re-schedule games due to weather

  Sarah Thomas reflects on NFL season and her historic Super Bowl appearance

  Mississippi State falls to Vanderbilt

  Ole Miss basketball nabs fourth-straight win

Playoff basketball schedules adjusted due to weather

Playoff games for girls were set to start Monday and the boys on Tuesday but the frigid weather moving those around.

  LSU upsets #16 Tennessee at home

JaVonte smart finished the day with 20 points and Cam Thomas added 25 of his own to give the Tigers the edge.

  Lady Admirals take home district championship in basketball

Head coach Brooke Glass says the team has lived up to its motto for the season.

  Basketball district championships (02/12/2021)

High school basketball teams took the court on Friday night to settle district championships and punch tickets to the state playoffs.

  Myles Brennan ‘looks full-go’ in practice

The Long Beach alum played in just three games in 2020 before suffering an abdominal injury against Missouri.

  Pearl River never trails in rivalry victory at Gulf Coast

The Pearl River women’s basketball team never trailed in its road victory over rival Gulf Coast 70-55. The Wildcat win was their second consecutive against the Bulldogs.

  No. 4 Pearl River wins third straight over rival Gulf Coast, 33rd overall

No. 4 Pearl River pulled out another win Thursday night when they defeated rival Gulf Coast 75-69. The win is the Wildcats third in a row over the Bulldogs and 33rd overall.

Bucs fans create GoFundMe to purchase ‘We Dat’ billboard in New Orleans to troll Saints fans

A Florida businessman has started a GoFundMe account to purchase a billboard in New Orleans to remind Who Dat nation that the Saints’ NFC South rival, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, are Super Bowl champions for the second time in franchise history.

  Alcorn State opts out of 2021 spring football season

Head coach Fred McNair said in a statement, “Instead of preparing for spring competition, the program will move forward with traditional spring practice to prepare for fall play.”

  Southern Miss baseball pleased with depth as season nears

Just over a week away until opening day at Pete Taylor Park, as Southern Miss is set to continue where it left off after last season was cut way short.

  Proposed legislation would allow college athletes to be paid for use of their name, image or likeness

Student athletes can't receive payment outside of a scholarship, but that could change if a law passed that would let them enter into contracts for endorsement deals.

  D’Iberville’s Kevin Cooley signs with West Alabama

Originally a football player in the eighth grade, his coach - who also coached track - noticed his ability to run, and told him to try out track and field.

  2021 Coast soccer all-star game

Dozens of South Mississippi’s finest took to the soccer pitch Monday night for the Coast soccer all-star game.

  St. Stanislaus brings home 11th state title

With so much uncertainty going into this season, head coach Zach Villarrubia reminded his team to take in the moment and appreciate every game.

  Gulfport looks back on championship run

They trailed by one but some second-half heroics from Abigail Badurak and Ole Miss commit Kate Smith gave them the lead and eventually the win.

  Gulf Coast Monarchy working towards first scrimmage of season

The team merged with another team out of Hattiesburg, the Mississippi Royalty, and are back in action here in 2021.

  South Mississippians rush to get last minute Super Bowl party food

Many South Mississippians flocked to grocery stores, searched the shelves, stocked up on food and snacks to enjoy during the big game.

  High school soccer state championship highlights (2/6/21)

Five teams from South Mississippi took to the pitch Saturday.

Report: Saints facing discipline for Covid-19 violations

Report: Saints could face more Covid-19 discipline

  Rakeem Nunez-Roches becomes 17th former Southern Miss player to appear at Super Bowl

Nunez-Roches, a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and a former Southern Miss football letterwinner from 2011-14, has a chance to start in the big game this Sunday in its home facility, Raymond James Stadium.

  MGCCC’s Martinas Rankin set to play in Super Bowl

Rankin played for Gulf Coast in 2013 and 2014 and helped the Bulldogs to a 16-4 record over that span.

  Tampa Bay cheerleader from Biloxi ready to cheer on Buccaneers in Super Bowl

Hannah Miller started our her dance and cheer career at Biloxi High. Now, she's cheering on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

  Sarah Thomas’s journey to the NFL and Super Bowl through her family’s eyes

At the end of the day, Sarah and her family know she has a job to do and they believe the skills that got her to the biggest stage in football will carry her far beyond it.

  No. 5 Pearl River wins 16th straight against Co-Lin, 32nd overall

No. 5 Pearl River kept two streaks alive Thursday night inside Marvin R. White Coliseum. Not only did Coach Chris Oney’s Wildcats top visiting Copiah-Lincoln 77-63 to claim their 32nd straight win overall, but PRCC also extended its winning streak against the Wolves to 16.

Miss. Senator honors first female Super Bowl ref on Senate floor

Thomas, a Mississippi native, will be the first woman to officiate a Super Bowl this weekend.

  Signing day 2021 (02/03/2021)

Bright and early at Gulfport High, the Admirals officially inked four football players to the next level.

  VIDEO: Crews remove turf from Mercedes-Benz Superdome after hard-fought Saints season

Take a behind the scenes look at this seven day process

  High school soccer south state championships (02/02/2021)

With just two game-days remaining in the high school soccer season, teams from across South Mississippi took the pitch with a state title berth on the line.

Pelicans look for more leadership from Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram

Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram must toe the fine line of being aggressive as leaders on both sides of the ball, but also making the right play for their teammates.

EA Sports confirms return of college football game

It will be the first installment of the series since NCAA Football 2014, which was released in 2013.

  Wednesday’s MGCCC Baseball DH canceled

Mississippi Gulf Coast baseball’s season-opener Wednesday at Hinds has been canceled.

  No. 7 Pearl River prepares for ‘toughest schedule’ as ’21 opener awaits

Opponents change; rosters change; even the facility changes. What hasn’t changed for Pearl River baseball during the watch of coach Michael Avalon are expectations.

  Mississippi State handles visiting Iowa State Cyclones

Mississippi State led early and often as they cruised to a 95-56 win over a short-handed Cyclones team.

  Ole Miss falls to Georgia for second time

Rebels only shot two of 13 from beyond the arc and turned the ball over 16 times which lead to 22 points from the Bulldogs.

  LSU falls in heartbreaker to #10 Texas Tech

Head coach Will Wade says his team had a big opportunity to beat a top ten team and feels they did enough to win the game but just couldn’t execute down the stretch.

  Jack O’Neill Memorial Junior Golf Tournament wraps up

The tournament was split over two days for 36 holes and also featured some of the top junior golfers from the southeast.

  Second round high school soccer playoffs kick off (1/30/21)

Highlights from round two of the high school soccer playoffs

  Chance Keith commits to West Point

The defensive superstar was a force for the Indians this year, helping the defense earn 3 shutouts on the season.

  Larry Simmons commits to Ole Miss

More than a handful of power five schools made their recruiting pitch to Moss Point’s Larry Simmons, but he will soon call Ole Miss home.

  Cade Crosby, Carson Paetow making impact for USM

Southern Miss head baseball coach Scott Berry met with the media Thursday to preview the upcoming baseball season, which is just three weeks away.

  Shuckers announce 2021 coaching staff

As we await the start of the minor league baseball season, it’s uncertain when opening day will be at MGM Park, or what team will come in to face the Shuckers when that day comes.

  Moss Point High basketball players thrive on and off the court

From pre-game warmups, to the in-game tip-off, the Moss Point High girls basketball team focuses on teamwork and the fundamentals of the game.

  Southern Miss Football 2021 Schedule Announced

The Will Hall era at Southern Miss gets underway with six home games, a trip to the reigning national champion and its first trek to Mobile in 15 seasons as the 2021 football schedule was unveiled Wednesday afternoon by Conference USA.

  Tim Jones declares for NFL Draft

The Biloxi alum hauled in 9 total touchdowns along with over 2,000 yards receiving in his four seasons in Hattiesburg, including a 900-yard junior year in 2019.

  Mickey Loomis: ‘more unknowns than knowns’ right now for Saints

General manager Mickey Loomis and the Saints are about to embark on what looks to be an immensely difficult offseason.

  High school soccer playoffs - round one (01/26/2021)

Most of South Mississippi snuck its round one soccer playoff games on Tuesday despite the weather, and the action on the pitch delivered.

  Fourth quarter powers Pearl River women past ECCC

The Pearl River women’s basketball team shook off early rust in its 2021 debut Monday to surge past the visiting East Central Warriors 63-54 at Marvin R. White Coliseum.

  Bulldogs bang on boards for big W

New Mississippi Gulf Coast men’s basketball coach Tim Ryan had a prediction he shared with his team before the Bulldogs’ first MACCC South Division game at Ellisville.

  MGCCC women fall to No. 9 Jones

Mississippi Gulf Coast battled back in the third quarter but couldn’t erase all the deficit against No. 9 Jones. The Bobcats held on to win 63-53 Monday at the Weathers-Wentzell Center.

  No. 4 Pearl River blows past East Central to open season

The nationally ranked No. 4 Pearl River Wildcats men’s basketball team opened up their season Monday night with a dominating win over MACCC South division foe East Central.

  MGCCC’s Martinas Rankin to play in Super Bowl

Former MGCCC offensive lineman Martinas Rankin is going to the Super Bowl - again.

  LSU looking for improvements after Kentucky loss

Kentucky jumped out to an early lead and never really relinquished it as they snapped a three-game losing skid in the 82-69 win over the LSU Tigers.

  Mississippi State can’t keep up with Crimson Tide in 81-73 loss

Despite the loss, head coach Ben Howland says he appreciated the hustle and effort and saw a big improvement in the team since the recent loss at Ole Miss.

  Ole Miss on two game winning streak after win over Texas A&M

In the two wins this week Ole Miss has only allowed an average of 48 points from their opponents down the stretch.

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

  Former college basketball player couldn’t let the game go, adopting the title ‘travel hooper’

With a few secure scraps and a basketball goal, Wiggins native Jerry Herrin has been traveling across Mississippi and surrounding states doing what he loves on the go.

  Gulf Coast blasts Faith Prep for 1st Ryan win

A balanced effort that saw five players score in double-digits earned Tim Ryan his first win as Mississippi Gulf Coast men’s basketball coach. The Bulldogs popped Faith Prep 92-33 Friday afternoon at the Weathers-Wentzell Center.

  Our Lady Academy’s Aubrey Wawrek signs with Pearl River

Aubrey Wawrek officially signed with Pearl River Thursday.