Poplarville seeking third straight South State title win

The Hornets began the year 0-3, but have since ripped off nine straight wins, and have done so in dominant fashion - winning each game by an average of over 35 points, including two 60-point games this postseason.

  Ole Miss, MSU preview Egg Bowl

South Mississippi Strong: Coast doctor brings people from across the globe together to play soccer

MSU, Southern Miss cancel sports events amid COVID-19 concerns

“Taysom Time” at QB debuts with a win over the Falcons

  South Mississippi’s shining stars (11/22/2020)

  LSU earns much-needed win over Arkansas

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  Saints fans worry for future of fans in Dome given rising COVID cases

Saints defense stifles the Falcons to the tune of 8 sacks and 2 INT’s

  USM suffers ‘tough loss’ to UTSA

  Jaden Walley scores first collegiate touchdown in MSU’s loss

  Jack Abraham reportedly enters transfer portal

Drew Brees placed on injured reserve

  Lacrosse continues to take off in Ocean Springs

In Ocean Springs, the sport is growing substantially, with two community leagues for boys and one for girls.

  Pelicans ‘excited’ about Kira Lewis

For a blossoming team with a number of young weapons, Lewis is a seemingly great fit at point guard for the team’s direction under new head coach Stan Van Gundy.

  Saints preparing for offense without Brees

Entering last season, Drew Brees had missed a grand total of one game due to injury in his 13-year career with New Orleans. Two hundred twenty times out of a possible 221, with the exception of resting for the postseason, number 9 was under center for the Saints when the game began.

  Southern Miss ‘gaining confidence’ as season progresses

While the Golden Eagles fell last week, the defense held Western Kentucky to just 10 points, its best performance of the season.

Hickory Hill Country Club to close Nov. 30

  Are winter sports safe with COVID numbers continuing to climb?

Ole Miss men’s basketball coach tests positive for COVID-19

  Some Miss. school districts canceling basketball games due to COVID-19 concerns

  Brees may be out with injury up to 6 weeks according to doctors but fans are still hopeful for his return

Report: Drew Brees suffered multiple rib fractures and a collapsed lung

Ole Miss vs Texas A&M postponed due to COVID outbreak

Ole Miss' football game against Texas A&M will not take place this weekend.

VIDEO: “This team is resilient;” Saints extended win streak to six games

Saints improve to 7-2 on the season

  Pass Christian holds special Senior Night for teen athlete diagnosed with cancer

Abby Bosarge is a superstar. The Pass High senior was voted captain of the soccer team, and is the youngest member of the Gulf Coast Monarchy football team. Both high accomplishments - and both thanks to her tremendous work ethic, and fierce passion.

  Southern Miss falls to Western Kentucky

It’s been a wildly tough year for the program, but interim head coach Tim Billings loved the fight he saw Saturday.

  Ole Miss wins record-breaking shootout over South Carolina

Quarterback Matt Corral became the first Ole Miss QB to throw for over 500 yards in a single game, while wide receiver Elijah Moore became the fourth Ole Miss receiver to surpass 1,000 yards on a season.

  Saints ‘appreciate,’ ‘feel the difference’ with more fans in stands

A lot of numbers stood out in New Orleans' win last week over Tampa Bay. The Saints held the Buccaneers to just five rushing attempts, completed passes to 12 different receivers, and are now number one in the NFC South.

  Ameshya Williams named to Lisa Leslie Award Watch List

Williams averaged a double-double last year, with nearly 13 points and over 10 rebounds per contest.

State health officials say it could be time for schools to cancel or postpone winter sports

Indoor basketball games could be super-spreaders for the virus

6,000 Saints fans will be allowed in Mercedes-Benz Superdome for Sunday’s game

This Sunday, the Saints will get to play in front of even more fans than their last home game.

  Saints have full attendance at practice again Thursday

Perhaps the most impressive part of last week’s blowout over Tampa Bay, with much to choose from, was the Saints completing passes as a team to 12 different guys.

MHSAA: Six high school football teams sidelined by COVID-19

Six teams exiting high school playoffs early due to infections

  Five Pearl River baseball standouts sign with 4-year programs

Wednesday marked what feels like an annual “Christmas in November” event for the Pearl River baseball team as five Wildcats signed with four-year programs.

  Justin Walley awarded 6A Mr. Football

Walley ran for a dozen touchdowns on just 74 carries in the regular season, racked up 49 total tackles on defense, hauled in two interceptions, blocked two punts and blocked a field goal.

  Myles Brennan may be out for season

Brennan has not played since October 10th, when the Tigers fell to Missouri despite his 430 passing yards and 4 passing touchdowns.

Philip Gunn presents new Mississippi flag to the Ole Miss football team

Gunn had been a vocal advocate of changing the state flag since 2015 and spearheaded the change this summer.

Alabama at LSU game postponed because of COVID-19

Coach Ed Orgeron said Monday several players had tested positive for COVID-19.

Mississippi State-Auburn postponed due to positive COVID testing at MSU

The decision was made due to a number of positive tests within the Mississippi State football program.

  South Mississippi’s shining stars

It’s no secret that South Mississippi is loaded with gifted young athletes at every level of competition. Nearly every sport at every age, someone near the Coast is doing something special.

  Ed Orgeron remains confident after slow start

At 2-3 with back-to-back-to-back performances of allowing 40 or more points, Ed Orgeron says the ceiling for his program hasn’t budged.

  Mississippi State earns second win of season

Despite grabbing their first win since week 1, Mike Leach was not happy with his team’s performance.

  USM responds to Tim Billings’ halftime challenge

Southern Miss was down 10-7 going into the half, and interim head coach Tim Billings challenged them to turn it up a notch.

  Saints look ahead to big divisional match-up with Tampa Bay

New Orleans dominated the week 1 game, but both sides have taken different-looking paths to get to this weekend’s contest.

C-USA announces make-up dates for postponed USM football games

The University of Southern Mississippi will have two December make-up football games for ones postponed earlier in the season by the coronavirus.

  Monday night high school football roundup

Hurricane Zeta pushed a number of high school football games to Monday. D’Iberville, Biloxi, Resurrection and St. Martin all earned enormous late-season victories.

Ole Miss freshman ‘has regained movement’ after receiving severe injury at practice

Ole Miss freshman Damarcus Thomas has “regained movement in all of his extremities” after receiving a severe injury during practice.

  Pandemic cancels NYC Marathon but Coast runner isn’t letting that slow her down

Tina Fritz may didn't get to run in the NYC Marathon this year due to the pandemic but, thanks to her loved ones, she still got to run in her own marathon.

  LSU falls to Auburn in Tiger Bowl

The Bayou Bengals surrendered over 500 yards on the day, and at one point Auburn had a touchdown on five straight drives.

VIDEO: Saints celebrate win over the Bears with locker room dance party

Saints improve to 5-2 on the season

  Alabama hands Mike Leach first shutout loss

The Bulldogs had 200 total yards on the day and converted just two third downs on fifteen attempts, while the Tide rolled for nearly 500 yards of total offense and turned it over just once on what was another efficient day all-around.

  Ole Miss cruises by Vanderbilt in offensive explosion

Elijah Moore had his second 200-yard receiving game of the season and is second in the entire country in receiving yards this year.

  Southern Miss falls to rice 30-6

Few programs, if any, across the country have been through anything quite like what Southern Miss has been through this season. Three head coaches, two short-notice postponements, and just one win up to the game against Rice.

High school football schedule for Monday

With Hurricane Zeta forcing a number of South Mississippi schools off the football field, a number of teams will play on Monday night.

  Scotty Walden steps down at USM, accepts head coaching job at Austin Peay

Walden will leave immediately as Southern Miss will look towards Tim Billings as their second interim head coach and third head coach overall of the 2020 season.

  REPORT: Kylin Hill to opt out of 2020 season

Mississippi State star running back has only played in three games in 2020, running for 58 yards on 15 carries while catching 23 passes for over 230 yards. This coming after leading the SEC in rushing in 2019.

  Harrison Central Red Rebels welcome donation of new practice equipment

The New Orleans Saints and John Fayard Moving helping out a South Mississippi high school football team.

Walden leaves USM for Austin Peay

University of Southern Mississippi interim head football coach Scotty Walden leaves Hattiesburg behind for Austin Peay State University.

  MGCCC pauses football for 14 days due to COVID concerns

Mississippi Gulf Coast is pausing football operations for 14 days beginning Tuesday, Oct. 27, because of COVID-19 concerns.

  Biloxi’s Elijah Sabbatini decommits from Ole Miss

Senior safety made it clear that he hasn't lost interest in the Rebels, but feels he needs more to time to consider his options. The three-star prospect has been committed to Ole Miss since June 2020.

  Four-peat Complete! Vancleave Bulldogs claim fourth Class 4A Title

Vancleave took down Pontotoc Saturday, sweeping the competition throughout the postseason in straight sets and winning the program's fourth straight state championship.

  Devin Williams named National League Reliever of the Year

Third straight season in Major League Baseball where a former Biloxi Shucker has won the award.

  LSU rolls South Carolina 52-24

Myles Brennan was out with a lower body injury, but TJ Finley filled in nicely, completing 17 of his 21 passes for 265 yards and a pair of touchdowns.

  Ole Miss drops third straight game

The Rebels took the lead on a Jerrion Ealy touchdown with a little under six minutes to go, but the defense couldn’t hold.

  Southern Miss falls to Liberty

Scotty Walden and Jack Abraham did not make the trip, but Tate Whatley filled in for Abraham and was impressive, with 4 rushing touchdowns on the afternoon.

  Sean Payton thinks Saints ‘haven’t played near’ potential

The Saints will welcome back a familiar face on Sunday as they will face Teddy Bridgewater and the Panthers in the Superdome.

  Vancleave eyes fourth consecutive state title

The three-time reigning state champion Vancleave Bulldogs will aim for their fourth in a row on Saturday.

  Resurrection previews state championship tilt with Hickory Flat

Resurrection is heading to state after capturing the first South State championship in program history.

  Tim Billings to lead Golden Eagles against Liberty

Billings steps in as the interim for interim head coach Scotty Walden who tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday and will not travel with the team this weekend.

  Sumrall versus Stone canceled due to COVID-19

The forfeit now gives Stone a 4-3 overall record, with a 3-1 record in Region 7-4A. The Tomcats will look to secure the second seed in the playoffs with a win over Forrest County AHS on the road next week.

  Long Beach wins second straight 5A South State Crown

Bearcats seek to win their first state title since 2011, will face Lake Cormorant Saturday at Madison Central at 6 p.m.

  Michael Thomas status for Carolina game “uncertain”

Saints star receiver has been out since Week 1 with an ankle injury and discipline issues.

  Pelicans hire Stan Van Gundy as new head coach

In 12 seasons as a NBA head coach, Van Gundy has worked with the Miami Heat, Orlando Magic and Detroit Pistons with a 57 percent winning percentage in the regular season and 48-43 record in the playoffs.

  USM’s Scotty Walden Tests Positive for COVID-19

The Golden Eagles coach plans to take a PCR test on Wednesday to confirm his status and will monitor team activities from home. His status remains unclear for this weekend’s non-conference game at Liberty.

  Saints, Mayor Cantrell reach agreement to host fans

Beginning Sunday, Saints season ticket holders will have access to 3,000 tickets for the Saints-Panthers contest. An increase in crowd size will only be possible if current trends in terms of COVID-19 numbers "remain stable".

  MSU’s Garrett Shrader puts name in transfer portal

Sophomore hasn’t taken any snaps at quarterback during the season and was moved to wide receiver by Mike Leach before the year began. Shrader started four games at quarterback in 2019.

3,000 fans allowed for Saints vs Panthers game Sunday in Superdome

The Saints will have 3,000 fans in attendance for Sunday’s (Oct. 25) game against the Panthers inside the Superdome.

Southern Miss football coach Scotty Walden tests positive for COVID-19

Scotty Walden, USM's interim head football coach, has tested positive for COVID-19.

New Orleans cautious, but considers reopening Superdome to more Saints fans

New Orleans reiterated it is in talks with the Saints and health officials about how they can safely return fans to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Miss. native makes first World Series appearance

In his first season with the Tampa Bay Rays, Mississippi native Hunter Renfroe is looking to become a world champion.