Eight local players head to MS/AL all-star game

The Pine Belt will be well-represented at the 32nd annual Mississippi/Alabama all-star game on Monday in Montgomery, Alabama.Eight area players and three coaches will compete for the Mississippi team on Monday night at the Cramton Bowl.

VIDEO: Saints punter Thomas Morstead gives glove to young fan

Ole Miss names Mike MacIntyre defensive coordinator

Saints celebrate NFC South Championship with locker room fun

Oak Grove’s Plumlee chosen WDAM’s POY

Brees: ‘Goal No.1 was to win the division’

Jarod ‘Snoop’ Conner decommits from Memphis, commits to Ole Miss

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Saints outscore the Bucs 25-0 in the second half, clinch NFC South

USM gets commitment from Tennessee QB

Petal boys remain unbeaten with win at West Jones

Mud & rain highlight 70th Annual Bernard Blackwell All-Star Game

Hugh Freeze hired by Liberty University

Pine Belt to be well-represented at all-star game

  USM’s Mitchell ready for challenges ahead

USM appoints Jeff Mitchell interim athletic director.

Hattiesburg’s Taytum Terrell signs with Troy soccer

Hattiesburg senior Taytum Terrell signed a soccer scholarship with Troy University on Wednesday morning.Despite tearing her ACL in September, Terrell was still very high on the Trojans’ list of recruits. Her Hattiesburg High career ends with 203 goals.

  William Carey national title is years in the making

The Lady Crusaders were regulars in Orange Beach.William Carey’s trip to the NAIA women’s soccer championships in November was its seventh consecutive visit – and tenth in the last 11 years – to the Alabama Gulf Coast.However, this season felt different.

Southern Miss names interim athletic director

University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett announced in an email to alumni that Jeff Mitchell has been appointed as the interim director of athletics.

Saints and Pelicans owner pays off Walmart lay-away orders for hundreds

Hattiesburg basketball sweeps Oak Grove

William Carey takes down Rust, 94-49

Columbia’s Johnathan Abram receives all-SEC recognition

15 Golden Eagles recognized on Conference USA All-Conference teams

Ole Miss WR A.J. Brown declaring for NFL Draft

Brown, Little, Simmons, and Sweat earn coaches first team All-SEC

All four were All-SEC selections last year

Jones ranked No. 5 in final football poll

Jones College ranked fifth in final NJCAA football poll.

USM president announces AD’s resignation

Southern MIss is looking for a new athletic director

Southern Miss brushes off Rust, 106-46

Southern Miss routs Rust College, 106-46.,

Jones bowls over Eastern Arizona, 27-7

JC defeats Eastern Arizona 27-7 in 11th annual Mississippi Bowl

Southern Miss doesn’t receive bowl bid, Golden Eagles finish season 6-5

Southern Miss football denied a bowl bid.

  WCU Lady Crusaders win NAIA Women’s Soccer Championship

The Lady Crusaders defeated Keiser 1-0 to capture the school’s first national title since 1969.

West Jones falls to West Point in 5A title game

The Mustangs fell to the Greenwave 27-12 in the Class 5A State Championship

Scott Central wears down Taylorsville, 21-7

Taylorsville could not defend its Class 2A football championship, falling 21-7 to Scott Central

Poplarville comes up short in 4A finale, Nanih Waiya wins 1A

Louisville rallies past Poplarville, 25-20

Taylorsville falls to Scott Central 21-7 in 2A State Championship game

Taylorsville falls to Scott Central 21-7 in 2A State Championship game

Lady Crusaders reach NAIA soccer finals

Lady Crusaders advance to NAIA women's soccer finals.

Poplarville falls to Louisville 25-20 in 4A State Championship game

Poplarville falls to Louisville 25-20 in 4A State Championship game

Oak Grove falls short in 6A state title game

The Oak Grove Warriors fell just short of a 6A state championship against Horn Lake on Friday night at M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg.

Seminary falls short in Class 3A title game

The Seminary Bulldogs fought back from a 22-point deficit in the fourth quarter, but ultimately lost to the Water Valley Blue Devils 34-28 in the class 3A state championship football game.

MS high school football championships come to The Rock

The MHSAA state football championships are headed to The Rock.

Taylorsville’s Keyes, Hattiesburg’s Conner honored

Taylorsville quarterback and Hattiesburg quarterback Jarod Conner were among six players honored as "Mississippi Mr. Football."

Sean Payton sends Saints gear to soldier deployed overseas

A fan, Falynn Phillipello, tweeted that she was looking for a specific sweatshirt for her husband, who is currently deployed overseas.

Seminary battles Water Valley in first state title since 2003

Seminary has been battle-tested this season.Two of the Bulldogs three losses came against Taylorsville and Poplarville – teams that are both competing for a state championship alongside Seminary this weekend.

Southern Miss pulls away to 71-67 win over USA

Southern Miss pulls away to a 71-67 victory over visiting South Alabama.

Southern Miss releases 2019 baseball schedule

Southern Miss announces 2019 baseball schedule

Jackson State names John Hendrick new head football coach

JSU announces new head football coach

Mississippi State’s Simmons takes home 2018 C Spire Conerly Trophy

Jeffery Simmons, a junior defensive tackle, is the winner of the C Spire Conerly Trophy for 2018.

West Jones makes first state championship appearance

West Jones has fielded football teams for a number of years.However, when the Mustangs take the field on Saturday at “The Rock,” it will be the first time in a state championship game.

Oak Grove back in state title for first time since 2014

After a two-year playoff drought, Oak Grove is back in the state championship for the first time since 2014.The Warriors (12-2) battle Horn Lake (14-0) on Friday at 7 p.m. in the class 6A state title.It’s been many of the same players as the past few years who have led Oak Grove to this point.

Jones preps for Sunday’s Mississippi Bowl

Jones College is a victory away from posting ten wins for the first time since 2001 and just the seventh time in school history.The Bobcats were afforded another chance to play when they earned a bowl bid for the first time since 2004.

Taylorsville hopes to repeat as 2A state champs

Taylorsville hopes to repeat as 2A state champs

Drew Brees featured on cover of Sports Illustrated

Drew Brees is featured on the cover of the Dec. 3 issue of the magazine. He is also the center of a feature called,“It’s Time to Rethink Drew Brees (Please, Stop Calling Him an Underdog).”

SEC releases statement on Egg Bowl fight

SEC Commissioner calls for Cohen & Bjork to meet with league office

Lady Eagles’ hoops add duo for 2018-19

Southern Miss Lady Eagles add two players for 2018-19 women's basketball season.

Southern Miss signs 3 for men’s basketball

Southern Miss men's basketball signs three players for 2019-20 season.

5 Bobcats receive postseason recognition

A quintet of Jones College men's soccer players and Coach Brendan Connolly recieved various postseason honors.

Lady Eagles split games in Thanksgiving Classic

Lady Eagles win one, lose one in Thanksgiving Classic

Crusaders shock Golden Eagles, 78-72

The Golden Eagles will host South Alabama Wednesday, Nov. 28

High School Football Recap: South State recap

Oak Grove, Taylorsville, West Jones, and Seminary headed to State Title game in Hub City.

USM dominates UTEP, 39-7

USM dominates UTEP, 39-7

Southern Miss bowl eligible after 39-7 victory over UTEP

The Golden Eagles defeated the Miners 39-7 to become bowl eligible.

West Jones tops Picayune, 21-13, for historic win

West Jones advances to Class 5A state championship game with win over Picayune.

  Seminary tops Jefferson Davis County, 15-9

Seminary advances to the Class 3A state championship game with a win over Jefferson Davis County.

West Jones at Picayune highlights

Gametime highlights 11/23

Oak Grove at Brandon highlights

Gametime highlights 11/23

Jefferson Davis County at Seminary highlights

Gametime highlights 11/23

Bay Springs at Taylorsville highlights

Gametime highlights 11/23

Saints carve up Falcons, 31-17, on Thanksgiving

Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw four touchdowns and New Orleans came up with four turnovers in a 31-17 victory on Thanksgiving.

USM bounces back to finish 3rd in Cancun

Southern Miss men's basketball team bounces back from first defeat of season to take 68-63 victory over Western Carolina.

USM football visits Christian Services of Hattiesburg

The Golden Eagles took a break from football on Wednesday to feed those in need at Christian Services of Hattiesburg.It is the fourth straight Thanksgiving Southern Miss has paid a visit to Christian Services.

Jefferson Davis, Seminary set for rematch in 3A South State

Jefferson Davis, Seminary set for rematch in 3A South State

West Jones seeks first South State title in school history

West Jones did not win 11 games overnight.The Mustangs have been dominant defensively all season long – yielding just 8.4 points per game. However, it was West Jones’ 37-14 win at previously-unbeaten Hattiesburg High in the quarterfinals of the class 5A playoffs that opened people’s eyes.

Bay Springs meets Taylorsville in 2A South State showdown

Bay Springs meets Taylorsville in 2A South State showdown

Oak Grove set for rematch with Brandon at South State

One of Oak Grove’s only two losses this season came against Brandon in mid-October.Since then, the Warriors have won four straight and find themselves practicing the week of Thanksgiving. Oak Grove meets the Bulldogs for a second time on Friday in the 6A South State title.

East Marion still alive in 1A playoffs

East Marion went down to Lumberton on Friday and beat a one-loss Panthers squad 26-14.The Eagles are peaking at the right time – winners of their last four games and six of their last seven.

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team’s 4:30 p.m. game. The skipper, sitting on the ice, begins crawling.

Hattiesburg catches up on overdue audits

City of Hattiesburg catches up on overdue audits.

Hopson focusing on UTEP, not beyond

Southern Miss to take on UTEP in regular-season finale

Saints open as 14-point favorites over the Falcons

Falcons at Saints, 7:20 p.m. Thursday

VIDEO: Clemson RB gets surprise reunion with soldier dad at game

A Clemson Tiger walk-on running back got a big surprise before his team’s win on Saturday vs. Duke.

High School Football Recap: Week 14

High School Football Recap: Week 14

West Jones upsets Hattiesburg 37-14, ending Tigers’ perfect season

The Mustangs (11-2) will travel to Picayune High School (10-3), with the winner playing in Dec. 1 Class 5A state championship football game.