Southern Miss

  USM basketball sweeps Tuesday doubleheader

Southern Miss basketball was undefeated in Tuesday’s doubleheader.The men’s team grabbed an 81-47 victory over Millsaps behind senior Dominic Magee’s game-high 18 points.The Golden Eagles (7-2) begin a six-game road trip on Saturday at Wichita State.

  USM’s Mitchell ready for challenges ahead

Southern Miss names interim athletic director

15 Golden Eagles recognized on Conference USA All-Conference teams

USM president announces AD’s resignation

Southern Miss brushes off Rust, 106-46

Reports: Gilbert to become next Athletic Director at ECU

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

Southern Miss pulls away to 71-67 win over USA

Southern Miss releases 2019 baseball schedule

Lady Eagles’ hoops add duo for 2018-19

Southern Miss signs 3 for men’s basketball

Lady Eagles split games in Thanksgiving Classic

  Crusaders shock Golden Eagles, 78-72

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

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.

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

Hopson focusing on UTEP, not beyond

USM quarterback Jack Abraham leads nation in completion percentage

Lady Eagles shoot down Samford, 76-40

Southern Miss shocks La. Tech in 4th quarter

Edwards leads USM past Troy, 81-66

Lady Eagles falter in 4th quarter

Lady Eagles come short in fourth quarter at South Alabama.

USM volleyball trio named All-CUSA

Three Lady Eagles were named All-Conference in volleyball.

USM looking to bounce back at home

Southern Miss football hoping to bounce back against Louisiana Tech.

Lady Eagles surge past Grambling, 68-47

Lady Eagles Shonte Hailes leads Southern Miss past Grambling State UniversitySunday at Green Coliseum.

Golden Eagles corral Mustangs, 74-64

Southern Miss tops Southern Methodist, 74-64, in Cancun Challenge opener

Southern Miss falls at UAB in OT, 26-23

Southern Miss suffers 26-23 overtime loss at UAB.

  Southern Miss basketball opens season with wins

Southern Miss basketball opened the 2018-19 season with two wins.The Lady Eagles began the day with an 11 a.m. tip-off against William Carey on “Education Day” at Reed-Green Coliseum. Coach Joye Lee-McNelis’ squad walked away with a 74-48 win over the Lady Crusaders.

USM expects battle with big rival UAB

USM will have its football hands full when it visits UAB Saturday.

Southern Miss defense comes up big in victory over Marshall

Southern Miss defense steps up against Marshall

Nick Mullens lights it up in NFL debut

“When I was recruited by [Southern Miss], they said you have a chance if you play well to go to the NFL,” said Nick Mullens, just a week before his final game in a USM uniform.

Quarterback Kwadra Griggs no longer with USM football team

After two-and-a-half seasons at Southern Miss, quarterback Kwadra Griggs will no longer be with the team.Head coach Jay Hopson said on Tuesday, “He probably won’t be with us the rest of the year.”

Turnovers proving to be a pox on USM’s offense

Turnovers are not only hampering but actually harming Southern Miss's football opportunities for victory.

USM throws away 20-17 decision at Charlotte,

Southern Miss dropped a 20-17 decision at Charlotte Saturday afternoon.

USM heads to Charlotte looking for 1st road win

Southern Miss heads to Charlotte looking for first road win of football season.

Brian Dozier joins short list of USM products to play in World Series

The list of former Golden Eagles to have played in a World Series is short.Bubba Phillips was the first to do so in 1959 with the Chicago White Sox. Jim “Peanuts” Davenport appeared in the 1962 World Series with the San Francisco Giants.

Southern Miss rushes for season-high in UTSA win

Southern Miss entered Saturday’s contest with UTSA ranked last in the Conference USA in rushing – averaging less than 100 yards per game.

USM’s Hopson looking for improvement from Golden Eagles

Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson wants to see improvement from his Golden Eagles.

Southern Miss gets victory on homecoming

USM improves to 3-3 on the season. The Golden Eagles will travel to Charlotte next Saturday.

Southern Miss looking to get back in win column

Southern Miss will look to snap a two-game losing streak when it hosts UT-San Antonio at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Joye Lee-McNelis, Scott Berry poised for “showdown” Friday

The McNelis – Berry showdown is going down Friday night at Reed-Green Coliseum.USM women’s basketball head coach Joye Lee-McNelis and Golden Eagle baseball coach Scott Berry each head a team of 13 to compete in a skills competition on Friday at 6 p.m.

USM struggling to run the ball

Southern Miss hopes to bounce back from a loss at North Texas when it hosts UTSA for homecoming on Saturday at 6 p.m.The Golden Eagles (2-3) again struggled to run the ball against the Mean Green – netting just 50 yards.

USM football player reinstated by federal court

A suspended Southern Mississippi football player was ordered reinstated by a federal court judge.

  Lost opportunities cost Southern Mississippi dearly

Southern Miss bemoaned lost opportunities in a 30-7 loss at North Texas Saturday.

Southern Miss falls to North Texas 30-7

Southern Miss falls to North Texas 30-7

USM hoping to take another step forward vs. UNT

Southern Miss football heads on first Conference USA road trip with visit to North Texas

Southern Miss faces C-USA’s top offense North Texas

It will be a battle between two of Conference USA’s best on Saturday in Denton, Texas.The conference’s top-ranked defense Southern Miss (2-2) visits the No. 1 offense North Texas (5-1) at 1 p.m. at Apogee Stadium.

Southern Miss commitment list grows to 15

Southern Miss football commitment list has grown to 15 high school players from five states.

Youth, experience hoping to merge for USM hoops

The University of Southern Mississippi is pinning its basketball hopes on a blend of youth and experience

USM ready to get back on football field

The University of Southern Mississippi is ready to get back on the football field after its second open week in the last month

Freshman Trivenskey Mosley leading USM in rushing

If one flipped open the Southern Miss stat book looking for the Golden Eagles’ leading rushers through four games, freshman Trivenskey Mosley would be at the top of the list.

USM rides momentum into bye week

USM rides momentum into bye week.

USM gains confidence headed into C-USA play

USM’s near-victory at No. 10 Auburn is now in the rearview mirror.The Golden Eagles (2-2) have a bye week before continuing Conference USA play at North Texas on October 13.However, USM takes away some positives from its 24-13 loss to the Tigers.

Former USM running back Ito Smith scores first career NFL touchdown

Ito Smith runs the ball in from 7-yards out for his first career TD

Auburn holds off stubborn USM, 24-13

The Golden Eagles come up short against the Tigers 24-13

Southern Miss comes up short against Auburn, 24-13

The Golden Eagles come up short against the Tigers 24-13

Southern Miss-Auburn football resumes after weather delay

Southern Miss and Auburn are in a weather delay after lightning was sighted near Jordan-Hare Stadium.

Southern Miss vs. Auburn - Through the Years

Since 1964, Southern Miss has played an SEC school every season but three.The Golden Eagles continue that tradition on Saturday when they visit No. 10 Auburn at 3 p.m.

Auburn to present large challenge for USM

Southern Miss will face a huge challenge Saturday when it visits 10th-ranked Auburn at Jordan-Hare Stadium.

  USM’s Nick Mullens promoted to 49ers active roster

Former Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens received a promotion on Tuesday.Mullens was promoted from the San Francisco 49ers’ practice squad to the active roster after starting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending ACL injury.

USM meets Auburn for 23rd time

For the sixth straight season, Southern Miss will battle a team from the Southeastern Conference. The Golden Eagles travel to Auburn, Alabama to play the No. 10 Tigers on Saturday at 3 p.m.Auburn holds a 17-5 advantage in the series, winning the last meeting in 2008 by two touchdowns.

USM football braced to face No. 10 Auburn

Southern Miss gearing up for trip to 10th-ranked Aburn

Southern Miss pulls away from Rice for 40-22 win

Jack Abraham threw for 428 yards and four touchdowns as Southern Miss topped Rice 40-22 Saturday at Roberts Stadium.

Southern Miss defeats Rice 40-22

The Golden Eagles defeat Rice 40-22

Golden Eagles ready to face off against Rice

The Golden Eagles open the conference slate against the Owls at 6 p.m.

Brett Favre speaks at USM event for students with disabilities

The Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services spent this week teaching high school students with disabilities how to smoothly transition to college or employment.

USM welcomes Rice to “The Rock”

USM’s journey to its sixth Conference USA title begins on Saturday at “the Rock.”The Golden Eagles open the conference slate with Rice at 6 p.m.

USM men’s golf wins first tournament since 2014

For the first time since 2014, Southern Miss men’s golf captured a team tournament title.

USM running back says he is leaving the program

University of Southern Mississippi senior running back T’Rod Daniels announced Tuesday on Twitter that he intends to leave the program.

Quarterback competition back open at USM

The University of Southern Mississippi quarterback derby is back on track.

Southern Miss taking advantage of off week

Southern Miss enjoyed an off week following the postponement of its game at Appalachian State.The Golden Eagles (1-1) used the free Saturday as an opportunity to improve from last week’s 21-20 loss to Louisiana-Monroe.

Sylva-Bay Academy battles Wayne Academy in Timber Bowl

Sylva-Bay Academy went 3-8 last season.The Saints are 4-0 this year.

USM quarterback Kwadra Griggs reinstated to team

After being suspended from the football team for nearly a month, the University of Southern Mississippi announced Friday that quarterback Kwadra Griggs has been reinstated.

USM make-up football game with Appalachian State up in the air

The University of Southern Mississippi is more than willing to find an alternative playing date to wrap up the backend of a home-and-home football series with Appalachian State University.

USM game at App State cancelled ahead of Hurricane Florence

The University of Southern Mississippi’s upcoming football game against Appalachian State has been cancelled due to the threat of Hurricane Florence.

USM still stinging over loss to UL-Monroe

Two days after the fact, University of Southern Mississippi football coach Jay Hopson still was feeling the sting of Saturday night’s 21-20 home loss to the University of Louisiana-Monroe.

Favre on hook after friendly wager with Pederson

Don’t be surprised the next time you catch a Brett Favre commercial, keep an eye peeled for a little Eagle garb of sort or another.

Southern Miss stunned by Louisiana-Monroe, 21-20

For the University of Southern Mississippi, deuces came up absolutely wretched Saturday night against the University of Louisiana-Monroe Saturday at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

USM defensive backfield bracing for Warhawks

Southern Miss welcomes University of Louisiana-Monroe (1-0) at 6 p.m. Saturday at Roberts Stadium.