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Doc Sadler steps down as Southern Miss head men’s basketball coach

He led the Golden Eagles for the last five seasons, guided USM to a 20-13 overall record in 2018-2019 including an 11-7 mark in Conference USA.

Wilson Scores 23 To Lift Longwood Over Southern Miss In CBI

Southern Miss baseball completes sweep of Louisiana Tech with 10-5 victory

USM basketball accepts bid to CBI tournament

Southern Miss falls to WKU in C-USA semifinals

Southern Miss advances to C-USA semifinals with 82-73 win over Marshall

Tyree Griffin, Cortez Edwards earn All-Conference USA honors

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Shonte Hailes named All-Conference USA First Team

Southern Miss Softball Takes Down North Texas, 7-3 in Series Finale

USM crushes UTSA on, claims first-round bye in C-USA Tournament

Southern Miss completes sweep of Holy Cross with 4-0 shutout Saturday

Southern Miss sweeps Holy Cross on Friday

Southern Miss moves Saturday game time versus Holy Cross

Expected rainy weather prompts altering of Southern Miss-Holy Cross series schedule

Due to expected rainy weather this weekend, Southern Miss Athletic officials have altered the schedule for the baseball series with Holy Cross this weekend at Pete Taylor Park/Hill Denson Field.

Edwards breaks career steals record in victory over Old Dominion

Only two days from the one-year anniversary of Southern Miss taking down No. 1-seed Middle Tennessee in the C-USA Quarterfinals, the Golden Eagles struck again with a 59-52 win at clinched-regular-season champion Old Dominion.

Southern Miss edged on the road at WKU, 76-71

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Southern Miss-Gonzaga finale cancelled due to heavy rains

Southern Miss and Gonzaga moved up the final game of their three-game series three hours in an effort to get in the final game of the set and thus beating an expected rain storm in process.

Southern Miss drops 4-2 and 10-8 doubleheader against Gonzaga

Megan Brown scores 1,000th career point in win over UTSA

Golden Eagles make history at New Orleans Invitational

Southern Miss-Gonzaga game set for Friday postponed due to wet grounds

Walker Powell named Madness National Player of the Week

Southern Miss Pitcher Walker Powell Earns C-USA Weekly Award; Golden Eagles Start Homestand Versus UNO

Mississippi State Baseball Takes Series with Walk-Off Win Over Southern Miss

With two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning of a tie game, the No. 9 Mississippi State baseball program capitalized on the third error of the game by No. 21 Southern Miss, as sophomore Tanner Allen sent the Dudy Noble Field faithful home happy with a walk-off RBI double that scored classmate Jor

Southern Miss Downs LA Tech, 74-70

The Lady Eagles toppled the Lady Techsters of LA Tech, 74-70 on Saturday afternoon in Reed Green Coliseum. Southern Miss was led by Shonte Hailes, who recorded a new career-high against the Lady Techsters.

Ole Miss Baseball Drops Heartbreaker in Slugfest at Tulane

When Thomas Dillard's second home run of the day landed in the parking lot beyond the right field wall at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium, it looked as though Ole Miss baseball had clinched the series. But at the end of a wild 13-12 affair, Tulane emerged victorious on a walk-off home run.

Golden Eagles’ Six-Game Win Streak Snapped in Overtime versus UAB

Lewis Sullivan's heave from the deep wing banked in with less than seven seconds left in regulation, and UAB made all its shots down the overtime stretch to defeat Southern Miss, 76-72, on Saturday afternoon.

Mississippi State Homers Three Times to Beat Southern Miss 8-1 Saturday

No. 9 Mississippi State hit three home runs, including two from Dustin Skelton, to defeat No. 21 Southern Miss 8-1 here Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field.

Southern Miss Blanks Mississippi State in Extra Innings 1-0 on Friday

Pinch hitter Charlie Fischer drove home the game’s lone run in helping support a strong pitching performance by both Walker Powell and Ryan Och in leading No. 21 Southern Miss to a 1-0, 10-inning victory over No. 9 Mississippi State Friday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field.

Mississippi State Baseball Announces Schedule Change for Southern Miss Opener

With the threat of inclement weather in the forecast, the Mississippi State baseball program has announced that the series opener versus Southern Miss on Friday (Feb. 22) will now start at 2 p.m. at Dudy Noble Field.

Rain forces cancellation of USM-Troy baseball game at Trustmark Park

There has been no makeup date announced for this contest at this time.

Southern Miss Softball Drops Sunday Contest to #16 Baylor, 4-3

The Southern Miss softball team (7-4) dropped their final game of the Getterman Classic to #16 Baylor by a final score of 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.

Southern Miss Completes Sweep of Purdue with 16-7 Sunday Victory

Matt Wallner collected two hits and drove in a career-high tying five runs to lead Southern Miss to a 16-7 victory at Pete Taylor Park/Hill Denson Field, Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of visiting Purdue.

USM Softball Splits with Sam Houston State in Day Two of the Getterman Classic

The Southern Miss softball team (7-3) split day two of the Getterman Classic with Sam Houston State (4-5).

Conference USA Men’s Basketball’s Final Four Bonus Play Games Announced

Conference USA has announced its final pairings for each men's basketball team's final four games based on its pod seeding.

WBB Topples UTEP in Last-Second Victory

The Lady Eagles leave Texas with another win under their belt, this time against UTEP. Southern Miss had Alarie Mayze to thank for clinching the defeat of the Miners, as well as a season-best performance from Amber Landing.`

Southern Miss Pitches Past Purdue 4-2 Saturday Afternoon

Stevie Powers and Cody Carroll combined on a three-hitter as Southern Miss came back against Purdue for a second consecutive day, taking a 4-2 Saturday evening at Pete Taylor Park.

Southern Miss Blows Past UTEP for Sixth-Straight Win

The Southern Miss men's basketball team raced out to a 54-12 halftime lead and never looked back for a 77-47 win over visiting UTEP on Saturday afternoon. The Golden Eagles, currently third in Conference USA, now await the dates and opponents for their final four regular-season games, per the league

Southern Miss Pushes Up Purdue Finale to Beat Inclement Weather

The Southern Miss baseball game versus Purdue scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 17, has been pushed up to a 10:30 a.m. start time.

Southern Miss Wins Extra-Inning Season Opener 7-6 over Purdue Friday at Pete Taylor Park

Matt Guidry singled through the right side, driving in Brant Blaylock with the game-winning run, in lifting No. 21 Southern Miss to a 7-6, 10-inning season-opening victory over Purdue Friday evening at Pete Taylor Park.

Southern Miss Softball Continues Dominance in Day Two of the Black and Gold Invitational

After starting the 2019 season off 2-0 in day one of the Black and Gold Invitational, the Golden Eagles continued their dominance in day two by picking up two more wins. Southern Miss defeated Tennessee Tech 8-6 in their first game of the day and then took down Houston Baptist 9-1 in the final game

Golden Eagles Secure Overtime Win over LA Tech, 73-71

It took every ounce of energy on the floor, as well as amongst the season-high 4,587 fans in attendance, to will Southern Miss to its fourth consecutive win and seventh victory over its last nine games as it defeated Louisiana Tech 73-71 in overtime on Saturday.

Lady Eagles Fall to LA Tech on the Road

The Lady Eagles started the game off on the right foot against LA Tech, but ultimately fell to the Lady Techsters, 106-85.

Southern Miss Baseball Fan Day Set for Saturday at Pete Taylor Park

The Southern Miss Department of Athletics will hold its annual Baseball Fan Day, Saturday, Feb. 8. Fans of all ages are invited out to meet the teams and take part in an exciting day that also includes a Men's Basketball home game in Reed Green Coliseum.

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: Athletes around metro sign national letters of intent to play college football

Wednesday is National Signing Day and college football teams across the country are hoping to complete their 2019 recruiting class.

Art Briles ‘not a candidate’ for position in USM football program

Former Baylor head coach Art Briles will not be joining the University of Southern Mississippi football program.

Art Briles interviews for OC job at Southern Miss

Former Baylor head football coach Art Briles has interviewed for the vacant offensive coordinator position at the University of Southern Mississippi.

Cortez Edwards, Golden Eagles Edge FAU for Third-Straight Win

Senior Cortez Edwards, a native of Kissimmee, Fla., scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half to help Southern Miss to a nail-biting, 74-72 win at Florida Atlantic on Saturday afternoon.

Golden Eagles Blow Past Marshall, 101-51

Southern Miss led Marshall, the defending Conference USA champions, 48-31 at the half. It was good, but nothing to boast about yet.

Lady Eagles Finish Strong at Marshall

The Lady Eagles finished on top at Marshall, coming away with another conference win against the Thundering Herd to the tune of 64-52 in Henderson Center.

Southern Miss Baseball Adds Two Players for 2020 Season

Southern Miss baseball coach Scott Berry announced Friday the additions of two more players for the 2020 season including infielder Jake Holifield (Semmes, Ala.) right-hander pitcher Tyler Lantz (Collinsville, Miss.).

Leonard Harper-Baker’s Career Night Not Enough Against WKU

Leonard Harper-Baker recorded career-highs of 18 points and 15 rebounds, the latter being the most by a Golden Eagle since Jonathan Mills in 2013, but WKU’s 34-21 halftime lead was too much for Southern Miss to overcome in a 66-63 defeat Thursday night.

Southern Miss Picked to Win 2019 C-USA Baseball Title as Four Players Named to Preseason Team

Conference USA has announced its 2019 preseason baseball awards, as chosen by the league’s 12 head coaches. Southern Miss junior outfielder/pitcher Matt Wallner has been chosen as the preseason Player of the Year for the second straight season, while Rice junior right-hander Matt Canterino was name

Southern Miss Falls at Old Dominion

It was a game of runs in the first half, but Old Dominion built a 40-29 lead at the break and maintained control throughout for a 78-60 win over Southern Miss on Saturday. Eight of the Golden Eagles' last 10 games have been on the road, beginning Dec. 15 at Wichita State.

Southern Miss never trails in 77-70 win over Middle Tennessee

It was home-cooking for the Golden Eagle men’s basketball team as it played in Reed Green Coliseum for the first time in 30 days. Tyree Griffin scored 21 points and added seven assists to help the Black and Gold to a 77-70 win over Middle Tennessee on Thursday night.

Caracci, Wallner named preseason first team All-Americans

Mangum named third team All-American by Perfect Game

Mean Green edge Golden Eagles in final seconds, 65-62

North Texas entered Saturday as winners of 19 of their previous 21, as well as votes in each of the major polls, and it utilized its home-court advantage to steal the lead in the final minute from Southern Miss, 65-62.

Southern Miss falls to North Texas

The Lady Eagles of Southern Miss women’s basketball fell 62-48 to North Texas on Saturday afternoon in Reed Green Coliseum.

  Southern Miss signs 19, including NW Rankin’s Baker

Other local signees include Willis, Wright, and Bozeman

K-State uses big second-half run to beat Southern Miss 55-51

Golden Eagles led by 12 at the half

LIVE UPDATES: Commits, flips and more: What to expect on Early Signing Day in Mississippi

With the day finally here, the dreams of playing college football are about to become a reality for many high school athletes.

Southern Miss to lose Marshall from football schedule

Marshall rotating off Southern Miss football schedule

USM football gets 4 JuCo commitments

Southern Miss adds highly-regarded Tennessee QB to football commitment list.

NFL running back will walk at USM graduation

Jalen Richard asks for, then receives permission to walk at graduation

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.

Watkins, Turner earn first team All-CUSA

13 more USM players earn all-conference honors

USM president announces AD’s resignation

Southern MIss is looking for a new athletic director

Mississippi State to play Iowa in Outback Bowl

Mississippi State will be playing in a bowl game for a 9th straight season, a program record, in their first season under head coach Joe Moorhead. Iowa finished in a tie for 2nd in the Big Ten West Division.

North Carolina: Fedora out as football coach after 7 seasons

Former Southern Miss coach led Tar Heels to 2-9 record this season

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.

Brown, Simmons headline Conerly nominees

Ole Miss' Brown looking to become third two-time winner

Southern Miss shocks La. Tech in 4th quarter

Southern Miss scores late, runs last 3:54 of game off clock to stun Louisiana Tech.

Mullens earns second start with 49ers

USM grad will start at QB Monday night vs. Giants

USM’s Mullens shines in NFL debut

Throws 3 touchdown passes in 49ers' win over Raiders

Jay Hopson weekly press conference

Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson held his weekly news conference at the Duff Athletic Center, Monday, as the Golden Eagles get ready to play host to Marshall for a Conference USA tilt in its annual Military Appreciation Day.

Foggie’s interception return clears way for Charlotte, 20-17

Juwan Foggie returned an interception 79 yards for a touchdown and Jonathan Cruz booted two field goals as Charlotte edged Southern Mississippi 20-17 on Saturday.

Golden Eagles make corrections on homecoming, control own destiny for C-USA West title

With only one loss in league play, and UAB beating North Texas Saturday, USM can win division outright if they run the table.

Abraham leads Southern Mississippi past UTSA 27-17

Jack Abraham threw for one touchdown and ran for another to lead Southern Mississippi to a 27-17 win over UTSA on Saturday night.

Southern Miss gets victory on homecoming

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

Former USM standout sets Falcons’ rookie record

Former USM standout Ito Smith set an Atlanta Falcons' rookie record by scoring a touchdown in his third consecutive game.