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Mississippi-born Will Hall named Southern Miss head football coach

Will Hall was officially named USM’s 22nd head football coach on Wednesday.

No. 6 Mississippi State routs Jackson State 88-58

Friday’s USM-UTEP football game cancelled

LSU to host Bama Dec. 5; Ole Miss game to be rescheduled

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

Positive COVID-19 tests prompt cancelation of Ole Miss basketball classic, match vs. Memphis

No. 13 Georgia beats Mississippi State 31-24

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McCormick scores twice, leads UTSA over Southern Miss 23-20

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

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

Gamecocks fire Will Muschamp; Bobo named interim head coach

Big night for Corral, Ole Miss outlasts South Carolina 59-42

Western Kentucky scores early, holds off Southern Miss 10-7

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.

Perkins rushes for 3 TDs as Southern Miss rallies, 24-13

North Alabama caps its COVID-shortened season Nov. 21 with a 1,681-mile road trip to face BYU in Provo, Utah.

Mississippi State ekes past short-handed Vanderbilt 24-17

Vanderbilt had 478 yards of total offense, more than twice Mississippi State’s total, but ultimately couldn’t overcome its turnover woes.

Deion Sanders’ son commits to Jackson State

Shedeur Sanders announced his commitment to Jackson State University via Twitter on Friday.

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

MSU blanked by Alabama

Corral and Moore set records as Ole Miss rolls Vanderbilt

Raptors rookie, Miss. native, charged with assaulting woman in NYC

Leach: 3 Miss. State players depart, RB Hill possibly next

SEC fines Lane Kiffin over officiating complaints

Former NBA star Monta Ellis donates $60K to JSU band

The school announced Ellis donated $60,000 to the Jackson State marching band.

Liberty Flames torch Golden Eagles, 56-35

The University of Southern Mississippi dropped a 56-35 decision Saturday afternoon at undefeated Liberty University.

Nix finds Williams for game winner as Auburn tops Ole Miss

Auburn rallied from a 28-27 deficit on its final offensive series, covering 80 yards in six plays.

NCAA punishes Jackson State over recruiting violations

The NCAA handed down several penalties to Jackson State Athletics on Friday.

Tim Billings handed keys to Southern Miss vessel

Tim Billings made a good point after USM’s Wednesday practice.He might very well be the answer to a trivia question some time down the road. Which school had three different head coaches in 2020? Southern Miss.

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.

No. 11 Texas A&M beats Mississippi State 28-14

Texas A&M led 14-0 at the half and had 325 yards of total offense in the game.

Arkansas forces seven turnovers, beats Ole Miss 33-21

Feleipe Franks threw for 244 yards and a touchdown pass to lead Arkansas. Hudson Clark had three interceptions.

USM-UTEP game postponed due to COVID-19

The Golden Eagles were expected to play against the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP).

First SEC football game postponed due to COVID-19

The first Southeastern Conference football game for the 2020 season has been postponed due to COVID-19.

No. 2 Alabama beats Ole Miss 63-48 in record SEC outburst

After another Ole Miss field goal, Alabama recovered an onside kick and Harris busted a 39-yard touchdown run moments later to seal it.

Kentucky intercepts 6 passes to beat Mississippi State 24-2

Terry Wilson threw a second-quarter touchdown, and Chris Rodriguez rushed for another after the first of six interceptions that helped Kentucky beat Mississippi State 24-2 on Saturday night.

Saturday’s Missouri vs. No. 16 LSU game moved to Faurot Field due to Hurricane Delta

LSU officials have announced the Missouri vs. No. 16 LSU football game has been moved from Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge to Faurot Field at Memorial Stadium in Columbia, Mo. due to Hurricane Delta.

  JSU Athletic Director talks Deion Sanders and what’s next for the football team

NFL great Deion Sanders is the new head coach at Jackson State.

Gore tops 100 yards, Southern Miss beats North Texas 41-31

Frank Gore Jr. ran for 130 yards, Jack Abraham threw for a pair of scores and Southern Mississippi beat North Texas 41-31 on Saturday night.

Gore tops 100 yards, Southern Miss beats North Texas 41-31

Gore’s effort was the first 100-yard rushing day for the Golden Eagles' since De’Michael Harris did it on Nov. 16 2019.

Mississippi State falls to Arkansas 21-14

Arkansas snaps 20-game SEC skid, 21-14 vs. Mississippi St.

Ole Miss edges Kentucky 42-41 in OT for Kiffin’s first win

Corral hit Moore two plays later and Logan easily converted the PAT to give Lane Kiffin his first win with the Rebels and spark a wild celebration.

JSU season tickets draw big crowd

Season tickets for Jackson State’s Spring 2021 football season are on sale and a hot commodity.

Bulldogs enter rankings after historic win

After defeating defending national champion No. 6 LSU on Saturday, Mississippi State made its debut in the 2020 national rankings a day later.

Costello’s 623 yards lead Miss. St. past No. 6 LSU, 44-34

New Mississippi State coach Mike Leach put his “Air Raid” offense in the hands of a transfer quarterback who showed up over the summer and the results were like nothing defending national champion LSU or the Southeastern Conference has ever seen.

No. 5 Florida beats Ole Miss 51-35 in Kiffin’s debut

The Rebels featured a completely new coaching staff as Lane Kiffin made his debut as the new head coach.

Tulane hands USM “embarassing” loss, 66-24

University of Southern Mississippi football coach Scotty Walden saw his Golden Eagles get run over by the Tulane Green Wave 66-24 Saturday at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

  SEC football returns with changes

SEC football is coming back but it won't look or feel quite the same.

Deion Sanders’ son gets offer from JSU

Shedeur Sanders, the son of new Jackson State head coach Deion Sanders, has an offer to go to JSU.

Ole Miss suspends baseball activities after positive COVID tests

Ole Miss is suspending baseball activities for several weeks.

  Hiring of NFL great Deion Sanders prompts talk of new stadium for JSU

Jackson City Councilman De’Keither Stamps says now that Jackson State has hired Deion Sanders to coach the JSU tigers, the team and fans need a bigger and better stadium to play in.

  NFL legends deny reported addition to JSU coaching staff

Deion Sanders says his coaching staff has been in place for weeks, but neither he nor the school is ready to confirm anyone on that staff.

  ‘Equality': Coach Prime aims to level HBCU playing field as JSU head coach

After a big day Monday, “Coach Prime” is ready to go to work.

  ‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

Jackson State University is introducing NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders as their new head football coach Monday morning.

  Fans excited as NFL legend Deion Sanders prepares to accept coaching position at JSU

As the Tigers wait for an official announcement about the new head coaching job, Brown says he’ll keep his lucky socks on until then and pray it is Sanders.

Mississippi State preparing for new-look LSU in opener

The Tigers have a new passing game coordinator and a new defensive coordinator after Joe Brady and Dave Aranda left for new positions after last season.

Ole Miss still in quarterback battle

Ole Miss is now less than a week from a tough opener against Florida.

PRIME TIME IN JACKSON: Deion Sanders hired as JSU head coach

Introduction set for Tuesday

Deion Sanders posts photos with JSU President, Athletic Director

JSU will hold a press conference on Monday morning to announce the new coach.

USM drops tough 31-30 decision to Louisiana Tech

University of Southern Mississippi receiver Tim Jones, who had eight catches for a career-high 160 yards, posted his first, multi-touchdown game Saturday, but it wasn't enough as the Golden Eagles fell 31-30 to Louisiana Tech University .

Will Deion Sanders be the next coach at Jackson State?

Thursday afternoon, outlet HBCU Sports reported NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders was on tap to become the next head coach.

Miss. colleges team up for ‘Stronger Together’ campaign

Mississippi’s college athletic programs are making an effort to stay united.

Underdog Jaguars take down Golden Eagles, 32-21

The University of Southern Mississippi surrendered more than 500 yards and 30 points in a 32-21 season-opening loss to visiting University of South Alabama.

USM police working to make first football game in COVID era safe

Because of the pandemic, only 9,000 fans are allowed to attend the game.

Head coach John Hendrick done at Jackson State

Jackson State Athletics announced head football coach John Hendrick’s contract will not be renewed.

  Ole Miss football team protesting police brutality in front of Confederate monument

The Ole Miss football team gathered in The Square in Oxford on Friday morning to protest police brutality.

MSU football team skips practice to protest racial injustice

Mississippi State’s football team skipped practice on Thursday in protest of racial injustice.

Egg Bowl set for Nov. 28 in revised SEC schedule

Conference announces new 10-game schedule for upcoming season

SEC releases new 2020 football schedule

The Southeastern Conference is releasing their revised 2020 football schedule Monday.

SEC releases updated 2020 football schedule

The Southeastern Conference announced its 2020 football schedule Friday.

MSU mourns loss of former football student-athlete and Coach D.J. Looney

The 31 year old died suddenly after collapsing at a team practice Saturday morning at Cajun Field in Lafayette where he served as a an assistant offensive line coach for the Ragin’ Cajuns.

UL assistant football coach dies after suffering heart attack at team workout Saturday

The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Department of Athletics mourns the sudden loss of Louisiana Football assistant coach D.J. Looney

Ole Miss linebacker arrested for sexual battery

Police arrested the player on a warrant for sexual battery.

SWAC postpones fall sports to spring 2021

Schools effected in Mississippi are Jackson State University, Alcorn State University and Mississippi Valley State University.

SEC will honor scholarships if student-athletes opt-out of season

The Southeastern Conference announced Friday that student-athletes will not be punished if they do not want to compete in sports this fall.

SEC to make decision on football season in late-July

The Southeastern Conference’s Athletics Directors met on Monday at the SEC Office in Birmingham to discuss SEC and college athletics issues.

  Mississippi’s athletic directors, head coaches join forces in support of new state flag

Athletic directors and coaches from eight of Mississippi’s public universities are all taking a stand against the state flag.

  Attorney: ‘Don’t play another down until the flag comes down'

Community leaders called on the powers that be to change the flag, finally and for good.

Miss. State RB Hill: ‘Change the flag or I won’t be representing this State anymore’

In a response to Tate Reeves, Hill calls on the Governor to change the flag.

C-USA bars postseason play in Miss. over state flag

C-USA Commissioner Judy MacLeod released a statement Monday morning announcing the conference’s policy.

NCAA bans Mississippi from holding any championships over state flag

The NCAA Board of Governors is banning any NCAA championship events from being held in Mississippi.

UF President Fuchs releases statement addressing racism on campus, ‘Gator Bait’ cheer not allowed

The popular “Gator Bait” cheer at sporting events will no longer be allowed, which Fuchs says has racist imagery associated with it, historically.