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Jackson State football game postponed over COVID protocols

The game was originally slated for Saturday, but is being pushed back due to positive tests within the MVSU program.

  Alcorn State opts out of 2021 football season

REPORT: Alcorn State to opt out of 2021 spring football season

EA Sports confirms return of college football game

JSU men beat MVSU by 50 points

Hinds CC Athletic Director, longtime football coach retires

Jackson State football on pause due to COVID-19

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REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

SWAC tabs JSU’s Hampton as Preseason Defensive Player of the Year

Harper named SWAC Preseason Offensive Player of the Year

Star MSU LB headed to NFL Draft

  JSU football players report to campus for spring season

Ole Miss takes down No. 7 Indiana in Outback Bowl

MSU athletics director releases statement on Armed Forces Bowl brawl

Cohen says fighting is 'inexcusable.'

Ole Miss has landed in Tampa, ready for the Outback Bowl

Ole Miss lands in Tampa for the Outback Bowl.

Mississippi State wins Armed Forces Bowl, fight breaks out

Mississippi State wins Armed Forces Bowl,

Mississippi State to take on Tulsa in Armed Forces Bowl

The game will be played at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas, at 11 a.m. CT. It will be televised on ESPN.

Ole Miss accepts invitation to Outback Bowl

  Deion Smith holds firm, signs with LSU

Historic first signing class for Deion Sanders at JSU

A ‘Merry Flipmas’ for Ole Miss

Leach and MSU bring in 19 players

Alcorn State closes Early Signing Day with three players

  Brandon Buckhaulter signs with Ole Miss

The senior finished up his last day of finals and is ready to get to work under head coach Lane Kiffin in January.

Jackson State has best rated Signing Day class in FCS

Head Coach Deion Sanders wasted no time putting together his squad in Jackson.

Could Jackson get a college football bowl game?

Lumumba challenges Visit Jackson to pursue college football bowl game.

Sanders, JSU pick up three more commitments ahead of early signing day

With the early signing period right around the corner, Sunday was a big step for Jackson State and new head coach Deion Sanders

USM’s new football coach reveals 1st staff assistants

Cody Kennedy was announced as the University of Southern Mississippi's new offensive line coach. He also will serve as run game coordinator for recently-hired head coach Will Hall.

UPDATE: Funeral arrangements announced for former Alabama head coach Ray Perkins

Perkins coached at the University of Alabama from 1983 to 1986.

USM football team saves best for last, tops FAU 45-31

The University of Southern Mississippi knocked off Florida Atlantic University, 45-31, Thursday night at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

JSU’s Coach Sanders announces coaching staff

The staff includes a unique blend of coaches at the NFL, intercollegiate, and prep levels.

Mississippi-born Will Hall named Southern Miss head football coach

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

Ole Miss cancels football practice over positive COVID testing

Ole Miss called off Wednesday’s football practice over positive COVID-19 tests within the program.

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

Golden Eagles, Bulldogs cancel events

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.

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.

Deion Sanders’ son commits to Jackson State

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

MSU blanked by Alabama

The Crimson Tide had a dominant defensive performance, handing new Bulldogs coach Mike Leach the first shutout of his college career.

Corral and Moore set records as Ole Miss rolls Vanderbilt

Elijah Moore had 14 catches for 238 yards and the Rebels beat Vanderbilt 54-21 to snap a three-game losing streak.

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.

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.

  ‘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.

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 .

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.

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 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.

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.

Southern Heritage Class canceled due to COVID-19

The event was scheduled to be held on September 10 - 12, 2020.

Alabama-transfer Shavers signs with Mississippi State

Mike Leach has added Alabama graduate transfer Tyrell Shavers, a former unanimous four-star wide receiver from Lewisville, Texas, to Mississippi State

LSU Board of Supervisors approves 6-year, $42M contract for Ed Orgeron

The LSU Board of Supervisors voted to approve contracts for LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron and newly-hired defensive coordinator Bo Pelini Friday, March 6.

Ex-JSU coach was paid $170k in settlement after firing

Former Jackson State University head football coach Harold Jackson reached a settlement with the Institute of Higher Learning.

Kiffin, Ole Miss add three on signing day

Ole Miss football added three more prospects to its 2020 recruiting class, head coach Lane Kiffin announced Wednesday during the February signing period.

Leach puts period on first signing class at MSU

New Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach and his staff put the finishing touches on the Bulldogs’ 2020 signing class Wednesday.

Miss. House of Reps honors Alcorn State football team

The Mississippi House of Representatives honored the Alcorn State football team during a session.

After LSU fan starts GoFundMe to buy Clemson mascot new outfit, money raised will be used to save wild tigers worldwide

After an LSU fan started a GoFundMe to replace a unsightly Clemson mascot, it was revealed the money raised will actually be used to save tigers worldwide and increase wild tiger populations by 2022.

  President Trump congratulates LSU’s football team on national title during White House visit

The LSU Tigers met President Donald Trump as part of the team’s victory celebration at the White House on Friday, Jan. 17.

National Champions LSU football will visit the White House

A White House official confirms that the LSU football team will be visiting the White House on Friday, Jan. 17.

Ed Orgeron, coaching staff to earn big payday for LSU’s national championship victory

In addition to winning the hearts of fans, LSU’s coaching staff will receive financial bonuses for leading the Tigers to a national championship victory.

  President Trump and the First Lady attend the College Football Playoff Championship

Trump flew to Louisiana for Monday's night's game at the Superdome in New Orleans, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump.

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson narrates final LSU hype video ahead of national championship

Former WWE world heavyweight champion and Hollywood star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson narrated the video.

Tua Tagovailoa announces he’s entering the NFL Draft

Tua Tagovailoa made the announcement Monday morning at a press conference at the Mal Moore Athletic Facility.

  Third quarter disaster shuts down USM in Armed Force Bowl

Justin McMillan threw three touchdown passes in the third quarter as Tulane rallied for a 30-13 win while renewing a rivalry against Southern Mississippi in the Armed Forces Bowl on Saturday.

  MONGRUE: New year, new coach

John Cohen is making a pitching change with his football coaches

REPORT: MSU mulling over Moorhead’s future

Multiple reports surfaced on Thursday evening that MSU Athletic Director John Cohen is considering parting ways with Joe Moorhead.

President Trump congratulates Coach O on victory over Oklahoma

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron confirms that President Donald Trump called him to congratulate the Tigers on their victory over Oklahoma.

MSU slips after early lead, Louisville wins Music City Bowl

Mississippi State dropped a 38-28 decision to Louisville on Monday in the Music City Bowl.

Shrader injured in practice, Stevens to start in Music City Bowl

The adventures at quarterback for Mississippi State this season took another abrupt turn.