Football

National Champions LSU football will visit the White House

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

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

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

Tua Tagovailoa announces he’s entering the NFL Draft

  Third quarter disaster shuts down USM in Armed Force Bowl

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  MONGRUE: New year, new coach

REPORT: MSU mulling over Moorhead’s future

President Trump congratulates Coach O on victory over Oklahoma

MSU slips after early lead, Louisville wins Music City Bowl

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

  Business trip for Mississippi State

  Abraham’s growth benefiting USM

It was not that long ago that there was some question on who would be Southern Miss’ starting quarterback.

  Alcorn State falls again to North Carolina A&T in Celebration Bowl

After combining for 46 points in the Celebration Bowl last season, North Carolina A&T and Alcorn State eclipsed that mark in the third quarter alone,

  USM excited to renew rivalry with Tulane

After missing out on a bowl appearance last season despite having the necessary six wins, the Southern Miss football team is just happy to be practicing in December again.

Man who bet on Burrow to win Heisman gives back to LSU superfan

LSU fan Matt Porter won big Saturday night when Joe Burrow won the Heisman trophy. Now Porter will be donating some of his winnings to a worthy cause.

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in historic fashion

USM hoops falls at home to North Florida, 72-69

Rebels tab Lebby as new offensive coordinator

Ealy picks up Freshman All-SEC honors

Mississippi State to face Louisville in Music City Bowl

Southern Miss accepts Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl invite

LSU claims No. 1 ranking in College Football Playoff

LSU is ranked No. 1 by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee after crushing Georgia, 37-10, in the SEC championship game.

SEC CHAMPS: No. 2 LSU crushes No. 4 Georgia in SEC championship game

No. 2 LSU dominated No. 4 Georgia in all three phases of the game to crush the Bulldogs in the SEC championship game.

  SOURCES: Ole Miss to hire Kiffin as next head coach

Sources have told WLBT that Lane Kiffin has reached an agreement to become the 38th head coach at Ole Miss.

LSU, Georgia make final preps before SEC championship

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and Georgia head coach Kirby Smart met with sports journalists Friday afternoon for their final comments before the teams battle each other in the SEC championship game.

  Harper leading Alcorn offense to new heights

Felix Harper prepares to add to his legend with a SWAC championship

  Rodriguez: “I want to be a head coach again”

Longtime head coach and current Ole Miss OC ready to answer any team's call

  Harper, McNair earn SWAC honors

The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced its 2019 postseason awards, and junior Felix Harper from the Alcorn State University football program was named Offensive Player of the Year, and Fred McNair won Coach of the Year.

Hampton named SWAC Defensive Player of the Year

Sophomore linebacker Keonte Hampton was voted the SWAC Defensive Player of the Year and is a SWAC First-Team selection.

  MSU’s Hill takes home 2019 Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State’s running back Kylin Hill has won the C Spire Conerly Trophy for 2019. Hill a junior from Columbus, MS led the conference in total rushing yards, yards per game and yards after contact while helping his team become bowl eligible. He totaled 1,347 yards and averaged 5.7 yards per ca

Ole Miss AD: Lack of support around program led to Luke’s firing

Ole Miss is looking toward the future after the departure of head football coach Matt Luke.

SEC fines Auburn $250K for fans rushing field after Iron Bowl

A note from the SEC says member universities of the SEC unanimously approved the policy which requires fines to be applied.

MONGRUE: Player support not enough to save Luke

Luke had the support of his players, but was not able to do enough in a results-oriented business

LSU holds firm to No. 1 in Garland Gillen’s AP rankings

Tigers are also No. 1 in the national AP poll

Former Auburn quarterback, Heisman winner Pat Sullivan dies

Auburn football legend Pat Sullivan has died at the age of 69.

Joe ’Burreaux’ sets more records as No. 2 LSU dominates Texas A&M

No. 2 LSU scored four first half touchdowns on its way to annihilating Texas A&M on another record-breaking night for quarterback Joe “Burreaux.”

  MONGRUE: Another wild chapter in Egg Bowl lore

The state's finest rivalry continues to captivate the masses

House divided couple creates Egg Bowl rivalry tree tradition

Pearl couple creates friendly bet tied to Egg Bowl outcome.

Joe Burrow graces cover of Sports Illustrated

LSU starting quarterback Joe Burrow graces the cover of Sports Illustrated.

SEC WEST CHAMPS: No. 1 LSU routs Arkansas to win Battle for the Golden Boot

No. 1 LSU was explosive in both the air and ground game, while the defense was flying around all night against Arkansas, as the Tigers won the SEC West and the Battle for the Golden Boot on Saturday.

Watch! Tua Tagovailoa arrive at Bryant-Denny Stadium

There was nothing but love from Alabama fans Saturday afternoon

LSU maintains No. 1 spot in latest College Football Playoff rankings

For the second week in a row, LSU sits atop the College Football Playoff rankings.

Bama QB Tua Tagovailoa’s hip surgery successful, expected to make full recovery

Tua Tagovailoa suffered a serious hip injury against Mississippi State during Saturday's football game.

USM pulls away from UTSA, 36-17, to win 3rd straight game

The University of Southern Mississippi pulled away to a 36-17 win at the University of Texas-San Antonio.

  Ole Miss, State fans remain optimistic despite tough weekend challenges

Ole Miss will host the top-ranked LSU Tigers in Oxford, while the Mississippi State Bulldogs welcome number 4 Alabama to Starkville.

  Top-ranked Tigers strike no fear in Ole Miss

The final game of the 2019 season in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium will hold more significance than usual for the Ole Miss football team.

  Finally healthy, Stevens eyes strong finish

Tommy Stevens has only been on the Mississippi State campus for six months, but in that short time, he has gone through the gambit.

LSU moves up to No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings after beating Bama

Alabama drops to No. 5 after losing to LSU

2 JSU linebackers arrested for robbery

Two Jackson State football players were arrested Monday on robbery charges.

SEC Nation coming to Oxford for Ole Miss-LSU

The popular SEC Network show’s crew will be live in The Grove ahead of Ole Miss vs top-ranked LSU on Saturday.

Tigers welcomed back to Baton Rouge with cheers, applause after win over Alabama

The LSU football team was greeted by loved ones and fans upon their return to Baton Rouge Saturday, Nov. 9 after defeating Alabama.

President Trump will attend Alabama-LSU game

President Trump officially confirmed during a rally in Monroe, La. Wednesday evening that he’ll be attending the Alabama/LSU game in Tuscaloosa on Saturday afternoon.

CUSA’s top defense has USM working overtime

It is a tight race for the West division crown in Conference USA and the Southern Miss football team is right in the thick of it.

Hill named SEC Player of the Week

Highlighted by runs of 62, 58 and 37 yards, Mississippi State junior running back Kylin Hill ran for a career-high 234 yards and three touchdowns in the Bulldogs’ 54-24 win at Arkansas, and on Monday was named the SEC Offensive Player of the Week.

  MONGRUE: Tigers earning their stripes

Things are looking up as Jackson State pushed its winning streak up to three games.

Tisdale leaves Ole Miss

The logjam at quarterback just got a little bit thinner at Ole Miss.

NCAA board approves athlete compensation for image, likeness

The board voted unanimously on Tuesday to clear the way for the amateur athletes to “benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness.”

Anderson blocks field goal, JSU beats Prairie View in OT

Holding on to a three-point lead in the second overtime against Prairie View A&M, C.J. Anderson became the latest hero for Jackson State. The senior defensive tackle came through with a blocked field goal to secure a 38-35 win over the Panthers for JSU’s second SWAC victory of the season.

  MONGRUE: Two quarterbacks, no rhythm

The Corral-Plumlee offense gets off to a rocky start

JSU tabbing Casey as starting quarterback

JSU coach John Hendrick going with a true freshman against MVSU

USM passing offense ranked 6th in NCAA

“Chemistry” was the word Southern Miss offensive coordinator Buster Faulkner used at Media Day when asked what it takes to have success on offense.

MONGRUE: It’s all coming down to The Egg Bowl, isn’t it?

What could be at stake when Ole Miss and MSU meet on Thanksgiving night?

  MONGRUE: Golden Eagles put CUSA on notice

With an emphatic win over North Texas, Southern Miss has thrust itself into the conference spotlight

  Hendrick paying more attention to defense

John Hendrick’s calling card has always been tough defense, especially up front and in the trenches. So it’s safe to say that he has been none too pleased with how is Jackson State defense has performed as of late.

  Plumlee excelling in trial by fire

The plan was for John Rhys Plumlee never to take a meaningful snap in the 2019 season. That plan has changed.

  Rebel defense reeling following Bama debacle

Ole Miss is searching for answers after lopsided loss

  USM’s high-flying offense heads into bye week

With as grueling as navigating through a football schedule can be, there probably is never much complaining when a bye week comes around. Southern Miss, however, may be an exception.

Alcorn State pulls away from Mississippi Valley State, 45-19

Felix Harper threw six touchdown passes, three of them to LeCharles Pringle, and Alcorn State won its second straight Southwestern Athletic Conference game, rolling past Mississippi Valley State for the seventh straight year, 45-19 on Saturday night.

Corral still in pain, Plumlee taking first reps in practice as Bama approaches

Still reeling after losing to California by a matter of inches, the Ole Miss Rebels somehow must regroup with a trip to second-ranked Alabama now staring them in the face

Refusing to go down, Hill leads Bulldogs to Auburn

No matter what stands in his way, Kylin Hill keeps on running.

Bulldogs’ Shrader named SEC Freshman of the Week

When the Mississippi State Bulldogs travel to Auburn to face the 7th ranked team in the nation, your guess is as good as mine on who’ll start at Quarterback for the Bulldogs.

Rebels move past Cal loss with trip to Bama

The big game in Tuscaloosa this weekend features the Ole Miss Rebels traveling to the second-ranked Crimson Tide of Alabama.

The versatile D.Q. Thomas leads USM in tackles

If there’s one thing Jay Hopson knows well, it’s defense.The 27-year coaching veteran has seen a lot talented football players from stops at LSU, Florida and Michigan.His compliments of USM defensive back D.Q. Thomas can be considered high praise.

Alabama pounds Southern Miss, 49-7

Alabama downs Southern Miss, 49-7.

USM survives shootout with Troy, 47-42

USM outlasts Troy in football.

  Hill seeks repeat performance against Kansas St.

Two weeks into the 2019 college football season, and things could not being going better for Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill.

  Stevens expects to play Saturday

Tommy Stevens is recovering from the upper-body injury and does expect to be under center when MSU welcomes Kansas State to Davis-Wade Stadium on Saturday.

  With Mosley out, USM running backs forced into spotlight

Early into the 2019 football season, the Southern Miss Golden were already faced with adversity.

  Stevens looks to build off of debut performance

The first test was passed for Tommy Stevens, but the Mississippi State senior quarterback is not satisfied.