Southern Miss

  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.

USM to host 2022 CUSA baseball tournament

USM football to begin voluntary workouts Monday

Brett Favre named in Miss. DHS audit report

USM’s Watkins picked by Eagles

Lady Hilltoppers take down USM, 81-65

USM football staff seeing some shuffling

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Malone’s career-high leads USM to first CUSA win

La. Tech blasts Southern Miss again, 78-50

  Third quarter disaster shuts down USM in Armed Force Bowl

  Abraham’s growth benefiting USM

Son of NFL great signs with Southern Miss football

  USM excited to renew rivalry with Tulane

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

The University of Southern Mississippi falls at home to the University of North Florida Saturday at Reed Green Coliseum.

Southern Miss accepts Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl invite

The Southern Miss football program on Sunday announced it has accepted an invitation to participate in the 17th Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas.

Robison with 3 TDs leads FAU past Southern Mississippi 34-17

Chris Robison threw for three touchdowns as Florida Atlantic beat Southern Mississippi 34-17 on Saturday to clinch the Conference USA East Division title.

W. Kentucky beats Southern Miss 28-10

Ty Storey threw two touchdown passes, Jacquez Sloan ran for a score and Western Kentucky cashed in on turnovers to beat Southern Mississippi 28-10 on Saturday.

USM women take down Ole Miss in defensive affair

Southern Miss comes up short at North Florida

Southern Miss stymies UAB 37-2

CUSA’s top defense has USM working overtime

Lady Eagles open season with 77-47 win over Carey

Perkins, Southern Miss lead way in 20-6 victory

Southern Miss falls to La. Tech, 45-30

Southern Miss fell to Louisiana. Tech 45-30. The Golden Eagles drop to (4-3, 2-1) in C-USA play.

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: Golden Eagles put CUSA on notice

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

Golden Eagles soar past North Texas, 45-27

The Golden Eagles gave the home crowd plenty to cheer about on homecoming night with a 45-27 win over North Texas.

  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.

Abraham leads Southern Mississippi past UTEP 31-13

Jack Abraham passed for 351 yards and three touchdowns and Southern Mississippi rolled to a 31-13 victory over UTEP in a Conference USA opener on Saturday.

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.

Tagovailoa throws 5 TDs, No. 2 Alabama rolls over USM 49-7

Tua Tagovailoa passed for 293 yards and five touchdowns in just three quarters and No. 2 Alabama rolled to a 49-7 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday.

USM survives shootout with Troy, 47-42

USM outlasts Troy in football.

Adams helps Southern Miss hold on to beat Troy 47-42

Jaylond Adams returned a kickoff 100 yards to help Southern Mississippi thwart Troy’s come-back bid and secure a 47-42 victory on Saturday.

  Watkins to make 2019 debut against Troy

Reinforcements are coming for the Southern Miss offense as last year’s leading receiver, Quez Watkins, is set to make season debut this weekend when the Golden Eagles take on Troy.

  With Mosley out, USM running backs forced into spotlight

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

Adams with 2 returns, Southern Miss beats Alcorn St. 38-10

Noah Johnson threw for 143 yards for the Braves. Waller finished with 51 rushing yards.

USM releases 2019-20 men’s basketball schedule

The Jay Ladner era will officially begin with a home exhibition game against Mississippi College (Oct. 29), followed by the regular-season opener on Nov. 5 versus Delta State.

  Back to the basics for USM defense

There really is not many things that the Southern Miss defense can do better compared to a season ago. But the Golden Eagles are going to try.

Beer and wine sales coming to Southern Miss football games

Beginning with the Sept. 28 home contest against UTEP, fans 21 and older, with a valid government-issued ID, will be able to purchase beer and light wine at eight different locations within the stadium.

Faulkner bringing different approach to USM offense

After ranking at or near the bottom of Conference-USA in many offensive categories, the Golden Eagles tabbed Buster Faulkner to turn things around

Defense has big day during USM 1st scrimmage

The University of Southern Mississippi defense came up with four interceptions, a fumble recovery and six sacks at the Golden Eagles' first scrimmage of preseason practice.

Bassfield’s Racheem Boothe ready to lead USM defense

While Southern Miss continues fall camp with players competing for spots across the field, there’s no question who will lead the “Nasty Bunch” on defense.Linebacker Racheem Boothe returns for his junior season after four sacks and 48 tackles last year.

Southern Miss deep at wide receiver

Southern Miss first-year offensive coordinator Buster Faulkner joined the Golden Eagles at a peak time for the wide receiver group.Preseason All-Conference USA receiver Quez Watkins returns for his junior season after leading USM with 72 catches for 889 yards and nine touchdowns last season.

Cortez Edwards Signs With BBL’s Worcester Wolves

Cortez Edwards, one of the most versatile players in Southern Miss men’s basketball history, signed a professional contract with the Worcester Wolves of the British Basketball League.

  USM hosts All-Star Night at the Trademart

The event had live, music, games, and even bounce houses for the kids

  Southern Miss athletes visit patients at Blair E. Batson

Even Seymour, the Golden Eagle himself, made an appearance.

Southern Miss’ Hemby Named to Bronko Nagursky Trophy Watch List

Hemby, who was picked to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list yesterday and has also been chosen preseason All-Conference USA, paces a Golden Eagle defense as its top returning tackler from last season.

Southern Miss’ Trace Clopton on Rimington Trophy Preseason Watch List

The Rimington Trophy is presented annually to the most outstanding center in NCAA Division I College Football.

USM lands 5 on All-C-USA football squad

Conference USA honors five Golden Eagles with preseason football honors.

USM’s Wallner named 1st-team All-America

Southern Miss' Wallner named 1st-team All-America by Baseball America.

Matt Wallner drafted 39th overall by Twins in MLB Draft

University of Southern Mississippi outfielder Matt Wallner was drafted 39th overall in the 2019 MLB draft by the Minnesota Twins.

USM pummels ASU in Game 1 of NCAA Regional

The third-seeded University of Southern Mississippi (39-19) opened the Baton Rouge Regional with a bang Friday afternoon with a 15-3 win over second-seeded Arizona State University (37-18) at Alex Box Stadium.

NCAA Regionals: Where Ole Miss, Mississippi State, and Southern Miss will be playing

Ole Miss, Mississippi State, and Southern Miss all earned spots in different regionals, with Ole Miss and State each hosting.

Matt Wallner delivers 10th-inning game-winning home run to beat Rice in C-USA opener

Matt Wallner lined a two-run home run over the right-field fence, completing an improbable five-run rally over the final two innings Wednesday night as Southern Miss walked off a 6-4 victory in the opening round of the 2019 Conference USA Baseball Championship at MGM Park.

Matt Wallner named C-USA hitter of the week

A day after breaking the school career record for home runs, junior Matt Wallner (Forest Lake, Minn.) added another honor to his long list of accolades during his three years at Southern Miss.

Southern Miss falls in regular season-finale; Wallner becomes school home run leader

If a silver lining was to be found in Southern Miss’ weekend disappointment against UAB, the Golden Eagles now know exactly the postseason path they must travel.

Conference USA Tournament pairings set

Florida Atlantic won its second regular season Conference USA title in the past four years, making the Owls the No. 1 seed at The First 2019 C-USA Baseball Championship presented by Air Force Reserve, at MGM Park in Biloxi, Miss., May 22-26. Florida Atlantic (37-18 overall) won eight of its 10 confe

Southern Miss evens series with UAB with 10-5 Friday night victory

After a disappointing, extra-inning loss Thursday, Southern Miss bounced back Friday evening at Pete Taylor Park.

Southern Miss drops UAB opener in extra innings Thursday night

With a Conference USA regular-season championship on the line and postseason positioning at stake this weekend, Southern Miss stumbled its way Thursday night to a 3-2 loss in 10 innings to UAB.

Wendy Hogue resigns as Southern Miss Softball Coach

Southern Miss head softball coach Wendy Hogue resigned Friday after five years at the helm.

USM’s Abby Trahan named C-USA Pitcher of the Year

Southern Miss junior right-handed pitcher Abby Trahan has been named C-USA Pitcher of the Year, the league announced on Tuesday.

Cole Donaldson delivers game-winning single to defeat Florida Atlantic 8-7

Florida Atlantic won the Conference USA baseball battle this weekend at Pete Taylor Park, taking two games in the best-of-three series.

Walker Powell of Southern Miss wins C-USA Co-Pitcher of the Week honors

Southern Miss junior right-hander Walker Powell earned Conference USA Co-Pitcher of the Week honors on the strength of a complete-game effort against Middle Tennessee last Friday night.

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.

Ole Miss defeats Southern Miss, 11-2, at Trustmark Park

5-run 6th inning propels Rebels

Southern Miss hires Troy’s Jeremy McClain as new athletic director

It is my privilege to announce that Jeremy McClain will serve as The University of Southern Mississippi’s next Director of Athletics. Jeremy will officially begin his work no later than July 1, pending IHL Board approval. On Monday, April 8, at 5:30 p.m., I invite you to join me at the Trent Lott Na

Wilson Scores 23 To Lift Longwood Over Southern Miss In CBI

Loss ends Golden Eagles’ season

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

Bryant Bowen drove in five runs with three hits as Southern Miss swept its opening Conference USA baseball series with a 10-5 victory over Louisiana Tech Sunday at J.C. Love Field.

USM basketball accepts bid to CBI tournament

The Golden Eagles will travel to Farmville, VA to take on the Longwood Lancers on Wednesday, March 20.

Southern Miss falls to WKU in C-USA semifinals

If the clocks were turned back to fall, and many schools' basketball fans were told they were going to have 20 wins and a tie game with eight minutes left in their conference tournament semifinals, they would have taken it.

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

Southern Miss withstood Marshall's 17 three-pointers to hold on for an 82-73 win in Thursday night's Conference USA quarterfinal, defeating the league's defending champ in tournament play for the second consecutive year.

Tyree Griffin, Cortez Edwards earn All-Conference USA honors

Southern Miss senior guards Tyree Griffin and Cortez Edwards, arguably the top 1-2 punch in the league, received Second-Team All-Conference USA accolades on Monday afternoon. Edwards was also named to the All-Defensive Team.

Shonte Hailes named All-Conference USA First Team

Shonte Hailes of the Lady Eagles was named All-Conference USA First Team by the conference ahead of the championships, held March 13-16 at the Star in Frisco, Texas.

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

The Southern Miss Golden Eagles (11-10, 1-2) defeated North Texas (13-9, 2-1), 7-3 on Sunday in the series finale in Denton, Texas.

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

Southern Miss seniors Cortez Edwards, Tyree Griffin, Anfernee Hampton, Kevin Holland and Dominic Magee were treated to a Senior Day they will never forget. The Golden Eagles poured in 16 three-pointers en route to an 81-48 win over UTSA, guaranteeing the Black and Gold the No. 3 seed and bye at next

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

Gabe Montenegro homered to lead off the game Saturday afternoon for Southern Miss, and five Golden Eagle pitchers checked Holy Cross on four hits in 4-0 victory at Pete Taylor Park.

Southern Miss sweeps Holy Cross on Friday

Bryant Bowen and Will McGillis homered to back the pitching of Walker Powell to win the opener 4-1, while Matthew Guidry and Bowen each knocked in two runs in the nightcap as the Southern Miss completed the sweep with a 5-3 victory over Holy Cross Friday at Pete Taylor Park.

Southern Miss moves Saturday game time versus Holy Cross

Southern Miss game officials have moved the starting time for the final game of the Holy Cross series, which is set for Saturday, March 9, to 12 noon.

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.