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Miss. Gulf Coast downs No. 8 Bobcats; JCJC women crush MGCCC
By Shawn Wansley, JCJC Sports Information Director PERKINSTON – The streak is over. The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs outscored 8th-ranked Jones County Junior College 21-6 over ...
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Taylor double-double lifts Marshall past Southern Miss 69-54
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Ryan Taylor scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Marshall to a 69-54 victory over Southern Mississippi on Thursday night. Marshall scored the first nine points...
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Eason and Suarez no longer on USM basketball team
In accordance with NCAA rules, senior Jeremiah Eason and junior Rasham Suarez are no longer eligible to participate for the Southern Miss men’s basketball team, according to a statement released by...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summers leads Mississippi past Mississippi St 79-73
DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The offensive possession was not what Mississippi wanted, with Jarvis Summers dribbling aimlessly beyond the 3-point line with no real plan or di...
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Southern Miss baseball picked fourth in C-USA
Senior DH Matt Durst named to preseason league team.
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Bobcats top Perry Central
The Sumrall Bobcats defeated Perry Central, 82-67, Tuesday in Sumrall. Ryan McRaney pumped in 25 points to lead the Bobcats' charge, while Chris Lee added 21. Perry Central was led by Rahmed McGee ...
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Lady Bulldogs run past Sumrall
The Perry Central Lady Bulldogs went on the road Tuesday night and brought home a victory over Sumrall, 57-30. The top scorer for Sumrall was Mary Kate Holland with 10 points. Katie Perry added 7 p...
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Baseball could bring Cuban teams to play in Biloxi this year
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The owner of the minor league Biloxi Shuckers is planning to bring a Cuban baseball team in to play some exhibition games. Team owner Tim Bennett said he is meeting with delega...
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Cohen’s club ranked 14th in Baseball America preseason poll
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State was ranked No. 14 in Baseball America’s 2015 preseason Top-25, the publication announced Monday. The ranking marks the third-consecutive season head coach John...
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Estimating the age of Whitetails in the field
Deer management is becoming more important to hunters with each passing hunting season. Some clubs have selective harvest strategies that are used to meet certain goals. The criteria can include ge...
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No. 18 Mississippi State women beat Vanderbilt 69-44
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Victoria Vivians scored 16 of her 20 points in the first half, and No. 18 Mississippi State rolled to a 69-44 victory over Vanderbilt on Thursday night. Vivians was 5 of 8 ...
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Southern Miss hires Damon Lessler as assistant baseball coach
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Southern Miss baseball coach Scott Berry announced Tuesday the addition of Damon Lessler as an assistant coach/coordinator of camps for the program. “We are happy to have Damon...
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Strong second half leads No. 18/20 Bulldogs past Auburn
AUBURN, Ala. – A dominating second-half performance lifted the Mississippi State women’s basketball team to its third Southeastern Conference road win of the season Monday night. Highlighted by the...
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After this Sunday, football is over for a little while
By Mitchell Williams Well, it's Super Bowl week. Who's going to win it? The New England Patriots, a team going to the Superbowl with Tom Brady as quarterback for the sixth time, or the defending ch...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sideline View: Mississippi flavor in the Super Bowl
By Dale McKee The 49th Super Bowl will definitely have a Mississippi flavor. New England is flooded with a Mississippi connection with eight players and two coaches from the Magnolia state. Former ...
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Mississippi beats Florida 72-71
DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Faced with a chance to lead Mississippi to a thrilling last-minute victory, Jarvis Summers didn't just come through once — but twice. The Rebels'...
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Frazier leads Georgia past Mississippi St. 72-66
ROBBIE FAULK, Associated Press STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — In front of its largest crowd this season of 7,549 at Humphrey Coliseum, Mississippi State battled back from a 12-point second half deficit b...
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5K run, walk to benefit Tourism Management Scholarship Fund
The first “Sweethearts for Sweetpea” 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, Jan. 31 at 8 a.m. at the Longleaf Trace Gateway, located across from The University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg campu...
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Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazed
Some riders have returned to or taken up skiing or do both, a huge cultural shift from the "us-versus-them" mentality of skiers and snowboarders in the early days.
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Mississippi football players face disorderly conduct charge
DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer Mississippi safety Trae Elston and receiver Damore'ea Stringfellow were arrested and charged with disorderly conduct early Thursday in Oxford, Mississippi. Elston was...
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this week's highlights
PCS boys fall to Prep
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PCS lost to Jackson Prep at home Thursday night, 56-31. Will McGillis had 8 points to lead PCS in scoring, while Paul Andress of Prep led all scorers with 10.