Subtropical storm Alberto is expected to strengthen into a tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico before it makes landfall in the Florida panhandle, the National Hurricane Center forecast. Impact on Mississippi Coast expected to be lessened.
The Southern Miss baseball team rallied from a Saturday night loss to Charlotte to beat FAU for the Conference USA tournament championship on Sunday at MGM Park in Biloxi. The Golden Eagles claimed the fourth tourney title in USM history. FAU dropped to 40-17-1.