Southern Miss, Ole Miss and Mississippi State got a jump start on their respective 2018 signing classes Wednesday with the start of the new early signing period. All three schools are expected to take big chunks out of their signing classes. We’ll have the signings here as they happen so be sure to check back throughout the day.
Louisville’s Jaylen Smith, a Pascagoula product, hoped to one day play his friend, former Mississippi State player Keith Joseph Jr., for a national title. Instead, he is playing well in honor of Joseph, who died in 2015.
George County baseball player, Lucedale, Mississippi, native and cancer survivor Dylan Eubanks helped give back to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital by leading a fundraiser to collect more than $6,100 for the Memphis-based facility.