Southern Miss running back George Payne gets a first down as Marshall's Blake Keller defends, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at M. M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg.
Southern Miss running back George Payne gets a first down as Marshall's Blake Keller defends, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at M. M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg. Tim Isbell ttisbell@sunherald.com File
Southern Miss running back George Payne gets a first down as Marshall's Blake Keller defends, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at M. M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg. Tim Isbell ttisbell@sunherald.com File

Mississippi football needs wins like the state needs rain

November 02, 2016 3:17 AM

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Rick Cleveland

Read Rick Cleveland's column by Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame Executive Director Rick Cleveland each Sunday in the Sun Herald's Sports section, where he will write about Mississippi sports.