Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson has hired Charlotte’s Jim Durning as the program’s new strength and conditioning coach. The USM Golden Eagles have three spots to fill on the staff in Hattiesburg.
Southern Miss football head coach Jay Hopson will have three spots to fill on his USM staff after Golden Eagles offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson left to join the Houston Cougars’ staff under Dana Holgorsen.
MS track star Tori Bowie complained last week that she was denied access to the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California, over an unpaid fee. She is now displeased with her coach and management team.
Mississippi native Tori Bowie was denied access to an Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California. The Southern Miss product and Pisgah native described her situation in a string of Twitter posts.
The New York Jets are in need of a head coach and have reportedly reached out to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for an interview with offensive coordinator Todd Monken, the former Southern Miss football coach.
The Vancleave High School baseball and volleyball teams took state titles in 2018, topping the Sun Herald’s top MS Coast sports stories for the year. Kaylee Foster, Saints and Mississippi State also honored.
The Southern Miss football staff focused on helping its offensive line for the 2019 season with its new signing class. East Central linebacker Avery White was not one of the USM signees. He tells us his plans.
A blocked shot by center Teaira McCowan and a steal by guard Jazzmun Holmes highlight the Mississippi State defensive effort that held Southern Miss to 15 points in the second half of their game Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Reed Green Coliseum.
Former Southern Miss running back Jalen Richard has his diploma, but the Oakland Raiders standout has yet to walk across the graduation stage at USM. Twitter got to work to make sure he could make that happen.
Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson received some good news on the recruiting trail for USM over the last week, including Memphis quarterback Jaden Johnson and a handful of junior college prospects.
Southern Miss president Rodney Bennett addressed fans concerns over the athletic department and football program in an email to boosters. He announced a new deputy athletic director and laid out a search plan.
The Southern Miss football team was denied a bowl bid on Sunday despite finishing the season 6-5. East Carolina has also offered USM athletic director Jon Gilbert a chance to lead the Pirates’ department.
North Carolina fired Larry Fedora last week after a 2-9 season. The former Southern Miss coach will be paid well. Kliff Kingsbury, Bobby Petrino and Mike Macintyre all have nice checks coming their way.