Here are picks on Week 1 college football games based on the odds out of Las Vegas. Alabama, Auburn, LSU and Florida State are all playing big early games, drawing fans from across the Gulf Coast to place bets in Biloxi.
The Ole Miss Rebels open the 2018 football season with a neutral site game against Texas Tech. Here’s a full projection of Ole Miss’ 12-game schedule. Jordan Ta’amu is due a big season for Matt Luke in Oxford.
The Southern Miss football team is expected to be in the middle of the pack in C-USA, but USM anticipates better depth in Jay Hopson’s third season. The Golden Eagles open against Jackson State on Sept. 1.
The high school football season begins on the Mississippi Gulf Coast this week. Here are Patrick Magee’s picks for the first week, including D’Iberville-Tylertown, St. Martin-Forest Hill and Long Beach-Pass Christian.
The Mississippi State baseball team is the last squad standing from the Magnolia State in the College World Series. However, Southern Miss and Ole Miss were loaded with plenty of talent as well. Here's the All-Magnolia State Baseball Team for the 2018 season.
The Southern Miss baseball program has had plenty of All-Americans, but pitcher Nick Sandlin and outfielder Matt Wallner rate as the two best players in program history. USM opens play in the C-USA baseball tournament in Biloxi on Wednesday.
LSU hopes to speak with Ohio State quarterback Joe Burrow about the possibility of transferring to Baton Rouge. Myles Brennan, Lowell Narcisse and Justin McMillan are already at LSU and hoping to land the starting job.
Florida, Stanford and North Carolina are in good shape to lead the NCAA college baseball seeding for the 64-team field. Southern Miss, UConn, East Carolina, Stetson and Tennessee Tech are among the mid-major programs in the hunt to host regionals.
The Southern Miss football team will hold its spring game on Saturday in Hattiesburg. USM head coach Jay Hopson will have a close eye on his quarterbacks, including Jack Abraham and Marcelo Rodriguez. The Golden Eagles lost 12 starters.
The SEC is well represented in the Sun Herald's first edition of NCAA baseball tournament projections for the 2018 campaign. The 64-team field will be updated each week. Pac-12 members Stanford and Oregon State are also in the hunt for the top seed.
The Southern Miss baseball team is off to a hot start, but there is plenty of work to be done if the team will host an NCAA regional. The Golden Eagles thumped Rice in a C-USA game Friday with Nick Sandlin and Matt Wallner again playing key roles.
Southern Miss right-handed pitcher Nick Sandlin and Mississippi State junior left-handed pitcher Konnor Pilkington faced off in the baseball season opener in Hattiesburg on March 16. Since then, they’ve only gotten better by the week.
Former Southern Mississippi and University of Tennessee basketball coach Donnie Tyndall talks in a "60 Minutes Sports" interview about the harshest penalty ever imposed by the NCAA on a head coach for academic fraud.