The Southern Miss football program had a difficult week following Jay Hopson’s decision to interview former Baylor coach Art Briles. USM president Rodney Bennett expresses support for Hopson in statement.
Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson tried to add Charles West, who was accused rape, during January 2019, according a report by The Athletic. Hopson is facing heat after interviewing Baylor’s Art Briles.
The Southern Miss football program signed four players, including Penn State’s Torrence Brown, East Central LB Avery White, Will Stein of Slidell and Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Demarcus Jones.
Southern Miss football is set to interview former Baylor head coach Art Briles for the offensive coordinator position at University of Southern Mississippi. Briles is also a former Houston Cougars head coach.
Ocean Springs, Mississippi, senior running back Micah Kelly received football scholarship offers from Louisville, North Carolina State and Kansas State. He has decided to stick with the Toledo Rockets.
Arizona State baseball commit Colt Keith has transferred to Biloxi High School in Mississippi. The infielder committed to the Sun Devils as a freshman and is an MLB prospect. Perfect Game gives him a 10 rating.
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.