Dream comes true for Jackson State’s new head women’s basketball coach

April 18, 2018 in Sports

chopsports From 1400 Murrah Drive to 1400 J.R. Lynch Street. Former Murrah Lady Mustang and former Jackson State Lady Tigers graduate assistant coach, Tomekia Reed returns home to lead the […]

Mhotsha, Nawa earn all-conference honors at SWAC championships

April 18, 2018 in Sports

chopsports A shorthanded Alcorn State University women’s golf program finished fourth after two rounds at the 2018 SWAC Championships Monday and Tuesday at Oak Wing Golf Club. The Lady Braves […]

Alcorn honors 160 student-athletes as Arceneaux returns to speak at Braves Breakfast of Champions

April 11, 2018 in Sports

chopsports Former standout wide receiver Emmanuel Arceneaux will be the Keynote Speaker for the Braves Breakfast of Champions event Thursday, April 19, on the campus of Alcorn State University. The […]

Mean Green takes doubleheader over Devilettes

April 11, 2018 in Sports

chopsports The Mississippi Valley State University Devilettes and the University of North Texas Mean Green squared off in a doubleheader on the campus of Mississippi Valley State Sunday at 11 […]

Three of Murrah’s top players to play college ball

April 5, 2018 in Sports

chopsports With teammates, family and friends in attendance, three of Murrah’s Lady Mustangs signed their letter of intent to play collegiate basketball next season. KeiMoya Walker, Jamaica Almons and Kacey […]

Bulldogs inconsolable after coming up short again in final

April 2, 2018 in Sports

By MITCH STACY COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer walked away from the team’s locker room with one arm around the shoulder of his weeping daughter Blair […]

UConn-beaters Mississippi State, Notre Dame play for title

March 31, 2018 in Sports

By JOE KAY COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale swished her jumper with a second left and jumped to celebrate. In one joyous moment, she knew exactly how […]

Charles Barkley gives $250K to online black history course

March 31, 2018 in Sports

HERNANDO, Miss. (AP) – Charles Barkley has donated $250,000 toward educating Mississippi and Alabama high school students about African-American history. The Commercial Appeal of Memphis, Tennessee reported Thursday the basketball […]