Abdul-Jabbar: 1-and-done makes college hoops a ‘travesty’

May 15, 2017 in Sports

By BRIAN MAHONEY NEW YORK (AP) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likes experienced players, part of the reason he picked San Antonio to knock off Golden State. And it’s one reason he […]

Aaron Hernandez’s murder conviction is tossed after suicide

May 10, 2017 in Sports

By DENISE LAVOIE FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday erased a 2013 murder conviction against former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, ruling that case law in Massachusetts has […]

School officials charged for failure to report coach

April 27, 2017 in Sports

BRUCE, Miss. (AP) – Three school district employees in Mississippi have been charged for failing to report inappropriate contact between a teacher and a student. The Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2oPlktc […]

Authorities: 11 Alcorn players arrested after campus brawl

April 21, 2017 in Sports

LORMAN, Miss. (AP) – Eleven Alcorn State University football players have been arrested after authorities say a fight broke out on the school’s Mississippi campus. News outlets reports Claiborne County […]

Jackson State Women’s Tennis falls 4-2 to Alabama State in SWAC title match

April 20, 2017 in Sports

The Mississippi Link Newswire NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Jackson State women’s tennis team fell 4-2 to the Alabama State Lady Hornets Sunday morning in the SWAC Tennis Championship match. […]

The Latest: Man who killed ex-Saints star seeks new trial

April 19, 2017 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – The Latest on the sentencing hearing set for Cardell Hayes, who shot former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith to death after a traffic crash in […]

Fantasy sports companies fold as legislative battle resumes

April 18, 2017 in Sports

By PHILIP MARCELO BOSTON (AP) — The daily fantasy sports industry sharply contracted since the online games offered by companies like FanDuel and DraftKings sparked court and legislative battles across […]

Braves resume conference play at MVSU

April 13, 2017 in Sports

Alcorn Game Notes | Live Radio ITTA BENA, Miss. – Playing its first game in eight days, the Alcorn State University baseball program will travel to Mississippi Valley State for a […]