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 ( […]

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 […]

QB Chad Kelly has surgery on wrist, can’t throw for 3 months

April 11, 2017 in Sports

By DAVID BRANDT Former Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly has had surgery on his right wrist just weeks before the NFL draft and won’t be able to throw for the next […]

Timberwolves rebrand looks to shed recent failures

April 11, 2017 in Sports

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When designer Rodney Richardson made the trek from Hattiesburg, Mississippi to Minneapolis to further his research in the rebranding of the Minnesota Timberwolves, he […]