6 Notre Dame football players arrested in 2 separate incidents

August 22, 2016 in Sports

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Notre Dame cornerback Devin Butler was jailed Saturday after a police officer said the player punched and slammed him to the ground outside a bar, and five teammates were […]

Mississippi State’s Chris Jones declares for NFL draft

January 6, 2016 in Sports

STARKVILLE, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi State defensive lineman Chris Jones has decided to declare for the NFL draft. The school released a statement confirming Jones’ decision on Tuesday. The 6-foot-6, […]

QB Dak Prescott impresses in Mississippi State’s 51-28 Belk Bowl win over NC State

December 31, 2015 in Sports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dak Prescott was determined to put an exclamation point on his impressive career at Mississippi State. He did just that Wednesday. Prescott threw for a Belk […]

Free Sugar Bowl concert features Usher before Ole Miss, Oklahoma State game

December 28, 2015 in Entertainment

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Usher headlines a free concert as part of events leading up to the Allstate Sugar Bowl. The R&B star will preside over the Allstate Fan Fest, which […]

Ole Miss’ Robert Nkemiche sends statement apologizing for falling out of window, marijuana arrest

December 16, 2015 in Sports

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has apologized in a statement released through the school after being charged with possession of marijuana following a 15-foot fall at […]

Ole Miss’ Robert Nkemdiche charged with marijuana possession after hotel incident

December 15, 2015 in Sports

ATLANTA (AP) — Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has been charged with possession of marijuana after being hospitalized following a fall at an Atlanta hotel. Police say the 21-year-old from […]

Alabama running back Derrick Henry wins Heisman

December 14, 2015 in Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Hand it to Derrick Henry. Alabama’s bulldozer of a tailback with the super-sized workload won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night after carrying the Crimson Tide […]

4 Mississippi football teams earn bowl games

December 7, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Four Mississippi schools earned spots in football bowl games. Back-to-back SWAC champion Alcorn State University, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and C-USA runner-up Southern Mississippi will represent the Magnolia State. […]