USM online learning gets No. 1 rank for affordability

December 6, 2016 in Education

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — The University of Southern Mississippi has been named No. 1 in the nation for affordability of its online offerings. Affordable Colleges Online ranked Southern Miss as […]

NCAA drops the hammer on former USM coach Donnie Tyndall

April 12, 2016 in Sports

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The NCAA announced a 10-year show-cause order Friday for former Southern Mississippi basketball coach Donnie Tyndall, listing a series of infractions that included directing his staff […]

USM student charged with sexual battery after incident at frat house

December 16, 2015 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — A University of Southern Mississippi student is in custody facing a charge of sexual battery. According to a university news release, 20-year-old Edward Rahaim, a junior […]

Southern Miss takes down Mississippi state flag on campuses

October 30, 2015 in Education, News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Another public university in Mississippi is ending the display of the state flag on campus because it contains a Confederate battle emblem many see as divisive. University […]

Southern Miss-Nebraska football game to be televised

September 16, 2015 in Sports

HATTIESBURG, Miss. — The Southern Miss football game at Nebraska on Sept. 26 has been picked up for television and will be shown on ESPN News at 11 a.m., from […]

Southern Miss coaches think talent in place to turn around program with 4-32 mark last three seasons

August 17, 2015 in Sports

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Southern Mississippi coaches believe the Golden Eagles have enough talent to end a three-year postseason drought. Coach Todd Monken is entering his third season at Southern […]

Southern Miss, Donnie Tyndall committed multiple NCAA violations

July 27, 2015 in Sports

(AP) The NCAA has outlined serious rules violations committed at Southern Mississippi, finding multiple infractions by the men’s basketball program during former coach Donnie Tyndall’s tenure. The charges, which include […]

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June 15, 2015 in News

STRIPPER DISMEMBERED-TRIAL Trial set for man accused of killing and dismembering dancer GRETNA, La. (AP) – Trial is set to open Monday for a man accused of killing a New […]