USM student from Jackson County charged in fraternity stabbing

April 8, 2014 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities say a University of Southern Mississippi student has been released from a Hattiesburg hospital after being stabbed at the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house Sunday. […]

Austin Hollins pours in 32 points as Minnesota stops Southern Miss in NIT quarterfinals

March 26, 2014 in Sports

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (AP) — Austin Hollins scored a career-high 32 points to lead Minnesota to an 81-73 win Tuesday night over Southern Mississippi and a spot in the NIT semifinals. […]

NIT: Southern Miss tops Missouri 71-63, travels to Minnesota for third round

March 24, 2014 in Sports

COLUMBIA, Missouri (AP) — Winning in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament means a lot to Southern Miss guard Neil Watson. Winning in front of family made it […]

Southern Miss, UTEP among 12 NCAA tournament ‘bubble’ teams to watch

March 12, 2014 in Opinion, Sports

By Jim O’Connell AP national basketball writer  It’s easy to skim through a list of conference tournaments and skip over the opening days of the major conferences as games between […]

Ole Miss’ Jarvis Summers wins Howell Trophy; Southern Miss’ Jamierra Faulkner claims Gillom

March 4, 2014 in Sports

(AP) Ole Miss’ Jarvis Summers won the Howell Trophy and Southern Mississippi’s Jamierra Faulkner earned the Gillom Trophy on Monday afternoon. The awards, which are sponsored by C Spire Wireless, […]

Basketball: Southern Miss bounces Charlotte 81-64, extends win streak to seven

February 10, 2014 in Sports

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Jerrold Brooks scored 19 points to lead Southern Miss to its seventh straight win with an 81-64 victory over Charlotte on Sunday. Jeremiah Eason scored at […]

Basketball: Southern Miss holds off Jackson State 67-51 in season-opener

November 11, 2013 in Sports

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Daveon Boardingham scored 15 points and pulled down nine rebounds to lead Southern Mississippi to a 67-51 win over Jackson State Friday. Boardingham was only 4 […]

Southern Miss ROTC program spared for at least two years, Army says

November 7, 2013 in Education, News

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — The ROTC program at the University of Southern Mississippi will survive at least another two years. The Army told Mississippi elected officials on Wednesday that it’s […]