The Mississippi Link Newswire The Devilettes of Mississippi Valley State and the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State clashed Oct. 18, on the campus of Mississippi Valley State University. In an intense matchup the Devilettes fell 3-0 to the Gamecocks. In the opening set, Jacksonville took an early two-point lead but a well-placed kill by Megan Jones […]
Mississippi Valley State University is planning $17.5 million in renovations and expansion the R.W. Harrison HPER Complex.
MVSU officials say the work will include exterior repairs, life safety upgrades and accessibility upgrades. It will have 2,700 seats for athletic events and 2,800 seats for other programs, such as commencement.
The HPER Complex is the home for MVSU volleyball and basketball games. It has not been renovated or upgraded since its construction in 1977.
It appears Mississippi Valley State University is likely to lack a permanent leader for the foreseeable future, even though the College Board has recently named new presidents for two other state universities.
The College Board decided not to renew Donna Oliver’s contract at the Itta Bena institution in October, four years after she was named to head the smallest of Mississippi’s eight public universities.
But while the board moved quickly on openings at Delta State University and the University of Southern Mississippi, it has been slower in replacing Oliver.
The state College Board has decided against renewing the contract of Mississippi Valley State University President Donna Oliver.
No reasons were given for the decision.
ITTA BENA – (AP) Mississippi Valley State University has moved interim men’s basketball coach Chico Potts into the position permanently. University officials said this week that Potts becomes the Delta Devils’ ninth head coach in school history. Interim Athletic Director Donald Sims says Potts’ interview was impressive and he has a plan to help students […]