By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Mike Smith wants to do what he’s always done to produce results that Ole Miss softball has never seen. In its 18-year history the program has finished above .500 just twice, higher than fifth in the SEC West just once. Hired in May, Smith takes over a team […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Football is back at Mississippi State. The Bulldogs reported back Wednesday morning and will hit the practice fields at 4:45 p.m. today to begin fall camp. “It’s good just to be back and have everybody in the room from the coaches all the way to the equipment guys,” […]

ATLANTA (AP) – Auburn and Clemson have agreed to play a home-and-home series in 2016 and 2017. The schools announced the deal on Wednesday. Auburn will host the game on Sept. 3, 2016. They’ll meet at Clemson on Sept. 9, 2017. The two programs have met 49 times in football starting in 1899, with Auburn […]

People walk down a stairway leading to a parking structure across from Pauley Pavilion on the UCLA campus after flooding from a broken 30-inch water main under nearby Sunset Boulevard inundated a large area of the campus in the Westwood section of Los Angeles on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mike Meadows)

By Matt Hamilton and Krysta Fauria Associated Press LOS ANGELES – The quiet summer campus of UCLA suddenly was steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school’s storied basketball court less than two years after a major […]

OXFORD If you’d have asked me prior to SEC Media Days who’d have been the most quotable among the Ole Miss players, I’d have voted with defensive end C.J. Johnson. That would have been the wrong choice. Rebels quarterback Bo Wallace generated more copy because he had a message. He was upset. Wallace thought he […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State’s 2015 class swelled to 27 late Tuesday as three-star offensive guard Trey Derouen gave his commitment. The 6-foot-3, 309-pounder from Parkview High School (Lilburn, Ga.) is rated as the No. 50 guard in the nation by 247Sports.com. Derouen chose the Bulldogs over offers from Boston College, Duke, Georgia […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State reports back to campus Wednesday to begin preparations for the 2014 football season. The Bulldogs will hold their initial fall practice Thursday at 4:45 p.m., with all practices being closed to the public. Media will only be permitted at the Aug. 2 practice. MSU returns 57 letterwinners and […]

By Michael Tarm Associated Press CHICAGO – The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports. College sports’ governing body also agreed to implement […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Tis the season for weight gain and faster 40 times. College football players take pride in their summer measurables, with hopes they’ll provide a competitive advantage when the games begin. For Ole Miss, that’s the night of Aug. 28 against Boise State in the Georgia Dome. The Rebels […]