Junior college baseball shuffles schedule plan for 2015

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal Better check the various junior college baseball schedules for the 2015 season – it will be very...

Southern Miss head coach Todd Monken closed his first season with his first victory. (AP Photo)

By Steve Hunt Special to the Journal IRVING, Texas – When Todd Monken became the new Southern Miss head coach in late 2012, the former Oklahoma State offensive coordinator figured his first win would come before the final game of his first season. But when the Golden Eagles beat UAB 62-27 on Nov. 30 in […]

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks have reached deals with ESPN to carry the SEC Network. The companies and the Southeastern Conference announced the deal on Thursday. The network debuts on Aug. 14 and will be available to some 60 million households nationally, according to a news release. The network […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State made headlines by adding eight commitments last Friday. The Bulldogs added another name to the 2015 class on Thursday as Collins safety Mark McLaurin became the 26th commitment. The three-star prospect chose MSU over offers from Alcorn State, Arkansas State, Louisiana Tech, Louisiana-Lafayette, Memphis, Ole Miss and Southern […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State wanted a more challenging non-conference schedule in Rick Ray’s third season to reflect a finally full roster. The Bulldogs released their 13-game non-conference slate on Wednesday. It features eight home outings and another at Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on Dec. 20 against South Carolina Upstate. MSU […]

School reports OXFORD – Ole Miss will face as many as five NCAA Tournament teams from a year ago in its 2014-15 non-league slate of games, as head coach Andy Kennedy announced the Rebels’ non-conference schedule Wednesday. The Rebels’ non-conference slate includes games with NCAA Tournament teams Creighton, Coastal Carolina, Dayton, Oregon and a possible […]

IRVING, Texas (AP) – The chairman of the NCAA’s infractions committee says a number of factors could be the cause for the lack of activity by the group that prompted Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to call the enforcement program “broken.” Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky, chair of the Committee on Infractions, on Wednesday listed […]

Tyron Johnson of New Orleans is the top-ranked wide receiver prospect for the 2015 class. (File photo)

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Could Ole Miss sign another top-rated wide receiver? Clyde Leflore, who plays for New Orleans’ Warren Easton High School, is ranked by 247Sports as the No. 10 player in Louisiana, has said Ole Miss is in his top five. Ole Miss signed the nation’s top receiver, Laquon Treadwell, last year. […]

STARKVILLE Many times you will hear coaches refer to an athlete having the “it factor.” I’m not sure how to define “it” either, but having been around sports all my life I can recognize it when I see it. And Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott has it. People just seem to gravitate towards Prescott. The […]

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – West Virginia and Tennessee will open the 2018 college football season at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. The Charlotte Sports Foundation on Tuesday announced the first meeting between the schools. The game will be played Sept. 1, 2018. It will mark the first game for Tennessee in Charlotte. It also […]