Ole Miss players celebrate after Tuesday's victory. (AP)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – It took a little time, but once Ole Miss was able to grab hold of Holder things got a lot easier. Then the Rebels were able to hand it to their bullpen. Timely hitting and eight consecutive shutout innings helped No. 7 seed Ole Miss advance in […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Despite winning the Southeastern Conference regular season championship and being projected as a lock for a national seed, Mississippi State’s John Cohen is leaving nothing to chance. Cohen and the third-ranked Bulldogs are headed to the SEC Tournament with their sights set on claiming that title as […]

Associated Press HOOVER, Ala. – Will Haynie hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth and Alabama beat Kentucky 5-2 Tuesday in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference tournament. The ninth-seeded Crimson Tide (32-24) faces regular-season champion Mississippi State today. No. 8 seed Kentucky (32-25) awaits its NCAA regional fate. Alabama led […]

Daily Journal For the second year in a row, Oxford’s Jason Barber was named the Gatorade Mississippi Baseball Player of the Year. Barber, an Ole Miss signee, led the Chargers to a second straight Class 5A state championship. In his senior season, Barber was 10-2 as a pitcher with a 1.08 ERA and 126 strikeouts […]

Associated Press NEW YORK – For the first time since the second week of the season, the New York Yankees are back at .500. A resurgent Nathan Eovaldi combined with his bullpen on a two-hitter to win his fifth straight decision, and the Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 Tuesday night to extend their […]

Daily Journal Corinth head football coach Doug Jones, an Amory native, has resigned after four years to become an assistant principal in the Madison County school system. Jones was an assistant coach for Bobby Hall at Madison Central before coming to Corinth. He played for Hall at Amory. The Warriors went 8-4 this season and […]

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) and Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday […]

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Allen Glenn speaks with Amory players after being introduced as the Panthers' new head coach Tuesday.

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal AMORY – Allen Glenn, who played and coached at Amory, has been named the Panthers’ head football coach. “I’m blessed to be back home,” Glenn said at Tuesday’s press conference to announce his hiring. “I have a strong passion for this place. The culture was built here a long, long […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Jake Mangum could never have envisioned the eventual success he would have back at the beginning of the season. Mangum was hitting .200 after his first eight games and had made only one start. But the Mississippi State freshman outfielder surged from his humble beginning and finished the […]