By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Ole Miss defensive end Marquis Haynes was named the SEC’s freshman of the week on Monday. Haynes had 2 1/2 sacks, five tackles, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery and a quarterback pressure in the Rebels’ 34-3 win over Tennessee. Haynes has 6 1/2 sacks for the season, including 4 […]

Daily Journal Both Mississippi State and Ole Miss will kick off after 6 p.m. on Nov. 1, although the specifics won’t be known until after this week’s games. MSU entertains Arkansas, while Auburn visits Ole Miss. The games will fit into slots on ESPN (6 p.m.) and ESPN2 (6:15 p.m.). It was already known that […]


Class 6A/5A 1. Starkville (8-0) Friday: Beat Madison Central 28-0. This week: Murrah 2. Oxford (7-1) Friday: Beat New Hope 42-21. This week: at Clarksdale 3. Saltillo (6-3) Friday: Beat Center Hill 44-35. This week: West Point ––––– Class 4A/3A 1. North Pontotoc (8-1) Friday: Beat Belmont 42-14. This week: at Alcorn Central 2. Ripley […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Archie Manning is resigning from this year’s work with the college football playoff selection committee for health reasons. Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff, made the announcement this morning. Manning will have surgery next month in hopes of relieving pain he is experiencing “while walking and moving […]


By Parrish Alford Daily Journal There’s no change at the top of the college football rankings this week. The state of Mississippi was assured another unbeaten week for its SEC teams when Ole Miss pulled away from Tennessee in the second half to win 34-3 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday night. Mississippi State had a […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Mooreville has crashed the party and the Troopers have no interest in leaving. Mooreville beat Boone-ville 36-28 on Friday for the first time, moving into a tie with North Pontotoc at the top of Division 1-3A. Both are 3-0. The No. 4 medium school Troopers (6-2) are close to an […]

Daily Journal reports Tupelo’s road back to the postseason starts this week with a Division 1-6A trip to DeSoto Central, followed by games against Horn Lake (home) and Olive Branch (away). “We’re starting a three-game season; we’ll see where it goes,” Tupelo second-year head coach Trent Hammond said. “We’ll see if we can make it […]

Daily Journal MOORHEAD – Freshman quarterback Kwadra Griggs threw for a season-high 366 yards and four touchdowns to lead Itawamba Community College to a 52-48 win against Mississippi Delta on Saturday. Itawamba freshman tailback Richard McQuarley added to the offensive outburst by rushing for three scores. The Indians (4-4, 4-2 MACJC North) hold a half-game […]

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By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Some called it a trap game. If it was, Tennessee walked right into it. Senquez Golson had two interceptions, and No. 3 Ole Miss scored 14 points off four Volunteers turnovers to remain unbeaten with a 34-3 win before a crowd of 62,081 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday […]