By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Former Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson is transferring to Florida State, where he will have the chance to replace Jameis Winston. Golson said in a statement to Fox Sports on Tuesday he will spend his fifth year of eligibility with the Seminoles. Golson graduated from Notre Dame […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal TUPELO – Mississippi State’s athletic department enjoyed plenty of success during the 2014-15 school year with 11 of its 16 programs being ranked in the top 25 at some point during their respective seasons, highlighted by a five-week run at No. 1 in football this past fall. The excitement has […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – A Monster May for Ole Miss has the Rebels heading to the SEC tournament confident in their play and their postseason future. A key storyline much of this season was if Ole Miss could pad its record with enough wins to reach the NCAA tournament. After dropping […]

By Brandon Speck and John Davis Daily Journal PEARL – If stealing second base has to involve a flotation device, the state baseball championships may be moving from a start today to a Wednesday start. With water standing at second base at Trustmark Park, MHSAA officials were scheduled to make a decision sometime this morning […]

Mississippi State is back in need of an opponent for the 2016 football season. Tulane backed out of a trip to Starkville leaving the Bulldogs in search of a non-conference foe to face. The game against the Green Wave was slated for Sept. 24 and would have completed the final game of a seven-game contract. […]

By Brandon Speck and Kedrick Storey Daily Journal Robert Burdette had to pause Monday afternoon and thank a Sonic carhop for delivering his order. If it was a 4:15 p.m. lunch, you’ll have to pardon him for being a little busy. Burdette was busy being named New Albany’s new boys basketball coach. “We know that […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen PEARL – Great pitching meets great hitting with the Class 5A baseball championship at stake. Oxford is set to meet George County in the best-of-three series at Trustmark Park. The Chargers (33-1) have arguably the two best starting pitchers in Jason Barber, who has yet to allow an earned run […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal A dynamic month of May wasn’t enough to earn Sikes Orvis a spot on the All-SEC baseball team when coaches’ selections were announced by the league on Monday. Ole Miss relief pitcher Wyatt Short, made the second team while Mississippi State shortstop Ryan Gridley made the all-freshman team. MSU infielder […]

Dan Jennings made his debut as the Miami Marlins‘ new manager on Monday night. His team lost in 13 innings. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

Associated Press MIAMI – David Peralta hit a two-out RBI double in the 13th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks spoiled Dan Jennings’ debut as manager by beating the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Monday night. Jennings gave up his job as Marlins general manager to move into the dugout and replace Mike Redmond, who was fired […]