Prescott finds peace on field

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Dak Prescott is accustomed to being in the spotlight. The quarterback guided Mississippi...

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal CLINTON – It took two hours, 59 fouls and 90 free throws to complete, but we had a winner Friday in the Mississippi Association of Coaches Girls All-Star Basketball game. The South, behind 23 points from West Harrison’s Ameshya Williams, rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit to defeat the North […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – New Mississippi State men’s basketball coach Ben Howland wasted little time getting his staff in order. Howland announced the hire of three assistant coaches – George Brooks, Ernie Zeigler and Korey McCray – late Friday. Brooks was retained from the previous staff at MSU, while Zeigler and McCray […]

By Matt Jones Special to the Journal FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – In a game that featured a little bit of everything, Ole Miss held on for a 5-4 win over Arkansas at Baum Stadium on Friday night. The Rebels scored three runs during a second inning in which Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn was ejected. Colby […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s struggles at the plate continued Friday night in a 5-0 loss to Auburn. It was the second straight game the Bulldogs have been shut out and they have now been held scoreless for 19 straight innings. “I think it’s just going to take that one big […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal New Albany is going with skilled experience over super talent, but in the process is looking pretty talented, too. “We’re really experienced and we have some really, really good players,” New Albany coach John Walker said. “We don’t have the Division I guys, but the only underclassman I have that […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal TUPELO – The Tupelo Golden Wave’s projected starting lineup bears little resemblance to the baseball team that took the field Friday in a Division 2-6A contest. The injury bug has hit Tupelo in the face, and the Grenada Chargers were more than happy to hit the Wave with […]

Daily Journal Archie Manning will not rejoin the College Football Playoff selection committee, he said in a press release Friday. The former Ole Miss quarterback took a leave of absence from the panel in October due to health issues, and he was not sure he would return. “I was honored when I was chosen to […]

By Steve Megargee AP Sports Writer KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee fired men’s basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though athletic director Dave Hart says the university never would have hired him if they knew the details of his unethical conduct at Southern Miss program during his tenure there. Hart fired Tyndall on Friday after […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – When it happened, Laquon Treadwell was like most of the 60,000 other people at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. He didn’t want to believe it was as bad as it looked. Or as bad as it felt. Or that his injury and subsequent fumble whiskers away from breaking the plane of […]