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 […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was rolling right along, beginning the year with a 13-game winning streak until suffering its first loss to Arkansas-Pine Bluff on March 3. The Diamond Dogs are just 5-9 since, dropping their first two SEC weekend series to start the year. MSU will try to find […]

SAUCIER So, I saw Hugh Freeze leave it in the sand trap on the par-5 first hole at Fallen Oak. I saw Dan Mullen leave it in the trap from the 18th fairway. Lots of sand flew out of both traps. No ball. Both took it like a man, here at Thursday’s Champions Tour Gulf […]

Associated Press MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Notch another victory for fathers coaching against their sons. Rick Insell’s Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders never trailed Thursday night in beating his son Matt’s Ole Miss Rebels 82-70 in the third round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament. It was the second time this season he’s beat his son. Then […]

By Matt Jones Special to the Journal FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Ole Miss had Arkansas where it wanted Thursday night, but things slipped away in a hurry. The Rebels failed to score with the bases loaded and no outs in the seventh inning, and the Razorbacks tacked on five runs over their final two plate appearances […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal The Northeast Lady Tigers need wins on the softball field to maintain a precarious hold on one of the four playoff spots in the North Division. The next chance to put games in the win column is today, as the Lady Tigers travel to face the Itawamba Lady […]

Patrick Magee The Sun Herald (TNS) Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze was part of a group featuring golf legend Fred Couples during the C Spire Pro-Am Thursday at Fallen Oak, but it won’t be the only chance for Freeze to realize a sporting dream this year. Freeze has agreed to be the honorary pace […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal The early season wasn’t kind to Sikes Orvis, but times are changing and not a moment too soon. Ole Miss (13-12, 3-3 SEC) returns to conference play tonight at Arkansas. First pitch for the ESPNU telecast is 6:30 p.m. Remaining game times are 6 p.m., Friday (SEC Network) and 2:05 […]