basketball

Southern Miss in need of new year’s spark

After winning four games in a row over the holidays, the Southern Miss men’s basketball team has yet to make good on any kind of resolution to start the new year. The Golden Eagles have since lost three straight following…

Indiana to host March Madness in 2021

The state of Indiana is about to come down with a serious case of March Madness. Today, the NCAA confirmed the 2021 Division I men’s basketball tournament will be played entirely within the Hoosier State. In fact, most of the…

Southern Miss men’s basketball season underway

Southern Miss men’s basketball home opener against William Carey is coming off a 66-51 loss at Jacksonville University in the team’s season debut. Certainly, a disappointing loss to start year two of the Jay Ladner era but growing pains were…

USM basketball rolling with the punches

From Southern Miss winning the 1987 NIT championship to St. Stanislaus winning the 2011 4A state title to Jones College winning the 2014 NJCAA Tournament, USM Head Coach Jay Ladner has seen just about everything on a basketball court. Yet…

Southern Miss basketball mixing the new with the old

Almost a month after the Southern Miss men’s basketball team took the court for its first official practice of the new campaign, the Golden Eagles are still adjusting to their new look in 2020. Nine newcomers in Jay Ladner’s second…

High School Boys Basketball: St. Martin vs. Moss Point

Between football season, Hurricane Zeta, and a presidential election, the start of the high school basketball season almost slipped right under the radar. So, let's put it on the radar, St. Martin hosting Moss Point in some early-season non-district action.…

C-USA modifies 2020-2021 basketball schedule

Conference USA has modified its schedule for the upcoming season better suited for player safety during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The league has approved an 18-game slate for both men’s and women’s hoops featuring eight different two game series, four…

Gulfport Boys Basketball: Deon Drake commits to MGCCC

Gulfport basketball star Deon Drake is finally heading to the next level. On Wednesday, the recently graduated point guard gave his verbal pledge to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College where first-year Head Coach Tim Ryan made quick work of recruiting…

Donnie Tyndall next in line at Chipola CC

Former Southern Miss Head Men’s Basketball Coach Donnie Tyndall is heading back to the college ranks for the first time since his unceremonious firing from Tennessee. On Tuesday, Tyndall was approved as the next head man at Chipola Community College…

Gulfport breaks in MHSAA June 1st restart

Spring sports obviously got the short end of the stick as it pertains to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but all high school athletics have still been feeling the effects. The Gulfport boys basketball team wasn’t prepared to wait any longer,…

PRCC’s Rod Brown signs with Tulsa

Also heading back to the D1 level is Pearl River’s Rod Brown who made it official with the University of Tulsa. The former reverse transfer from Wichita State made his one year in Poplarville count, accounting for more than 13…

PRCC’s Tae Hardy signs with Southern Miss

Moving on from PRCC is Sophomore Point Guard Tae Hardy who signed with Southern Miss earlier today. The former reverse transfer from East Carolina had quite the banner season with the Wildcats as a First Team NJCAA All-American. Hardy was…