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Former NE coach earns HOF nod
by Blake D. Long
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
After five decades away from the sport of basketball, one Northeast Mississippi Community College legend is set to take his rightful place among the top coaches and student-athletes in the country....
Pearl returns to Tennessee as opponent
Here are things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEK: Auburn at Tennessee: There may be more important games this weekend in terms of the SEC standings, but fo...
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Locals headed to district event
Six area youngsters shot their way into the district round. Anna Greene, Adriana Gwyn, Allison Greene, Hayden Konnor Williams, Brady Talley and Austin Barnes moved onto the next round after winning...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summers leads Ole Miss past MSU
OXFORD -- The offensive possession was not what Mississippi wanted, with Jarvis Summers dribbling aimlessly beyond the 3-point line with no real plan or direction. As the shot clock wound down, the...
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USM: 2 basketball players ineligible
Southern Mississippi says that two of its men's basketball players have been ruled ineligible as the university continues its joint investigation with the NCAA related to potential violations over ...
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Maness claims weekly soccer honor
Call her High Sierra. Corinth junior Sierra Maness was bestowed a high honor recently, being named the MaxPreps and National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Mississippi Player of the ...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Corinth, Kossuth split Tuesday tilts
The Corinth Warriors moved one step closer to claiming the regular-season Division 1-4A title with another blowout win. Idle since a 27-point win over Pontotoc on Jan. 20, Corinth jumped out to a 2...
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Soccer: CHS hosting second round
The artificial surface at Warrior Stadium II is hosting its first soccer playoff match. The Corinth Warriors earned a home game in the second round of the Class 4A Mississippi High School Activitie...
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Big 4th quarter ends Bears’ skid
PINE GROVE -- Trevor Godwin got loose and the Alcorn Central Golden Bears ended their losing skid. Godwin scored 16 of his game-high 23 points in the fourth quarter as Alcorn Central rallied past P...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Co-leaders split in Division 1-1A
JUMPERTOWN -- Biggersville and Jumpertown came in undefeated on both sides in Division 1-1A into Friday’s meeting. While one was guaranteed of leaving the same way from each part of the twinbill, i...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83
CHICAGO -- Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday night. He was 8...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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2 Ole Miss football players arrested
Mississippi safety Trae Elston and receiver Damore'ea Stringfellow were arrested and charged with disorderly conduct early Thursday in Oxford, Mississippi. Elston was also charged with resisting ar...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late SEC Basketball: MSU ends 22-game road losing streak
AUBURN, Ala. -- Gavin Ware scored 16 points and added a season-high 17 rebounds as Mississippi State ended a 22-game road losing streak with a 78-71 win over Auburn on Wednesday night. I.J. Ready s...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gasol brothers to start NBA All-Star game
Pau and Marc Gasol have been voted the first brothers to start in the NBA All-Star game, while Toronto's Kyle Lowry made a late surge in fan balloting and will start for the Eastern Conference. Low...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Miss self-imposes ban
HATTIESBURG -- Southern Mississippi has self-imposed a postseason ban for the current basketball season because of an ongoing NCAA inquiry into the program. The university said in a statement Tuesd...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Florida plans $15M indoor practice facility
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida announced plans for a $15 million indoor practice facility for football on Wednesday, becoming one of the last Southeastern Conference teams to build one. Vanderbilt un...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some things to know about NFL footballs
The NFL is very precise about its game and equipment — including the number of footballs prepared for games, how much each must weigh, and who monitors them until kickoff. One rule is very clear: D...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warriors take back control of 1-4A
The Corinth Warriors scored the game’s first 13 points and took back control of Division 1-4A. Corinth got 27 points from Antares Gwyn and 15 from Kendall Stafford in thumping Pontotoc 70-43 on Tue...
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BHS takes 2, Kossuth swept in league play
BIGGERSVILLE -- The Lady Lions had all they needed early in the second quarter. Biggersville jumped out to a 20-2 lead after one and cruised to a 76-29 win over Thrasher in Division 1-1A play. The ...
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Georgia wins 3rd straight in SEC
ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia was primed for a letdown. The Bulldogs were tired. They weren't playing another big rival. There were plenty of empty seats at Stegeman Coliseum. Yet, after a sluggish start,...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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