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Mickelson not close to being over British Open


by The Associated Press
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- If you thought two weeks was enough time for Phil Mickelson to get over his second-place finish in the British Open duel with Henrik Stenson, guess again. Lefty said it's going...
NFL adds game-day concussion protocol


NEW YORK -- The NFL and the players association have announced a new policy regarding game-day concussion protocol and discipline for clubs that violate the procedure. Under the new policy jointly ...
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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NFL's 1st female official felt pressure

IRVING, Texas — Sarah Thomas was never hit by the pressure of being the first woman to be a full-time NFL game official until after her first season on the job. It wasn't until this past offseason ...
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Earnhardt's return could take more time


CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. warned Monday that his return to NASCAR could take longer than planned. NASCAR's most popular driver is scheduled to miss his third consecutive race this Sunda...
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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NE baseball adds Ole Miss signee Wilcher
BOONEVILLE -- A three-time state champion has made the decision to stay close to home and anchor the baseball recruiting class at Northeast Mississippi Community College. Former University of Missi...
Jul 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Griffey Jr., Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame


COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as an afterthought in the final round thanks to ...
Jul 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Royals claim 12U Global World Series
A group of youngsters matched the feat of their namesakes. And even got a dose of football in return. The Royals claimed the 12U USSSA Global World Series, less than a week before the Kansas City v...
Jul 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials: OSU player died following outdoor workout
STILLWATER, Okla. -- Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart after a 40-minute team workout on the football stadium stairs in hot weather, officials said Friday. Wh...
Jul 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeff Gordon readies for surprising return


INDIANAPOLIS -- Jeff Gordon always expected to be at this weekend's Brickyard 400. The tricky part was figuring out his role. One week after Gordon asked his publicist to delay a long-planned annou...
Jul 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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NBA moving All-Star Game out of Charlotte

The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. The ...
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama honors Royals after 3 decade gap
WASHINGTON -- The Kansas City Royals are going to have to work on their nicknames as far as President Barack Obama is concerned. Everything else was looking pretty good though as he honored the 201...
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Packers apply to host draft in '19, '20 or '21

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers would like to host the NFL draft. The Packers have applied to host the draft in 2019, 2020 or 2021, team president Mark Murphy said. He told attendees at th...
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tyndall attorney: NCAA missed deadline

JACKSON -- An attorney for former Southern Mississippi basketball coach Donnie Tyndall said the NCAA's Committee on Infractions missed its deadline to respond to the coach's appeal in the case. Don...
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surgery a possibility for Dodgers' Kershaw
WASHINGTON -- The Los Angeles Dodgers' pitching injury woes aren't likely to go away any time soon. Manager Dave Roberts said surgery "is more of a possibility" for Clayton Kershaw after a setback ...
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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2-time Cup winner Richards retires after 15 seasons


Forward Brad Richards is retiring after 15 NHL seasons during which he established a reputation for offensive consistency and won two Stanley Cup championships. Following one season with Detroit, t...
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Essary playing in All-Star Game


Incoming Corinth High School senior Bailee Essary will make her first appearance at the last event. The Mississippi Association of Coaches will hold its 2015-16 All-Star Volleyball Games on Wednesd...
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Things to look for this season in the SEC
HOOVER, Ala. — Alabama is once again the favorite to win the Southeastern Conference, while LSU, Tennessee, Mississippi and the rest of the league try to figure out a way to derail the Tide. The Cr...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. basketball team opens camp
LAS VEGAS — Coach Mike Krzyzewski got his first glimpse at the new-look U.S. national team, as the team opened camp at UNLV with just two players back from the 2012 national team that won the gold ...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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American League-worst Twins fire GM Ryan
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Twins owner Jim Pohlad’s reverence for Terry Ryan has been evident for almost two decades, steadfastly supporting his general manager with a commitment uncommon in today’s g...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nelms goes out with MAC bowling award
Creighton Nelms wasn’t able to pack up all his belongings when he left Kossuth High School. The new leader of the bowling program at Blue Mountain College had yet to collect his final hardware from...
Jul 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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State team finishes third in Cooperstown


An 11-strong baseball team comprised of players from Northeast Mississippi made their own statement for the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The Tombigbee Tribe traveled to Cooperstown, New York rec...
Jul 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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