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Last Tuesday was a long, tough day in Jackson for our remaining area basketball teams as not one, not two, but all three were bounced in the semifinal round of the MHSAA playoffs. Let’s just call it an unfortunate ending to an otherwise fun year.

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I was disappointed by the end of last week’s Southern Miss-Mississippi State baseball series in Starkville for a variety of a reasons.

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Doc Sadler deserves a significant pay raise as Southern Miss’ mens basketball coach. Heck, if the Golden Eagles keep doing what they’ve been doing for the last month, he might be worthy of a statue outside Reed Green Coliseum, too.

The Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs won their second straight SEC title, 68-64, over their nemesis from the East in South Carolina. The Lady Bulldogs (15-1, 27-2) won for their first time in Columbia, South Carolina, since the 2010 season. The Lady Gamecocks had no answer for States’ 6-foot-…

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Baseball season is here. Man, it feels good to finally say that again.

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Certainly I’m not alone in thinking this year’s Super Bowl was subpar. I mean, it was 3-3 headed to the fourth quarter. Even at that point, the Patriots felt like a lock to win. To the satisfaction of Saints fans, the Rams proved to be pretenders on the game’s biggest stage. Jarod Goff shrun…

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The Anthony Davis era in New Orleans appears to be on life support. News broke recently that Davis requested a trade from the Pelicans, the team that selected him first overall in the 2012 NBA Draft. Davis instantly became the face of the franchise and later a five-time NBA All-Star and one …

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The country took notice of the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) in November after their decision to rob Maori Davenport of her senior basketball season at Charles Henderson High School. 

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Has there been a changing of the guard in college football? Since 2009, Alabama has rolled the competition and run the show, but has their time at the top of the sport come and gone? It’s a legitimate question after what Clemson did to them in last Monday’s College Football Playoff National …

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Make no mistake, I’m a big fan of SEC football. There’s just something special about football in the south. To me, special was always tuning in to CBS every Saturday afternoon at 2:30 to see Verne Lundquist, Gary Danielson and Tracy Wolfson call the day’s biggest game. The kick-six from the …

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Hello, 2019. Here’s to hoping we’re in for a great year of sports in Hattiesburg and Covington County. Before we get too invested, though, let’s take a quick look back at 2018. Here’s what will stick with me the most.

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There seems to be a growing discussion among college football connoisseurs about the possibility of playoff expansion in the not too distant future. As it stands right now, four teams are selected based off strength of schedule, head-to-head results against common opponents, championships wo…