South Jones vs. Long Beach: Key Moments from 09/29
Catch the thrilling highlights from the 09/29 match between South Jones and Long Beach. Experience the adrenaline rush, the strategic plays, and the unforgettable moments that defined this epic showdown. Don't miss out on this exciting recap!
Watch Hattiesburg, George County football players fight in handshake line after overtime game
LUCEDALE – A fight broke out on the field following Friday night’s high school football game between George County and Hattiesburg. The two teams were going through the handshake line at midfield when tempers flared. Coaches from both sides and law enforcement that was already on the field separated the teams.
Oak Grove Quarterback AJ Maddox Named Player of the Week
Catch the latest on Player of the Week, Oak Grove's star quarterback, AJ Maddox. Discover the skills, strategies, and sheer determination that make this athlete stand out on the field. Don't miss this exclusive insight into a rising football star's journey.
Jeremy McClain’s Message to USM Fans
HATTTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Golden Eagles,. I hope this message finds you all well! It is hard to believe October is already here and the new academic year is in full swing. We are excited about year two in the Sun Belt Conference as we look to continue building on the momentum created from our inaugural season. As we close out September, several of our teams are deep into their seasons, with many already entering conference play.
Hattiesburg vs. George County: Key Moments from 09/29
Catch the thrilling highlights from the 09/29 match between Hattiesburg and George County. Experience the adrenaline rush, the strategic plays, and the unforgettable moments that defined this epic showdown. Don't miss out on this exciting recap!
Southern Miss football stages another furious rally, but also raises a serious question
HATTIESBURG – Frank Gore Jr. was soft-spoken after Saturday's loss to Texas State. He’s not necessarily known for being a quiet guy, but with four straight losses now for Southern Miss football, that’s the way it’s been for the month of September. But at one point during his press conference inside the Golden Eagles’ weight room, Gore raised his voice ever so slightly. It came at the very end, almost as if he was attempting to...
Notre Dame commit Deuce Knight returns to George County, but falls in OT to Hattiesburg
LUCEDALE, Miss. – Deuce Knight has a new piece of apparel on his uniform. George County’s four-star quarterback took the field Friday against Hattiesburg (4-2) with a white towel tucked between his pants and his jersey. At the very top was a small navy blue Notre Dame logo. ...
Ole Miss Takes Out LSU While USM Continues to Suffer in Week 5
Please note that this post contains affiliate links and any sales made through such links will reward MageeNews.com a small commission – at no extra cost to you. Much like last week, Mississippi’s teams struggled. However, a few pulled through and got a win. Ole Miss got a breath of relief in a win over LSU, while State and USM continued to struggle against their in-conference opponents. So, let’s take a look at what happened this weekend with Ole Miss and Southern Miss.
Texas State's awesome 90-yard play turns into touchback for Southern Miss
Ismael Mahdi had one reception for 90 yards in Texas State’s 50-36 win on Saturday against Southern Miss. The play became a highlight for a couple of reasons, the last of which was not favorable. It looked like TJ Finley was about to be sacked but he somehow got...
MHSAA’S WEST JONES DEFEATS MAIS’ JACKSON PREP 21-6 IN BATTLE OF UNDEFEATED POWERHOUSES
West Jones High did what only two MHSAA football teams had ever done to Jackson Prep: beat the Patriots in the first meeting against the MAIS perineal powerhouse. And the Mustangs also did to Prep what no team had done in 20 years. West Jones, with a standout defensive front...
McNellis Strong: Mississippi rallies around coach’s Stage 4 cancer battle
Southern Miss women’s basketball head coach Joye Lee-McNelis remains #McNelisStrong following the diagnosis that her stage 4 lung cancer, adenocarcinoma, has recurred. Entering her 20th-year at the helm of Lady Eagle basketball, McNelis has no plans on taking a backseat in coaching as Southern Miss looks to defend its Sun Belt Conference regular season title.
Sports Zone Saturday: Redemption week for Ole Miss, MSU, and USM
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – College football is in full swing in Mississippi with games on Saturday, September 30. The Sports Zone team has special coverage ahead of the games! The Sports Zone Saturday show will air from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on WJTV 12 News. No. 20 Ole Miss will face No. 13 Louisiana […]
Defense and special teams shine in Heidelberg's district win over Richton
Heidelberg dominated where it mattered most Friday night, scoring two touchdowns on special teams plays while the Oilers’ defensive front had its way against Richton’s offensive front, giving the Oilers a shutout victory in their district opener. “Our guys have been playing well the whole time even early...
Friday Night Football Showdown Part One (09/29/23)
Highlights from Poplarville, Hattiesburg, Meridian, Long Beach, and Hancock.
Hattiesburg rallies past George County in overtime, 34-28
228sports.com – Curtis Rockwell – 2023-09-29 23:14:15. SUMMARY: The Hattiesburg Tigers defeated the George County Rebels in an exciting 34-28 overtime win. The Tigers fought back from an eight-point deficit in the final minute of regulation to secure the victory. George County quarterback Deuce Knight made his first appearance of the season and accounted for three second-half scores to give his team the lead. However, Hattiesburg quickly responded with back-to-back scores to take the lead. The game ended in a tie and went into overtime, where Hattiesburg's Tavares Wade scored the winning touchdown. The Rebels lost their second game of the season, dropping their record to 4-2.
09/29 Highlights: McComb v. Laurel
SUMMARY: In the second quarter, McComb is leading the game 14-10 and decides to go for it on 4th down, but the Tigers are unable to convert. Laurel then tries a trick play on 4th down, but the Tigers sniff it out and recover the ball. McComb's offense gets a chance to add to their lead, with QB Jamarcus Pittman finding WR Sanfrisco Magee over the middle. However, penalties force McComb to take a shot to end the half, but they are unsuccessful. The score remains 14-10 in favor of McComb.
George County comes up short in overtime battle to Hattiesburg High, 34-28 final
Www.youtube.com – WXXV 25 – 2023-09-30 12:22:36. SUMMARY: In a week six matchup, George County faced off against a strong opponent with the return of four-star quarterback and Notre Dame commit, Deuce Knight. The game started off slow for the George County Rebels, with their first possession resulting in a turnover. However, Knight showed off his skills with some impressive plays, including a touchdown that unfortunately got called back. The game ended in overtime, with the Tigers coming out on top with a final score of 34-28. Both teams now have a record of 4-2.
Progress being made on baseball diamonds at Petal sportsplex
Catch a glimpse of the ongoing construction on the baseball diamonds at the sportsplex in Petal. Stay updated with the progress and see how this new addition is set to transform the local sports scene. Don't miss out on this exciting development!
USM’s McNelis intends to remain at helm despite return of cancer
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - University of Southern Mississippi women’s basketball head coach Joye Lee-McNelis has every intention of remaining as the head of the 2023-24 version of the Lady Eagles despite the recurrence of lung cancer. “I am truly blessed to have my family and many prayer warriors who...
EC Warriors Fall to Jones Bobcats 38-7
The East Central Community College Warriors were back at Bailey Stadium in Decatur tonight playing the nationally ranked Bobcats of Jones College from Ellisville. The Bobcats were up 24-0 at the halftime break. The EC Warriors defense scored the only points in the 3rd quarter scoring a touchdown after the ball was fumbled by the Bobcats deep in their own territory. However Jones would score a couple of touchdowns in the final quarter giving them the 38-7 win over the Warriors.