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Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83
by The Associated Press
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ford tabbed for NJCAA Hall of Fame
A true legend that lifted Northeast Mississippi Community College’s already well established hoops tradition to unparalleled heights is set to receive one of the highest individual accolades in the...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Basketball
Saturday’s Games (G) Belmont 45, Corinth 33 Corinth 7 9 9 8 -- 33 Belmont 13 19 7 6 -- 45 CORINTH: Aundrea Adams 7, Parker Peterson 6, Teosha Boyd 5, Tyesha Gunn 4, Jamia Kirk 3, Kristen Herman 2. ...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nowitzki's late points do in Grizzlies
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points, including the last eight for Dallas in the final 2 minutes, and the Mavericks defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 103-95 on Monday. The Grizzlies took a...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Corinth takes two easy ones at TC
IUKA -- The Corinth Lady Warriors allowed just seven more points than they had steals Friday night. Corinth recorded 19 steals -- seven by Arika Payne -- among 32 Tishomingo County turnovers and ro...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones: Keeping Bryant, Murray a 'challenge'
IRVING, Texas -- The question of DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant staying in Dallas could end up a tough choice between the NFL rushing leader or the league's highest-scoring receiver. Cowboys owner J...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnett sends Biggersville to sweep
BIGGERSVILLE -- Cameron Barnett thwarted Blue Mountain’s fourth-quarter comeback. Barnett’s bucket with 1.5 seconds remaining sent the Lions to a 65-64 win over the Cougars. Blue Mountain (12-7) tr...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilcher bowls 289 as KHS rolls to victory
Jacob Wilcher flirted with a perfect game as Kossuth easily claimed a pair of four-team bowling contests on Saturday. Wilcher bowled a 289 game and a 668 series as Kossuth turned in a total pin fal...
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alcorn County Tournament -- Boys' Title Games
Results since 1950, and scores since 1955, for the boys’ championship game of the Alcorn County Tournament. Year Champ Runner-up 2015 Corinth 96 Kossuth 54 2014 Corinth 40 Biggersville 38 OT 2013 C...
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alcorn County Tournament -- Boys Tidbits
Various documented records of the Alcorn County Boys’ Basketball Tournament since 1950. Championships (66): Corinth 41, Alcorn Central 9, Kossuth 9, Biggersville 4, Farmington 2, Glendale 1. Champi...
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Similar squads meet in ICC-NE rivalry
BOONEVILLE -- A huge rivalry matchup awaits the Northeast Mississippi Community College basketball programs when league action returns to the City of Hospitality following a month-long hiatus. The ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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