Through five games of season, Southern Miss still hasn’t broken the 500-yard mark for rushing yards. It sits at 493 yards and only two rushing touchdowns on 159 carries, which is good for 124th in the country.
Kwadra Griggs, last season’s Southern Miss starting quarterback, returned to the team for Friday’s practice. The redshirt senior was suspended indefinitely in August, “pending resolution of a student conduct matter.”
USM announced Friday Griggs has been reinstated in good standing.
Eddie Hicks never quit during his playing days at Southern Miss in the late 2000s.
True Freshman Trace Clopton is more experienced than an average freshman who just completed his second college practice. Nearly a month after helping Team Mississippi win the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game at Southern Miss’ M.M. Roberts Stadium last December, he was getting adjusted to college life.
IRVING, Texas – Conference USA Commissioner Judy MacLeod announced today a new multi-year contract with ESPN. The agreement triples ESPN’s inventory of C-USA events from the previous deal to include more than 175 events on ESPN+ and ESPN3 for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, Southern Miss Assistant Athletic Director, Jack Duggan, graces us with his presence with an interview. Camal, Andrew and Jack discuss Jack’s playing days in high school and at Southern Miss, how he got into the business and fun USM stories.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, Hattiesburg coach Joe Hartfield joins Camal and Andrew from the start.
HATTIESBURG – After being held out of a start last week at Florida International, and only pitching one inning two weeks ago against Western Kentucky, junior Nick Sandlin returned to the Southern Miss rotation Saturday.
HATTIESBURG – A day after Southern Miss used its fourth walk-off of the season to beat the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns, the Golden Eagles couldn’t find anymore Pete Taylor magic in Game 2 of the two-game midweek series.