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EMCC women claim program-best, fourth-place team finish at College National Finals Rodeo 

CASPER, Wyo. — Led by championship-round appearances from barrel racer Jaylie Matthews and breakaway roper Blair Bryant, the East Mississippi Community College women’s rodeo team ... Read more

1 hour ago by Special to the Item.

College World Series Record 21 Strikeouts Lead No. 3 Mississippi State Baseball Past No. 2 Texas

Bednar fans 15 batters, Sims follows with six to set CWS single-game strikeout record in CWS opener STARKVILLE – An RBI triple, a sacrifice fly and ... Read more

1 hour ago by Special to the Item.

Doug Nikhazy Unanimous First Team All-American After ABCA Selection

Nikhazy Becomes Third Unanimous First Team All-American in Ole Miss Baseball History GREENSBORO, N.C. – It’s unanimous: Doug Nikhazy is a First Team All-American. Nikhazy added his fourth ... Read more

1 hour ago by Special to the Item.

Pearl River secures signature of coveted forward

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — The Pearl River men’s basketball team boosted its 2021-2022 signing class with the addition of Harrison Central forward Carlous Williams. “Every recruiting class needs ... Read more

2 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Roderick Woods hired as EMCC’s assistant women’s basketball coach

SCOOBA — With nearly 20 years of women’s basketball coaching experience at the collegiate level, Roderick Woods has been hired as an assistant women’s basketball coach ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Touki Toussaint to make rehab appearance with M-Braves on 25th birthday Sunday

PEARL, MS – The Mississippi Braves are excited to announce that Atlanta Braves right-hander Touki Toussaint (TWO-key TWO-sahnt) will make his second rehab appearance at Trustmark Park during ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

M-Braves walk-off Barons on Saturday for fourth-straight win

PEARL, MS – The Mississippi Braves won their fourth-straight game on Saturday night at Trustmark Park, 3-2, over the Birmingham Barons on a walk-off wild ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

WCU left-hander helps prep French Open champion

On Sunday, tennis fans were on their feet in Paris as Novak Djokovic rallied from two sets down to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas in a thrilling ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to the Item.

Ole Miss 2022 ITA draft results:

TEMPE, Ariz. – Ole Miss men’s tennis will play at home as the No. 14 overall seed and top seed in the Oxford regional, and ... Read more

4 days ago by Special to the Item.

M-Braves alum Kyle Muller promoted to Atlanta

PEARL, MS — The Atlanta Braves announced that M-Braves alum Kyle Muller had been promoted to the major league roster on Wednesday afternoon. Muller, a ... Read more

4 days ago by Special to the Item.

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