Posts Tagged Mississippi

Mississippi’s Coleby leaving men’s basketball program

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s Dwight Coleby is leaving the basketball program, creating a sizable hole in the Rebels’ frontcourt rotation.

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Bramlett pitches Alabama past Mississippi 6-1 in SEC tourney

Alabama starting pitcher Geoffrey Bramblett (15) throws a pitch during the first inning against Mississippi in the Southeastern Conference college baseball tournament, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Geoffrey Bramlett pitched a complete game and struck out 10 batters, leading Alabama to a 6-1 victory over Mississippi Tuesday in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament.

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Southern Mississippi’s McMahon wins Ferriss Trophy

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — After three mostly mediocre seasons at Southern Mississippi, James McMahon’s final year with the Golden Eagles has been one to remember.

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Blues great BB King leaves legacy in his native Mississippi

In this photo taken May 6, 2015,  a wall mural of B.B. King overlooks a downtown parking area in Indianola, Miss. King claimed Indianola as his hometown after moving there as a teenager. The influence of the acclaimed "King of the Blues," is seen throughout the small Mississippi Delta town. King died Thursday night, May 14, 2015, at age 89 in Las Vegas, where he had been in hospice care. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — Outside Indianola, B.B. King was a blues superstar, a guitar legend who inspired Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and countless other musicians.

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