Browsing: University of Southern Mississippi

In a season that was filled with many high hopes and aspirations, the Southern Miss football team will play its final game of the season on Saturday against the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

The 2014 Conference USA Football Media Day will take place tomorrow in Irving, Texas. Each university in the conference will be represented by its respective head coach and two-student athletes to discuss the upcoming season.

Not to long ago, former Southern Miss baseball player Brian Dozier was hitting base hits and home runs at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg, Miss. Now, the Minnesota Twins second baseman will participate in the 20th annual Gillete Home Run Derby next Monday, as a part of the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star events.

After losing 9-8 against East Carolina Wednesday night in the opening round of the C-USA baseball tournament, defense down the stretch allowed third-seeded Southern Miss to squeeze past second-seeded University of Alabama-Birmingham 4-3 Thursday afternoon at Pete Taylor Park.