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College basketball TV schedule: Feb. 18-23

COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON TV Thursday, Feb. 18 6 p.m. ESPN – Iowa at Wisconsin 6 p.m. ESPN2 – Houston at Wichita State 6 p.m. ESPNU ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

MHSAA basketball playoff games delayed yet again

Another day, another delay. For the third time this week the Mississippi High School Activities Association on Wednesday announced it will postpone the start of ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

SEC scuttles Thursday basketball schedule because of winter storm

… Aaaaannndd it’s gone. The men’s basketball game between LSU and Ole Miss was canceled Wednesday, just a few days after it was added to ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg native, Ole Miss football legend Richard Price dies at 81

Richard Price, who overcame a humble upbringing in Vicksburg to become one of the best football players in Ole Miss history, died Tuesday at the ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central basketball player Zy’kerri Segrest totaled 11 points and nine rebounds in a 42-36 loss to Murrah in the Region 4-6A tournament consolation game ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email to sports@vicksburgpost.com and include the name and phone number of a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss, Mississippi State postpone games because of storm

The winter weather that covered much of Mississippi in snow and ice also left Ole Miss and Mississippi State’s men’s basketball teams frozen in place. ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

MHSAA delays start of state basketball playoffs again

For the second time in as many days, the basketball playoff openers for Vicksburg High and Warren Central have been postponed. The Mississippi High School ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Underdog McDowell wins Daytona 500 in fiery finish

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Michael McDowell was glued to Brad Keselowski’s bumper, watching and waiting for his chance to win the Daytona 500. Joey ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

Vicksburg, Warren Central basketball playoff games postponed

Vicksburg High and Warren Central will have to wait a couple of extra days to begin their basketball playoff runs. First-round games involving the boys’ ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sports column: Opting out could cost Alcorn State

We’re two weeks away from the full start of College Football II: Electric Boogaloo, when the Southwestern Athletic Conference and other Football Championship Subdivision leagues ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central soccer player Tony King scored a goal to help his team win 2-1 in the Central Mississippi Soccer All-Star Game on Feb. 9. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email sports@vicksburgpost.com. Include the name and phone number of a contact person ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Missy Gators repeat as Region 4-5A champs

JACKSON — When they lost four starters from a team that reached the MHSAA Class 5A semifinals, there was plenty of concern about whether the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Callaway denies Vicksburg in boys’ Region 4-5A championship game

JACKSON — When he has a basketball in his hands, Daeshun Ruffin is like a magician. For his latest trick, he made the Vicksburg Gators’ ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

M-Braves, Shuckers will stay in Mississippi through 2031

PEARL — The Mississippi Braves will remain in Pearl for at least another decade, even as the rest of the minor league baseball landscape shifts ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy basketball player Marley Bufkin scored a team-high 17 points in a 64-21 win over Providence Classical Academy in the MAIS Class 2A ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Seasons end for Warren Central, Porter’s Chapel with tournament losses

The Warren Central Lady Vikes found no consolation in the consolation game. Kamren Edwards scored nine of her game-high 19 points in the fourth quarter, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

College basketball TV schedule: Feb. 11-16

COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON TV Thursday, Feb. 11 4 p.m. ESPN2 – Purdue at Minnesota 5 p.m. Pac-12 – Utah at California 6 p.m. ESPN – ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Warren Central soccer star Parker Green signs with Blue Mountain

A couple of months after he was hired as the men’s soccer coach at Blue Mountain College, Caryl Vogel was able to hit the recruiting ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Clinton clips Vikings in Region 4-6A tournament

Warren Central clinched a spot in the MHSAA Class 6A boys’ basketball playoffs on Tuesday, even though they didn’t walk off the court a winner. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Mallory Spencer, a fourth-grader pitcher for Tallulah Academy’s peewee fifth- and sixth-grade softball team, had six strikeouts in a total of six innings against Briarfield ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Gators push past Provine and into Region 4-5A championship game

All game long, Taylon Smith struggled to find his shooting touch. The Vicksburg High senior clanked a few 3-pointers off the rim, had one roll ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

PCA steamrolls Providence Classical in South State tournament

Nearly everyone on Porter’s Chapel Academy’s roster got to enjoy a taste of postseason success on Tuesday. Marley Bufkin scored a team-high 17 points, Zyer ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn State announces it will opt out of spring football season

LORMAN — Alcorn State University announced Tuesday it will opt out of the 2021 spring football season due to concerns related to the ongoing COVID-19 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Murrah out of Region 4-6A boys’ tournament; WC advances to Class 6A playoffs

Warren Central’s boys’ basketball team advanced to the MHSAA Class 6A playoffs without even taking a shot. Murrah was forced to bow out of the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Tallulah Academy tops PCA in baseball season opener

Eleven months after their last season was cut short, high school baseball teams returned to the diamond. Walker Sullivan went 2-for-2 with a double and ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Clinton holds off Warren Central in Region 4-6A tournament

Warren Central only let its guard down defensively for a minute Monday night — well, 2 ½ minutes to be precise — and paid the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

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