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PETAL – Hattiesburg junior Tadrian Leflore picked the right time to have the best game of varsity career. In fact, it was his first start in the Hattiesburg secondary.

EATONVILLE – Lumberton head football coach Zach Jones had no doubt in his mind who he was going to count on to win Friday night’s season opener at North Forrest.

PURVIS – The Oak Grove football team begins practice every day with the “jumbo” package on offense. It was only fitting it would start the first game of the season with that same package.

When senior quarterback Ty Howell takes the field Friday night against Oak Grove, it’ll be the first time he’ll see live action – well, besides last Friday night’s jamboree – since last October in the second to last game of the regular season.

On this week’s episode, the first games of the high school regular season are the top of conversation. We go through all six games in the area, finishing the show with Oak Grove-Purvis – our Game of the Week – talk.

Campbell to begin pro career

By FROM SOUTHERN MISS,

HATTIESBURG – Former Southern Miss men's basketball standout Quinton Campbell has signed to play with Obras Sanitarias of Argentina's Liga Nacional de Básquet, as 

USM opens fall practice

By FROM SOUTHERN MISS,

HATTIESBURG – The first official step toward the 2017 football season was taken Wednesday morning for Southern Miss as Jay Hopson’s squad utilized an almost three-hour workout in Carlisle-Faulkner Field at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

Freeze resigns from Ole Miss

By ASSOCIATED PRESS,

Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigned Thursday after university officials found a "pattern of personal misconduct" that they found unacceptable.

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