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Delta State Basketball VSU men 81, DSU 69 The four game winning streak of the Delta State University Statesmen came to a close as they lost to the Valdosta State University Blazers Sunday night in Gulf South Conference men’s basketball action at the Complex in Valdosta, Ga.
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Statesmen use solid “D” to win third straight

  The Delta State University Statesmen kept their season moving in the right direction here Tuesday night at the Walter Sillers Coliseum.  The Statesmen won their third in a row by defeating the University of Alabama-Huntsville Chargers 62-50 in a key Gulf South Conference match-up. DSU improved to 6-7 with a…
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Tyler lived life to the fullest

Life is a hard thing to figure out, particularly when something tragic happens. When I heard the news of Cleveland Central High School student-athlete Larry Tyler III’s death, I was in complete shock. It’s heartbreaking when a young 17-year-old like Tyler is taken from us. When I think of Tyler,…
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Championship games for Saturday set

SHAW — After two grueling nights, the table has now been set to determine the best teams in the Bolivar County Basketball Tournament. The Broad Street Lady Jaguars (8-1) will play the Cleveland Central Lady Wolves (8-2) in the girls championship game, while the John F. Kennedy Hornets (6-10) will play the…
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Statesmen ranked No. 1 in CBN preseason poll

The Delta State University Statesmen had a great season on the baseball diamond in 2017. They went 45-13, won the Gulf South Conference Title, the South Region Championship and advanced to the NCAA Division II World Series. DSU run last year didn’t go unnoticed. In fact, expectations for DSU will…
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Townsend rules the boards for Wildcats

    In the game of basketball there are many skills that come in to play. Shooting, ball handling and passing are always at the top of most players list. Having all those skills are great, but you can't pass, shoot or dribble if you don't have the ball and…
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