3-time Mississippi state champion guard Rashad Bolden signs with Southern Miss basketball

Bolden grew up idolizing and emulating his father Randy, the head basketball coach at Division II Mississippi College. In the end, he decided the merits of playing Division 1 Southern Miss for coach Jay Ladner out-weighed playing for his father.

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Dylan Brumfield hits game-winning lay-up in overtime to lift Oak Grove over Terry in MHSAA 6A boys basketball playoffs

Brumfield made a lay-up with eight seconds left in overtime to lift Oak Grove past Terry 59-57 in the second round of the MHSAA Class 6A Boys Basketball Playoffs on Thursday night.

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Top-ranked Clinton rolls past Hernando 73-49 in second round of MHSAA 6A boys basketball playoffs

With the win, the Arrows (18-1) advanced to the third round of the MHSAA 6A Boys Basketball State Tournament. They’ll travel to Tupelo Saturday with a trip to the tournament semifinals in Jackson on the line.

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Tom Lee, Caleb Kent lead Madison Central past DeSoto Central in 1st round of MHSAA 6A boys basketball playoffs (video)

The Jags whipped DeSoto Central 68-46 behind some solid defense and the hot hand of sharpshooters Tom Lee and Caleb Kent to advance to the second round of the MHSAA 6A Boys Basketball State Tournament.

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Vote now: Who should be SBLive’s Mississippi high school boys basketball player of the week?

Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Mississippi high school boys basketball player of the week for Feb. 8-14 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff.

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Winter storm in Mississippi forces MHSAA to push back first round of 2021 basketball playoffs (updated brackets)

With a winter storm moving into Mississippi that will bring snow, ice and high temperatures in the 20s, the MHSAA has moved the first round of the 2021 boys and girls basketball playoffs to Thursday (girls) and Friday (boys).

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