JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Jesse Hosket threw for 187 yards and ran for a touchdown, leading French Camp to a 27-6 victory over Smithville in the Mississippi 1A state championship yesterday. French Camp jumped out to a 21-0 halftime lead and coasted to its first state championship.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Calvin Moore threw three touchdown passes as Bassfield rolled past Calhoun City 48-7 to claim the Mississippi Class 2A state championship for the second straight year. It was the Yellowjackets' sixth state title in school history.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Panthers coach Ron Rivera says running back DeAngelo Williams and two other starters will return for tomorrow night's key divisional showdown with the New Orleans Saints. Both teams are 9-3. Williams missed last Sunday's game against Tampa Bay with a quadriceps contusion, but Rivera says he is ready to play and will start.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Former Southern Mississippi basketball coach M.K. Turk died yesterday. He was 71. Turk led the Golden Eagles for 20 seasons from 1976 to 1996 and finished with a school-record 301 victories, two NCAA tournament appearances and six NIT appearances, including one NIT championship.
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