Southern Mississippi is going to be sitting out postseason play this year after self-imposing a ban following the investigation into Donnie Tyndall's time at the school. Well, it doesn't seem like postseason play would be in the question for the Golden Eagles anyway, as they fell to William Carey 84-78 on Monday night.
The California coach got emotional in front of his 18-year-old son for the first time during the Bears' trip to Australia. That's because there was a time when he didn't know if he'd ever see his son turn 18.
Tyson Waterman coached three former Southern Miss recruits at a prep school in South Carolina before joining Jay Ladner's staff at Southeastern Louisiana. His failure to cooperate with the NCAA's investigation into the Southern Miss program cost him his job, sources told CBSSports.com.
The NCAA has concluded its investigation into the Southern Miss men's basketball program and is expected to send a notice of allegations to the school at some point in the next week, a source told CBSSports.com on Wednesday.
Donnie Tyndall was fired after one season at Tennessee because of NCAA violations allegedly committed at Southern Miss while he was the Golden Eagles' head coach. He's still waiting for the NCAA to send a notice of allegations to USM.