Category: News & Updates

USM football legend Reggie Collier to speak at 2019 C Spire Conerly Presentaion

Posted on: October 31,2019

Jackson, Miss. – (October 31, 2019) – Former Southern Miss football legend Reggie Collier will be the featured keynote speaker at the 2019 C Spire Conerly Trophy awards program on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at the Country Club of Jackson.  The C Spire Conerly Trophy is presented annually to the top college football player in Mississippi […]

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame Announces the Class of 2020

Posted on: October 22,2019

JACKSON, Miss., (October 14, 2019) – The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the newest members selected to our Hall of Fame. “This six-person class is diverse in gender, color and sports they represent” according to Bill Blackwell, Executive Director of the Museum. The addition of the six new members brings the […]

MSU’s Mangum Becomes First Player to Capture a Second C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Posted on: May 20,2019

JACKSON, Miss., (May 10, 2019) – For the first time in the 16-year history of the C Spire Ferriss Trophy, the award has a two-time winner.  Mississippi State centerfielder, Jake Mangum, who won the award as a freshman in 2016, took home the bronze trophy today, awarded annually\ to the most outstanding college baseball player. […]

Five finalists named for 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Posted on: May 13,2019

Players from two nationally-ranked teams dominated the list of finalists announced for the 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy, which annually honors the top college baseball player in Mississippi. Chosen by Major League Baseball scouts and college baseball coaches in Mississippi, the five finalists include two players each from Mississippi State and Ole Miss and one […]

C Spire Gillom and C Spire Howell Trophies return to Starkville

Posted on: March 11,2019

JACKSON, Miss., (March 11, 2019) – Mississippi State players have won both the C Spire Gillom Trophy which goes to the state’s most outstanding female basketball player and the C Spire Howell Trophy emblematic of the most outstanding male basketball player.  For the men, Quinndary Weatherspoon made it two in a row after capturing the […]