Mississippi Valley State Rumors & News

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Mississippi Valley State announces hiring of its next head coach

    CBS Sports "On Friday, Mississippi Valley State made Andre Payne's hiring official. He takes over as coach of the Delta Devils, meaning every D-I coaching spot has now been filled for the 2014-15 season. Payne previously coached at Wiley College, located in Marshall, Texas. His teams won two conference..." July 12

  • SWAC allows four ineligible teams in conference tournament

    CBS Sports "Last season, only seven teams played in the SWAC tournament as three teams were ineligible for the NCAA tournament due to APR penalties. This year, the league has decided to let every team play in the postseason tournament -- including four teams that are banned from the NCAA tournament for..." March 01