Here is the latest Mississippi sports from The AP
MADISON, Miss. (AP) — Nicholas Thompson and Daniel Summerhays are tied for the lead going into the final round of the Sanderson Farms Championship. Summerhays waited out a rain delay of 1 hour, 17 minutes before making his final 19-foot putt for birdie, finishing with a 3 under 69 on Saturday at Annandale Golf Club. He also led last week going into the final round of the John Deere Classic before finishing fourth.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Middle Tennessee State suspended three football players Saturday after they were charged with a series of crimes. Coach Rick Stockstill referenced "charges" in a statement released by the university, and The Daily News Journal of Murfreesboro said defensive tackle J.D. Jones was charged with two counts of domestic aggravated assault, and cornerback Rodney O'Neal and defensive tackle Marcus Robinson were each charged with two counts of aiding and abetting.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee women's basketball great Mary Ostrowski, who helped the Lady Vols reach three Final Fours in the 1980s, has died at age 51. Her sister, Beth Hundman, says Ostrowski died Friday night in Bristol, Va. Hundman says her sister was diagnosed in 2007 with a type of blood cancer.
JOILET, Ill. (AP) — Elliott Sadler says Regan Smith reached out to him this week, and the NASCAR drivers talked about their confrontation following last weekend's Nationwide race in New Hampshire. Feud over? Well, not exactly.Sadler says he's still upset after Smith spun him around on a restart toward the end of last Saturday's race in Loudon. After Sadler went on to finish 18th, he angrily told Smith he would not win the series title this year.