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NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced on Tuesday the addition of The University of Southern Mississippi into the league after a unanimous vote of the Sun Belt CEOs. Southern Miss will become members no later than July 1, 2023. 

The Watauga High boy's soccer team celebrated Senior Night on Monday night by beating Freedom; two App State football players receive weekly honors from the Sun Belt; the Sun Belt will hold a press conference at Southern Mississippi today; Caroline Farthing of the WHS volleyball team receives a weekly honor, and she and her teammates host a second-round state playoff game tonight at Lentz-Eggers Gym. For more on these stories,. and for more sports news, please click on the link below....

The App State women's soccer team finished the regular season with two straight wins, and two Mountaineers are rewarded for their efforts by the Sun Belt Conference; Watauga High volleyball hosts a second-round state playoff game tonight; High School Overtime has released its playoff projections for football and soccer. Just where were the Pioneers seeded? For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

Division-leading App State (5-2, 2-1 Sun Belt) plays host to ULM (4-3, 2-2) on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Boone.

Here are App State's game notes for this week. This link will provide the most up-to-date version with any corrections/updates made as the week goes on.