The Pine Belt Sports Drive

The Pine Belt Sports Drive is the perfect way for any sports fan to make the long drive home from work. Real sports talk from a southern perspective. Football, baseball, basketball, from the high school level on up to the pros. If it matters to you in South Mississippi, it’s being talked about on The Pine Belt Sports Drive.

It all starts Mondays, with the Black and Gold edition of The Pine Belt Sports Drive, hosted by the WMXI/WFOR sports director, Southern Miss insider, editor, and publisher of Big Gold Nation, Heath Hinton. All things Southern Miss are discussed, from breaking down the latest games to unique and interesting interviews with Southern Miss coaches and sports media.

Tuesday and Thursday, Andrew Abadie continues with all of the sports that matter to the Pine Belt.  Andrew, a native of New Orleans, LA, is an aspiring sportscaster, reporter, and sports journalist. He is currently majoring in the emphasis of Broadcast Journalism, formally with a minor in sports management at the University of Southern Mississippi, and aspires to cover Hattiesburg Prepretory Sports, and Southern Miss Athletics. He is the creater, and host of “HubCitySportsTalk”, on WUSM 88.5 FM; as well as, the co-host of our very own, “Pine Belt Sports Drive”, on WMXI 98.1 FM, and WFOR 92.7 FM. He is a major contributor to “PineBeltSports”, and co-hosts, and produces the “PineBeltSports Podcast”, serves as the Executive Editor of the “Student Printz”, freelances for the Hattiesburg American, and performs play-by-play/color commentating for the University of Southern Miss Women’s Softball, on WFOR 92.7 FM – The Score.

In addition, Heath Hinton hosts every Wednesday, and Friday with special guest Brian Grantham.


The Saturday Morning Roundtable

Andrew and Heath host the Pine Belt Sports Drive Saturday Morning Roundtable from 11 AM to 12 PM at Buffalo Wild Wings.

We’re talkin’ sports five nights a week, every week, from 5 PM to 6 PM. The Pine Belt Sports Drive, and every weekend on The Saturday Morning Roundtable.

Only on News Radio, WMXI 98.1 FM and WFOR 92.7 FM, The Score!



Call in or listen live…
5:00 (PM) and 6:00 (PM), CST. (MTUWF)
5:00 (PM) – 5:30 (PM), CST. (Thu)
11:00 (AM) – 12:00 (AM), CST. (Sat)


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