NEW ORLEANS (WTVA) - The Sun Belt Conference officially announced the addition of the University of Southern Mississippi into the league.
Southern Miss will become members no later than July 1, 2023.
Please join us in welcoming @USMGoldenEagles to the Sun Belt Conference. ☀️
— Sun Belt (@SunBelt) October 26, 2021
The university has spent almost two decades in Conference USA.
The Sun Belt is currently comprised of Appalachian State University, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas State University, Coastal Carolina University, Georgia Southern University, Georgia State University, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, the University of Louisiana Monroe, the University of South Alabama, the University of Texas Arlington, Texas State University and Troy University.