3 Southern Miss. athletes injured in incident

A spokeswoman says three University of Southern Mississippi
athletes have been injured off campus, and police say three people
are in critical condition after being shot at a club.

However, neither spokeswoman Beth Taylor nor police would say
whether the three people shot were the athletes.

Taylor would not say how the athletes were hurt or provide more
details about the incident. Taylor would not identify the students
but says the school will hold a news conference at 1:30 p.m.

Hattiesburg Police Sgt. Allen Murray says three people were shot
outside of a club early Sunday morning, but he would not identify
them or say whether those people were students at the

Murray says the three are in critical condition.