Byline: Jim Mashek
HATTIESBURG, Miss. _ James Green met with his Southern Miss basketball team one last time Friday afternoon, a day before the Golden Eagles face East Carolina on Senior Day at Reed Green Coliseum.
"It was pretty emotional," junior guard David Haywood said.
Green, 43, resigned as the Eagles' coach on Friday, after compiling a 123-109 record in eight seasons at Southern Miss. Green led Southern Miss to the 2000-2001 Conference USA championship and took the Golden Eagles to the NIT three times. Associate head coach Jeff Norwood will serve as the Eagles' head coach in today's game against East Carolina and next week in the Conference …