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Markia Nix
Markia  Nix


Moss Point, Miss.

High School:
Moss Point

Last College:
Mississippi Gulf Coast CC





Women's Basketball Edged on Road by McNeese

Southern Miss women's basketball dropped a 57-55 decision to McNeese State


Getting to Know Markia Nix

Moss Point, Miss., native begins her senior season


Basketball Awards Announced at Postseason Banquet Wednesday Night

Both basketball programs tied a school record for victories during the 2013-14 season.


Basketball Awards Announced at Postseason Banquet Wednesday Night

Both basketball programs tied a school record for victories during the 2013-14 season.


C-USA Honors 128 Southern Miss Student-Athletes to Commissioner's Honor Roll


Women's Basketball vs Mississippi Valley

Women's Basketbal vs Mississippi Valley


Women's Basketball Team Runs Past Lamar 75-60

Faulkner ties WNIT record for most assists in a game with 13.


Women's Basketball Runs Past William Carey 90-49

Five Lady Eagles tally double-figure points.


Women's Basketball Survives Nicholls State 84-66

Four Lady Eagles tally 10 or more points.


Women's Basketball Runs Past South Alabama 93-68

Faulkner, Folsom, Jones notch 20-plus points apiece.

Turned in a solid season ... Provided immediate help at the three-four position ... Tough defensive player ... Adds speed and quickness ...

2013-14 (Junior): Played in all 34 games and drew 24 starts ... Averaged 5.8 points and 4.0 rebounds per game ... Had six points and seven rebounds against Mississippi State (3/24) ... Came off the bench to score 10 points against Lamar (3/20) ... Averaged 5.3 points and 4.0 rebounds in the C-USA Tournament ... Had eight points against UTEP in the semifinals (3/14) ... Was 3-for-3 from the field against ODU (3/13) ... Scored four points on 1-1 from the field and 2-2 from the line against North Texas (3/5) ... Tallied 10 points and four rebounds against UAB (2/26) ... Recorded a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds against FAU (2/22) ... Had eight points and six rebounds against FIU (2/19) ... Scored eight points and had five rebounds against Tulsa (2/15) ... Pulled down a team-best eight rebounds against Marshall (2/12) ... Three rebounds, two points and two steals against Charlotte (2/8) ... Three points, two rebounds and two steals versus Middle Tennessee (2/5) ... Tallied nine points and five rebounds to three assists against Rice (2/1) ... Four points and two steals against East Carolina (1/25) ... Nine points and five rebounds against UTEP (1/22) ... Scored six points and grabbed three rebounds against Tulane (1/18) ... Recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds against ODU (1/15) ... Dished out three assists and had three steals while score two points against UTSA (1/11) ... Also had four rebounds ... Tallied nine points, two rebounds and three steals against Louisiana Tech (1/8) ... Had seven points and five rebounds and three steals against Carey (1/4) ... Was 6-of-6 from the line while grabbing a team-best six rebounds against Nicholls (12/29) ... Had 11 points on 4-of-4 from the field and 3-of-4 from the line against UNO (12/21) ... Tallied two points and four assists against Grambling (12/18) ... Netted a team-best 16 points on 7-of-7 from the field and 2-of-2 from the line ... Scored two points and grabbed three rebounds against FAMU (11/30) ... Had two points and two rebounds against FGCU (11/23) ... Earned her first start against UALR (11/19), scoring two points to go with two rebounds and two assists ... Had three points and two rebounds and a steal against Hampton (11/16) ... Scored five points and grabbed five rebounds against South Alabama (11/12) ... Made her Southern Miss debut against West Alabama (11/8) ... Was 1of-1 from the field, grabbed two rebounds to go with two assists and a steal ... Played 20 minutes in the exhibition game ... Scored three points and grabbed three rebounds and had three steals ...

Junior College
A two-year letterwinner at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College where she played for Melanie Stone ... Averaged 13.3 points and 9.7 rebounds per game as a sophomore to go with 2.6 assists ... Earned MACJC first team all-state and all-Region 23 honors ... A MACJC all-star participant ... Received the MGCCC rebounding award ... As a freshman, averaged 7.5 points and 5.6 rebounds.

High School
High School: A four-year letterwinner at Moss Point High School ... Averaged 17 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and three steals under coach Sheila Smith ... Earned all-state and all-district honors ... Top 10% on Superintendents list.

Daughter of Mary and Roy Stewart ... An exercise science major.


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