OXFORD – Ole Miss basketball picked up an important verbal commitment from a graduate transfer Sunday.
OXFORD • Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco will begin meeting later this week with veteran players to get an idea how the NCAA’s eligibility ruling – and other fallout from the COVID-19 outbreak – might affect the Rebels moving ahead.
The NCAA will permit spring sport athletes – such as baseball, softball and lacrosse players – who had their seasons shortened by the coronavirus outbreak to use an additional year of eligibility.
OXFORD • When normalcy returns to college athletics the time away will have a bigger impact on some teams than others, Ole Miss coach Lane Kiffin said.
Ole Miss guard Breein Tyree and Mississippi State forward Reggie Perry have been named to the National Associated of Basketball Coaches All-District first team.
While the NCAA has said it will allow spring athletes an extra season of eligibility, the same could be true for winter sports also, but basketball players might have to wait longer for clarity.
In trying to find the silver lining in these unusual times the best I can come up with is that Ole Miss made the SEC basketball tournament semifinals.
Looking Back: The Rebels lost 81-63 to Georgia in one of only two games played in the 2020 SEC tournament. After Wednesday’s two games between the last four-seeded teams, the remaining games were canceled due to coronavirus fears.
MONROE, La. - Ole Miss third baseman Tyler Keenan went 4 for 5 with two home runs and six RBIs as No. 8 Ole Miss completed a two-game sweep at Louisiana-Monroe with an 18-7 victory Wednesday.
NASHVILLE • As SEC athletics directors met Wednesday to consider drastic changes for the basketball tournament, Ole Miss struggled against a Georgia team that got minimal scoring from its best player.
NASHVILLE • Ole Miss and Georgia will fight to extend their seasons tonight, one of two games in the pre-party to the first major day of play in the SEC Tournament.
Tim Elko’s two-run double in the sixth inning helped No. 8 Ole Miss break through in a tie game, and the Rebels went on to defeat Louisiana-Monroe 6-3 at Warhawk Field on Tuesday night.
Ole Miss third baseman Tyler Keenan has been named co-player of the week in the SEC, the fourth-straight week an Ole Miss player has been honored by the conference.
Looking Back: The Rebels won 75-67 against Missouri in their final home game but three days later shot just 29.4 percent from the floor and lost 69-44 at Mississippi State.
Mississippi State closed out the regular season with a 69-44 win over Ole Miss to secure the No. 4 seed and earn a double-bye in the SEC Tournament. Head coaches Ben Howland and Kermit Davis Jr. discussed the game with the media along with MSU players Reggie Perry, Nick Weatherspoon and Tyso…
OXFORD • Doug Nikhazy threw six innings of no-hit baseball, and No. 9 Ole Miss defeated Princeton 15-0 before a sparse gathering at Swayze Field Friday.
OXFORD – Senior Night was not a breeze for Breein Tyree, but ultimately he willed the Rebels to a 75-67 win over Missouri before 6,887 at The Pavilion Wednesday.
OXFORD • The sudden separation from the most successful coach in Ole Miss softball history gave the program a short-term image hit, athletics director Keith Carter said.