OXFORD – The Ole Miss men’s basketball team is back in action tonight at 6:30 against Norfolk State at The Pavilion.
OXFORD • With No. 1 LSU in town Saturday night, Ole Miss coach Matt Luke hopes the Rebels can excel in one-fifth of the playing field to make it a four-quarter game.
OXFORD • Whether or not John Rhys Plumlee becomes the uncontested starting quarterback in two final Ole Miss remains to be seen, but at least one thing was proven in a lopsided win over struggling New Mexico State on Saturday.
OXFORD • Freshmen running back Jerrion Ealy and Jarod “Snoop” Conner could be featured prominently in Saturday night game stories and Sunday morning headlines.
OXFORD • Several newcomers will play key roles for Ole Miss this season, but it was a veteran – of sorts – that fueled the Rebels in a 69-43 win over Division II Mississippi College Monday.
OXFORD • In its second season under coach Kermit Davis, Ole Miss basketball has big shoes to fill at the 3 – the small forward position – with the departure of Terence Davis.
Mississippi State was able to snap out of a four-game losing skid on Saturday with a 54-24 victory at Arkansas, while a Ole Miss upset bid at then-No. 11 Auburn came up short in a 20-14 loss, the Rebels’ third straight.
AUBURN, Ala. • Ole Miss found a way to get in some punches against the Auburn defensive front, and the Rebels found themselves with a chance to win on the game’s final play.
OXFORD • Former FedEx executive Mike Glenn, who co-chaired Ole Miss search committees for football coach in 2011 and athletics director in 2012, will now chair the school’s search for its next vice chancellor for intercollegiate athletics.
Tuesday’s unanimous decision by the NCAA Board of Governors, affirming the rights of college athletes to benefit from the "use of their name, image and likeness” is just the first step on a long road.
The recent era of elite post players dominating Southeastern Conference women’s basketball may have ended with Mississippi State’s Teaira McCowan following former South Carolina star A’ja Wilson into the WNBA.
The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum last week announced its Class of 2020. The six new inductees, a group as accomplished as it is diverse, will bring to 322 the number of Hall of Famers enshrined at the museum in Jackson.
Mississippi State graduate guard Jordan Danberry garnered All-SEC first team honors from the league’s coaches on Tuesday while her teammate, junior forward Chloe Bibby, was tabbed as a second team selection.
OXFORD • As Ole Miss coach Matt Luke tries to help young players develop en route to building his football team, he hasn’t overlooked the recruiting piece of the equation.