OXFORD • With roughly 1.7 million confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States, one from Lafayette County is getting special scrutiny.
OXFORD • Ole Miss lost one of its African-American athletics pioneers last Monday, but the memory of Ben Williams – and the lasting impact of those pioneers – lives on in the scholarship named for the All-American defensive tackle.
Ole Miss athletics posted an overall multi-year average of 991 and Mississippi State scored a 981.7 when NCAA Academic Progress Rates were released on Tuesday.
In an ordinary summer Trentice Imbler, a Tupelo business leader and active Ole Miss alumna, would be looking forward to gathering with friends and family on fall Saturdays outside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
OXFORD • Ole Miss helped itself in the basketball transfer market again on Friday – and this time won’t have to wait on an NCAA rules change for immediate assistance.
OXFORD – July 1 remains the target date for athletes to return to the Ole Miss campus, but a lot has to happen in the next 55 days to make that happen.
OXFORD • As college baseball stars – underclassmen and veterans alike – consider their place in the upcoming major league draft, they need to consider something else.
Editor’s note: The pandemic shut down spring sports just as things were getting interesting. We asked our Journal sports writers to reflect on some of the things they had been hoping to watch ...
The question of when college football will start is so overwhelming in these parts that it dwarfs the questions that will come from the trickle-down effect.
OXFORD • Not often does Ole Miss poach from the Big 10 to name a head coach, but the Rebels found experience and a track record of success when they announced Jamie Trachsel as softball coach last week.
OXFORD – Though most athletics directors believe there will be college football in 2020 the if and when remain unanswered questions.
OXFORD • The 2020 college football season is in limbo in light of the COVID-19 outbreak, and for Ole Miss, there’s the added uncertainty of a neutral-site opener.
Editor’s Note: All SEC spring sports have been cancelled by the COVID-19 outbreak including the first Grove Bowl at Ole Miss for new coach Lane Kiffin. This is a fictional account of what might have been ...
As the nation prepares for a restart amid what many believe is a flattening of the curve regarding COVID-19 cases and impact, not all facets of the summer sports world are at the starting line ready to go.
OXFORD • When Ole Miss women’s basketball coach Yolett McPhee- McCuin set about shaking up her coaching staff, she got more than she bargained for … a lot more.
OXFORD • When the former Ole Miss administration made the decision to part ways with the school’s winningest basketball coach, one driving factor stood tall above others: The NCAA Tournament.
Ole Miss and Mississippi State would just be coming off their weekend SEC baseball series in Starkville, if the coronavirus pandemic hadn’t ended the season in mid-March.
From different parts of the eastern seaboard, two Ole Miss baseball players ponder a future that may or may not include a resumption of their college careers.
Getting hit by a safety on a crossing pattern was an occupational hazard Bill Flowers learned to deal with as an Ole Miss receiver during the Eli Manning Era.
OXFORD – Ole Miss football coach Lane Kiffin has donated $20,000 as part of a $50,000 gift from a number of athletics leaders to “Rebel Aid,” the school’s effort to secure assistance to Ole Miss students during the COVID-19 outbreak.