Due to the injury to sophomore Will Allen, and Taylor Hightower no longer being a member of the team, the Rebels only have freshman Austin Knight and junior college transfer Kody Sepulveda as catchers on the roster.
Overbey has been working in practice at catcher because of the dwindling numbers behind the plate, so Bianco opted to give the corner infielder some game action against UT-Martin. (March 7, 2012, Page 7)
Almost 24 hours after he made what can now be referred to as “the catch,” Ole Miss third baseman Andrew Mistone is still fielding questions regarding his acrobatic snag that altered Sunday’s outcome in the Rebels’ favor.
For starters, Mistone doesn’t recall being able to see the contact made and then thinking to himself he better dive to his left with his glove open just right or a run will score.
The catch he made was all instinctual. (March 6, 2012, Page 6)
As recently as 2009, Brett Basham was wearing Ole Miss’ red and blue while playing baseball for the Rebels.
Fast forward to 2012 and Basham finds himself in a spot he couldn’t have predicted while he was in Oxford.
The former Rebel is now an assistant coach for the LSU-Eunice Bengals. (March 6, 2012, Page 7)
Ole Miss men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy said during Saturday’s postgame press conference his team didn’t do things easy.
Ole Miss pitcher Mike Mayers closed his eyes when he heard the muted ping resonate off the bat of Miami (Ohio) center fielder Alex Johnson.
Austin Knight didn’t pick the circumstance in which he made his first collegiate start, but he did make the most of his chances this weekend behind the plate for Ole Miss. (more…) (March 5, 2012, Page 8A)
The Lady Rebels’ season was put to rest Thursday courtesy of a 67-47 loss to Arkansas in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. One day later, Ladner made official what many thought might be coming regardless. (March 5, 2012, Page 9A)
BLOG: It all comes down to today.
After errors and an early deficit cost the No. 16 Rebels in Game 1 of the three-game series on Friday, Ole Miss came roaring back on Saturday to split the series and set up a winner-takes-all game today at Oxford-University Stadium.
First pitch is set for just after 1:30 p.m. (more…) (March 4, 2012)
Today, the Rebels will look to get back on track against the Redhawks with a 12:30 p.m. start. (more…) (March 3, 2012)
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