As part of Grove Bowl Week festivities, the Chucky Mullins Courage Award banquet has been set for April 14 at 7 p.m. at the Indoor Practice Facility on the Ole Miss campus. Mullins’s head coach at Ole Miss, Billy Brewer, will serve as speaker for the banquet, which fans are encouraged to attend. (more…) (March 25, 2011, Page 8A)
With the immediate future of closer Jake Morgan somewhat unknown because of his recent injury, it was important for Brett Huber to have a strong showing against Samford on Tuesday — which he did. (more…)
A league currently embroiled in a lockout stemming from extreme disagreements over financial disbursements and future contracts hasn’t swayed 15 former Ole Miss players from following their dream of playing in the NFL. (more…)
COLUMN: The NFL’s recent decision to lockout players on all 32 teams has given those individuals a chance to catch up on some loose ends.
In the case of former Ole Miss standout running back/wide receiver Dexter McCluster, his down time has led him back to Oxford where he is currently trying to finish up his degree.
McCluster said he only needs to finish two classes, broadcast journalism and an advanced class in English, to secure a degree that he was encouraged to finish by the Kansas City Chiefs organization. (more…) (March 23, 2011, Page 7)
Christian Helsel has had enough of the snow.
Living in Altoona, Penn., Helsel has seen his fair share of snow. So much so that when TCU announced in November that it was joining the Big East — effective July 1, 2012 — he de-committed from the Horned Frogs and immediately called Ole Miss recruiting coordinator Carl Lafferty to let him know he was interested in the Rebels. (more…) (March 22, 2011, Page 8)
In a statement released by the university at 11 a.m., Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco said Morgan’s MRI came back clean, “but what the x-rays found was some AC joint irritation.” (more…) (March 22, 2011, Page 8)
Despite what Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco considered an improved day at the plate on Sunday, the Rebels were unable to claim their first Southeastern Conference series of the season, falling to Alabama 6-4.
Ole Miss fell behind early to the Tide and was never able to get within two runs of their SEC-West rival. (March 21, 2011, Page 1B)
A pinch of scoring and the dominant pitching performances of Matt Crouse and Jake Morgan was all the Ole Miss Rebels needed on Friday to claim a 4-0 victory over the Alabama Tide at Oxford-University Stadium. (more…) (March 21, 2011, Page 2B)
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