Ole Miss basketball coach Andy Kennedy garnered his first verbal pledge for the 2012-2013 signing class Sunday night from a highly-recruited center in Piney Woods’ Dwight Coleby. The 6-foot-9, 220-pound standout announced his decision via Twitter saying, “I am going to Ole Miss” followed by a face smiling #kooldeal..” (more…) (October 15, 2012, Page 4B)
Ole Miss didn’t just earn a 41-20 win over Auburn Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, the Rebels also gained a verbal commitment from a player at a need spot. East Mississippi Community College defensive tackle Darious Cummings (6-foot-3, 310-pounds) became the Rebels’ 20th pledge for the 2013 signing class when he verbally committed Sunday morning following his official visit to Oxford. (more…) (October 15, 2012, Page 4B)
It was obvious who the most dangerous player was on the Holmes Community College offense last night during Thursday night’s game with No. 6 NWCC in Senatobia. (more…) (October 12, 2012)
Last week, Plano, Texas, tight end Christian Morgan said after he de-committed from Florida State that he wanted to settle on his next school rather quickly.
Christian Morgan made waves in the recruiting world Thursday morning when he de-committed from Florida State on his personal Twitter account. The talented 6-foot-4, 244-pound tight end from Plano, Texas, committed to the ‘Noles this summer but quickly started having second thoughts. (October 5, 2012, Page 6A)
Ole Miss football may be the focus of the weekend, but the basketball season, specifically recruiting some of the best talent in the nation to play for the Rebels, is also high on the list for coach Andy Kennedy and his staff. One of the nation’s top players — Piney Woods forward Dwight Coleby — will be on campus this weekend to take in the game between the Rebels and Texas A&M Aggies.
The 6-foot-9, 220-pound Coleby already has an offer from Ole Miss, as well as several other top schools such as Memphis, Georgia, Southern Miss and Mississippi State. (October 5, 2012, Page 7A)
BLOG: Prestonwood Christian Academy (Plano, Texas) tight end Christian Morgan announced earlier today via Twitter that after some soul searching he decided to de-commit from the Florida State Seminoles. (more…) (October 4, 2012)
The Ole Miss Rebels are currently in some rather unfamiliar territory.
For starters, the Rebels are 2-0 for the first time since the 2009 season and received votes in a national poll (USA Today/ESPN Coaches Poll) for the first time since the 2010 preseason. (more…) (September 11, 2012, Page 8)