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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Aaron Jones

Kennedy wants more energy from Rebs down the stretch

It’s hard for Andy Kennedy to fathom, even if he knows the effort is there. Whether he’s looking down the bench, gathering his team in a huddle or working to get what he thinks are advantageous matchups for his players on the court, Ole Miss’ men’s basketball coach isn’t seeing enough want-to from a team that should be showing plenty being that it’s heavily in the mix for a berth in the NCAA Tournament. (February 27, 2015, Page 6)

LSU poses first challenge in important week for Rebels

Ole Miss has already held its own against one collection of future NBA talent. The Rebels will have to do it again to give themselves a chance against LSU. More specifically, Ole Miss will have to contend with the Tigers’ next-level duo of Jordan Mickey and Jarell Martin down low when the teams meet tonight at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum (6 p.m., SEC Network). (January 14, 2015, Page 7)

VIDEO: LSU poses first threat in important week for Ole Miss

Ole Miss has already held its own against one collection of future NBA talent. The Rebels will have to do it again to give themselves a chance against LSU. (more…) (January 13, 2015)

Rebels rout South Carolina for first SEC win

So much for a hangover effect. Four days after going toe-to-toe with No. 1 Kentucky in an overtime loss at Rupp Arena, Ole Miss notched its first Southeastern Conference win in convincing fashion. Jarvis Summers scored a game-high 20 points, Stefan Moody and Sebastian Saiz added 16 and 10 points, respectively, and the Rebels ran past South Carolina, 65-49, on Saturday at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (January 11, 2015, Page 1B, 4B)

Ole Miss holds on for road win over Ducks

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – The smallest player on the floor provided the perfect exclamation point for Ole Miss’ statement win on Sunday. Stefan Moody’s two-handed dunk with 36 seconds left punctuated his 22-point performance that helped lead the Rebels (6-2) to a 79-73 victory over Oregon and avenged an overtime loss at home to the Ducks (5-3) last season. (December 8, 2014, Page 6)

Defense leads Ole Miss to 69-38 rout of Southern

 Ole Miss’ second showing in front of its home crowd was much more successful than the first thanks to some smothering defense. The Rebels held Southern to just 14 field goals and turned their defense into instant offense on their way to a 69-38 rout of the Jaguars on Thursday night at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (November 21, 2014)

BLOG: Ole Miss eases past Southern

BLOG — Stefan Moody had 13 points, LaDarius White added 12, and Ole Miss won its second straight game with a 69-38 rout of Southern on Thursday night at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (November 20, 2014)

Bucs stun Rebs in opener

Ole Miss’ basketball season got off to an ugly start Friday night. Cedrick Bowen slammed home a miss with less than a second left in overtime, and Charleston Southern shocked the Rebels, 66-65, in both teams’ season opener at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. An official review upheld the basket, handing Ole Miss its first loss to start a season since 2003 — and one of the worst in the Andy Kennedy era. (November 16, 2014, Page 4B)

BLOG: Charleston Southern stuns Rebels at buzzer

BLOG — Cedrick Bowen slammed home a miss with less than a second left in overtime, and Charleston Southern shocked Ole Miss, 66-65, in both teams’ season opener Friday night at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (November 14, 2014)

Rebels’ new-look roster creates deep rotation

Ole Miss men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy knows senior Jarvis Summers will run his team from the point. Who will join the All-SEC performer and Cousy Award watch listed in the starting lineup when the Rebels take the floor against Delta State in an exhibition game Friday is still a mystery. (November 5, 2014, Page 1B)

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