Ole Miss tuned up for its weekend trip to Brooklyn, N.Y., with an 84-50 victory over North Carolina A&T Tuesday afternoon at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (November 27, 2013, Page 8)
BLOG — Ole Miss stayed perfect on the young season with an 84-50 victory over North Carolina A&T Tuesday afternoon at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (November 26, 2013)
Jarvis Summers posted a career-high 28 points to lift Ole Miss to a 69-54 victory over the Troy Trojans in its season opener Friday night at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (November 11, 2013, Page 4B)
Andy Kennedy’s goal of getting the Ole Miss Rebels back in the NCAA Tournament finally came last year. After seven seasons in Oxford, and being oh so close several times, Kennedy was able to break the drought by guiding the Rebels through an up-and-down regular season and into a championship at the annual Southeastern Conference Tournament. (October 17, 2013, Page 8)
For Ole Miss forward Aaron Jones, the ACL tear he suffered in his right knee against Kentucky feels like it just happened. In actuality, Jones’ injury occurred Jan. 29 against Kentucky and ever since being helped off the court at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum, the 6-foot-9 Gautier native has been working hard to get healthy.
COLUMN: KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s never easy to talk about a loss following a magical run like the Ole Miss Rebels just went on, but there is hope that the future can be bright. Ole Miss’ goal of making the Sweet 16 for just the second time in school history fell through thanks to a heartbreaking 76-74 loss to La Salle in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday. (more…) (March 25, 2013, Page 1B)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Adversity is something the Ole Miss men’s basketball team has had to overcome all year long. From losing front line players DeMarco Cox and Aaron Jones, to losing point guard Jarvis Summers in the Southeastern Conference Tournament, the Rebels dealt with the setbacks and continued to win games in the process. (more…) (March 18, 2013, Page 4B)
This past week was one to forget for the Ole Miss men’s basketball team. Not only did the Rebels lose to both Kentucky and at No. 2 Florida, they lost reserve forward Aaron Jones for the season and senior Nick Williams for an unknown amount of time. Oh yeah, and the Rebels also dropped from No. 16 in the Associated Press Top 25 Poll to out on Monday.
Ole Miss (17-4 overall, 6-2 in the Southeastern Conference) will be able to erase the pain of last week with a win over Mississippi State (7-13, 2-6) tonight at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. Tipoff is set for 8 p.m. and the game can be seen locally on CSS.
The Bulldogs are coming off a tough one-point loss to LSU and Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy felt like first-year coach Rick Ray had his team playing a lot better despite some recent setbacks.
Ole Miss’ lineup and style of play is going to look different Saturday when the No. 16 Rebels hook up with the No. 4 Florida Gators at the O’Connell Center in Gainesville, Fla. The Rebels are now without reserve forward A.J. Jones for the rest of the year and without senior wing Nick Williams for at least Saturday’s game. (more…) (February 1, 2013, Page 8A)
Prayers from Rebel Nation weren’t enough to prevent Ole Miss sophomore forward Aaron Jones from being lost for the remainder of the basketball season with a torn ACL. (more…) (January 31, 2013, Page 8)