(more…) (January 20, 2013)
The Ole Miss women battled back from a 10-point halftime deficit before eventually losing in the final minutes, 84-79, at LSU in the Southeastern Conference basketball opener for both teams. (January 4, 2013, Page 8A)
Considering a six-game road trip now awaits the Lady Rebels, Sunday’s 63-48 victory over Belmont at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum was especially well received. (December 17, 2012, Page 3B)
As new Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork noted before a near capacity crowd at the Basketball Practice Facility, he’s no longer the new guy on the block.
Wednesday, Adrian Wiggins was officially introduced as the next Lady Rebels women’s basketball coach.
Ole Miss initially approached Wiggins the day after Fresno State was selected to its fifth consecutive NCAA Tournament.
After tabling discussion until the Lady Bulldogs’ season was over, Wiggins said the courting process moved quickly. (March 29, 2012, Page 6)
There were plenty of times Thursday evening the Ole Miss women’s basketball team looked lost.
Against Alabama, the Lady Rebels floundered bad enough that at one point they trailed the Southeastern Conference’s last-place team by as many as 18 points after turning the ball over 19 times and allowing the visitors to cash in with 20 second-chance points. (more…) (February 10, 2012, Page 7A)
Ole Miss’ victory at UMass on Friday went down to the wire.
An outstanding defensive effort and some timely baskets late inside from Nikki Byrd proved to be the difference for the Ole Miss Lady Rebels in their 54-45 win over South Alabama Friday evening at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum.
Ole Miss (2-1 overall) bounced back from its loss to Lamar by shutting down the Lady Jaguars (2-1) on defense. USA only shot 25.8 percent from the field, while leading scorer, Camille Reynolds, was held 17 points below her season average thanks to a great individual effort on defense by Amber Singletary. (November 21, 2011, Page 2B)