SOUTHAVEN — JT Sulton had to get an IV early in the second half. His Middle Tennessee teammate, Raymond Cintron, was plagued by foul trouble.
Midway through the second half, however, the duo keyed a 13-1 run to spur Middle Tennessee to a 68-56 win over Ole Miss on Wednesday night at the DeSoto Civic Center. (more…) (December 22, 2011, Page 6)
The 9-1 Rebels travel south to play 7-2 USM in Reed Green Coliseum. Kennedy said he hadn’t seen any film on the Golden Eagles following Wednesday’s win over Louisiana-Lafayette, but he expected a tough test from a team coach by Larry Eustachy. (December 16, 2011, Page 6A)
Ole Miss men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy has seen some good things from his young team so far this season. He’s also seen them do some things that make him equally as frustrated. In short, while the Rebels are still able to win like they did Wednesday night over Louisiana-Lafayette at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum, they still have a lot of room to improve and grow as a team. (December 15, 2011, Page 6)
Ole Miss freshman guard LaDarius “Snoop” White had been waiting for a chance to showcase his talents to Rebels fans.
The Rebels earned narrow wins over DePaul and Penn State last week and while there are still some things Kennedy said his team can improve on, he liked the fight they showed in arenas they were unfamiliar with. (December 8, 2011, Page 7)
Despite building nearly a 20-point lead early in the game, the Ole Miss Rebels’ had to rely on some key free-throw shooting and a salty defensive effort coming down the stretch to pull off a 64-61 overtime win against the Miami Hurricanes Friday at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (November 28, 2011, Page 3B)
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Going up against its best opponent thus far in the season, Ole Miss knew it would have to control the transition game and shoot well. The Rebels weren’t even close.
Senior forward Jae Crowder scored a team-high 25 points as No. 21 Marquette ran away with a 96-66 victory over Mississippi in the Paradise Jam semifinals on Sunday. (more…) (November 21, 2011, Page 4B)
Unfortunately for the Rebels, and more specifically coach Andy Kennedy, long-range shooting and the overall offense hasn’t been nearly as good as the scores may suggest. (more…) (November 15, 2011, Page 6)