NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ole Miss’ 2013 Southeastern Conference season opener against Vanderbilt was won the way head coach Hugh Freeze likes to see his team play: gritty and fast. The Rebels’ first win over Vanderbilt in four matchups was a thriller, to say the least, and a definite delight for the hoard of Ole Miss fans in the stands (August 30, 2013, Page 6A)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ole Miss defensive coordinator Dave Wommack was disappointed with the way his unit fared in the first half of Thursday night’s game with the Vanderbilt Commodores. On the bright side, some halftime adjustments made the difference late when the Rebels needed a stop to preserve their Southeastern Conference road win. (August 30, 2013, Page 6A)
Ole Miss’ football team was making headlines this time last year for the quantity of scholarship offers floating around.
Oxford Eagle Sports Editor John Davis takes a look at recruiting, including a closeup view of the Jackson Callaway football program and its top prospects for 2014 as well as an update on Robert Nkemdiche and other recruits playing in the Under Armour All-America Game this weekend. (January 3, 2013, Page 6)
A fourth-quarter rally wasn’t enough to propel the Mississippi All-Stars past Alabama in the 26th annual Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic played Saturday afternoon in Montgomery, Ala. (more…) (December 17, 2012, Page 1B)
JACKSON — Antonio Conner’s athletic ability has been on display at South Panola for years and his potential is unquestioned.
Offensive tackle Daronte Bouldin won’t get a chance to play quarterback his final season at Canton High School, but it’s not because he doesn’t have the arm strength or the athletic ability to get it done. (July 3, 2012, Page 6)
Ole Miss’ final verbal commitment, and subsequent letter of intent, of the 2012 football signing class made the biggest impact Wednesday for first-year coach Hugh Freeze and his staff.
As highly rated and needed as Aberdeen defensive end Channing Ward is to the signing class, Oxford, Ala., Trae Elston (6-foot, 183 pounds) coming on board Wednesday and picking the Rebels over LSU and Oklahoma State live on ESPNU from his high school helped finish out Freeze’s first class in style. (February 2, 2012, Page 6)