BLOG — Ole Miss didn’t have any players drafted in the first two rounds of the MLB First-Year Player Draft on Thursday, but the names started rolling off the board on Friday. (more…) (June 6, 2014)
Two wins away.
That is how close and how far No. 12 Ole Miss is from reaching the College World Series for the first time since 1972. The Rebels first must go through No. 1 Louisana-Lafayette in the Lafayette, La., Super Regional to punch their ticket. (June 6, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss doesn’t know much about Louisiana-Lafayette other than what the scouting report tells it. It’s more than enough to give the Rebels an idea of just how potent the Ragin’ Cajuns bats are. (June 6, 2014, Page 6A)
Aaron Greenwood didn’t get it exactly right, but Ole Miss’ reliever wasn’t far off.
“I don’t know how long it’s been,” Greenwood said. “Forty or 50 years.”
The last time was 1972, but the point was clear: It’s been a while since the Rebels have been to the College World Series to play for a national title. (June 5, 2014, Page 6)
HOOVER, Ala. — Arkansas eliminated Ole Miss from the SEC Tournament on Friday but not without some controversy. (more…) (May 23, 2014)
HOOVER, Ala. — Jeremy Massie kept Ole Miss close. The Rebels’ offense did the rest. (May 23, 2014, Page 6A)
HOOVER, Ala. — Jeremy Massie kept Ole Miss close. The Rebels’ offense did the rest. (more…) (May 22, 2014)
As a reward for winning the Western Division, Ole Miss got to skip the first day of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Tuesday. The 10th-ranked Rebels start tournament play today as the second seed against Arkansas at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. (May 21, 2014, Page 8)
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Rebels left nothing to chance on Friday night, claiming the SEC Western Division championship and locking up the second overall seed in this week’s SEC Tournament as No. 11 Ole Miss (40-16, 19-11 SEC) defeated Texas A&M (33-23, 14-16) by a score of 4-2 at Blue Bell Park. (May 19, 2014, Page 8)
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Rebels used a big sixth inning to push past the Aggies before adding a pair of late insurance runs as No. 11 Ole Miss (39-15, 18-10 Southeastern Conference) defeated Texas A&M (31-22, 13-15) by a score of 8-4 Thursday night in the series opener at Blue Bell Park. (May 16, 2014, Page 6A)