Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy announced the signing of junior college standout guard Roderick Lawrence and Tennessee-Martin transfer Terrence Smith Wednesday. Lawrence and Smith will join the Rebels for the 2014-2015 academic year.
On Wednesday, the former Ole Miss point guard was granted such an opportunity when he signed with the Adelaide 36ers of Australia’s National Basketball League.
Ole Miss senior point guard Chris Warren has been selected to the East roster for the Reese’s College All-Star game, which will be played as part of the 2011 NCAA Final Four today at 4:35 p.m. at Reliant Stadium, aired live on TruTV. (more…) (April 1, 2011, Page 7A)
Jorge Gutierrez scored 25 points and made two free throws with 14.8 seconds left to help California hold off Ole Miss 77-74 in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament on Wednesday night. (more…) (March 17, 2011, Page 6)
Darrin Horn has had to play many roles during South Carolina’s month of struggles. On Tuesday night, he got to play the one he enjoys most — winning coach.
Sam Muldrow had 23 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:02 left, as the Gamecocks ended a five-game losing streak with a 79-73 victory over Ole Miss. The win brought smiles and high-fives out of his players, something Horn hadn’t seen in a while. (February 23, 2011, Page 6)
Andy Kennedy knows there’s nothing Ole Miss can do about its four-game losing streak to open Southeastern Conference play.
The Ole Miss coach knows it happened. It’s not going away.
While the Rebels can’t change the past, they continued to try and climb out of the early hole with a 69-60 win over Arkansas on Saturday night. Chris Warren, the hero of a last-second win over Kentucky earlier in the week, scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half as the Rebels (15-8, 3-5) pulled away for their third win in four games since the dismal conference start. (February 7, 2011, Page 1B)
Ole Miss rediscovered its outside shooting touch to open the second half and surged away from LSU for a 78-51 victory Saturday.
The Vanderbilt Commodores are aching and hurting. They also are learning how to quit letting games get away from them at the end.
John Jenkins led five Commodores in double figures with 20 points, and Vanderbilt beat Ole Miss 84-74 Wednesday night to send the Rebels to their worst start in Southeastern Conference play since 2000. (more…) (January 20, 2011, Page 7)