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Saturday, December 20, 2014

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Kelly, Bridges headline Rebels’ JUCO signees

Ole Miss’ latest crop of junior college signees doesn’t lack for star power. A pair of All-Americans and three players widely regarded as the nation’s best at their respective positions highlighted the addition of four early enrollees who signed their National Letters of Intent with the Rebels on Wednesday. (December 18, 2014, Page 6)

Golson honored to be AA, ready for TCU

Senquez Golson ­has had a banner year, and the accolades have been pouring in for Ole Miss’ senior defensive back. This week has been no different as Golson became a unanimous All-American on Wednesday with the American Football Coaches Association, Football Writers Association of America and Sporting News selecting him to their respective teams. (December 18, 2014, Page 6)

Ole Miss shuffling defensive coaching duties during bowl preparation

Ole Miss’ defensive coaching staff has a different look to it. With linebackers coach Tom Allen off to South Florida to be the Bulls’ next defensive coordinator, head coach Hugh Freeze announced Tuesday that staffer Corey Batoon will temporarily coach defensive backs with defensive coordinator Dave Wommack, who normally specializes in that role, taking over the linebackers. (December 17, 2014, Page 2B)

Allen leaving Ole Miss to take over as DC at South Florida

For the first time since his days coaching at Lambuth, Hugh Freeze won’t be sharing the sideline with Tom Allen.  Allen, who coaches Ole Miss’ linebackers and special teams, has taken the job of defense coordinator at the University of South Florida, Freeze confirmed Monday. The move was first reported by ESPN.com. (December 16, 2014, Page 6)

Rebels’ Morris to miss bowl game

Aaron Morris won’t play in Ole Miss’ bowl game. The Rebels’ left guard has a torn ACL in his left knee, head coach Hugh Freeze said. It’s the same injury that cost Morris, a redshirt junior, all but one game last season. Morris has started 11 games this year. (December 16, 2014, Page 6)

Stadium expansion big news for UM, LOU community

The excitement behind the current Ole Miss football team and program is spilling over into the construction business as Ole Miss officials announced expansion plans for Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Monday. Our view is this is a win-win situation for the Rebel football program and the LOU community which benefits from big crowds at home games. (December 16, 2014, Page 4)

Freeze, staff receive hefty pay raises

Hugh Freeze was going to get a raise. The question was how much. The answer’s about $1.2 million. The base salary for Ole Miss’ football coach will go from $3.15 million to $4.3 million annually as part of a new four-year contract that runs through 2018, the school announced Friday. Freeze and Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork announced on Twitter earlier this month that a new deal had been reached, though the terms are just now being released. (December 14, 2014, Page 1B)

BLOG: Ole Miss’ Freeze, assistants get hefty raises

Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze was going to get a raise. The question was how much. (more…) (December 12, 2014)

Rebels, TCU set to make history in Peach Bowl

Ole Miss is about to put its name in records books forever. But the Rebels would also like to be known as the team that won a historic game rather than one that simply played in it. That’s what the No. 9-ranked Rebels will try to do on New Year’s Eve when they take on No. 6 TCU in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl in Atlanta. It will be the first-ever New Year’s Six bowl game played as part of the new postseason format with the birth of the four-team College Football playoff and the death of the Bowl Championship Series. (December 11, 2014, Page 6A)

Ole Miss draws TCU in Peach Bowl on New Year’s Eve

Ole Miss is headed back to where it all started. The Rebels will face TCU in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on New Year’s Eve (11:30 a.m., ESPN) as part of the inaugural New Year’s Six bowl lineup. The bowl pairings were announced Sunday during ESPN’s College Football Playoff selection show. (December 8, 2014, Page 6)

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