BLOG — With its 44-23 victory at Texas over the weekend, No. 21 Ole Miss reeled off its fifth straight win under second-year coach Hugh Freeze dating back to last season. But with a brutal stretch of SEC games coming up, the Rebels don’t have a whole lot of time to spend patting themselves on the back. (more…) (September 16, 2013)
AUSTIN, Texas — Ole Miss’ next step as a program under coach Hugh Freeze came at the expense of the tailspinning Texas Longhorns.
A year after the Longhorns came to Vaught-Hemingway Stadium and won by 35 points, the No. 25 Rebels returned the favor in the form of a 44-23 win Saturday night. (September 16, 2013, Page 1B)
AUSTIN, Texas — Want to know how Ole Miss running back Jeff Scott was able to break free for gains of 32, 14, 10 and 8 yards during the course of Saturday night’s game against Texas? Coach Hugh Freeze said it was all in how Scott was blocked for. (September 16, 2013, Page 1B)
AUSTIN, Texas — A win over the Texas Longhorns Saturday night shouldn’t be understated for the Ole Miss Rebels. Even if the Longhorns weren’t ranked No. 15 like they were to start the season, history shows that very few teams have been good or lucky enough to defeat them. (September 16, 2013, Page 2B)
AUSTIN, Texas. — What a difference a year makes. After suffering an embarrassing 35-point loss at the hands of the Texas Longhorns last year at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, the No. 25 Ole Miss Rebels returned the favor to the Longhorns Saturday night. (more…) (September 15, 2013)
Ole Miss stood a good chance of defeating Texas before Manny Diaz was fired as the Longhorns’ defensive coordinator. The Rebels already had plenty of motivation to make up for last year’s embarrassing 66-31 loss at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. (September 13, 2013, Page 7A)
A program on the rise against a program that is in some disarray. This is the backdrop of Saturday’s matchup involving the No. 25 Ole Miss Rebels and Texas Longhorns in Austin, Texas. (September 13, 2013, Page 7A)
Sixty-six points and 676 yards. These are the numbers put up by the Texas offense against Ole Miss last season in Oxford.
It is not something easily forgotten by the Rebel defense. In fact, it has been on their minds ever since. (September 12, 2013, Page 9)
BLOG–With its showdown at Texas just three days away, the Ole Miss football team got “physical” in its practice Wednesday inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said. (more…) (September 11, 2013)
Texas’ shakeup to its coaching staff may change the way the Ole Miss offense goes about attacking the Longhorns, but nothing can alter the unit’s confidence heading into this weekend’s showdown in Austin. (September 11, 2013, Page 6)