The good news for the Ole Miss football team is that two straight wins, including one over a top-10 team at the time, have erased the bad taste of a midseason swoon. The bad news is that the momentum of those victories may have been halted with the season’s second open date last week. (November 5, 2013, Page 6)
There were portions of Saturday night’s game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium where Ole Miss looked like the team that defeated No. 6 LSU. There were also a few moments where the Rebels looked like they were already in a bye week.
Thankfully for coach Hugh Freeze and his staff, the Rebels’ second-half effort, coupled with a solid if not spectacular first quarter, was more than enough to deliver a 59-14 win over Idaho. (October 28, 2013, Page 1B)
In two weeks, the Ole Miss Rebels will tangle with the Vanderbilt Commodores in the season opener. Until then, junior linebacker Keith Lewis will just have to imagine what it will be like to hit an opposing ball carrier. (August 15, 2013, Page 6A)
A wet Bo Wallace stood underneath the stands at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Saturday afternoon answering questions as to why the Ole Miss offense didn’t perform very well in the first scrimmage of summer camp. After three straight good practices on the part of Wallace, the junior signal caller said there were just too many turnovers committed to have much success against a motivated defense.
For the game to slow down, you must speed up.
VIDEO BLOG: Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze talked to the media following Wednesday’s morning practice. (more…) (August 7, 2013)
Oxford’s track teams opened the 2013 season with a bang as both squads won Saturday’s Oxford EAGLE Invitational meet held at Bobby Holcomb Field. The Chargers more than doubled up second-place finisher West Bolivar (220-98) to win first place, while the Lady Chargers finished with 157 points, 25 more than second-place finisher Independence. (more…) (March 11, 2013, Page 4B)
For a while now the Rebels have been rumored to be piecing together one of the country’s top signing classes, but that was all just talk.
(more…) (February 6, 2013)