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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Maurice Harris

Freeze pleased with physical spring drills

A 15-12 win by the Ole Miss offense over the defense in the annual Grove Bowl game Saturday was completely secondary to what head coach Hugh Freeze felt his team gained in the spring overall. (April 7, 2014, Page 8)

Rebel tight ends coming along

It was close, but the offense got the best of its counterpart during Thursday morning’s practice. (August 16, 2013, Page 6A)

Freeze, Harris discuss tight end position

VIDEO BLOG: The tight end position has been a rather fluid one for Ole Miss heading into the start of fall camp last week. (more…) (August 15, 2013)

Rebels ahead of schedule for ‘15

COLUMN: Maurice Harris, Ole Miss recruiting coordinator for offense, is looking to the future while also keeping this past recruiting class in mind. (more…) (May 17, 2013, Page 6A)

Rebs make history with latest haul

Ole Miss, and the job coach Hugh Freeze and his staff did this past year, was the buzz of the college football world Wednesday. Just 14 months after being hired to turn the Rebels around from a 2-10 team, Freeze and his staff punctuated their first full signing class with a consensus Top 10 finish. (more…) (February 7, 2013, Page 8)

Mosley’s future critical to TE depth

Ole Miss’ depth at tight end depends greatly on a check list.

In late July senior tight end Jamal Mosley was arrested and charged with public drunkeness and disturbing the peace. (more…) (August 16, 2012, Page 1B)

Football recruiting is ever evolving

Recruiting isn’t what it used to be.
Sure, coaches are still scouring the country for the best available talent, but the way in which programs are going about evaluating recruits — and more specifically the way potential prospects are getting noticed — has changed drastically over the last 15 years thanks in part to the increased popularity of “elite camps” and 7-on-7 passing tournaments. (July 6, 2012, Page 6A)

Freeze pleased with first class of players

Ole Miss’ final verbal commitment, and subsequent letter of intent, of the 2012 football signing class made the biggest impact Wednesday for first-year coach Hugh Freeze and his staff.

As highly rated and needed as Aberdeen defensive end Channing Ward is to the signing class, Oxford, Ala., Trae Elston (6-foot, 183 pounds) coming on board Wednesday and picking the Rebels over LSU and Oklahoma State live on ESPNU from his high school helped finish out Freeze’s first class in style. (February 2, 2012, Page 6)

Freeze introduced as Ole Miss’ coach

Ole Miss’ national search for a head football coach, that included an undisclosed amount of candidates and interviews, ended up going to the candidate that wanted the job the most: Hugh Freeze.

The Senatobia native, who led Arkansas State to a 10-2 record this past season as a first-year head coach, came back home Monday when he was officially introduced as Ole Miss’ 37th head coach at the Ford Center. (December 6, 2011, Page 6)

More on Hugh Freeze hire: What we learned

BLOG: Introductory press conferences that are open to the public are meant to be full of rah-rah, feel-good speak.

Hugh Freeze‘s press conference at the Gertrude Castellow Ford Center for the Performing Arts today had plenty of that.

(more…) (December 5, 2011)

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