Mike Bianco is the head coach of the Ole Miss baseball team. A graduate of LSU, he joined Ole Miss in 2000 and has been instrumental in making the Diamond Rebels a mainstay on the national collegiate baseball scene.
Heading into the 2010, Bianco had a record of 365-203-1 in nine seasons as Ole Miss' coach. For more about his tenure from Ole Miss Sports Information, click here.
Sunday felt like the perfect day to make it official.
After months of being courted by some of the top baseball programs in the country, and one day after pitching a scoreless first inning for the American squad in the Under Armor All-America Baseball Game at Wrigley field, elite pitching recruit Ty Hensley tweeted “It’s official… I’m an Ole Miss Rebel!!! #hottytoddy” prior to flying home from Chicago to Edmond, Okla.
During his official introduction on Wednesday as the Diamond Rebels’ next hitting coach, Godwin pointed to his time as a Tiger assistant as to when Ole Miss came on his radar. (June 23, 2011, Page 6)
The storm is over, the sky has ceased from falling and now that the dust has began to clear, the Ole Miss coaching staff can begin to assess its roster after the Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft appears to have done a number it. (more…) (June 9, 2011, Page 6)
Between the Major League Baseball draft and the coaching search, Bianco hasn’t exactly had a lot of down time. (June 9, 2011, Page 6)
Monday evening it was announced that hitting coach Matt Mossberg has decided to resign to “pursue other coaching opportunities.” (June 7, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG: According to an Ole Miss spokesman hitting coach Matt Mossberg has resigned to “pursue other opportunities.” (more…) (June 6, 2011)
When the media met with Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco two weeks ago he didn’t hide how important the next three days would be for the Diamond Rebels moving forward.
With Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Entry Draft kicking off tonight at 5, the next three days will go a long way in shaping the future of the Rebels. (June 6, 2011, Page 6)
During Monday’s NCAA Baseball Tournament Road to Omaha selection show, the field of 64 teams was announced without the Rebels, marking the first time since 2002 that the Ole Miss baseball program has not had a postseason. (more…) (May 31, 2011, Page 8)
BLOG: For the first time since the 2002 season the Ole Miss baseball team will not be competing in the NCAA Baseball Tournament.
(more…) (May 30, 2011)