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.
BLOG: Hello from Oxford-University Stadium, site of tonight’s game between Ole Miss (27-21 overall, 11-13 SEC) and Mississippi State (30-18, 11-13).
(more…) (May 12, 2011)
The vast majority of players on Ole Miss’ roster didn’t grow up watching games between the Bulldogs and Rebels on the baseball diamond. (more…) (May 12, 2011, Page 6)
Matt Smith appears to be ahead of schedule on his recovery from hand surgery.
Prior to Tuesday’s practice at Oxford-University Stadium, Smith took a few minutes to discuss his recovery from surgery on the third metacarpal of his left hand. (more…) (May 11, 2011, Page 6)
COLUMN: It was quite a sight to watch from the press box at Oxford-University Stadium.
For a team that quite frankly hasn’t had a lot to get excited about this season, taking the series from a South Carolina squad that hasn’t lost one since the end of last season was a big deal. (more…) (May 9, 2011, Page 4B)
BLOG: It’s a perfect day in Oxford, Miss., the site of today’s Game 3 between the Ole Miss Rebels (26-21 overall, 10-13 SEC) and the Southeastern Conference leading South Carolina Gamecocks (37-9, 18-5).
First pitch is set for 1:30 p.m. (more…) (May 8, 2011)
So, there’s good news and bad news regarding Matt Smith’s injury.
The bad: Smith fractured the third metacarpal in his left (glove) hand diving for a ball in right field during the Rebels’ 11-9 victory at Arkansas State on Wednesday. (more…) (May 6, 2011, Page 7A)
JONESBORO, Ark. — Three swings of the bat garnered nine runs for the Ole Miss Rebels in their come-from-behind win over Arkansas State on Wednesday night.
The Rebels (25-20 overall) got three home runs — including a grand slam from Miles Hamblin — to rally to an 11-9 win over Arkansas State (22-25) at Tomlinson Field. (more…) (May 5, 2011, Page 6)
It’s getting to be crunch time for the Ole Miss Diamond Rebels.
Following a weekend in which the Rebels were swept by a better team in the Florida Gators, they will turn their sights to Arkansas State tonight and a home series against No. 1 South Carolina this weekend in hopes of changing their fortune.
Prior to Tuesday’s practice, the team wasn’t hiding the fact that it needs to turn things around rather quickly if it wants to make the postseason. (May 4, 2011, Page 8)
On Saturday Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco voiced a need for the bullpen to step up and show the ability to preserve leads. (more…) (April 27, 2011, Page 8)