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.
Here we are again. Two wins away from the Ole Miss baseball program making its first appearance in the College World Series since 1972. Editor Don Whitten looks at how close the Rebels have come in the past decade as they prepare to take on Louisiana-Lafayette in this weekend’s super regional. (June 6, 2014, Page 4A)
Aaron Greenwood didn’t get it exactly right, but Ole Miss’ reliever wasn’t far off.
“I don’t know how long it’s been,” Greenwood said. “Forty or 50 years.”
The last time was 1972, but the point was clear: It’s been a while since the Rebels have been to the College World Series to play for a national title. (June 5, 2014, Page 6)
Ole Miss had to wait. And then wait some more.
But for the first time since 2009, the Rebels are headed back to a super regional. (June 3, 2014, Page 6)
A high schooler at the time, Scott Weathersby sat in the stands at Swayze Field watching Ole Miss play in the 2009 regional and hoped one day he would get to experience that atmosphere with the Rebels. (June 3, 2014, Page 6)
BLOG — It took nearly four hours, including an hour and 53 minute rain delay during the seventh inning, but Ole Miss defeated Washington 3-2 in 10 innings on Monday at Oxford-University Stadium to clinch the Oxford Regional championship. (more…) (June 2, 2014)
On a day when offense was hard to come by, Ole Miss needed its pitchers to be at their best.
They were, and now the Rebels are a win away from the super regionals. (June 2, 2014, Page 6)
Christian Trent had not pitched in a competitive game in more than two weeks and had been dealing with what he described as “arm fatigue” last weekend during the Southeastern Conference Tournament. (June 2, 2014, Page 6)
BLOG — Ole Miss is in the driver’s seat of the Oxford Regional after defeating the Washington Huskies 2-1 Sunday afternoon at Oxford-University Stadium to advance to the regional championship game. (more…) (June 1, 2014)
BLOG — Ole Miss made sure it wasn’t the latest No. 1 seed to fall to a No. 4 seed as the Rebels defeated Jacksonville State 12-2 in their first game of the Oxford Regional Saturday night at Oxford-University Stadium. (more…) (May 31, 2014)
The Ole Miss Rebels will begin their journey to Omaha tonight as they take on the Jacksonville State Gamecocks in their first game of the Oxford Regional at Oxford-University Stadium. (May 30, 2014, Page 6A)