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.
For the second weekend in a row, the Ole Miss baseball team will face a top-5 opponent. Depending on which of the five polls people acknowledge, they are also facing the No. 1 team in the country for the second time in as many weekends as the Rebels (11-9, 1-2 Southeastern Conference) host Florida (19-3, 2-1) for their SEC opening home series. (March 20, 2015, Page 1B)
The Ole Miss Baseball team scored three runs in the ninth to rally from a two-run deficit and defeat the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff in walk-off fashion, 7-6, Wednesday afternoon, at Swayze Field (March 19, 2015, Page 7)
BATON ROUGE, La. – In the rubber match of the opening series of Southeastern Conference play, the Ole Miss baseball team suffered an 18-6 defeat to No. 1 LSU Sunday afternoon. After the Rebels (10-9, 1-2 SEC) struck in the first inning, the Tigers (18-2, 2-1 SEC) countered with 10 unanswered runs en route to claiming the series. (March 16, 2015, Page 6)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Closing out the midweek series, the Ole Miss baseball team bounced back from Tuesday’s loss by soaring past the No. 8 Louisville Cardinals, 8-3, Wednesday afternoon. The Rebels (9-7) scored multiple runs in three different innings and added solid pitching from Sam Smith and Will Stokes to pick up the victory. (March 12, 2015, Page 6)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kicking off five games on the road over a six-day period, the Ole Miss baseball team suffered a 5-3 setback at the hands of No. 8 Louisville Tuesday at Jim Patterson Stadium. Junior Cameron Dishon homered for the first time in his career with a solo blast in the fifth, but the Cardinals (11-5) scored a run in four-straight innings to help them to victory in the non-conference matchup. (March 11, 2015, Page 6)
With a big week of games coming up for the No. 22 Ole Miss baseball team, the Rebels were looking for momentum heading in. With the chance to earn their first series sweep of the season, the Rebels were unable to as Stetson’s bats came alive and Ole Miss was unable to capitalize on opportunities in a 16-4 loss Sunday afternoon at Oxford-University Stadium. (March 9, 2015, Page 6)
No. 22 Ole Miss needed good pitching and the offense to have a better day than in recent outings. They got both of them. The Rebels defeated the Stetson Hatters 7-3 in Game 2 of a double header to clinch the weekend series after winning Game 1 by the score of 8-3 on Saturday at Swayze Field. (March 8, 2015, Page 1B, 4B)
ORLANDO, Fla. — Playing a doubleheader for the third-straight weekend, the No. 18 OIe Miss Baseball team saw a similar outcome in its previous two by splitting a pair of games with No. 15 UCF on Sunday afternoon, March 1. The Knights (10-1) won the first game, 3-2, before the Rebels (6-4) handed UCF its first loss of the 2015 season with a 4-3 victory in game two. (March 2, 2015, Page 6)
ORLANDO, Fla. – In the first road game of the 2015 season, the No. 18 Ole Miss baseball team saw No. 15 UCF rally to claim the series opener, 5-4, Friday night at Jay Bergman Field. (March 1, 2015, Page 1B)