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.
Ole Miss fans have known heartbreak in the past. Publisher Tim Phillips writes that this may be one of those years much like the glory years with the baseball team having made a trip to the College World Series just a few months ago and the football Rebels off to a good start this fall. (September 21, 2014, Page 4A)
Interested in documentaries, history, politics, sports? “Our View” suggests you look over the list of programs offered by the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics this fall at the University of Mississippi. (September 2, 2014, Page 4)
Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco has dipped into the Big 12 for his newest assistant coach.
Kansas State hitting coach Mike Clement has been hired to the same position by the Rebels, according to media reports. Perfect Game first reported the hiring Thursday night. (July 11, 2014, Page 6A)
Columnist Steve Stricker tells of his admiration for Ole Miss’s winning baseball coach. (July 4, 2014, Page 1B)
John Gatlin hasn’t pitched in a game since he was in junior college. But that’s exactly what the Houston Astros want the Ole Miss senior to do.
Gatlin signed a free agent contract with the Astros on Monday as a pitcher. He will report to the Astros’ rookie team in the Gulf Coast League in Florida later this week. (June 24, 2014, Page 8)
OMAHA, Neb. — The weather extended Ole Miss’ stay at the College World Series another day. Virginia made sure the Rebels didn’t hang around any longer. (June 23, 2014, Page 6)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss fell short of its ultimate goal at the College World Series. For the Rebels’ seniors — and some upperclassmen who may not be around next year — the experience did not. (June 23, 2014, Page 6)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss is one of the last four teams playing college baseball.
The Rebels stayed alive at the College World Series with a 6-4 victory over TCU Thursday night at TD Ameritrade Park. The win moved Ole Miss into the finals of its half of the bracket for another matchup with Virginia tonight at 7. (June 20, 2014, Page 6A)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss’ offense returned to its normal self Thursday night.
The Rebels pounded out 11 hits, four of them going for extra bases, in their 6-4 win over TCU that bought them another day at the College World Series. The final tally was five more than Ole Miss had in its first two tournament games combined. (June 20, 2014, Page 6A)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss is one of five teams still playing in the College World Series. Some more production from the Rebels’ bats would go a long way in keeping it that way.
It’s been a rare struggle through the first two games in Omaha for an Ole Miss offense that led the Southeastern Conference in average during the regular season. (June 19, 2014, Page 6)