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.
In what was a quirky game all around, the biggest quirk play of the night went against the Rebels as No. 12 Ole Miss (30-12) fell to No. 20 Mississippi State (27-15) by a score of 8-3 at Trustmark Park in the annual Governor’s Cup game on Tuesday. (April 23, 2014, Page 8)
Ole Miss right-hander Sam Smith turned in his eighth straight quality start, but an offensive power outage let it go to waste as No. 12 LSU beat the No. 13-ranked Rebels 2-0 for a critical Southeastern Conference series win Saturday afternoon at Oxford-University Stadium. (April 21, 2014, Page 1B)
No. 13 Ole Miss went toe-to-toe with 12th-ranked LSU in the teams’ series opener Thursday night at Oxford-University Stadium, but a lack of timely hitting and a pair of errors loomed large in a 4-3 loss that wasn’t decided until the 13th inning. (April 18, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss didn’t let Saturday’s sour ending linger. Less than 24 hours after Mississippi State walked off a winner with four hits in its last at-bat, the No. 19 ranked Rebels responded early and often with their offense to back another quality outing from right-hander Sam Smith for a 12-2 win at Dudy Noble Field on Sunday to win the weekend series. (April 14, 2014, Page 8)
BLOG — Mississippi State rallied for four runs in the bottom of the 10th inning to knock off Ole Miss 6-5 Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, evening the series between the rivals at a game apiece. (more…) (April 12, 2014)
BLOG — Mississippi State lefty Ross Mitchell had allowed 10 earned runs all season entering Friday’s series opener against Ole Miss. The Rebels had five before they were done batting in the top of the fourth. (more…) (April 11, 2014)
Braxton Lee is from Mississippi, but as a junior college transfer in his first year as a starter for Ole Miss, the Rebels’ left fielder has never played against Mississippi State. (April 11, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss catcher Austin Knight admitted Murray State’s barrage of pitchers made it hard for the Rebels to get in an early rhythm at the plate. But the bats didn’t stay quiet for long. (April 10, 2014, Page 2B)
A perfect weekend has Ole Miss back above .500 in Southeastern Conference play. (April 7, 2014, Page 8)
BLOG — A perfect weekend has Ole Miss back above .500 in Southeastern Conference play. (more…) (April 5, 2014)