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.
With temperatures hovering in the low 50s and dipping into the 40s, the No. 13 Ole Miss baseball team will kick off the 2013 season with a familiar foe in the No. 14 TCU Horned Frogs.
First pitch today is set for 4 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday’s games are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. and noon starts.
(more…) (February 15, 2013)
Don’t blame the No. 13 Rebels, however, if they play a little more on edge than normal.
Coming to Oxford this weekend is familiar foe Texas Christian University, the No. 14 team in the country according to Baseball America.
The Rebels and Horned Frogs are no strangers as the two split a rain-shortened opening series in Ft. Worth, Texas, and then faced off for three games in the College Station (Texas) Regional with TCU eventually advancing.
During Monday’s media day, Mike Bianco, entering his 13th season as Rebel skipper, touted the team’s returning experience despite the loss of sluggers Matt Snyder and Zach Kirksey, and the infield experience of Blake Newalu and Alex Yarbrough.
Monday, Ole Miss head coach Mike Bianco officially named sophomore Chris Ellis the No. 3 starter — behind Wahl and Mayers — in the hopes he continues the trend this season.
The senior infielder injured his left shoulder earlier this week while diving for a ball during batting practice and is scheduled to have an MRI next week. (more…)
(February 1, 2013)
On the same day that the Ole Miss football program officially announced the transfer of former Southern Miss quarterback and Toronto Blue Jays third-round pick Anthony Alford, news surfaced that another two-sport standout, Senquez Golson, will now focus solely on football. (more…) (January 24, 2013, Page 9)
Mike Bianco will need to get used to wearing a different red, white and blue this summer.
Tuesday it was announced that the long-time Ole Miss head baseball coach will be the pitching coach for the 2013 Collegiate National Team, headed by TCU head coach Jim Schlossnagle (December 19, 2012, Page 9)
(more…) (December 18, 2012)
Tom Greenway writes about lies and consequences for presidents, while Meridith Wulff and Cal Mayo write to thank those who helped make the 2012 Charger Challenge a big success. (October 19, 2012, Page 4A)