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.
LAFAYETTE, La. — A late offensive surge has Ole Miss on the cusp of ending its Omaha drought. (June 9, 2014, Page 6)
LAFAYETTE, La. — There was no escaping the magnitude of the moment.
The only choice Ole Miss had Sunday if it wanted to extend its season was to win. The Rebels were humbled in a 9-5 loss in the opening game of the Lafayette Super Regional on Saturday, putting their season on the verge of extinction.
It didn’t bother Christian Trent. (June 9, 2014, Page 6)
LAFAYETTE, La. — Once Louisiana-Lafayette’s bats got going, there wasn’t much Ole Miss could do to slow them down. (more…) (June 7, 2014)
Two wins away.
That is how close and how far No. 12 Ole Miss is from reaching the College World Series for the first time since 1972. The Rebels first must go through No. 1 Louisana-Lafayette in the Lafayette, La., Super Regional to punch their ticket. (June 6, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss doesn’t know much about Louisiana-Lafayette other than what the scouting report tells it. It’s more than enough to give the Rebels an idea of just how potent the Ragin’ Cajuns bats are. (June 6, 2014, Page 6A)
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)