BLOG: Ole Miss men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy announced a couple of changes to his coaching staff this afternoon. (more…) (April 11, 2011)
BLOG: Ole Miss basketball coach Andy Kennedy met with the media Thursday to discuss the current status of his program and its future. (more…) (March 25, 2011)
Versatility and length have been two things Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy and his staff have valued from their players on the basketball court. In Aaron Jones, the Rebels’ latest verbal commitment, the staff has the luxury of getting both important aspects as they continue to keep the program headed in the right direction.
Jones, a 6-foot-9, 197-pounder from Gautier, committed to Kennedy early this week after visiting Ole Miss on his official visit over the weekend. Despite not playing AAU basketball over the summer, Jones was able to garner offers from Mississippi State, Baylor, Memphis, UTEP and considerable interest from Florida, who according to Jones’ coach, Keith McQueen, was prepared to offer once he came on an official visit. That trip to Florida for later in the month was scrapped after Jones saw Oxford. (October 21, 2010, Page 8)
SEC MEN’S HOOPS NOTEBOOK — Ole Miss junior guard Chris Warren won the final regular season Player of the Week award from the Southeastern Conference Monday. Warren scored 31 points in the Rebels’ 68-66 win over Arkansas on Saturday, while he averaged 26.5 points and 3.0 assists in two much needed wins last week. (March 9, 2010, Page 8)
AROUND THE SQUARE — If the Ole Miss men’s basketball team wants to make the NCAA Tournament it will have to return to its bread and butter and begin driving the basket instead of settling for jump shots. (February 16, 2010, Page 9)