BLOG — Ole Miss right-hander Chris Ellis continued his strong start to the 2014 season, and the Rebels improved to 5-0 with a 3-0 victory over Georgia State in the opening game of a weekend series Friday afternoon at Swayze Field. (more…) (February 21, 2014)
DELAND, Fla. — Preston Overbey hit a pair of home runs, while Sam Smith anchored another solid outing from the Ole Miss pitching staff Sunday. The combination sparked an 8-2 win over Stetson, garnering a sweep to open the 2014 season for the Rebels, who defeated Stetson 7-0 Friday night and 11-1 Saturday. (February 17, 2014, Page 6)
By John Davis
Ever since the 2013 baseball season came to an end at N.C. State, Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco has been looking to improve his team. Outside of garnering talent through recruiting, Bianco wanted to revert back to his first year at Ole Miss, go old school if you will, from a toughness standpoint.
Being in the postseason and being better in the postseason are two different things to Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco. (February 4, 2014, Page 9)
One item that came about from Mike Bianco’s end-of-the-year meeting with Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork was the decision to get assistant coach Cliff Godwin more involved in the decision-making portion of recruiting. (more…) (June 11, 2013, Page 8)
RALEIGH, N. C. — Andrew Mistone hit a hard shot up the middle.
Off the bat it looked like the senior third baseman had prolonged the Rebels’ season for at least one more at-bat, but William & Mary shortstop Ryan Williams snagged the ball, spun and delivered a strike to first for the final out Sunday. (June 3, 2013, Page 8)
RALEIGH, N.C. — It makes since that because there was so much chatter about a potential showdown of elite aces in the Raleigh Regional that it probably wouldn’t actually come to fruition. (June 3, 2013, Page 8)
HOOVER, Ala. — Prior to the start of the Southeastern Conference Tournament, Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn said that typically if a team makes a run to win the title they need a pitcher to step up and log some unexpected innings. (May 23, 2013, Page 6)
VIDEO BLOG: HOOVER, Ala. — The sixth-seeded Rebels (37-21 overall) have gotten used playing in the first game daily at the Southeastern Conference Tournament, hosted at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.
They’ll do it one final time today at 9:30 a.m. against the seventh-seeded Alabama Crimson Tide (33-25). The game will be televised on SportSouth.
(more…) (May 23, 2013)