RALEIGH, N.C. — The Raleigh (N.C.) Regional will mean different things for different players. For guys like Mike Mayers, Bobby Wahl, Stuart Turner and others it may mean the end of their careers if second-seed Ole Miss doesn’t play well. (May 31, 2013, Page 7A)
That didn’t take too long.
Just over 24 hours after learning the Ole Miss Rebels would face William & Mary to open the Raleigh (N.C.) Regional, coach Mike Bianco announced that Mike Mayers will take the mound against the Tribe. (May 29, 2013, Page 8)
HOOVER, Ala. — As Rebel skipper Mike Bianco pointed out following Thursday’s 7-5 loss to seventh-seeded Alabama, life in the Southeastern Conference can be a cruel at times. (more…) (May 24, 2013, Page 6A)
HOOVER, Ala. — Sam Smith has been an underrated arm for the Rebels all season.
Wednesday the right-handed sophomore gave No. 6 seed Ole Miss another strong outing but the game’s outcome was ultimately out of his hands at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. (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)
Had his team pitched better out of the bullpen in recent weeks, Mike Bianco believes his team may have avoided playing the first single-elimination game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. (May 22, 2013, Page 8)
After surviving the single-elimination day of the Southeastern Conference Tournament, the sixth-seeded Rebels advanced to face third-seed Arkansas this morning at 9:30 a.m. for the second consecutive “breakfast game.”
Arkansas-Ole Miss will be televised on CSS. The game is matched up with today’s LSU/Alabama game. The losers play in an elimination game at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, while the winners will face off in the second game. (more…) (May 22, 2013)
The “breakfast game,” to open the six-day event pits two familiar opponents in 11th-seed Kentucky (30-24 overall, 11-19 SEC) against 6th-seed Ole Miss (36-20, 15-15).
The winner advances to face 3rd-seed Arkansas while the loser’s tournament is done.
First pitch is set for 9:30 a.m. with the game being televised on FSN. (more…) (May 21, 2013)