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)
VIDEO BLOG: RALEIGH, N.C. — It serves everyone right. Really since the field of 64 was announced, folks were discussing the possibility of N.C. State’s Carlos Rodon and Ole Miss’ Bobby Wahl facing off in a scout’s dream matchup. Well, must have jinxed it. (more…) (June 1, 2013)
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)
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)
Earlier in the year, Aaron Greenwood was one of No. 23 Ole Miss’ go-to relievers. Alongside Tanner Bailey, Greenwood was a reliable bullpen option asked to bridge games from the starters to closer Brett Huber. (more…) (May 16, 2013, Page 8)
The day-long cloud that hovered over Oxford has lifted and it appears No. 21 Mississippi State and Ole Miss will kick off their three-game series at Oxford-University Stadium on time tonight at 6:30. Mother Nature pulled a fast one Friday.Oxford’s day-long cloud coverage cleared just long enough for No. 21 Mississippi State and Ole Miss to record three outs at Oxford-University Stadium before the sky opened again with a heavy rain. Due to the precipitation, Game 1 between the Bulldogs and Rebels was suspended until Saturday. Game 1 will resume with the Rebels batting in the bottom of the first at 3 p.m. Game 2 of the three-game set will begin 40 minutes after the opener’s conclusion. You’ll find game blogs for both of Saturday’s contests below. (more…) (May 10, 2013)