BLOG — Led by 24 points from Chris Warren and 15 from Zach Graham, the Ole Miss Rebels ended their regular season on a high note with an 84-74 win over Arkansas. (more…) (March 5, 2011)
Saturday’s game against Arkansas will be the last guaranteed chance for fans to see Ole Miss’ second leading scorer, senior Chris Warren, and Zach Graham play at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum.
With Ole Miss (18-12 overall, 6-9 in the Southeastern Conference) losing to Auburn on Wednesday, the chance to earn a first-round bye in the upcoming SEC Tournament is now gone. The Rebels still have to defeat Arkansas (18-11, 7-8) Saturday to become a No. 3 seed and play South Carolina on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. If the Rebels lose to the Razorbacks, they will likely be facing Tennessee in the first round at 6:30 p.m. (March 4, 2011, Page 6A)
Speculation of how the Ole Miss Rebels would finish out the remainder of the season was temporarily put to rest Saturday afternoon at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. After dropping two straight road games at Mississippi State and South Carolina, the Rebels showed great energy and grit in a 68-63 come-from-behind win over the Alabama Crimson Tide. (more…) (February 28, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG — There is still fight left in the Ole Miss men’s basketball team. (more…) (February 26, 2011)
Darrin Horn has had to play many roles during South Carolina’s month of struggles. On Tuesday night, he got to play the one he enjoys most — winning coach.
Sam Muldrow had 23 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:02 left, as the Gamecocks ended a five-game losing streak with a 79-73 victory over Ole Miss. The win brought smiles and high-fives out of his players, something Horn hadn’t seen in a while. (February 23, 2011, Page 6)
Sophomore forward Renardo Sidney may not want to talk with the print media following Mississippi State’s games, but his aversion of discussing his skills in public is not lost on Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy or his Rebels. (more…) (February 21, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG — Ole Miss’ momentum heading into Saturday’s game against Mississippi State was short lived as the Bulldogs defeated the Rebels 71-58 at Humphrey Coliseum. (more…) (February 19, 2011)
All season long Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy has been searching for at least one player to match the scoring ability of senior standout Chris Warren. There have been times where a player appeared to be on the verge of adding that extra scoring dimension needed to win games in the Southeastern Conference, but nobody has consistently filled that role. (more…) (February 17, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG — All season long, Ole Miss senior Zach Graham has played second fiddle to fellow senior Chris Warren. That was not the case Wednesday night. (more…) (February 16, 2011)
Saturday’s Southeastern Conference encounter between the Ole Miss Rebels and Alabama Crimson Tide at Coleman Coliseum was all about emotion and desire. In the first half, it was the Crimson Tide who had the early edge in those two areas as they hit open shots, got to loose balls and built a 20-point lead at the half. (more…) (February 14, 2011, Page 6A)