COLUMN: Charley Sullivan’s smile is still as wide as it was when he was at Oxford High School helping lead the Chargers to wins on the baseball diamond. Sullivan is now smiling wearing the crimson and white of Alabama as the team’s No. 1 pitcher on the weekend. There is a lot of prestige involved with being the Friday night starter at a Division I school, especially in the Southeastern Conference where baseball is more important than anywhere else in the country. (more…) (March 27, 2012, Page 11)
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Ole Miss’ selection in jerseys prior to Sunday’s decisive third game with Alabama at Sewell-Thomas Stadium seemed to set the tone even if the No. 17 Rebels didn’t realize it at the time. (more…) (March 26, 2012, Page 6)
Former Oxford Charger and Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Charley Sullivan shined in Alabama’s Southeastern Conference opener on Friday against Arkansas. Sullivan started for the Tide and lasted 5.1 innings before giving way to five other pitchers in Alabama’s 4-3 loss in 12 innings. (more…) (March 19, 2012, Page 9)
Ole Miss men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy said during Saturday’s postgame press conference his team didn’t do things easy.
There were plenty of times Thursday evening the Ole Miss women’s basketball team looked lost.
Against Alabama, the Lady Rebels floundered bad enough that at one point they trailed the Southeastern Conference’s last-place team by as many as 18 points after turning the ball over 19 times and allowing the visitors to cash in with 20 second-chance points. (more…) (February 10, 2012, Page 7A)
BLOG: Alabama pushed Ole Miss’ losing streak to seven games with a 52-47 victory tonight at the C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (February 9, 2012)
BLOG — TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Ole Miss’ second road trip to Alabama for basketball produced yet another double overtime loss for the Rebels. (more…) (February 4, 2012)
A week off to rest and recover from the first half of the Southeastern Conference grind is something Ole Miss is hoping to use to its advantage Saturday at Alabama.
Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy said one of the objectives during the off week was to tweak a few things heading into the final half of the season. The Rebels are currently 4-3 overall in the Southeastern Conference and face two straight road games before returning home on Feb. 11 against Auburn. (more…) (February 3, 2012, Page 6A)
For an athlete that pays attention to heights and has to evaluate situations with his eyes and brain as much as anything, Oxford high jumper Justin Fondren has a great idea of how to measure an important decision and special moment in his life.
Fondren’s latest birthday present today included a scholarship offer from the University of Alabama. His signature on the National Letter of Intent not only secured money for his future education, but a chance to learn a lot from arguably the best high jump coach in the nation in Dick Booth. (more…) (February 2, 2012, Page 7)
Hugh Freeze’s early journey on the football recruiting trail could gain a huge boost of momentum tonight from one of nation’s best defensive line prospects. Aberdeen defensive end Channing Ward (6-foot-4, 255-pounds) is scheduled to announce his college decision tonight during the annual Under Armour All-American Game. (more…) (January 5, 2012, Page 6)