The uniforms have barely dried after washing out the celebratory grass stains stemming from Sunday’s ninth-inning victory and the No. 10 Ole Miss Rebels have already put the victorious Florida series behind them.
With an in-state rivalry game against Southern Miss slated for tonight in Pearl and a tough road test at No. 8 Kentucky awaiting Ole Miss this weekend, the Rebels said Monday that they have already moved on. (April 3, 2012, Page 8)
The athleticism on this year’s Ole Miss baseball team trumps that of any squad in recent memory.
Looking back on the Florida series, the first visual that will come to mind may be Bobby Wahl’s impromptu mad dash around the bases, but it was his performance on Friday that really set the tone for the weekend.
The sophomore right-hander has continually pitched well for the Rebels, but Friday’s career-long performance may provide the best evidence that Wahl belongs in the discussion as one of the Southeastern Conference’s elite. (more…) (April 2, 2012, Page 8)
After blanking the No. 1 Florida Gators 3-0 on Friday, the nation’s top team used a six-run eighth Saturday to claim a 9-4 victory over No. 16 Ole Miss at Oxford-University Stadium.
Today’s first pitch is set for 12:30 p.m.
(April 1, 2012)
BLOG: The last two times the Diamond Rebels have hosted the No. 1 team in the country they have come away with series victories.
Ole Miss will have two chances to continue the recent trend, beginning with today’s 1:30 p.m. game. (more…) (March 31, 2012)
BLOG: This weekend isn’t any ordinary three-game set for the No. 16 Ole Miss Diamond Rebels.
For the next three days the Rebels will host the consensus No. 1 team in the country in the Florida Gators. (more…) (March 30, 2012)
Mike Bianco jogged out of Ole Miss’ dugout Thursday afternoon, saw several television cameras in addition to the usual group of reporters and asked anyone within ear shot if the No. 16 Rebels were playing the New York Yankees.
Thursday night’s Southeastern Conference matchup with No. 14 Florida was a tale of two halves for the Ole Miss Rebels.
Everything that could go right for the Rebels did in the first 20 minutes of action at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum.
They hit shots at an exceptional rate, got rebounds on both ends of the floor and did a great job of slowing down the SEC’s top offense to the tune of 28 points. But as good as the Rebels were in the opening half, the Gators proved to be that much better when it counted down the stretch. (more…) (January 27, 2012, Page 6A)
Four days after challenging her team to play with better toughness for 40 minutes, Renee Ladner’s Lady Rebels played Florida down to the final buzzer.
If the Lady Rebels are going to have a successful Southeastern Conference schedule, they must learn to weather the storm, learn from their mistakes and, perhaps most importantly, find a third reliable scorer. (more…) (January 5, 2012, Page 6)