BLOG — A series of missed opportunities late in the game cost the Ole Miss Rebels a chance of defeating the Kentucky Wildcats for the second time this season. (more…) (March 11, 2011)
Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy and his players know that when they hit the court for today’s game against No. 15 Kentucky in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament, they will be facing a hostile crowd. That’s a given anytime the Wildcats play in the Georgia Dome, or any SEC Tournament venue to honest. (more…) (March 11, 2011, Page 6A)
BLOG — Ole Miss is just hours away from meeting South Carolina in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament inside Atlanta’s Georgia Dome. (more…) (March 10, 2011)
It took late game heroics, but the Ole Miss Rebels were able to knock off No. 10 Kentucky 71-69 at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum tonight to earn its first win over a Top 10 opponent since 2002. (more…) (February 1, 2011)
The Ole Miss women’s basketball team folded under pressure on Thursday night.
Clinging to an eight-point halftime lead, the Lady Rebels surrendered 21 points off of 18 second-half turnovers en route to a 74-68 loss to No. 17 Kentucky at the C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (January 28, 2011, Page 7A)
No. 17 Kentucky’s pressure defense paid off as the Wildcats scored 21 points off of 18 second-half turnovers en route to a 74-68 come-from-behind victory at Ole Miss on Thursday night. (more…) (January 27, 2011)
Fresh off of upsetting a ranked Arkansas team on the road, the Ole Miss Lady Rebels will look to do it again tonight when they host No. 17 Kentucky at 8:05 p.m. The game will be televised on SportSouth.
For Ole Miss, the win on Sunday was big. (January 27, 2011, Page 6)
Ole Miss’ 2-1 overtime win on Thursday’s Senior Night could not have been scripted any better.
With postseason aspirations still hanging in the balance, it seemed only fitting that the Lady Rebels’ lone senior, Taylor Cunningham, would score the golden goal in overtime that lifted Ole Miss past Kentucky and kept their post-season hopes alive.
Tied at 1-1 with the first overtime period winding down, Ole Miss midfielder Dylan Jordan put a crossing pass just in front of the Kentucky net from the left flank.
After the ball was kicked around a bit by Ole Miss’ Erin Emerson and a Kentucky defender in the box, Cunningham was able to swoop in from the right side and bury the loose ball past keeper Sydney Hiance. (October 22, 2010, Page 6A)
Two weeks after turnovers and general miscues cost Ole Miss in its Southeastern Conference opener against Vanderbilt, it was turnovers by Kentucky that ultimately propelled the Rebels past the Wildcats on Saturday afternoon at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Three turnovers by UK directly led to 21 points for Ole Miss and proved to be the deciding factor in a 42-35 win in front of a crowd of 55,344 and a regional television audience. Instead of seeing another team return an interception for a score or scoop a fumble up deep in their own territory, it was the Rebels (3-2 overall, 1-1 in the SEC) who played the part of ungracious hosts to the Wildcats (3-2, 0-2). (October 4, 2010, Page 1B)