JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Xavier was going to play BYU in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Acquaintances of Musketeers coach Chris Mack were sure of it. (more…) (March 18, 2015)
DAYTON, Ohio — The good news for Ole Miss is the Rebels have already seen a team that’s eerily similar offensively to BYU this season. The bad news? Ole Miss didn’t do much to stop it. The Rebels can’t let the not-too-distant history repeat itself if they want to advance in the NCAA Tournament. (March 17, 2015, Page 6)
DAYTON, Ohio — Ole Miss will be tasked with trying to cover a plethora of shooters all over the floor against BYU tonight with its season on the line. The Rebels need one of their top shooters to snap out of his funk to have a realistic chance to advance. (March 17, 2015, Page 6)
Jarvis Summers didn’t feel great about it, but every time he glanced at his TV and saw Ole Miss’ name scroll along the bottom ticker on ESPN over the weekend as one of Joe Lunardi’s last four teams into the NCAA Tournament, he started to believe. That belief turned into elation early Sunday evening. (March 16, 2015, Page 6)
Sports Editor Davis Potter takes a look at Ole Miss’ chances in the NCAA tournament and say they will hinge on the play of Jarvis Summer, Stefan Moody and LaDarius White (March 16, 2015, Page 6)
After Thursday night’s last-second loss, the Ole Miss Rebels and their fans will be watching scores while sitting on the “bubble” for an NCAA tourney bid. We hope Ole Miss is judged by its positives this season and not its disappointing finish. (March 13, 2015, Page 4)
Another home loss has the Ole Miss men’s basketball team’s stock falling when it comes to the NCAA Tournament. (more…) (March 8, 2015)
Ole Miss is one of the hotter men’s basketball teams around. (more…) (February 23, 2015)
If you’re to believe the folks that cover college basketball for a living, Ole Miss would be a part of the NCAA Tournament if it started today. ESPN bracketologist Joe Lundari last updated his field of 68 this morning and has Ole Miss as a 10 seed facing seventh-seeded Indiana in Omaha, Nebraska. Same for CBS Sports’ Jerry Palm, who revised his tournament projections Sunday night and had the Rebels on the 10 line, though against a different opponent (SMU).
Asked about the two meaningless errors at the end of Ole Miss 8-4 win against Binghamton on Saturday, head coach Mike Bianco replied “we are who we are at his point.”
He’s was right.