BLOG: During his press conference on Monday, new Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said the Rebels needed to address depth issues, specifically along the offensive line and in the defensive secondary. Today the Rebels did just that, signing two offensive linemen and a defensive back from the junior college ranks. (more…) (December 21, 2011)
Despite an offer to remain at Ole Miss, associate head coach Gunter Brewer is parting ways with the Rebel staff to accept a coaching position elsewhere, it was announced Tuesday. (more…) (December 21, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG: Earlier today Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze addressed the media at the Indoor Practice Facility and touched on a number of topics. (more…) (December 19, 2011)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Coaching changes obviously have a large impact on the recruiting world and one in-state change could pay off for the Rebels in their pursuit of 6-foot-3 Pearl receiver D.J. Thompson.
Thompson was verbally committed to Southern Miss prior to coach Larry Fedora taking over the North Carolina gig, and still is a Golden Eagle pledge, although he admitted on Friday he’s “not as firm” as he was. (more…) (December 14, 2011, Page 6)
Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze added a familiar name to his football staff Monday as former Rebel player and assistant coach Matt Luke returns to Oxford as the offensive line coach. Barney Farrar has also been named Assistant Athletics Director for Community Relations.
“For a coach like Matt Luke to return to Ole Miss — a place where he is so loved and loves so dearly — is a home run for us,” Freeze said. “He is tireless recruiter and is a great representative of our university.” (more…) (December 13, 2011, Page 6)
When the Long Beach linebacker showed out at the Rebels’ elite prospect camp in June he was looking for an Ole Miss offer. He admitted in July that he was playing with a chip on his shoulder and believed he deserved more interest from colleges than he had garnered. (more…) (December 13, 2011, Page 7)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. —Hindered by a slow start and an inability to get any consistency on offense, Mississippi fell to Alabama 31-12 in the 25th edition of the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game on Saturday at the Cramton Bowl. (more…) (December 12, 2011, Page 6)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Ask any of Mississippi’s top football talents if he has heard from Ole Miss’ new coach and the answer was the same more often than not.
BLOG: There wasn’t a lot of new information coming from the Mississippians playing in Saturday’s Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game.
One thing was for sure, however.
If new Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze is interested, he has already been in contact. (more…) (December 11, 2011)