OMAHA, Neb. — Stats don’t always tell the whole story, but they should have been a pretty good indicator of how Ole Miss’ game against Virginia was going to play out.
It’s no surprise Sunday’s College World Series opener for both teams lacked offense for most of the night. In a game that could have gone either way, Virginia came out on top 2-1 (June 16, 2014, Page 6)
OMAHA, Neb. — Mike Papi delivered a walk-off RBI double in the ninth inning, and Ole Miss dropped its opening game of the College World Series with a 2-1 loss to Virginia Sunday night at TD Ameritrade Park. (more…) (June 15, 2014)
OMAHA, Neb. — Chris Ellis‘ last outing didn’t go so well. Ole Miss’ ace is just glad he’s getting another chance. (more…) (June 14, 2014)
Ole Miss players and coaches have been swarmed with phone calls, texts and social media messages congratulating them on making it this far. But their focus has now shifted to the business at hand in Omaha.
In 1956, Ole Miss made its first trip to Omaha in school history. While the team did not win the national championship, Buddy Chain managed to leave his mark in the College World Series record books.
Once the news was out on the Ole Miss baseball team’s official Twitter account that the Rebels would be arriving back at Swayze Field at approximately 6 p.m. on Tuesday night from Lafayette, La., third baseman Austin Anderson knew fans would show up. (June 12, 2014, Page 2B)
EUGENE, Ore. — Ole Miss junior Sam Kendricks won his second straight NCAA outdoor pole vault on Wednesday, but it wasn’t easy. (June 12, 2014, Page 2B)
LAFAYETTE, La. — The wait is over.
Ole Miss exorcised some postseason demons Monday night, advancing to the College World Series with a 10-4 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette in Game 3 of the Lafayette Super Regional at “Tigue” Moore Field. (June 10, 2014, Page 6)
LAFAYETTE, La. — Before this season, OIe Miss coach Mike Bianco had led four different Ole Miss teams to an NCAA super regional. None of them got to the College World Series.
That’s not the case any more and it’s because the 2014 Rebels did what they had to do to overcome adversity and mistakes. They did it again Monday in a 10-4 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette that earned them a trip to the CWS. (June 10, 2014, Page 6)
Lafayette, La. — Let’s face it. Ole Miss baseball has spoiled it fans.
Sports Editor Davis Potter takes a look back at how this year’s team has rewarded them, however, especially with the run to the program’s first trip to the College World Series since 1972. (June 10, 2014, Page 6)