ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Ole Miss junior Sam Kendricks smashed his own school record with one of the best indoor pole vaults in NCAA history at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational Friday night. (February 17, 2014, Page 6)
Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze is not a fan of the latest proposal from the NCAA Football Rules Committee. (February 14, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss didn’t do its NCAA Tournament hopes any favors with its loss at Alabama on Tuesday, putting a second sub-100 RPI setback on its postseason resume. (February 14, 2014, Page 6A)
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jennifer O’Neill scored 27 points as No. 18 Kentucky trounced Ole Miss 108-78 on Thursday. (February 14, 2014, Page 7A)
There were a few times during preparations for the start of the 2013 season that Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco thought Chris Ellis could challenge Mike Mayers’ and Bobby Wahl’s positions as starters on the weekend. (February 13, 2014, Page 8)
Ole Miss women’s basketball coach Matt Insell will return to Kentucky, the school he spent five years at, for the first time Thursday night. Insell said the trip back to Lexington, Ky., wasn’t about him and more about another opportunity for his team to earn a much-needed win in the Southeastern Conference against a formidable and ranked opponent. (February 12, 2014, Page 6)
By Davis Potter
Assistant Sports Editor
Alabama and Georgia are both looking up at Ole Miss in the Southeastern Conference standings. That makes this week just as important as any chance to notch more high-profile wins later in the season for the Rebels. (more…) (February 11, 2014, Page 8)
By John Davis
Ever since the 2013 baseball season came to an end at N.C. State, Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco has been looking to improve his team. Outside of garnering talent through recruiting, Bianco wanted to revert back to his first year at Ole Miss, go old school if you will, from a toughness standpoint.
By Steve Vasallo
Johnny Neumann brought a new dimension to Ole Miss basketball in 1970 that had never been present prior and one we have not seen since. A high school All American from Memphis Overton, Neumann was the top recruited player in the nation during his senior year. Following his freshman year at Ole Miss (in the 70’s freshmen had their own separate program), Neumann led college basketball in scoring with a 40 points-per-game average.
Today, he has returned to Ole Miss to complete the requirements for his degree in sports journalism. I met with him recently and reflected back on his “two years of glory” with the Ole Miss basketball team.