One of the most complete games of the season couldn’t have come at a better time for the Ole Miss Rebels Friday evening. Facing the Memphis Tigers in the second round of the Men’s National Invitation Tournament, the No. 2 seeded Rebels played well in all phases in what was arguably their most complete game of the year at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (March 22, 2010, Page 8)
No. 2 seed Ole Miss will meet No. 5 Texas Tech Tuesday evening at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum for the right to advance to the Men’s National Invitation Tournament Final Four. (March 22, 2010, Page 9)
This is LONG, long, long overdue, so sorry about that… Got side tracked with some other things, but found this interview with redshirt freshman quarterback Raymond Cotton on my recorder the other day. The interview took place about two weeks ago at the Indoor Practice Facility.
(more…) (March 20, 2010)
Five players scored in double figures to help lead the Ole Miss Rebels to a 90-81 win over the Memphis Tigers in a National Invitation Tournament game Friday evening at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. The win advanced the No. 2 seed Rebels to the third round of the NIT on Tuesday against the winner of Saturday’s game between Texas Tech and Jacksonville. The winner of that third-round game will advance to New York for the NIT Final Four.
(more…) (March 19, 2010)
The No. 20 Ole Miss baseball team has come a long way in terms of finding itself during its nonconference schedule. For starters, roles on the field have begun to be defined with freshmen Alex Yarbrough and Tanner Mathis solidifying positions at second base and left field respectively heading into this weekend’s three-game series at No. 26 Kentucky (14-3 overall).
In addition to David Goforth and Aaron Barrett locking down the closer and Saturday starter roles, one player who has flown under the radar is senior outfielder Taylor Hashman. (March 19, 2010, Page 7A)
Memphis and Ole Miss will renew its long-standing rivalry tonight in front of a packed C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum and a national television audience via ESPN2 in the second round of the Men’s National Invitation Tournament. (March 19, 2010, Page 6A)
Tickets for Friday’s Men’s NIT game between the Memphis Tigers and Ole Miss Rebels have became very limited according to Ole Miss ticket officials. Tickets sold to the general public were sold out this afternoon and the only tickets left to purchase are general admission tickets available to Ole Miss students, faculty and staff (with valid Ole Miss IDs) at $4 each, up to two per ID. Those can be picked up at the ticket office in front of C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum anytime before noon on Friday. (March 18, 2010)
Terrico White scored 27 points in Ole Miss’ win over Troy in NIT action Wednesday night. Ole Miss’ march toward a second trip to New York for the National Invitation Tournament Final Four began with a bang, thanks to a one-sided 84-65 home win over Troy in the first round. (March 18, 2010, Page 6)
A longtime rivalry between the Ole Miss Rebels and Memphis Tigers that has been dormant over the past few seasons will be renewed Friday evening in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament. Both the Rebels and Tigers advanced into the second round of the NIT Wednesday with home wins. Ole Miss defeated Troy 84-65 to advance to Friday’s meeting, which will be played at C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum at 5:30 p.m. and can be seen across the nation on ESPN2. (March 17, 2010)