Fifth-year head coach Renee Ladner’s 2011-12 women’s basketball team will face a challenging schedule again this season.
The team will face 13 teams that advanced to postseason last year including five that played in the NCAA Tournament a year ago. The schedule also features three games against first-time opponents, North Florida, the UMASS and Cleveland State.
In addition, the team’s schedule will give fans numerous chances to cheer on the Rebels as the team will play 16 games at home including eight non-conference and eight SEC games. (August 23, 2011, Page 8)
Quindella Ford doesn’t normally say much to tout her own basketball skills.
She doesn’t need to because her actions speak volumes on the hardwood.
As a junior at Okolona, the 5-foot-9 guard averaged a healthy 27.8 points per game and is currently in the midst of leading her AAU team, the North Mississippi Basketball Hoop Dreams, through the AAU Division II National Championships at the Disney Wide World of Sports in Kissimmee, Fla. (more…) (July 14, 2011, Page 6)
The Ole Miss women’s basketball team ended its 2010-11 season with a 62-50 loss to South Carolina on Thursday night in the first round of the SEC Tournament at Bridgestone Arena. (more…) (March 4, 2011, Page 8A)
Ole Miss will look to finish its season on a positive note in the Southeastern Conference Tournament, which is being hosted at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. (more…) (March 3, 2011, Page 6)
Ole Miss senior Kayla Melson was named Second Team All-Southeastern Confernece and Valencia McFarland earned a spot on the conference’s All-Freshman team it was announced by the league on Tuesday. (more…) (March 1, 2011, Page 9)
Lost for nearly a month due to a concussion, senior guard Kayla Melson didn’t hold back in her return to the hardwood on Sunday at Mississippi State’s Humphrey Coliseum. (more…) (February 28, 2011, Page 6)
Rain may have halted Thursday’s Southeastern Conference women’s basketball game momentarily, but it didn’t prevent the Tennessee Lady Volunteers from claiming a 66-39 victory over the Ole Miss Lady Rebels on Thursday at the C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum. (more…) (February 25, 2011, Page 6A)
Trailing by as many as 23 late in the first half at Alabama, Ole Miss women’s basketball team battled back to pull to within one with 8:02 left in the second half, but the Crimson Tide hung on for the 61-52 win. (more…) (February 21, 2011, Page 8)
The Lady Rebs shot just 24.1 percent in the first half and were never able to fully recover from the 12-point deficit at halftime. (February 18, 2011, Page 7A)