Parrish Alford


Denham Springs, La., native, Mississippian since 1989 with a stop in Meridian before arriving in Tupelo. Daily Journal beat writer since 1996, covering Ole Miss since 2002. Proud Northeast Louisiana alum. Follow me on Twitter @parrishalford and listen to John Davis and myself daily with The Ole Miss Beat on Rebel Sports Radio.

Stories Written by Parrish Alford

Looking Back: The Rebels had won eight of their previous nine but dropped back-to-back games to Georgia at home 76-72 and at LSU 73-63. Looking Ahead: The Rebels are at Alabama on Tuesday at 6 p.m. (SEC Network) and at home against Vanderbilt on Saturday at 8 p.m. (SEC Network). Who’s Hot: Sebastian Saiz. He […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal BATON ROUGE, La. – Trying to bounce back from a crushing home loss to Georgia, Ole Miss certainly didn’t prosper Saturday on the road. How long the Rebels live with NCAA tournament hopes will depend largely on what they can get done this week. Shooting woes continued at the Pete […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal BATON ROUGE, La. – Forty percent field goal shooting has been a benchmark for Ole Miss success, but the Rebels have hit that mark just two times in their last eight games. The Rebels are 17-3 when they shoot at least 40 percent, 15-2 when they surpass the number. The […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal BATON ROUGE, La. – Georgia coach Mark Fox called Ole Miss a lock for the NCAA tournament in spite of the Rebels’ home loss to the Bulldogs on Thursday night. Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy certainly doesn’t feel like his team is a lock. He says the Rebels must approach […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Christian Trent is ready to take his show on the road. That’s not to say his show doesn’t require a little bit of tweaking. The Rebels’ junior left-hander will put his unbeaten streak on the line – not unbeaten for 2015 but for his career – when No. 18 Ole […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Coming off the program’s 400th win at Tad Smith Coliseum, and quite a big one at that, the Ole Miss women’s basketball team will try to rekindle NCAA tournament hopes on tonight against LSU. The Tigers throttled Ole Miss 70-41 in Baton Rouge on Jan. 29, the third […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Georgia and Ole Miss are both different teams than they were a month ago, the Rebels a little bit for the better. Ole Miss has won eight of its last nine and has a real opportunity to make a statement with what would be a fifth win against […]

OXFORD – The Ole Miss baseball Rebels, No. 18 in the latest release of the Top 25, are back in action today. First pitch against Arkansas State is 3 p.m. at Swayze Field in a make-up game that was postponed last week. The Rebels (4-2) are coming off series win against Wright State. Through […]

OXFORD Andy Kennedy has declared Jarvis Summers, at different times in his career the best player on the Ole Miss team, off the milk carton. It’s Kennedy’s colorful way of saying Summers once was lost but now is found. Or something like that. Summers, a senior from Jackson, took shoots in rhythm in the Rebels’ […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The Ole Miss women’s basketball team came very close to achieving a signature win at Kentucky earlier this season. Now the Rebels get another chance at home. No. 11 Kentucky is in town tonight for an SEC Network telecast. Tipoff at Tad Smith Coliseum is 6 p.m. Ole […]