Friday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Friday morning …

From Fayetteville, Arkansas coach Bret Bielema talks about the Razorbacks’ Saturday night home game against Auburn as the week winds down. Arkansas is at Ole Miss next Saturday, an 11:21 kick. And now a word from the Auburn Krystal for Bielema. …

From the University formerly known as Northeast Louisiana, Troy broke out all black uniforms last night against the Indian-Warhawks. However, things didn’t go so well for the Trojans at Malone Stadium. Troy visits Ole Miss on Nov. 16. …

If you were in Nashville last night, Vanderbilt beat writer Jeff Lockridge was rewarding focus and effort from trick-or-treaters.

Meanwhile in Knoxville, Vols beat writer Wes Rucker assigned values to his candy and passed out various treats accordingly.

Also from Yahoo, Eddie George says South Carolina should be on Upset Alert against Mississippi State. …

From Durham, as college basketball approaches big things are expected at Duke for Mississippi State transfer Rodney Hood.

Also in basketball, Moss Point’s Devin Booker gave a verbal commitment to Kentucky yesterday. Scout rates Booker a four-star prospect and the No. 5 shooting guard in the country. If Kentucky is going to finish the season at No. 1 — which is where it’s starting the season — the Wildcats need their talented freshman twins to play like sophomores. …

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.

Posted in Basketball, Football
  • Killer_Beeze

    Just goes to show you that new uniforms don’t produce wins. Look at ‘Bama. No change in their unis in…well, I cannot recall anything other than crimson and white uniforms.

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