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The Daily Journal’s Parrish Alford and John Davis continue to bring you the latest Ole Miss athletics news and information on the Daily Journal’s main website.

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Video Blog: Bianco, Woodman talk Oxford Regional

By John Davis, Oxford Citizen Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco and J.B. Woodman both talked about the Rebels being at home this coming weekend in the Oxford Regional.

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Cullen Neal: The next big transfer

A few thoughts on transfer point guard Cullen Neal, who could be a very big addition to Ole Miss basketball. The Rebels are trying to replace Stefan Moody, the SEC’s leading scorer. Neal isn’t going to replace Moody’s scoring, but

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Report: Escobar to transfer

Freshman guard JT Escobar is leaving the basketball program,’s Evan Daniels is reporting. He has been given his release to transfer. Escobar was considered an option at point guard early in the season. Eventually he appeared in 17 games

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Weekend Review

While March Madness launched last week interesting news was released from the SEC that was probably lost in the chaos for a lot of folks. The league has hired former Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese to serve as “Special Advisor”

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What increased ‘pace of play’ meant for hoops this season

Late last spring the NCAA announced a rules change and renewed focus for game officials to improve what it called “pace of play.” In essence, changes were made to bring about what the NCAA hoped would be a greater advantage

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Weekend Review

So it’s on to the off-season for the Rebels. An NIT bid was not a given considering their RPI ranking of 96 according to ESPN. The question is do Ole Miss fans care? DId you want to see this team

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Notebook: Rebels hope for NIT bid

Ole Miss will learn Sunday evening whether it will receive an NIT bid. Andy Kennedy did not specifically address the NIT but did not sound like he necessarily expects a bid. When asked about the standing ovation for Stefan Moody

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Kennedy talks Alabama as Rebels arrive for SEC tournament

Ole Miss won 74-66 against Alabama this season, but that was a long time ago. Both teams are different now. Rebels coach Andy Kennedy talks about that and other topics here. The Rebels just completed an afternoon shootaround at Bridgestone

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Moody repeats as Howell winner

Stefan Moody was named the Howell Trophy winner today, only the second back-to-back winner in the award’s history. Former Mississippi State center Jarvis Varnado was the other winning in 2009 and 2010. Moody leads the SEC in scoring at 23.1

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Looking ahead to SEC tournament and the Tide

Some SEC teleconference highlights leading into Nashville … Alabama is a 10 seed going against 7 seed Ole Miss, but first-year Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson believes his team can play its way into the NCAAs. “I think the way

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Weekend Review

If I had been a wagering man I would have lost money Saturday. I would have thought it easy money to take the bet that Stefan Moody would have gotten at least 20 points against a young and beleaguered Tennessee

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Moody, MSU and the Modern Era – What it all means

After Stefan Moody’s career-high 43 points against Mississippi State the question was raised on social media: What have been the most dominant individual performances by Ole Miss athletes in the modern era. I saw this question as I was working

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