Ole Miss new arena to have groundbreaking Thursday

While work has already started on the site of the new basketball arena at Ole Miss, an official ceremony has been announced to signify to the project. 

Ole Miss officials announced Tuesday afternoon that they will hold a public groundbreaking Thursday morning at the main entrance, located just off FedEx Student-Athlete Academic Support Center.

Ole Miss Chancellor Dr. Dan Jones, Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork and both men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy and women’s basketball coach Matt Insell will all be on hand for the ceremony and make remarks about the new project.

Former Rebel Keith Carter, Ole Miss Athletics Foundation Executive Director, will also be on hand for the ceremony.



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