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More baseball honors for MSU’s Rooker

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal The honors continue to pour in for Mississippi State’s Brent Rooker. A week after being named the Most...

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – There are plenty of changes coming to the Vaught-Hemingway Stadium this season and next, and part of that will be a new playing surface. Ole Miss football will return to natural grass for the 2016 season, athletics director Ross Bjork announced on Monday. The stadium’s surface made the […]

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Quarterback Chad Kelly led East Mississippi CC to a national title last season and is the presumptive starter for Ole Miss this week.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss has its starting quarterback … probably. Junior college transfer Chad Kelly will take the first-team snaps in practice this week with the No. 17 Rebels, and if coach Hugh Freeze doesn’t have a change of heart Kelly will start the season opener against Tennessee-Martin on Saturday. […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – Mississippi State has not shied away from scheduling in-state opponents during Dan Mullen’s tenure. The Bulldogs will open the season with Southern Miss for the second straight year. “It is a huge game in the state of Mississippi and to the people here,” Mullen said. “This is a […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Robert Conyers expects to play quite a bit in the season opener in spite of the fact that Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze says he could have as many as 10 offensive linemen ready to play. “We’ve got 10 guys. Do I wish we were a little farther […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – Much has been made about Mississippi State’s lack of experience returning this fall. The Bulldogs only have eight returning starters back on offense and defense but all 22 positions on both sides of the ball will be manned by an upperclassmen according to the depth chart that was […]

BY GENE PHELPS DAILY JOURNAL CORINTH – First-year coach Kelly Wright wasn’t pleased with her Corinth High School volleyball team’s performance in last week’s 3-0 victory against Alcorn Central. “They were really flat,” she said, following a three-set (25-17, 25-12, 25-9) win. “I wasn’t pleased with the effort.” Wright, however, is extremely pleased with her […]

Daily Journal For the first time, the Ole Miss men’s cross country team has been voted the preseason EC favorite by the league’s coaches. The Rebels won the NCAA South Regional last season to earn their first NCAA championship berth and return three All-SEC performers – Wesley Gallagher, Sean Tobin and Robert Domanic. The Rebels […]

Daily Journal Coming off a successful opening weekend, the Ole Miss volleyball team had two players honored by the SEC office. Nakeyta Clair was named SEC Offensive Player of the Week and Aubrey Edie earned Setter of the Week honors. Clair was named MVP of the Magnolia Invitational as she tallied 38 kills and hit […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Game week is here for college football. Seven days from now all questions won’t be answered, but fans and the media, most of whom have had little access to teams through August camp, will know more about their teams. Much of the drama will unfold before Saturday. There are 27 […]