By Logan Lowery Daily Journal PEARL – As a native of Gulfport, Mississippi State first baseman Wes Rea couldn’t help but smile holding the most valuable player trophy from Tuesday night’s Governor’s Cup. Rea went 2-for-4 with a double, drove in two and scored one himself against Ole Miss in the Bulldogs 8-3 victory. “It […]

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By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss could soon lose a member of its 2013 consensus top 10 football signing class. Offensive lineman Austin Golson, who left spring drills No. 1 at right tackle, is exploring options to transfer, Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze confirmed. Golson would like to get closer to his […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal PEARL – Ten days after playing a decisive third game in an SEC series, Ole Miss and Mississippi State will square off on a neutral field. First pitch at Trustmark Park in the Governor’s Cup game is 6:30 p.m. The game does not affect the SEC standings where the two […]

Looking back: The Rebels had no non-conference game last week because it’s weekend series with LSU began on Thursday. Ole Miss was 1-2 against the Tigers, losing 4-3 in 13 innings on Thursday, winning 5-1 in Game 2 and losing 2-0 on Saturday in the finale. Looking ahead: The Rebels take on rival Mississippi State […]

OXFORD There’s no denying the significance of the one(s) that got away from Ole Miss over the weekend, but a series loss to LSU will not be the final word on whether the Rebels host an NCAA regional for the first time since 2009. In the quest for host status winning a series against a […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – It’s never good when your third-base coach gets tossed, but the reality is there had been no action at Cliff Godwin’s bag anyway. In fact, no Ole Miss runner reached third base Saturday as four LSU pitchers combined in a 2-0 shutout to clinch the SEC series for […]

By John Davis Special to the Journal OXFORD – There was no need for extra innings for No.13 Ole Miss on Friday night, not with Christian Trent on the mound and the Rebels’ best hitters doing their part. A night after losing a 13-inning heartbreaker to the No. 12 Tigers at Oxford-University Stadium, Ole Miss […]

By David Brandt Associated Press JACKSON – Ole Miss continued its roster overhaul on Friday with the signing of Tennessee State transfer M.J. Rhett. The 6-foot-9 Rhett adds more depth to the Rebels’ frontcourt. He averaged 10.9 points and a team-leading 9.1 rebounds per game last season at Tennessee State. Rhett is expected to graduate […]

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Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze signs autographs during the Rebel Road Trip on Thursday.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal TUPELO – Any expense incurred by Ole Miss athletics by loading the bus and driving here Thursday was offset in a big way. As Ole Miss athletics director Ross Bjork addressed a mid-day gathering of fans and alumni at the BancorpSouth Arena meeting rooms – the Tupelo stop on the […]