Vaught-Hemingway gets grass field next fall

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – There are plenty of changes coming to the Vaught-Hemingway Stadium this season and next, and...

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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 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 […]

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 […]

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By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Game week is here, but most Ole Miss freshmen are still a year away from seeing the Vaught-Hemingway Stadium field on Saturdays. Many seasons past the Rebels would be counting on young newcomers in some key roles. Beyond freshman guard Javon Patterson that’s not the case in 2015, […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss defensive coordinator Dave Wommack says he isn’t concerned about depth at linebacker even with the tinkering that’s gone on to replace D.T. Shackelford. A sixth-year senior, Shackelford tied for third on the team with 65 tackles and added five tackles for loss plus a pair of […]

Daily Journal Marshall Henderson, the excitable and high-scoring guard who helped Ole Miss to the 2013 SEC basketball championship, will join the NBA’s Sacramento Kings training camp this fall. Henderson, who’ll turn 25 next month, went undrafted last year and has been playing overseas – Italy, Qatar and Iraq. Yes, Iraq – and he was […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Senquez Golson had 10 interceptions last season and was named All-American. Tony Bridges, quite possibly the “next big thing” in the Ole Miss secondary, has 10 interceptions this month alone. There’s a big difference in stealing passes in the regular season and stealing them in August when good-natured […]