Rebels look to boost résumé

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal The “been there, done that” of Ole Miss basketball paid off for the Rebels on Wednesday night. If they...

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State wide receiver Jameon Lewis and Ole Miss defensive end Carlos Thompson will team up in the College Gridiron Showcase at 1:30 p.m. today in Arlington, Texas. Lewis and Thompson will be on the Desperados roster and coached by Mississippi high school legend Marcus Dupree. Lewis appeared in 49 […]

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North Texas associate men's basketball head coach Rob Evans, left, and head coach Tony Benford.

By Steve Hunt Special to the Journal DENTON, Texas – Rob Evans knew he’d one day work on Tony Benford’s staff, the only question was when and where. The former Ole Miss men’s basketball coach is now in his third season at North Texas, the associate head coach to Benford, a player he recruited and […]

Mississippi State guard Trivante Bloodman scores on a fast break. (Petre Thomas)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Admittedly it wasn’t their Super Bowl, but for much of their game with in-state rival Mississippi State on Wednesday night, Ole Miss looked like a team worthy of the first pick in the draft. Fortunately for the Rebels, Jarvis Summers was there to save a lonely winter’s night. […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OXFORD – Mississippi State and Ole Miss renewed the most played rivalry in the Southeastern Conference. Wednesday night marked the 251st meeting between the Magnolia State programs. It was the final meeting inside Tad Smith Coliseum, with the Rebels improving to 35-15 against the Bulldogs in the venue since it […]

By Parrish Alford and Logan Lowery Daily Journal One week out from national signing day, Ole Miss and Mississippi State are both looking to finish with top-20 ranked classes. Next Wednesday, eligible high school players are free to sign national letters of intent – a binding document that obligates the athlete to a given school, […]

Mississippi State players celebrate their win over Ole Miss in Starkville last season. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Super Bowl XLIX is still five days away. Martavious Newby sees no reason Mississippi State players should be able to celebrate it early on the Rebels’ home court. Newby, a sophomore guard for Ole Miss, says he and his teammates remember what it meant to the Bulldogs to […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OXFORD – Mississippi State’s Rick Ray has won two of his five meetings against archrival Ole Miss. Neither of those wins came in Tad Smith Coliseum. Now in his third season, Ray and the Bulldogs will try and erase that trend tonight at 8 p.m. on the SEC Network. “We’ve […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze longed for depth at wide receiver this season. The need for that depth showed up at the end of the year when both Laquon Treadwell and Vince Sanders had gone down with injuries. The coming of Van Jefferson, who committed Sunday night, is a big […]

OXFORD One game does not constitute a corner turned, but one game can be the spark that starts a run. Maybe one game is what Ole Miss guard Terence Smith needed. Smith was 3-for-6 from 3-point range and had a very efficient 15 minutes in the Rebels’ 72-71 win over Florida on Saturday. He’s a […]