By Kim Ling Ole Miss Athletics Sometimes it’s not what you know, but who you know. For former Ole Miss men’s tennis All-American Robbye Poole, it was both. Working in Chicago as an elite pro for Score Tennis and Fitness, a phone call from a friend back in April changed his life. That friend on […]

By John Zenor Associated Press The fortunes of several potential Southeastern Conference contenders could hinge largely on players returning from serious injuries. Two top players for Ole Miss – and the SEC – left tackle Laremy Tunsil and receiver Laquon Treadwell, are returning from broken legs. Alabama is getting back versatile tailback Kenyan Drake, who […]

From school reports OXFORD – Connie Price-Smith was named the new track and field coach at Ole Miss on Tuesday and she brings a high profile and a long record of accomplishment as a coach and athlete to the Rebels. Price-Smith, 53, is a four-time U.S. Olympian who was last week named the women’s head […]

The QB competition likely to linger: This is not a surprise. The competition appears to be close between junior college transfer Chad Kelly and third-year sophomore Ryan Buchanan. DeVante Kincade, a third-year sophomore, is also in the mix. Unless one candidate leaves the others in the August dust the date to circle on your calendar […]

By Jeff Roberson Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Archie Manning took a good-natured jab at his former offensive line teammates from his college days Friday night at the kickoff meeting of the Ole Miss Quarterback Club. Manning and his wife, Olivia, were guests for the evening. There were many stories. “I’d had a knee replacement and […]

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By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Ole Miss and Mississippi State combined to place 10 players on the Preseason All-SEC Team selected at SEC Media Days this week. The Rebels led the way with six selections, including four on the first team. Wide receiver Laquon Treadwell, tight end Evan Engram, offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil and defensive […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – For all the good that was accomplished for Ole Miss football in 2014, big wins and rankings, the end of the season left a lot to be desired. The Rebels were beaten down 42-3 by TCU, a team many thought should have been in the four-team college […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze pointed to his Mississippi roots and described the passion many of the state’s citizens feel for their heritage. Then he said it’s time for change. The state flag has been a hot-button topic since the mass murder at a black church in […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Dan Mullen stated during a radio interview last week that if Mississippi State was not voted first in the SEC West then he hoped it would be picked last to serve as motivation for his players. The media accommodated Mullen’s wish on Thursday as the Bulldogs were […]