Double Coverage: Ole Miss and Mississippi State sports talk with Daily Journal beat reporters Parrish Alford and Logan Lowery.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Cornerback Tee Shepard is leaving the Ole Miss football team. Shepard announced his decision in a statement through the school’s media relations staff on Wednesday afternoon. Shepard has a hearing disability, and that has contributed to a lack of playing time for the former five-star recruit. A native […]

OXFORD Ole Miss players earlier this week told us they can still reach goals like winning the SEC and reaching the college football playoff. That is indeed true. The ebb and flow of a college football season is truly amazing. The Rebels have lost one game, and head coach Hugh Freeze said his guys this […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Days before Ole Miss opened the season at Tennessee-Martin, Tee Shepard’s face exploded with the smile from a thousand suns. His journey to be a significant part of a major college football team was complete, he thought. The Ole Miss Spirit reported late Monday that Shepard was considering […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Andy Kennedy likes what he’s seen from his Ole Miss basketball team in the early days of practice. The Rebels have the leading returning scorer in the SEC in guard Stefan Moody, but four of the next five scorers behind Moody from last year’s NCAA tournament team are […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Ole Miss linebacker C.J. Johnson had surgery earlier today on a torn meniscus. He is expected to miss four to six weeks, the same time frame given for junior Huskie Tony Conner, who had surgery for the same injury following the Alabama game. Johnson becomes the third key defensive player […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – No. 3 no more, Ole Miss isn’t elite right now, but that doesn’t mean the Rebels won’t be this season. Coaches and players say the issues that led to a 38-10 loss at Florida can be corrected. Ole Miss dropped 11 spots to No. 14 in the latest […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said his secondary was exposed in some areas against Florida. One step he’s taking to correct that this week is to move senior Mike Hilton back to Huskie. Hilton has started five games as the Rebels’ fifth defensive back, four as a freshman […]

Daily Journal Both Ole Miss and Mississippi State will get 11 a.m. kickoffs for the games of Oct. 17. The Rebels’ game at Memphis will be seen on ABC, while MSU’s homecoming game against Louisiana Tech will be on the SEC Network. The 2:30 p.m. CBS game will be Alabama at Texas A&M, while the […]