By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Ole Miss freshman defensive end Charles Wiley is facing a misdemeanor charge of domestic violence-simple assault Tuesday after being arrested by the Oxford Police Department. Wiley, a native of Stockbridge, Georgia, was taken into custody Monday evening and booked into the Lafayette County Detention Center. The OPD responded […]

Daily Journal, wire reports Former Ole Miss pitcher Mike Mayers will make his major league debut on a prime-time stage tonight. Mayers gets the call for St. Louis in an ESPN Sunday Night game at home against the L.A. Dodgers. First pitch is set for 7 p.m. A third-round draft pick in 2013, Mayers is […]

JACKSON I have on my desk a perfectly preserved game program from the Mississippi State-Ole Miss football game played Nov. 24, 1945. On page 1, it tells us about school colors: “For Ole Miss, Red and Blue; for Mississippi State, Maroon and White.” That hasn’t changed. Most everything else has. We begin with the price […]

By John Zenor Associated Press Quarterback questions once again linger around the Southeastern Conference heading into preseason camps. For a league that seems to mass produce NFLcaliber talent, the QB position lately seems to be the one exception to that trend. From Tuscaloosa to Athens, the quarterback competition appears as heated as ever. “It’s getting […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Before a Northeast Mississippi man was shot and killed by a Tupelo police officer, before a streak of incidents in other cities and states sparked outrage and demonstrations, and before officers were slain in Dallas, area college football coaches had long been proactive with law enforcement. Having […]

HOOVER, Ala. Whether you are entertained or not shouldn’t matter, but former Florida and South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier was extremely entertaining at SEC Media Days and was a refreshing change to the bland evasiveness of many coaches. Spurrier said what so many others would not and got away with it largely because he was […]

Daily Journal Chad Kelly has been named first-team preseason All-SEC quarterback. The Ole Miss senior is one of five Rebels players highlighted on the media’s team announced this morning. Three Mississippi State players were also honored. Kelly is the only first-team Mississippian. He earned 321 points on 331 ballots cast, second to LSU running back […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Here we go with a good SEC Media Days notebook cleansing … Sankey more visible Former commissioner Mike Slive charmed the masses and buddied up to the national writers with his opening remarks for Media Days each year, but you never saw him at the podium much […]

Hugh Freeze was the final coach to speak at SEC Media Days. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Media from across the SEC and from national outlets were eager to talk about the NCAA investigation on Thursday. Ole Miss players were less so. They don’t even talk about it among themselves, quarterback Chad Kelly said. “We don’t talk about it all. We’re focused on Florida […]