By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Mike Smith wants to do what he’s always done to produce results that Ole Miss softball has never seen. In its 18-year history the program has finished above .500 just twice, higher than fifth in the SEC West just once. Hired in May, Smith takes over a team […]

OXFORD If you’d have asked me prior to SEC Media Days who’d have been the most quotable among the Ole Miss players, I’d have voted with defensive end C.J. Johnson. That would have been the wrong choice. Rebels quarterback Bo Wallace generated more copy because he had a message. He was upset. Wallace thought he […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Tis the season for weight gain and faster 40 times. College football players take pride in their summer measurables, with hopes they’ll provide a competitive advantage when the games begin. For Ole Miss, that’s the night of Aug. 28 against Boise State in the Georgia Dome. The Rebels […]

Daily Journal EUGENE, Ore. – Ole Miss freshman Jalen Miller made his final race of the season count. Running leadoff for Team USA’s 4×100-meter relay team, Miller helped the Americans win a gold medal with a time of 38.70 at the IAAF World Junior Championships on Saturday. The Americans’ winning time was just .04 seconds […]

Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss football players are scheduled to report next Friday, and the annual Meet the Rebels Day is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 16. Kyle Campbell, the Ole Miss assistant athletic director for media a public relations, said in a tweet on Friday that more details about the Meet the Rebels Day […]

School reports OXFORD – Ole Miss will face as many as five NCAA Tournament teams from a year ago in its 2014-15 non-league slate of games, as head coach Andy Kennedy announced the Rebels’ non-conference schedule Wednesday. The Rebels’ non-conference slate includes games with NCAA Tournament teams Creighton, Coastal Carolina, Dayton, Oregon and a possible […]

Tyron Johnson of New Orleans is the top-ranked wide receiver prospect for the 2015 class. (File photo)

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Could Ole Miss sign another top-rated wide receiver? Clyde Leflore, who plays for New Orleans’ Warren Easton High School, is ranked by 247Sports as the No. 10 player in Louisiana, has said Ole Miss is in his top five. Ole Miss signed the nation’s top receiver, Laquon Treadwell, last year. […]

By John L. Pitts Daily Journal MetroCast Communications, a TV provider for some households in Oxford, Starkville, Baldwyn, New Albany and other Northeast Mississippi towns, says it plans to offer the SEC Network. But there are details yet to be worked out. A MetroCast spokesman told the Daily Journal on Monday that his company expects […]

C.J. Johnson missed most of last year due to a broken leg, putting a damper on the Rebels' pass rush. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

The buzzword around Ole Miss football right now is depth, but the best way to use depth is not at all. Everybody wants it, and you have to have it to be successful. It’s great when you can field a second team that offers little or no talent drop when called upon. Ideally those reserves […]