About to get on the road to Fresno shortly. –
Where: Bulldog Stadium, Fresno, Calif.
Kickoff: 8:15 p.m.
Radio: Ole Miss Network, XM 200; Sirius 219.
Records: Ole Miss 1-3, 0-1 SEC, Fresno State 2-2, 1-0 WAC
Series: Ole Miss leads 1-0.
Coaches: Fresno State – Pat Hill, 110-73 15th season at Fresno State and overall. Ole Miss – Houston Nutt 134-89 19th season; 23-19 fourth season at Ole Miss.
Statistical Leaders: FRESNO – RB Robbie Rouse 105-477, 3 TD; QB Derek Carr 76-for-128 passing 1,010 yards, 9 TD, 3 INT; WR Rashad Evans 21 catches, 184 yards, 1 TD; LB Travis Brown 30 tackles; DT Logan Harrell 26 tackles, 8.5 TFLs, 3.5 sacks. Ole Miss – RB Jeff Scott 44-212, 3 TD; QB Zack Stoudt, 47-for-93 passing, 469 yards, 6 INT, 2 TD; WR Ja-Mes Logan 13 catches, 164 yards, 0 TD; LB Mike Marry 42 tackles, 3.5 TFLs, 2 sacks.
Trends: Ole Miss last won a road game in Week 2 of 2010. … The Rebels are 10-5 in their last 15 non-conference road games and have won three of their last four.
Notes: Ole Miss will be playing in California for the first time. … Ole Miss previously faced another California team, Long Beach State, which the Rebels defeated 29-13 in Jackson in 1971. … Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt is 6-3 against WAC opponents. … Boise State was a member of the Big West, not the WAC, when Nutt coached there. … Aside from WAC member Louisiana Tech, four other teams from east of the Mississippi River have played at Fresno: Cincinnati, Illinois, Wisconsin and Toledo.
Prediction: Fresno State 23, Ole Miss 13