JACKSON Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Southern Miss all boast 8-3 records heading into the last weekend of the regular season. Ole Miss and State are ranked. All are headed to bowls. USM plays for a division championship on Saturday. There’s a chance, albeit slight, Ole Miss will as well. This is quite a bit […]

By Ben Garrett Special to the Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss needed a spark Wednesday against Georgia State. Tomasz Gielo answered the call. Gielo, a graduate transfer from Liberty, totaled 13 points and a season-high six rebounds in 24 minutes to lift the Rebels (4-2) to a 68-59 win over Georgia State (2-1). Ole Miss […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – While Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze talks about the strength of relationships in recruiting, Laquon Treadwell could be his chief spokesman. Treadwell was one of three players rated No. 1 at his position when he signed with Ole Miss in 2013. It’s likely that he, offensive tackle Laremy […]

STARKVILLE Dan Mullen has done a lot during his tenure at Mississippi State. Mullen has guided the Bulldogs to five straight bowl games and had the team atop the college football world for five weeks last season. But as many achievements as Mullen has during his seven years at MSU, 2015 may be his best […]

JACKSON (AP) – Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott, Mississippi receiver Laquon Treadwell and Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens are among the 10 finalists for the 20th Conerly Trophy. The award is given to the top college football player in Mississippi. Prescott won the Conerly last season and is one of the favorites again after throwing […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – After losing two of three games in Charleston, S.C., Ole Miss basketball is back on the court today at 4. The Rebels will face a Sun Belt Conference opponent for the second time as Georgia State visits. The game will be televised by The SEC Network. Ole Miss […]

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the new College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to No. 6. Clemson and Alabama remained the top two teams in the third-to-last committee rankings. The Sooners (10-1) seem to be in solid shape with only one […]

TUPELO Could Ole Miss and Mississippi State be playing on Saturday for a berth in the Sugar Bowl? Assuming Alabama is headed to the College Football Playoff semifinals – Auburn will have a little something to say about that, of course – the Jan. 1 Sugar Bowl in New Orleans is in line to feature […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – College life is often about new experiences. Chad Kelly is about to have a big one. The Ole Miss quarterback says he’d never seen a cowbell before watching Mississippi State games on TV. “I’d never been around a cowbell or seen really a cowbell until watching the games,” […]