By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The exodus of Memphis basketball players paid dividends to Ole Miss on Thursday. The Rebels added 6-foot-5 shooting guard Markel Crawford, the Tigers’ second-leading scorer, as a graduate transfer who will be eligible next season. Crawford, a Memphis native, visited with Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy on Wednesday. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The exodus of Memphis basketball players paid dividends to Ole Miss today. The Rebels have added 6-foot-5 shooting guard Markel Crawford, the Tigers’ second-leading scorer, as a graduate transfer who will be eligible next season. Crawford, a Memphis native, visited with Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy on Wednesday. […]

In the quest to put some teeth back into the Ole Miss defense new coordinator Wesley McGriff stops short of pointing to a “next big thing” among in-coming recruits. Instead, McGriff says all the newcomers will get a chance to help. Two of them – junior college transfer Brenden Williams and high school signee Breon […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Freshman pitchers for Ole Miss have seen crowds in excess of 10,000. They’ve checked that box. Last weekend was the first time they’d seen them on the road. At Alex Box Stadium. LSU fans were loud, energetic and were cheering for Will Ethridge and Ryan Rolison to fail. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Benito Jones was good for a lot of plays last year. This football season he wants to be good for all of them. Named a freshman All-America by one media outlet in 2016, the sophomore Ole Miss defensive tackle set consistency as his key improvement goal in the […]

Ole Miss is back in action tonight at 6:30 against Arkansas-Pine Bluff. It’s Dollar Hot Dog Night at Swayze Field. Freshman right-hander Greer Holston, coming off a solid six scoreless innings in his first career win last week at Southern Miss, will start against the Golden Lions who are 11-23 overall, 9-8 in the SWAC. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Colby Bortles didn’t have his best at-bats at LSU over the weekend, but he sparkled in the field. Defense plagued Ole Miss at some points in an SEC series loss in Baton Rouge, but the 6-foot-5, 225-pound Bortles, known for his offense, made a pair of highlight-worthy catches […]

In spite of a lopsided loss in Game 1 of the LSU series in which Ole Miss pitching gave up 15 runs – nine of them earned – and 15 hits, the Rebels jumped from No. 2 to No. 1 in the latest release of SEC statistics. Ole Miss pitching allowed only one earned run […]

By Glenn Guilbeau Special to the Journal BATON ROUGE, La. – Bryan Seamster’s two-out line drive in the ninth with a runner on second had extra innings written all over it. But LSU’s 5-foot-7 second baseman Cole Freeman hopped high like the Easter Bunny for the catch and the 3-2 win to win the weekend […]