Rebels storm back in second half

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – It was far from pretty, but at the end of the day, every win is beautiful. Ole Miss shook off a...

Daily Journal reports Wesley Walls, the Pontotoc standout who played at Ole Miss and rose to prominence in a 13-year NFL career, was inducted Tuesday night into the National Football Foundation’s College Hall of Fame. The 57th NFF Annual Awards Dinner was held at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. “I’m truly honored and […]

QB Trevone Boykin and his TCU teammates were in the mix for the playoff final four until the pairings were announced on Sunday. The Horned Frogs will play Ole Miss in Atlanta on Dec. 31. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Saturday night was a pleasant rest for Hugh Freeze. The Ole Miss coached believed that in the 12th spot in the most recent round of rankings from the College Football Playoff Committee the Rebels were on the outside looking in at a “New Years Six” bowl game. Freeze […]

By Ron Richmond Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. – The smallest player on the floor provided the perfect exclamation point for a statement win by Ole Miss on Sunday afternoon. Stefan Moody’s two-handed dunk with 36 seconds left punctuated his 22-point performance that helped lead the Rebels (6-2) to a 79-73 victory over Oregon and avenged […]

Associated Press OXFORD – Nina Davis scored a career-high 43 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead No. 11 Baylor to a 96-54 rout of Ole Miss on Sunday. Tied at 15 with 11:55 to play in the first half, Baylor closed on 29-4 run for a 44-19 lead at the break. Davis scored 20 […]

Ole Miss Media Relations OXFORD – Charlie Flowers, a native of Marianna, Arkansas, who played fullback on three of Johnny Vaught’s finest teams at Ole Miss and finished fifth in the Heisman Trophy voting in 1959, passed away Sunday night in Atlanta, Georgia, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete. Flowers was inducted into the […]

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Daily Journal Mississippi State and Ole Miss are headed for big-time bowl games. The pairings were announced Sunday afternoon. ––––– Bulldogs to Orange Bowl Mississippi State finished No. 7 in the College Football Playoff Poll and will make its 18th bowl appearance in the Orange Bowl in Miami. The Bulldogs (10-2) will meet Georgia Tech […]

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer GRAPEVINE, Texas – Baylor and Ohio State jumped past TCU in the final Associated Press college football poll Sunday. No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Florida State and No. 3 Oregon held their places from last week in the final media poll of the regular season. The Bears […]

OXFORD Hugh Freeze talks about winning the day, and that’s important. Sometimes as an administrator, you have to think in larger terms. You have to win days at a time. That’s what Ole Miss athletics director Ross Bjork did last week when he convinced Freeze to remain as the Rebels’ football coach. Bjork won a […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The parade of Ole Miss players in and out of Thursday’s game against TCU was not an effort to exploit an opponent’s weakness. It’s about to trying to find guys who wanted to be there, Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy said. The Rebels had a five-game win streak […]