REWIND: Ole Miss (13-7, 3-3 SEC)

Looking Back: The Rebels were out-physicaled in the post in a 69-64 loss at Georgia on Tuesday. They rallied and made clutch plays late,...

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal With one Fayetteville win after another fans may have begun to wonder whether the Walton family had contributed generously to the University of Arkansas or the University of Mississippi. Ole Miss had turned back the Razorbacks four straight times at Bud Walton Arena – until last year. That was when […]

JERRY

David Helms Pontotoc Progress Former Ole Miss All-American defensive tackle Peria Jerry was arrested by Highway Patrol officers early Thursday night. Jerry, 30, a native of Batesville, was arrested on speeding and DUI charges and subsequently charged by the Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Department with possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, according to […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The biggest play in the biggest win for Ole Miss women’s basketball in four years may have been the stand-up routine of the Rebels’ coach. When things got tough, Matt Insell was trolling for laughs in the huddle. The Rebels relaxed, regained their composure and defeated No. 18 […]

BATOON

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Three football seasons can be a long time to wait for opportunity. It was worth it, though, for Corey Batoon to keep from becoming the square peg in a round hole. The majority of his 19-year career has been spent in active, hand-on coaching roles, and Batoon was […]

MATHERS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) – Former Ole Miss running back I’Tavius Mathers has transferred to Middle Tennessee State. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound Murfreesboro native has one season of eligibility remaining. He must sit out the 2015 season because of NCAA transfer rules, according to a statement sent by MTSU on Thursday. Mathers led Ole Miss with 563 […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss fans have become accustomed to watching a transfer guard have a big game this season. The problem Wednesday night was the guard wasn’t Stefan Moody. The Rebels’ scoring hero the last two games was harassed by LSU’s Tim Quarterman – a 6-foot-6 matchup against the 5-10 […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The loss was the fourth at home for Ole Miss this season. The trend has been poor shooting. In each home loss the Rebels have shot less than 40 percent from the floor. LSU held the Rebels to 34.6 percent shooting. They shot 30.2 percent against Charleston Southern […]

OXFORD – The Ole Miss women’s basketball team will try to keep its momentum going tonight against No. 18 Georgia. The Rebels (13-4, 3-1 SEC) are going for their first three-game conference win streak since 2010. Georgia (15-2, 3-1) had won 12 straight before falling to Seton Hall and Mississippi State. The Bulldogs have rebounded […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Even when Marshall Henderson was around Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy called point guard Jarvis Summers his best player. For all the attention that followed Henderson on and off the court, other SEC coaches would peel back the layers and offer a similar opinion. “I have always felt […]