Thursday Morning Update | Ole Miss Sports

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy on Wednesday confirmed contact between his wide receivers coach, Gunter Brewer, and Ole Miss. Recent success has made the Oklahoma State staff pretty popular. Brewer is one of many of Gundy’s assistants who are being pursued for other jobs. …

More confirmed contact from Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt, this time with Vikings wide receivers coach George Stewart. Nutt has a history of hiring coaches he’s known and worked with before, and Stewart fits that bill. If Stewart is offered and accepts that would likely knock Brewer out of the mix …

Elsewhere …

In hoops, No sooner did Georgia get ranked than its nine-game win streak ended at Vanderbilt. The Bulldogs and Commodores are the next opponents up for Ole Miss following the Rebels’ in-state clash with Mississippi State tonight. The Starkville Bulldogs and Ole Miss tip at 8 at Tad Smith, and the game will be aired by ESPN2. Provided the Rebels take care of business at home, Georgia, also at home, and Vanderbilt offer a couple of Eastern Division RPI opportunities. …