Tuesday Morning Update | Ole Miss Sports

Spanning the globe on a Tuesday morning. …

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has been questioned on his use of a state-owned plane to fly he and his wife to the SEC basketball tournament in New Orleans earlier this month. Honestly, if Beshear’s job is to serve the citizens in Kentucky, most of them were probably in New Orleans during that time. …

Spring football begins at Ole Miss and some other places later this week. It’s into its second week at Alabama.

Elsewhere, Vanderbilt has high hopes for continuning improvement for an offense that made great strides in the first season under head coach James Franklin, and at Georgia, players are looking forward to going into a season without answering questions about the job status of coach Mark Richt. …

While Andy Kennedy’s alma mater is looking for a new coach, the school he signed with, North Carolina State, is rebuilt and reveling in a Sweet 16 appearance under a former SEC coach, Mark Gottfried. …

Remembering long-time Atlanta sports writing icon Furman Bisher, who covered it all, even auto racing. …