By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze confirmed Saturday that offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil has turned himself in and has been arrested on a charge of misdemeanor domestic violence-simple assault. ESPN cited a source in reporting that Tunsil, a 6-foot-5, 305-pound junior from Lake City, Fla., last Thursday allegedly struck […]

By Stephen Hunt Special to the Journal ARLINGTON, Texas – Kendall Graveman and Drew Pomeranz might be from rivals schools Mississippi State and Ole Miss, respectively, but in Oakland their goal is simple: Help the A’s win as much as possible. Graveman, 24, is 4-4 this season with a 3.86 ERA in seven starts, but […]

Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS – Academic misconduct may soon have its own section in the NCAA rule book. New legislation announced Friday by the NCAA proposes tougher academic integrity policies and sets expectations for athletic department staff and athletes. If the proposal by the Division I Council passes next April it will be an NCAA violation […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal CLINTON – Mississippi College is working hard to reverse the effects of a 20-year-old decision. Entering their second and final year of Gulf South Conference provisional status the Choctaws are hoping the progress they’ve made in climbing back to NCAA Division II from Division III will show on the football […]

Daily Journal MEMPHIS – Former Tupelo High catcher Dylan Vuncannon has joined the the baseball program at the University of Memphis. Vuncannon, who will be a junior in 2016, spent the last two seasons at East Mississippi Community College. He was second on the team with a .377 batting average last season. He led EMCC […]

From wire reports COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier called for the removal of the Confederate flag that flies on the State House grounds and other coaches and officials at the school soon followed suit. Debate about the flag, long a source of a controversy, intensified after nine parishioners at an African-American […]

By Eric Olson AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. – Six weeks ago, it looked as though Virginia might not even qualify for its conference tournament, let alone the NCAA Tournament. Look at the Cavaliers now. They’re national champions for the first time in baseball after finishing a magnificent postseason run with a 4-2 victory over […]

Daily Journal Five members of Ole Miss’ junior class were recognized as Preseason All-Americans by Athlon Sports. Wide receiver Laquon Treadwell, offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil, defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche and safety Tony Conner were placed on the first team, while tight end Evan Engram earned a spot on the second team. The Rebels are tied […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Georgia Russell is ready to take on a bigger role for the Ole Miss soccer team. For the first time since the Tupelo High graduate first arrived in Oxford, she is healthy, and ready to run. Russell suffered a lateral meniscus tear in her knee in 2012, which […]