Ole Miss, Bjork agree to maximum extension

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – As Ole Miss enjoys success on the fields and off, athletics director Ross Bjork has received a...

School report AUBURN, Ala. – After waiting out a two-hour rain delay, Ole Miss dropped a 3-1 decision to Auburn in the first game of a weekend series Friday. The setback to the Tigers (24-15, 6-10 SEC) ended the Rebels’ (19-19, 7-9 SEC) three-game winning streak. Ole Miss starter Christian Trent (5-4) went six innings, […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Sam Smith and his Ole Miss teammates weren’t around for the heyday of Peaches and Herb, but there’s a 1970’s flair about his re-emergence and his teammates’ growing confidence in him. Reunited, and it feels so good. The senior right-hander was expected to be part of the SEC rotation, but […]

By David Brandt AP Sports Writer Mississippi State athletics director Scott Stricklin and Adidas have apologized for an obscene phrase on one of the baseball team’s practice jerseys. The Bulldogs have new Adidas baseball practice jerseys that read “Viva Starkvegas” across the front. There are also small dots across the rest of the jerseys that […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Ole Miss continued to make strides in women’s basketball this past season, and head coach Matt Insell and his assistants were rewarded for that success Wednesday. Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork extended Insell’s contract another season to four years, the most allowed in the state of Mississippi. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Colby Bortles homered twice – including his second grand slam in five days – and Ole Miss won easily against Tennessee-Martin 11-1 before a sparse gathering at Swayze Field on Wednesday afternoon. Senior right-hander Sam Smith pitched six innings with four hits and one run as Ole Miss […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Evan Engram’s Grove Bowl performance was not indicative of his work through 14 other spring practices. Taz Zettergren’s performance was. Engram, twice an All-SEC tight end and named All-America last year by Sports Illustrated and a couple of other outlets, had one catch for 17 yards in last […]

The Ole Miss baseball game against Tennessee-Martin originally scheduled for 6:30 Wednesday will be played at 3 p.m. in hopes of getting ahead of scheduled rain. The Rebels (18-18, 7-8 SEC) return to the SEC road this weekend at Auburn. Parrish Alford

OXFORD With spring football in the rear view mirror, Ole Miss enters the season of speculation. For every college football team, summer is about the what ifs, the maybes and other questions that are speculated among fans and if ultimately answered correctly lead to an outstanding season. The Rebels have no bigger question than quarterback. […]

Looking Back: The Rebels dropped a 6-5 decision against Southern Miss in Pearl and lost the opener of the series against No. 1 Vanderbilt, a fourth-straight loss. The Rebels rallied to win the series with a pair of one-run decisions, 6-5 in 16 innings on Friday and 5-4 on Sunday. The Sunday game was the […]