Posted September 08, 2013 on AP on Fox
Quarterbacks Bo Wallace and Barry Brunetti directed Mississippi to a 31-point outburst in a 20-minute span in the first half to highlight a win over FCS member Southeast Missouri 31-13. The Rebels (2-0) scored on five consecutive series in the decisive surge, highlighted by touchdown passes of 64 and 67 yards from Wallace to Evan Engram and Donte Moncrief, respectively. Wallace was 8 of 15 for 188 yards and did not play in the second half. Brunetti scored a 4-yard touchdown run and had a game-high 111 yards on 18 carries. Ole Miss accounted for 532 yards in total offense, including a 10-yard touchdown run from I'Tavious Mathers and a 37-yard field goal from Andrew Ritter. Southeast Missouri (0-2) of the Ohio Valley Conference, was led by Scott Lathorp, who threw touchdown passes of 14 and 16 yards to D.J. Foster and Spencer Davis, respectively. Lathrop finished 16 of 24 for 159 yards.

Game Stats – Ole Miss vs Southeast Missouri

It was not a pretty win. But, it was a win. The Rebels improve to 2-0 after beating Southeast Missouri. So, what made it not pretty? Turnovers. Bo Wallace threw two interceptions. Robert Ratliff threw an interception. And, Barry Brunetti fumble twice causing turnovers. This is a major flaw the Rebels are going to have to get out of their...

In-depth Look

Hugh Freeze used a lot of Barry Brunetti and not so much of Bo Wallace. The Rebels were up 24-0 when Brunetti basically took the reins. So why not give the backup a shot to keep things rolling?

Ole Miss vs Southeast Missouri Game Recap

  The Ole Miss Rebels played host to the Southeast Missouri Redhawks last night, but the outcome proved to fall short of what 60,000+ fans came to Vaught-Hemingway to see.  The Rebels got rolling early in the first half, grabbing an effortless 31-0 lead. But Hugh Freeze would soon let off the gas midway through the second frame, or at...

Ole Miss Makes It In The Top 25 Poll

For the first time since the final poll of 2009 the Ole Miss Rebels are a ranked football team. The biggest headline of today in Rebel Nation was the release of the AP Poll and USA Today Coaches Poll. Ole Miss was ranked 25th in the nation in both of them. The Rebels gained this success by beating Vanderbilt in...

ScoutTV: Wallace & Burton

Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace said he was "overwhelmed" against Texas last year. Offensive lineman Pierce Burton had what he believes was his worst game. The end result? A 66-31 loss. The Rebels get their shot at redemption on Saturday.

SEMO at Ole Miss Preview

Coming off a thrilling win against Vandy, the Rebels look to the Redhawks to improve to 2-0. Tomorrow’s game between Ole Miss and Southeast Missouri is all but over. The Rebels are expected to blow away SEMO by a 30 or 40 points. All this game gives for fans is a chance to experience the Grove and the Rebels at...

AP: Ole Miss 31, SEMO 13

OXFORD - Quarterbacks Bo Wallace and Barry Brunetti directed Mississippi to a 31-point outburst in a 20-minute span in the first half to highlight a win over FCS member Southeast Missouri 31-13.

Ole Miss @ Texas – How did the Rebels do Saturday?

Believe it or not, the now unranked Texas Longhorns still have a game to play this weekend, against the #25 Ole Miss Rebels (2-0). When most of us saw the Rebels last, they were winning a thriller against Vanderbilt.  In last years meeting in Oxford, Texas won 66-31, but its a new year, and Rebels coach Hugh Freeze signed an outstanding recruiting class.  Just how did the Rebels...
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