(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By DAVID BRANDT AP Sports Writer Second-year Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze is poised to haul in a big recruiting class on Wednesday's national signing day.
The list of potential names is stunning for a program the caliber of Ole Miss, which isn't known for its ability to attract big-time prospects. A perfect storm of family ties, momentum and Freeze's recruiting experience has brought the Rebels to this point.
If Ole Miss lands all of its targets - which include many who are highly regarded by national recruiting analysts - it would be the most celebrated class in school history.
Freeze isn't celebrating yet. He knows that in the Southeastern Conference you can never count on landing a recruit until his name is written on a National Letter of Intent and faxed to the football office on Wednesday.
''Certainly, in this conference, there is no one that's bad at recruiting,'' Freeze said last week during halftime of an Ole Miss basketball game. ''Every...