Ole Miss volleyball player Laporte killed in car accident

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) University of Mississippi volleyball player Ty Laporte has been killed in a two-car accident a few miles south of the Tennessee state line. Mississippi Highway Patrol Master Sgt. Ray Hall said Friday that the 23-year-old Laporte died Thursday night in Benton County, Mississippi, about 50 miles north of Oxford. Hall says it appears Laporte pulled into the path...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi's Saiz returns from eye injury

Sebastian Saiz's final stats from Mississippi's game against Florida on Tuesday weren't all that impressive: Four points and six rebounds in 26 minutes. But considering the circumstances - he was barely three weeks removed from eye surgery to repair a partially detached retina - Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy couldn't have been more impressed. ''I thought what Sebastian Saiz did...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Football cited in 13 of 28 NCAA rules violations

According to an AP source, the Mississippi Rebels football program has been cited by the NCAA in 13 of the 28 rules violations levied against the school in the Notice of Allegations that the school recently received. According to the source, nine of the 13 violations occurred during Hugh Freeze’s tenure, which has been ongoing since 2012. In that time, Freeze has taken Ole...
Via The Comeback
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ole Miss Football cited in 13 of 28 department violations by NCAA

Just days before National Signing Day, news came out that Ole Miss was being charged with 28 different rules violations by the NCAA. The Rebels’ women’s basketball and track and field programs are involved in the violations, but 13 of the 28 reported violations involved the football program, according to a report by The Associated Press. Mississippi’s football program was...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Ole Miss football cited in 13 of 28 violations against school

A person with knowledge of the investigation says the NCAA cited Mississippi's football program in nearly half of the 28 rules violations levied against the school in the Notice of Allegations the university recently received.The person said Tuesday that 13 of the alleged violations involved the football program, and nine of those occurred during current coach Hugh Freeze's tenure...
Via Associated Press
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AP Source: Ole Miss football cited in 13 of 28 violations

A person with knowledge of the investigation says the NCAA cited Mississippi's football program in nearly half of the 28 rules violations levied against the school in the Notice of Allegations the university recently received. The person said Tuesday that 13 of the alleged violations involved the football program, and nine of those occurred during current coach Hugh Freeze's tenure...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mizzou drops 76-73 heartbreaker to Rebels

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Stefan Moody had 23 points and hit two free throws to put Mississippi ahead by a point with 13.4 seconds left in a late-game rally that led to a 76-73 victory over Missouri on Wednesday night. Moody also matched his career best with eight rebounds and had five assists for the Rebels (14-8, 4-5 SEC), who won for just the second time in seven games. Tomasz Gieldo had...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

5-star DE Jeffery Simmons picks Mississippi State over ‘Bama, Ole Miss

5-star defensive end Jeffery Simmons has shocked the recruiting scene nationwide in committing to Mississippi State over Ole Miss and Alabama. OFFICIAL: Jeffery Simmons has committed to MISSISSIPPI STATE over Ole Miss and Alabama. pic.twitter.com/nakO7DC6a4 — Robby Donoho (@RobbyDonoho) February 3, 2016 Simmons, who will soon graduate from Mississippi’s Noxubee County High...
Via Campus Sports Net
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Former Ole Miss QB Maikhail Miller killed in car accident

Former Ole Miss quarterback Maikhail Miller was killed in a car wreck on Saturday, according to WMC Action News 5.  The accident occurred on Highway 78 near Holly Springs, Miss.  Miller was 23. Reminded how short life can be tonight. So sorry to hear of Maikhail Miller's death. Prayers to his family. What are we doing with our dash? — Hugh Freeze (@CoachHughFreeze) January...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: NCAA Charges Ole Miss With Multiple Rules Violations

Over the past few years, there has been growing chatter from those outside the state of Mississippi about reported rules violations by the athletics program at Ole Miss. It got louder this season when star football lineman Laremy Tunsil missed over half the season after receiving impermissible benefits. Friday, Yahoo! Sports reported that the NCAA handed down their version of an...
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NCAA charging Ole Miss football with rules violations

The NCAA is formally charging Ole Miss’ football program with rules violations, according to a report by Yahoo! Sports.  Per the report, the Rebels have received a Notice of Allegations from the NCAA that alleges “roughly” 30 violations across three sports – football, women’s basketball and track and field.  This is the result of an investigation that predates Hugh...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Chad Kelly announces he will return to Ole Miss as senior

Chad Kelly is coming back to Oxford, Miss. for another season.  The Ole Miss quarterback announced in a statement released Monday afternoon that he’s coming back for his senior campaign.   “I’m excited to get back to work,” he said. No surprise: #OleMiss QB Chad Kelly will return for his senior season. His statement, via @TBNSports. pic.twitter.com/r83qbYeBOR —...
Via College Spun
January 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Mississippi State wants to hire Ed Orgeron as defensive coordinator

Mississippi State is making a strong push to hire Ed Orgeron as their defensive coordinator, according to a report. Football Scoop reported the news and says Dan Mullen even tried to hire Coach O last year. Sources tell FootballScoop Dan Mullen is “all in” on Ed Orgeron for his defensive coordinator position https://t.co/5z9xIe88My — FootballScoop Staff (@FootballScoop) January...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Ole Miss strength coach tweets photo of all the Rebels’ trophies this season

The Ole Miss Rebels certainly had a terrific 2015 season. The team pulled off a huge upset in Tuscaloosa over Alabama, beat both LSU and Mississippi State, and then got to and won their first Sugar Bowl since 1969. The team has slowly been getting better over the last few seasons and they hope to be one of the top teams in the SEC next season. They had a great year and strength coach...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ole Miss' Treadwell throws 45 yd pass in Sugar Bowl on trick play

Ole Miss has opened up their Sugar Bowl match-up against Oklahoma State in a big way. Laquon Treadwell has two TD catches and he set the second one up with this trick play where he threw a 45 yard completion! Trick Play! Treadwell to Wilkins #OleMiss #HottyToddy #sugarbowl https://t.co/c9bbdHs2JN — The Student Section (@TheStudentSect) January 2, 2016
Via The Student Section
January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Denzel Nkemdiche hospitalized again

Ole Miss senior linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche was reportedly rushed to the hospital on Monday for an unknown reason. WAPT in Mississippi noted on Tuesday morning that Ole Miss would not say which Nkemdiche brother had been hospitalized, but Ian Rapoport of NFL Nework reports that it is Denzel. It's Denzel, not Robert. https://t.co/zFCVn2FJJC — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Archie Manning picked out Ole Miss' Sugar Bowl uniforms

Ole Miss will be sporting one of its most popular looks for its upcoming Sugar Bowl contest against Oklahoma State. Monday, the school tweeted a photo of the uniform combo that the Rebels will be wearing – and it was picked out by Ole Miss legend Archie Manning. The kit features great pants, red jerseys and powder blue helmets. Here are uniforms for the @SugarBowlNola. They...
Via College Spun
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nkemdiche was using synthetic weed before fall

    Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche was using synthetic marijuana before he injured himself in a fall at a hotel last weekend, according to a new report. Clay Travis of Outkick the Coverage spoke to several sources who claimed Nkemdiche’s fall was the direct result of his decision to use synthetic cannabinoids, which has become increasingly popular among college athletes...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nkemdiche charged with marijuana possession

    Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche was reportedly charged with possession of marijuana after his frightening fall out a hotel window in Atlanta Saturday night. Police told the Atlanta Journal Constitution on Monday that “approximately 7 rolled marijuana cigarettes” were found in a hotel room that was booked under Nkemdiche’s name at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta. Police reportedly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ole Miss star hurt after fall from fourth-story window

    Ole Miss defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche reportedly suffered multiple cuts after falling from a fourth story window in Atlanta on Sunday. Details are scant, but Fox 5 Sports’s Cody Chaffins broke the news. BREAKING: ATL police confirm responding to Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche falling from a 4th flr window. Said to have multiple cuts. — Cody Chaffins (@Cody_Fox5...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss head coach does Auburn cheer following presser

Sometimes, things play out in the world of sports that end up with teams rooting for other teams or schools that they never thought was possible. Even with two conference losses, the Ole Miss Rebels are not out of the race for the SEC West title. If Auburn can pull the upset over Alabama earlier in the day and Ole Miss can do their job against Mississippi State, the Rebels will...
Via Gamedayr
November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Fan says he was assaulted by police at LSU-Ole Miss game

A fan who attended Saturday’s LSU-Ole Miss game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium appeared to be assaulted by police officers during the SEC matchup. Holly Barnes claims her husband, Chris, was assaulted and suffered a concussion and orbital wall and maxillary sinus fractures from the incident. A photo of a beaten-up Barnes has been making its way around social media. Ole Miss...
Via The Sports Daily
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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