Ole Miss rebounds from defeat with 84-67 win over Arkansas

A favorable reaction to its first, albeit small, dose of adversity prompted Kermit Davis to label Ole Miss’ 84-67 win over Arkansas the team’s best of the season. “We have two top 15 wins and some great wins, but that was probably our best win of the year,” Kermit Davis said. “It is because of … Continue reading “Ole Miss rebounds from defeat with 84-67 win over Arkansas”

Thunder & Lightning: MSU Overcomes Injury to Defeat South Carolina + The Inaugural Joeltie Awards

It could have gone the other way for Mississippi State, as the Bulldogs lost Chloe Bibby just a minute into Thursday’s night game with South Carolina, but the Bulldogs pushed through and ran away with an 89-74 win. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman break down that victory, preview the men’s trip to Vanderbilt, then dole … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: MSU Overcomes Injury to Defeat South Carolina + The Inaugural Joeltie Awards”

Shuler expected to play against Arkansas despite foot injury

Ole Miss returns to the floor on Saturday at home against Arkansas after suffering its first loss in nearly two months, dropping an 83-69 decision to LSU in The Pavilion. The most significant news coming out of the game was regarding the health of sophomore point guard Devontae Shuler, who Kermit Davis said has been … Continue reading “Shuler expected to play against Arkansas despite foot injury”

A Day After: Three thoughts from Ole Miss’ loss to LSU

Ole Miss tasted defeat for the first time in nearly two months in its 83-69 home loss to LSU on Tuesday night.  The Tigers’ length and athleticism frustrated Ole Miss for the entirety of the night. The Rebels are now 13-3 (3-1). Was Tuesday’s loss a sign of coming back down to earth? Probably to … Continue reading “A Day After: Three thoughts from Ole Miss’ loss to LSU”

Rebels’ winning streak snapped in 83-69 loss to LSU

Ole Miss gravitated back towards the earth a bit in its 83-69 loss to LSU on Tuesday night at The Pavilion. The Rebels ran into a team that is long, athletic and talented in the low post. Ole Miss struggled to finish around the rim and its shot selection was poor. “We had no ball … Continue reading “Rebels’ winning streak snapped in 83-69 loss to LSU”

Mississippi State Gets the Win It Needed, Takes Down Florida 71-68

Mississippi State wasn’t quite in must-win mode Tuesday night, but a third straight defeat to open SEC play would have been a bitter pill to swallow. Instead, the Bulldogs tasted a sweet victory, winning a back and forth contest over the Florida Gators 71-68. State shot the ball at a great 53% clip, including 58% … Continue reading “Mississippi State Gets the Win It Needed, Takes Down Florida 71-68”

Thunder & Lightning: How Quickly Can Mississippi State Turn its Slow SEC Start Around?

Mississippi State didn’t expect to be in an 0-2 hole to begin SEC play, but after dropping an 81-77 decision to Ole Miss on Saturday, the Bulldogs know they have to get right and quickly. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look at what’s coming up for MSU and whether or not the Bulldogs … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: How Quickly Can Mississippi State Turn its Slow SEC Start Around?”

A day after: Four observations from Ole Miss’ win at Mississippi State

Ole Miss knocked off its second ranked opponent in four days after going on the road to take an 81-77 decision from 14th-ranked Mississippi State. Here are four observations from a win that capped a season-altering week for the Rebels under first-year head coach Kermit Davis Weathering the storm.   Ole Miss had countless opportunities … Continue reading “A day after: Four observations from Ole Miss’ win at Mississippi State”

Hinson shines as Rebels knock off second ranked team in a week with 81-77 win at Mississippi State

He plays with an edge that operates as a mechanism to broadcast a passion for his craft. Blake Hinson loves basketball, and he’ll be glad to tell you how much. On this day, evidence of that bled through his 26 point, five-rebound performance in an 81-77 win over Mississippi State as Ole Miss picked off … Continue reading “Hinson shines as Rebels knock off second ranked team in a week with 81-77 win at Mississippi State”