Phil Longo leaving Ole Miss to become offensive coordinator at North Carolina

Ole Miss offensive coordinator Phil Longo is leaving for the same position at North Carolina, a source confirmed to SuperTalk. Bruce Feldman of The Athletic was the first to report the news. Longo spent two seasons in Oxford, both of which saw the Rebels’ offense consistently rank near the top of the FBS in most … Continue reading “Phil Longo leaving Ole Miss to become offensive coordinator at North Carolina”

WATCH: Kermit Davis, Terence Davis discuss Rebels’ road win at Illinois State, what lies ahead this week

Ole Miss earned its first true road win of the 2018 season with an 81-74 victory over Illinois State on Saturday. The Rebels struggled mightily on the road in 2017, posting a mark of 1-10 in true road contests. The team is 1-1 in two road games this year with the loss coming at Butler … Continue reading “WATCH: Kermit Davis, Terence Davis discuss Rebels’ road win at Illinois State, what lies ahead this week”

Sources: Ole Miss hires Mike MacIntyre as defensive coordinator

Ole Miss has hired former Colorado head coach Mike MacIntyre to be its next defensive coordinator, multiple sources told SportsTalk Mississippi.  It is a three-year deal that will pay MacIntyre $1.5 million per year pending university approval, sources said. Macintyre went 30-44 in six seasons at Colorado and was fired in November. MacIntyre has a … Continue reading “Sources: Ole Miss hires Mike MacIntyre as defensive coordinator”

Hinson quickly evolving in freshman season

Ole Miss freshman Blake Hinson is constantly trying to evolve as a player and, for the most part, remained ahead of the curve.  The 6-foot-7 guard that can also play in the front court transferred to Sunrise Christian Academy — a prep school in Bel Aire, Kansas — his senior year with the intentions of … Continue reading “Hinson quickly evolving in freshman season”

A.J. Brown declares For NFL Draft

Ole Miss junior wide receiver A.J. Brown declared for the 2019 NFL Draft on Tuesday. Brown posted a note on Twitter thanking Ole Miss fans and announcing his intentions to move onto professional football. Thank you Ole Miss❤️ pic.twitter.com/J5Cn077S75 — AJ Brown (@Brown1arthur) December 4, 2018 Brown was named AP First Team All-SEC on Monday … Continue reading “A.J. Brown declares For NFL Draft”

Tyree, Hinson lead Rebels past ULM

Ole Miss beat Louisiana Monroe on 83-60 on Saturday in front of just over 6,000 people at The Pavilion. Breein Tyree led the Rebels in scoring with 20 points and freshman Blake Hinson complimented that with 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting. Ole Miss shot 52 percent from the field and overwhelmed the Warhawks with its … Continue reading “Tyree, Hinson lead Rebels past ULM”

Balanced scoring lifts Rebels to win over San Diego

Ole Miss struggled on the offensive end of the floor for stretches during its two-game trip to Destin, a venture that culminated in a win over Baylor and a loss to Cincinnati, head coach Kermit Davis declared the Rebels needed more balanced scoring. Devontae Shuler had a career night in the loss to Cincinnati with … Continue reading “Balanced scoring lifts Rebels to win over San Diego”

Jeffery Simmons Wins C Spire Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons was named the 23rd winner of the C Spire Conerly Trophy awarded to the best collegiate football player in the state of Mississippi.  Simmons totaled 59 tackles, 14.5 tackles for loss, a sack, four pass break ups and a forced fumble in 12 games during his junior campaign. The … Continue reading “Jeffery Simmons Wins C Spire Conerly Trophy”

Ross Bjork Discusses Meeting With SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey, MSU AD John Cohen

It quickly became clear that Vice Chancellor of Collegiate Athletics Ross Bjork couldn’t say exactly what he was thinking when he spoke to a pool of reporters regarding SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey calling a meeting with Bjork and Mississippi State athletics director John Cohen regarding the fight in Thursday’s Egg Bowl loss to the Bulldogs, … Continue reading “Ross Bjork Discusses Meeting With SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey, MSU AD John Cohen”

Matt Luke Adresses Staff Changes, Sends Message to Ole Miss Fan Base

Clad in a blue sport coat with a paper in his right hand that served a blueprint for the fiery speech he was about to deliver, Matt Luke gave by far the most emotional disquisition in the public spotlight since being named permanent head coach of Ole Miss. Luke spoke strongly about the worst being … Continue reading “Matt Luke Adresses Staff Changes, Sends Message to Ole Miss Fan Base”

D.K. Metcalf Declares For NFL Draft

Ole Miss redshirt sophomore wide receiver D.K. Metcalf declared for the NFL draft via Twitter on Friday afternoon, bringing his career in Oxford to an end.   Metcalf caught 67 passes for 1,228 yards and 14 touchdowns in 21 games as a Rebel. Metcalf redshirted his freshman season in 2016 after breaking his foot in … Continue reading “D.K. Metcalf Declares For NFL Draft”