Rebels can’t hold late lead, drop fifth straight in 80-76 loss to LSU

The frustration in Breein Tyree’s voice was palpable as he faced the same questions, about the same issues, after the same result the moments after Ole Miss’ 80-76 loss to LSU that dropped the Rebels to 9-8 (0-4). Ole Miss has now lost five consecutive games. Tyree was hardly the reason for this defeat. He … Continue reading “Rebels can’t hold late lead, drop fifth straight in 80-76 loss to LSU”

OIe Miss hires MSU’s Buckley, retains Roach

Ole Miss head coach Lane Kiffin cemented his coaching staff on Friday evening by hiring Mississippi State defensive backs coach Terrell Buckley and retaining defensive line coach Freddie Roach. It was reported earlier this week that Roach was headed to the NFL to join Bulldog alumnus and newly-minted Giants head coach Joe Judge’s staff, but … Continue reading “OIe Miss hires MSU’s Buckley, retains Roach”

Short-handed Rebels trounced 71-55 at Florida

Ole Miss lost its fourth consecutive game on Tuesday, a 71-55 defeat at Florida. The result was expected because of who the team was without. Hours before the game, Ole Miss announced starting center Khadim Sy did not make the trip to Gainesville, citing a coach’s decision. The decision is related to Sy missing a … Continue reading “Short-handed Rebels trounced 71-55 at Florida”

Ole Miss blows double digit lead in 76-72 loss to Arkansas

Photo credit: Ole Miss Athletics  The final five minutes underscored the underlying issues with the team.  Ole Miss coughed up an 11-point second half lead in a 76-72 home defeat to Arkansas on Saturday night to fall to 9-6 (0-2). The Rebels scored four points in the final five minutes of the game, one of … Continue reading “Ole Miss blows double digit lead in 76-72 loss to Arkansas”

Luis Rodriguez unlikely to return this season

Photo credit: Ole Miss Athletics Ole Miss sophomore wing Luis Rodriguez is unlikely to return this season, head coach Kermit Davis said on Friday. Rodriguez has been sidelined for over a month with a foot injury he suffered in shootaround before the Rebels’ win over Penn State in Brooklyn on November 27. “He got a … Continue reading “Luis Rodriguez unlikely to return this season”