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After Hymon’s big day, Ole Miss is back in action against Seton Hall

I’ve been on the Marcanvis Hymon train early this season, and he really showed out yesterday, albeit against a lesser team. Hymon got the start in the Rebels’ 76-60 win over Towson State and had 20 points, nine rebounds and

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Final: George Mason 68, Ole Miss 62

A few box score notes from the Rebels’ first loss of the season. Defense remains an issue. George Mason had not set the world afire in its first two games but shot over 50 percent in the first half and

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Five Take-Aways from an 82-72 win over Georgia Southern

Good thing they can shoot free throws: Some Ole Miss teams have struggled with this in the past, but the Rebels were pretty good from the free throw line last year and have been good so far this season. They

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Fast start for defense

From the Mother Ship, our game story on the Rebels’ season-opening basketball win over Northwestern State which included a fast start for the defense. LINK

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Day After Observations

Notes and thoughts from a 90-76 win over Northwestern State. … A good win over a quality opponent, I thought. Of course, it wasn’t Duke, but Northwestern State, like a lot of mid-majors, has a couple of good players just

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Kennedy wants to see better defense from his team in today’s opener

Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy says today’s season-opening opponent reminds him a lot of last year’s Charleston Southern team. That’s not a comforting thought since Charleston came in an pinned an overtime loss on the Rebels on opening night. Ole

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Kennedy talks defense, looks ahead to Friday season opener

Andy Kennedy wasn’t pleased with his team’s defense in its exhibition win over Clayton State last week. He thinks the Rebels will improve, and he’s hoping they do so quickly. There’s a challenging opener on deck Friday for Ole Miss

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Ole Miss women look for rebounding answers without Faleru this season

The Ole Miss women take on Christian Brothers in an exhibition game today at 5 at Tad Smith. OXFORD – From the never would have thought that department guess what player Ole Miss coach Matt Insell will miss most from

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Strong exhibition start

I didn’t make the basketball exhibition last night. It went like exhibitions are supposed to go which is good news. The trouble comes when you lose exhibitions. Ole Miss easily defeated Division II Clayton State 103-87. The Rebels got noteworthy

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Know Your Recruit: Dallas, Texas PF Nate Morris

By John Davis, Oxford Citizen Since 1996, Tony Johnson has been coaching some of the nation’s top basketball players through his AAU team, the Dallas Mustangs. Nate Morris is one of his latest standouts, and the most recent to find

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Kennedy, Moody excited for potential of Ole Miss basketball

Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy believes he has diverse and athletic team going into the 2015-2016 season. The Rebels have been advanced in the NCAA tournament in two of the last three seasons including last year when they rallied from

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Ole Miss basketball ninth in media poll, Moody preseason All-SEC

The Ole Miss men have been picked ninth in the media basketball poll, and senior guard Stefan Moody has been named preseason All-SEC first team. No other team with a preseason first-team player finished lower than fourth in the poll.

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Kennedy thinks his class of newcomers can make a quick impact

Talked a little basketball with Andy Kennedy earlier this week. He likes what he’s seeing in the early days of practice. Square Jam is Friday night, and folks in Oxford can get a first glimpse of this year’s team. Ole

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