Mississippi Rumors & News

  • Top-100 prospect Jamarko Pickett granted release from Ole Miss

    College Basketball Talk "Ole Miss has granted a release to Class of 2017 forward Jamarko Pickett, a source confirmed to NBCSports.com. The 6-foot-8, 190-pound Pickett is considered the No. 77 overall prospect in the 2017 national rankings, according to Rivals, as this is a big blow for Ole Miss recruiting." July 16

  • Okogie leads Georgia Tech into NIT semifinals

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman Josh Okogie scored 26 points and went 4 of 4 from the free-throw line in the final two minutes, helping Georgia Tech defeat Ole Miss 74-66 in the NIT quarterfinals Tuesday at The Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Georgia Tech (20-15) plays CSU Bakersfield or Texas-Arlington in the..." March 22

  • Ole Miss knocks Syracuse out of NIT

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Guards Terence Davis and Deandre Burnett combined for 11 3-pointers on Saturday to carry Mississippi to an 85-80 victory over top-seeded Syracuse in a National Invitation Tournament second-round game before 9,556 fans at the Carrier Dome. Ole Miss shot 46.9 percent from..." March 18

  • Mississippi get road win over Monmouth in NIT

    The Sports Xchange "Sebastian Saiz posted a milestone double-double and Deandre Burnett got hot in the second half, leading Mississippi past Monmouth 91-83 Tuesday in the first round of the NIT at OceanFirst Bank Center in West Long Beach, N.J. Burnett scored 16 of his 18 points after halftime, and Saiz..." March 14

  • Arkansas ousts Ole Miss in SEC tournament

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In a game of fast-paced action and brief runs by both teams, Arkansas outlasted Ole Miss 73-72 in a Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinal game on Friday night at Bridgestone Arena. Daryl Macon led the Razorbacks (24-8) with 17 points and was 4 of 4 from the foul..." March 11

  • Ole Miss eases past Missouri in SEC tourney

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Ole Miss used a balanced scoring attack to ease by Missouri 86-74 in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on Thursday evening. Guards Deandre Burnett (23), Terence Davis (19) and Breein Tyree (11) and led the way, with forward..." March 10

  • Saiz carries Mississippi past South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Sebastian Saiz had 21 points and 15 rebounds and Breein Tyree added 18 points to lead Ole Miss to a 75-70 victory over South Carolina in an SEC game Saturday at Oxford, Miss. The Gamecocks (22-9, 12-6) dropped their fifth game in the last eight games. Ole Miss (19-12, 10-8) has won five of..." March 05

  • Ingram, Crimson Tide top Mississippi

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Dazon Ingram scored a season-high 22 points, and Alabama topped Mississippi 70-55 Wednesday at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Ingram shot 9 of 10 from the floor, and freshman forward Braxton Key added 19 points for the Crimson Tide (17-12, 10-7 SEC). Alabama snapped a..." March 01

  • Burnett lifts Ole Miss past Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Deandre Burnett scored 28 points, leading Mississippi to a hard-fought 80-77 win over Missouri on Saturday at The Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Miss. Ole Miss senior forward Sebastian Saiz hit two big 3-pointers in the second half, and freshman guard Breein Tyree made some..." February 25