Mississippi Rumors & News

  • Saiz powers Ole Miss past Memphis

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Sebastian Saiz posted a double-double and Mississippi rallied back from a second-half deficit to beat visiting Memphis 85-77 on Saturday in a back-and-forth non-conference battle at The Pavillion in Oxford, Miss. Saiz filled up the box score with 20 points, 16 rebounds, three..." December 03

  • Strong start carries Middle Tennessee past Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Middle Tennessee started the game on a 16-1 run and never looked back in a 77-62 road victory over Mississippi on Wednesday night in Oxford, Miss. The Blue Raiders (7-1) led 48-19 at the half thanks to a dominating performance from the outside and opportunistic defense that stifled the..." November 30

  • Saiz posts double-double as Ole Miss downs Montana

    The Sports Xchange "Senior power forward Sebastian Saiz produced his 12th career double-double to pace a balanced attack as Mississippi's first Thanksgiving Day game turned into an 86-81 victory over Montana on Thursday afternoon at The Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Saiz, the SEC's top returning rebounder, finished..." November 24

  • Creighton rallies to beat Ole Miss in Paradise Jam final

    The Sports Xchange "Patiently chipping away at Mississippi's lead in the second half before pulling away in the final five minutes Monday night, Creighton passed its first test as the nation's 12th-ranked college basketball team. The Bluejays broke away from a tie by outscoring Ole Miss 12-3 to earn an 86-77..." November 22

  • Ole Miss tops St. Joe's, reaches Paradise Jam final

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Sebastian Saiz scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Ole Miss past Saint Joseph's 81-68 Sunday in the Paradise Jam Tournament at Sports and Fitness Center in St. Thomas, Virginia Islands. The Rebels (4-0) advance to face the winner of North Carolina..." November 20

  • Burnett scores 41 in Mississippi's OT victory

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi's Deandre Burnett scored 41 points and the Rebels outlasted Oral Roberts 95-88 in overtime in the first round of the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands on Friday. Terence Davis had 13 points off the bench for the Rebels, who managed 10 steals. Sebastian Saiz and Rasheed..." November 18

  • Saiz's tip-in fuels Mississippi past Massachusetts

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Sebastian Saiz's tip-in with 3.3 seconds to play lifted Ole Miss past Massachusetts 90-88 on Monday in a back-and-forth thriller at the Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Saiz scored 22 points and grabbed 19 rebounds, the last coming off a missed driving layup by Deandre Burnett. Saiz..." November 14

  • Ole Miss avoids upset against Tennessee-Martin

    The Sports Xchange "In a battle of 20-win teams, Mississippi needed a second-half rally and a last-second stop in order to secure an 86-83 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Friday night at The Pavilion at Ole Miss. Deandre Burnett, a transfer from Miami, led the Rebels (1-0) with 23 points. Terence Davis added a..." November 11

  • Devontae Shuler's commitment is huge for Rebels hoops

    The Clarion-Ledger "Ole Miss received a verbal commitment from one of the most highly-talented combo guards in the country Monday, and while that is significant in itself, what it could mean for the program going forward is what matters more. Devontae Shuler, a senior from Oak Hill Academy in South Carolina, chose..." October 11