Mississippi Rumors & News

  • Ole Miss offers eighth-grade star point guard scholarship

    USA Today "Christ Presbyterian Academy (Nashville, Tenn.) point guard Tyger Campbell may not be enrolling in college until 2019, but that didn’t stop Ole Miss from extending a scholarship offer recently, according to Lions head coach Drew Maddux, who tweeted the news Sunday." November 25

  • Mississippi F Aaron Jones suspended for violation of team rules

    CBSSports.com "Mississippi suspended senior forward Aaron Jones for three games on Friday night following a violation of team rules. Senior Aaron Jones has been suspended for 3 games for a violation of team rules, Andy Kennedy announces. Can return 11/20 vs. Southern. Jones' suspension includes..." November 08

  • Sources: Mississippi under investigation for rules violations in multiple sports

    Yahoo! Sports "The University of Mississippi athletic program is under investigation by the NCAA for potential rules violations in multiple sports. Athletic director Ross Bjork confirmed to Yahoo Sports on Wednesday that Ole Miss “is working with the NCAA” in an ongoing investigation. Bjork said the school..." October 02

  • Former Ole Miss star Marshall Henderson getting pro tryout in Italy

    College Basketball Talk "Marshall Henderson is getting a shot at resuming his basketball career. The controversial former Ole Miss guard is receiving a tryout with Fulgor Libertas Forli of the A2 Gold League, according to a report from Italian website Sportando. Henderson went undrafted in June’s NBA Draft after..." August 26

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • 2015 shooting guard Terence Davis verbally commits to Ole Miss

    College Basketball Talk "Wednesday afternoon Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy received his second verbal commitment in the Class of 2015, as 6-foot-4 shooting guard Terence Davis (Southaven, Mississippi) verbally committed to play basketball at the SEC school. Davis, who is also an accomplished wide receiver at the high..." July 31

  • Ole Miss adds JUCO guard Rasheed Brooks for 2015 class

    The Clarion-Ledger "Ole Miss has picked up a verbal commitment from a talented junior college guard for the class of 2015. Rasheed Brooks, a 6-foot-6 wing at Southwest Tennessee Community College, told the Ole Miss staff today he'll be a Rebel. Brooks, originally from Mansfield, Ohio, will play one more year of..." June 17

  • Ex-Rebel Henderson: Sam tweet was experiment

    ESPN.com "Former Ole Miss basketball star Marshall Henderson said Monday that his derogatory tweet about linebacker Michael Sam was meant as a project to gather information for a friend who is deciding whether to tell family and friends about his sexual orientation. "My stance on gay athletes is..." May 12

  • Marshall Henderson doesn't approve of ESPN's Michael Sam coverage

    CBSSports.com "When Michael Sam and the St. Louis Rams made history Saturday night, it was a historic moment. But the coverage of Sam's emotional and natural reaction to a lifelong dream coming true have let us know once again that Twitter can be the worst enemy for bigots. It's also the best tool to expose..." May 12

  • Ole Miss transfer Derrick Millinghaus headed to Southeastern Louisiana

    College Basketball Talk "Southeastern Louisiana has added Ole Miss transfer Derrick Millinghaus, the school announced on Tuesday. Millinghaus is a 5-foot-10 point guard originally from Schenectady, N.Y. He spent the lasts two seasons with the Rebels, averaging 6.6 points while starting nine games as a..." May 07

  • Derrick Millinghaus will transfer from Ole Miss

    Clarion-Ledger "Derrick Millinghaus will transfer from Ole Miss. The sophomore point guard has been given his release, coach Andy Kennedy confirmed. Millinghaus Tweeted Wednesday morning that it was “time to open up another chapter.” He did not indicate his future plans. Millinghaus played in 30 games..." April 10

  • Georgia 75, Mississippi 73

    ProSportsDaily "Charles Mann scored 16 points, including the go-ahead basket with 17 seconds left, as the Bulldogs squeaked past the Rebels in the quarterfinals of the SEC tournament in Atlanta. Brandon Morris and Kenny Gaines each added 12 points for Georgia (19-12), which will meet Kentucky in Saturday's..." March 15

  • Mississippi 78, Mississippi St. 66

    ProSportsDaily "Marshall Henderson scored 21 points, including seven 3-pointers, as the Rebels rallied to down the Bulldogs in the second round of the SEC tournament in Atlanta. Jarvis Summers also added 21 points to go along with six assists and four rebounds for Mississippi (19-13), which erased a 13-point..." March 14

  • Mississippi St. 82, Vanderbilt 68

    ProSportsDaily "Craig Sword recorded 20 points, six assists and four rebounds as the Bulldogs surprised the Commodores in the first round of the SEC tournament in Atlanta. Roquez Johnson added 18 points and five rebounds for Mississippi State (14-18), which will meet No. 6 seed Mississippi in Thursday's second..." March 13

  • Mississippi 65, Vanderbilt 62

    ProSportsDaily "Marshall Henderson scored 18 points in his final home game to propel the Rebels to an SEC win over the visiting Commodores. Henderson, the lone senior for the Rebels (18-13, 9-9), made just 5-of-19 shots, including 2-of-13 from beyond the arc, but buried 6-of-7 from the line. Jarvis Summers..." March 09

  • Arkansas 110, Mississippi 80

    ProSportsDaily "Anthlon Bell scored a career-high 23 points, including seven 3-pointers, as the host Razorbacks crushed the reeling Rebels. Mardracus Wade added 18 points while Rashad Madden chipped in with 14 points and a game-high seven assists for Arkansas (21-9, 10-7 SEC), which made a season-high 17..." March 06

  • Texas A&M 71, Mississippi 60

    ProSportsDaily "Jamal Jones scored 21 points and grabbed five rebounds as the Aggies downed the visiting Rebels to climb back to the .500 mark in SEC play. Jordan Green added a career-high 16 points for Texas A&M (17-12, 8-8), which shot 50.9 percent from the floor. Kourtney Roberson tallied 13 points while..." March 02

  • Mississippi 79, Alabama 67

    ProSportsDaily "Jarvis Summers scored 20 points and the host Rebels fought off a second-half comeback to halt a four-game losing streak. Martavious Newby had 15 points and 10 rebounds off the bench as Mississippi (17-11, 8-7 SEC) handed Alabama its 14th consecutive loss away from home and 11th straight..." February 27

  • Ole Miss guard Derrick Millinghaus suspended indefinitely for violation of team rules

    College Basketball Talk "As part of a five-team logjam at 7-7 in the SEC standings, Ole Miss is hopeful that in their last four regular season games they’ll be able to set themselves apart from the pack despite entering Wednesday on a four-game losing streak. Andy Kennedy’s team hosts Alabama on Wednesday night, and..." February 27

  • Marshall Henderson could set SEC record tonight

    USA Today "If all goes according to plan tonight, Marshall Henderson will set a new Southeastern Conference record. Henderson's first made 3-pointer for Ole Miss will mark the 61st consecutive game that he made at least one shot from behind the arc. History suggests he'll pass former Arkansas standout Pat..." February 26

  • Florida 75, Mississippi 71

    ProSportsDaily "Scottie Wilbekin scored a team-high 18 points and Michael Frazier II drilled five 3-pointers as the visiting Gators extended their school-best winning streak to 19 games. Patric Young scored eight of his 12 points in the second half for Florida (25-2, 14-0 SEC), which avenged last season's..." February 23

  • Poppin' Bubbles: Providence and Richmond miss big chances

    CBSSports.com "Tuesday didn't have too many marquee matchups, but it did feature several quality bubble games. Some teams were looking for resume-boosting wins, while others were just looking to avoid bad losses. Winners George Washington: The Colonials were in nearly every projected bracket heading into the..." February 19

  • Kentucky's raid on Rebels needs late rescue in 84-70 win

    Lexington Herald-Leader "After the happy talk of Monday, Kentucky walked a happy walk on Tuesday. Kentucky being Kentucky, and freshmen being freshmen, the walk got complicated. But ultimately, UK outclassed Ole Miss in an 84-70 victory that surely eased the sting of Saturday's loss to No. 2 Florida. "Making..." February 19

  • Ole Miss tries to remain 3rd in the SEC

    Biloxi Sun Herald "Ole Miss heads to Athens, Ga., today to face Georgia in a key Southeastern Conference basketball game. Ole Miss (16-8, 7-4 SEC) and Georgia (13-10, 7-4) are tied for third place in the conference, trailing first-place Florida and second-place Kentucky. Tip off today is 3 p.m. at Stegeman..." February 15

  • Ole Miss must stick to plan against Georgia

    The Clarion-Ledger "Ole Miss quickly figured out a pattern of success for itself this season. But, as the Rebels prepare to play at Georgia today, they’re also quickly realizing what happens when they deviate from the plan. Point guard Jarvis Summers is shooting 11-of-34 from the field in his last three games,..." February 15

  • Full-Court press: Ole Miss at Alabama

    The Clarion-Ledger "Winning on the road Ole Miss embarks on a week that will take it to Alabama tonight and Georgia on Saturday. The Rebels are 2-3 in the Southeastern Conference on the road, which is better than almost anyone else already. Just taking care of business the next two games keeps the team on the..." February 11

  • Cauley-Stein leads Cats past Mississippi 80-64

    Lexington Herald-Leader "Mother Nature continued to follow Kentucky like a cold-hearted stalker Tuesday night. UK could find solace in the warm glow radiating from a revived Willie Cauley-Stein. Cauley-Stein posted season highs in points (18) and rebounds (11) and also had six blocks as Kentucky whipped Mississippi..." February 05

  • Marshall-mania hits Rupp Arena for Kentucky game

    Lexington Herald-Leader "Marshall Henderson playing Rupp Arena. It's sort of basketball's version of the Beatles performing on the Ed Sullivan Show, which happened 50 years ago this coming Sunday. Unconventional artist who polarizes the populace but can't be ignored appears on one of this country's grandest..." February 04

  • Marshall Henderson is all grown up

    ESPN.com "Marshall Henderson was heading back to his team's bench last week, a victory over rival Mississippi State in hand, when Bulldogs Rick Ray yelled an obscenity at Henderson. The Bulldogs' coach apologized. He was in the wrong, not Henderson. A year ago, it was the other way around. Henderson..." February 03

  • SEC won't punish Mississippi State coach for comments to Marshall Henderson

    USA Today "The Southeastern Conference will not discipline Mississippi State coach Rick Ray following his actions at the end of Saturday's game against Ole Miss, the league office told the Clarion-Ledger on Monday. Ray spoke with SEC commissioner Mike Slive on Monday morning regarding the head coach using..." January 27

  • Marshall Henderson’s ‘going back to being me’ … Uh oh

    USA Today "We all seem to have those phases in life where we try to be someone we’re not. Consider that phase over for Marshall Henderson. The Ole Miss hothead made a name for himself last season with his flamboyant behavior taunting fans and opponents alike. Henderson’s turbulent offseason filled with..." January 18