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Mississippi defensive back Mike Hilton (28) celebrates just after winning an NCAA college football game against Alabama in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. Ole Miss won 23-17, which was the first victory against Alabama since 2003. (DM Photo | Cady Herring) As the college football season inches closer,...

During his first season as head coach at Ole Miss, Steven McRoberts helped lead the Rebels to their best season in seven years with a record of 22-10. Friday night’s match against Oral Roberts marks the start of the 2015 season, and the beginning of this year’s quest to the NCAA tournament. Ole Miss returns eight players and all six starters. They also added seven...

Optimism: a word that is constantly mentioned while talking about the Ole Miss defense this offseason. The reason for this heightened expectation is the stellar play last season, which ranked first in the nation in scoring defense. New faces junior cornerback Tony Bridges and sophomore safety C.J. Hampton are projected to contribute to the success of the landshark reputation. “Last...

Six Rebels made the list for the coaches’ preseason all-Southeastern conference team on Tuesday. These players were voted upon by all 14 head coaches in the Southeastern Conference. As part of the voting process, each SEC coach was not allowed to vote for his own players, a rule that was implemented 13 years ago. Four members of the Rebels’ 2013 recruiting class made...

        When the final whistle blew on the 2014 Ole Miss soccer season, Kelly McCormick left the field as one of the most accomplished goalkeepers in program history. A four-year starter, she was named SEC Defensive Player of the Week three times. She holds Ole Miss career records in saves and minutes played. She is tied for first in shutouts and,...

With the first week of classes underway, there’s a lot to digest as students get organized and prepared for the new academic year. The same goes for...

Dylan Rubino – The Daily Mississippian – Sports editor Ohio State – Urban Meyer is close to building a dynasty in Columbus, and it may be solidified after this season. With depth at quarterback, a great running back in Ezekiel Elliot, one of the best defenses in the country and a favorable schedule, the Buckeyes are likely to run the table. TCU –...

Anniversaries are often a time for celebration and reflection, and that is exactly what David and Shelia Wilbanks will do today as they remember their...

  Mississippi defensive back Chief Brown (8) intercepts a pass during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against No. 7 LSU on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Oxford, MS. Mississippi won 27-24. (The Daily Mississippian, Austin McAfee)     It’s been a tough go-around for senior defensive back Chief Brown. The Winona, Mississippi native showed...

  (DM Photo | Royce Swayze) Rebel fans had the opportunity to catch a glimpse of what the upcoming season of Ole Miss volleyball will look like Monday...