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BY JAKE THOMPSON jcthomps@go.olemiss.edu Murphy Holloway poses for portrait. / (Austin McAfee) Murphy Holloway is trading his sneakers in for cleats as he signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an un-drafted free agent Saturday night. Holloway made the announcement through his Twitter account, tweeting “IMA...

BY JAKE THOMPSON jcthomps@go.olemiss.edu When I came to Ole Miss in the fall of 2010, I had no idea what was awaiting me in the next three years. I decided to become a journalism major with aspirations of a career as a sports writer, which is a tough goal to achieve. Little did I know how close I was to accomplishing that. Towards the end of my first semester, a teacher...

Holt Perdzock reacts during Saturday’s game against Kentucky. / Austin McAfee BY JOHN LUKE MCCORD mccordjohnluke@yahoo.com FRIDAY: NO. 21 OLE MISS...

Bri Payne is tagged out at home on Saturday / Thomas Graning BY ALLISON SLUSHER ajslushe@go.olemiss.edu   FRIDAY: OLE MISS 8, NO. 15 TEXAS A&M...

Five Ole Miss Rebels signed free-agent deals with NFL teams on Saturday, following the 2013 NFL Draft. Uriah Grant signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars,...

Five Ole Miss Rebels signed free-agent deals with NFL teams on Saturday, following the 2013 NFL Draft. Uriah Grant signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars,...

BY TYLER BISCHOFF tfbischo@go.olemiss.edu Ole Miss is likely to land Gian Clavell, a 6-foot-3 guard from Northwest Kansas Technical College, according to multiple media outlets, including RebelGrove.com and OMSpirit.com. As a freshman, Clavell, a class of 2014 recruit, averaged 19.4 points per game, while shooting 39 percent on 3-pointers, causing Ole Miss fans to ask...

BY JOHN LUKE MCCORD mccordjohnluke@yahoo.com No. 21 Ole Miss scored two seventh-inning runs to take a 2-1 lead, but Kentucky answered back with two runs in the eighth to retake the lead and secure the 3-2 win and take a the first of a three-game series last night from Oxford-University Field/Swayze Field. “Not a very good night for us, I didn’t think we played very...

BY ALLISON SLUSHER ajslushe@go.olemiss.edu The Ole Miss softball team looks to pull an upset this weekend when Southeastern Conference newcomer Texas A&M, ranked 15th in the country, comes in to Oxford for a three-game series beginning today. It will be the Lady Rebels’ last conference series at home this season. Both Ole Miss (22-29, 2-19 SEC) and Texas A&M...

BY MATT SIGLER mcsigler@go.olemiss.edu Sophomore right-hander Chris Ellis / Austin McAfee Entering the 2013 season, sophomore right-hander Chris Ellis was in position to be the go-to guy on the mound for Ole Miss on Sundays. However, an abdominal injury put all that aside and forced Ellis out of action. Now, 42 games into the season, Ellis is back at full strength and...