Ole Miss junior track athlete Ryan Smith will get his 15-minutes of television fame tonight when he airs on the ESPNU show Unite in the debut segment of “The Schwab” that will see him compete against two other college students from SEC schools in a sports trivia contest. In recent weeks, Ole Miss has been a regular name on ESPN. The Rebel football program recently...

After a comeback win over Georgia this past weekend, the Ole Miss men’s basketball team heads to South Carolina as it looks to get on a winning streak going into the homestretch of its schedule. Tipoff tonight is set for 6 p.m. on CSS. Thomas Graning | The Daily MississippianJunior guard Marshall Henderon With six regular season games left, Ole Miss men’s basketball...

No. 8 Ole Miss hosts UT-Martin today for their first midweek game of the season. First pitch is set for 4 p.m. Coming off a sweep of TCU this past weekend, the No. 8 Ole Miss Rebels welcome UT-Martin for a midweek matchup tonight at 4 p.m. The Rebels (3-0) will go with sophomore right-hander Sam Smith on the mound, who made nine starts for them in 13 appearances last...

Courtney Pearson, crowned Ole Miss’ first African-American homecoming queen. Although 33 years separate their time at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss), Rose Flenorl and Courtney Pearson share many similar experiences growing up in the southern United States. Their time at Ole Miss helps illustrate the racial changes that have been made over the past 50 years...

It’s campaign season on campus again. Some might say, “Again?” Yep, folks, the gigantic, colorful signs are back up in front of the Union.  Once more we are to be accosted by people and their deluge of stickers and flyers and buttons and whatnot. Their pleas for us to support their particular candidate are shouted at us as we attempt to get through our day and attend...

Ole Miss will take on the Georgia Bulldogs Saturday in hopes of getting back in the win column after losing four of its last five games. The Rebels and Bulldogs will tip off at 7 p.m. from Tad Smith Coliseum. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN2. Tyler Jackson/The Daily Mississippian After dropping four of the last five contests since its record 6-0 start in...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently donated HIV testing equipment to The University of Mississippi following the release of statistics indicating blacks are much more likely to be diagnosed with HIV. New initiatives on campus are designed to counteract these statistics and raise awareness. Vince Daivs | The Daily MississippianThe V.B. Harrison Student...

The transition of College to real life is bittersweet for some in the Oxford community. File Photo Oxford is home to about 20,000 people. Add the roughly 17,000 Ole Miss students, and you’ve got the Oxford-university community. “I hate that.” Angela Barrett has been living in Oxford for four years with her family of four. She works as a music associate at First...

Ole Miss will open the baseball season today as it welcomes the TCU Horned Frogs in a rematch of last year’s season opener and Regional Championship. The Rebels went 2-3 against TCU last season. First pitch for the opener is set for 4 p.m. from Swayze Field. The 2011-12 Ole Miss baseball season ended on a sour note when Ole Miss went down in its Regional Championship...

Junior right-hander Bobby Wahl will open the baseball season for Ole Miss Friday against a familiar foe in the No. 14 TCU Horned Frogs. Wahl was named a preseason All-America selection as he looks to lead the Rebels to the College World Series. File Photo (Cain Madden)Junior right hander Bobby Wahl For the second year in a row, junior right-hander Bobby Wahl will take...