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November 26, 2012

 
It was a crazy scene inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Saturday night as Ole Miss fans celebrated the Rebels’ 41-24 win in the Egg Bowl over Mississippi State (8-4, 4-4 SEC), which snapped the Bulldogs’ three-game winning streak in the series. Students rushed the field after the win and surrounded players, coaches and the Golden Egg trophy.

 
It was a crazy scene inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Saturday night as Ole Miss fans celebrated the Rebels’ 41-24 win in the Egg Bowl over Mississippi State (8-4, 4-4 SEC), which snapped the Bulldogs’ three-game winning streak in the series. Students rushed the field after the win and surrounded players, coaches and the Golden Egg trophy.
 

November 9, 2012

 
The Ole Miss Rebels (5-4, 2-3 Southeastern Conference) will look to become bowl eligible this weekend when they take on the visiting Vanderbilt Commodores (5-4, 3-3 SEC) Saturday at 6 p.m. in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. The game will be televised on ESPNU. 

 
The Ole Miss Rebels (5-4, 2-3 Southeastern Conference) will look to become bowl eligible this weekend when they take on the visiting Vanderbilt Commodores (5-4, 3-3 SEC) Saturday at 6 p.m. in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. The game will be televised on ESPNU. 
 

October 17, 2012

Right hand placed over my heart. Left arm behind my back. Eyes transfixed on the larger American flag near the north end zone in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
I habitually assume this position as “The Star-Spangled Banner” echoes at the start of each football game. Although “The Star-Spangled Banner” will never appear on the Top 25 Most Played playlist on my iPod, it produces a feeling in me that few other songs can reproduce.

October 8, 2012

 
There were about seven minutes to go in the game, and Texas A&M was looking at a third-and-19 on its own three-yard line. Ole Miss was ahead 27-17, and many of the 55,343 spectators in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium were feeling relieved. The Rebels (3-3, 0-2 SEC) were close to getting their first Southeastern Conference win of the year and ending a 15-game SEC losing streak.

 
There were about seven minutes to go in the game, and Texas A&M was looking at a third-and-19 on its own three-yard line. Ole Miss was ahead 27-17, and many of the 55,343 spectators in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium were feeling relieved. The Rebels (3-3, 0-2 SEC) were close to getting their first Southeastern Conference win of the year and ending a 15-game SEC losing streak.
 

October 5, 2012

 
The Ole Miss Rebels return to the friendly confines of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday night after a two-game road trip. The Rebels (3-2, 0-1 SEC) will welcome Southeastern Conference newcomer Texas A&M (3-1, 1-1 SEC) to Oxford for a 6 p.m. kickoff on ESPNU.

 
The Ole Miss Rebels return to the friendly confines of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday night after a two-game road trip. The Rebels (3-2, 0-1 SEC) will welcome Southeastern Conference newcomer Texas A&M (3-1, 1-1 SEC) to Oxford for a 6 p.m. kickoff on ESPNU.
 
The Rebels are coming off a hard-fought loss to No. 1 Alabama this past weekend, while the Aggies defeated Arkansas last weekend 58-10 and appear to be settling into the SEC well so far. Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze knows he and his team will have a tough challenge this weekend.

September 20, 2012

 
There is only one more nonconference game on the schedule for Ole Miss, and the Rebels (0-2) are hoping to take full advantage of it heading into Southeastern Conference play. The Rebels will take on Tulane (0-2) Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. 

 
There is only one more nonconference game on the schedule for Ole Miss, and the Rebels (2-1) are hoping to take full advantage of it heading into Southeastern Conference play. The Rebels will take on Tulane (0-2) Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. 
 
The Rebels are coming off a 66-31 loss to No. 14 Texas, while the Green Wave are trying to bounce back from a 45-10 loss to Tulsa. The meeting is the 71st between the two teams, with Ole Miss leading the series 42-28.
 

September 16, 2012

 
Saturday was a big day on the Ole Miss campus. The Rebels played host to the Texas Longhorns under the bright lights of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. However, on Saturday morning the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics was home to an event equally as special for Rebel football fans who remember the good ol’ days of Ole Miss football under head coach Johnny Vaught.

 
Saturday was a big day on the Ole Miss campus. The Rebels played host to the Texas Longhorns under the bright lights of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. However, on Saturday morning the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics was home to an event equally as special for Rebel football fans who remember the good ol’ days of Ole Miss football under head coach Johnny Vaught.
 

September 14, 2012

 
With thousands of fans flocking to town this weekend, it’s easy to see the excitement that’s swirling in Oxford. Ole Miss welcomes the No. 14 Texas Longhorns for a nonconference clash in Saturday night’s primetime matchup.

 
With thousands of fans flocking to town this weekend, it’s easy to see the excitement that’s swirling in Oxford. Ole Miss welcomes the No. 14 Texas Longhorns for a nonconference clash in Saturday night’s primetime matchup.
 
When Ole Miss announced the addition of Texas to the football schedule in August of 2007, Rebel and Texas fans couldn’t wait for the matchup. Here it is five years later, and the excitement level is at an unprecedented high.
 

September 11, 2012

 
When the Ole Miss Rebels take on No. 14 Texas in Saturday's ESPN primetime game, there will be a capacity crowd at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium that will be ready to witness one of the most hyped games Ole Miss has seen in the last couple of years.

 
When the Ole Miss Rebels take on No. 14 Texas in Saturday's ESPN primetime game, there will be a capacity crowd at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium that will be ready to witness one of the most hyped games Ole Miss has seen in the last couple of years.
 
The buzz around campus with still some time before game day is a first for head coach Hugh Freeze since taking over the reins of the Ole Miss football program. However, he is making sure that this game week is being treated like any other. 
 

September 11, 2012

Texas head coach Mack Brown participated in Monday morning's Big 12 teleconference and talked about this week's matchup with Ole Miss. Brown knows he has some questions that must be answered about his team come Saturday night. 

 
There's a different feeling in Oxford right now as Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and the Rebels are getting ready to host No. 14 Texas for Saturday night's showdown at 8:15 p.m. 
 
Much has been said about the number of fans that will make the trip from Texas, but as for Longhorn head coach Mack Brown and his squad, they're just focused on getting out of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium with a win and improving to 3-0 on the young season.
 

September 4, 2012

 
It was a feeling that had not been felt in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in nearly a year. 

The Ole Miss football team rebounded from a lackluster second quarter and scored 35 unanswered points in the second half for a 49-27 win against Central Arkansas to begin the season 1-0 for the first time since 2009. The Rebels rushed to the student section to share in the moment, the program’s first home win since last season’s 42-24 win against Southern Illinois in the second week of the season. 

 

 
It was a feeling that had not been felt in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in nearly a year. 
 

July 17, 2012

Ole Miss will play its first three games under the lights of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, as kickoffs are set at 6 p.m. CT for both Central Arkansas and UTEP and 8:15 p.m. for Texas, the SEC announced Monday.

 

April 19, 2012

Following the tragic ending of Chucky Mullins’ football career, the award was established in the spring of 1980 by the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity at Ole Miss to honor the legacy of Mullins. 

 

 

Following the tragic ending of Chucky Mullins’ football career, the award was established in the spring of 1980 by the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity at Ole Miss to honor the legacy of Mullins. 

April 19, 2012

Ole Miss practiced in shorts and helmets Thursday afternoon in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in their final practice before Saturday’s Grove Bowl.

 

Ole Miss practiced in shorts and helmets Thursday afternoon in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in their final practice before Saturday’s Grove Bowl.

After practice, head coach Hugh Freeze talked about how the teams would be divided for spring game and the format of Saturday’s Grove Bowl.

April 17, 2012

Eight months since the UMAA Foundation announced the Forward Together campaign, an initiative to raise money for a new basketball arena and renovations to Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, the halfway mark to the goal of $150 million is in sight.

 

Eight months since the UMAA Foundation announced the Forward Together campaign, an initiative to raise money for a new basketball arena and renovations to Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, the halfway mark to the goal of $150 million is in sight.

April 17, 2012

For the second time this spring, weather forced the Rebels indoors for practice, and head coach Hugh Freeze was pleased with the energy and passion in the team’s last full-pad practice before Saturday’s Grove Bowl, set for 1 p.m. in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.

 

For the second time this spring, weather forced the Rebels indoors for practice, and head coach Hugh Freeze was pleased with the energy and passion in the team’s last full-pad practice before Saturday’s Grove Bowl, set for 1 p.m. in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.

April 15, 2012

The festivities of Grove Bowl Week 2012 begin Monday and will culminate with a jam-packed Saturday surrounding the BancorpSouth Grove Bowl, which benefits the M-Club’s scholarship fund.

 

The festivities of Grove Bowl Week 2012 begin Monday and will culminate with a jam-packed Saturday surrounding the BancorpSouth Grove Bowl, which benefits the M-Club’s scholarship fund.

April 1, 2012

Ole Miss held its first football scrimmage of the spring Friday afternoon in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.

 

Ole Miss held its first football scrimmage of the spring Friday afternoon in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.

Head coach Hugh Freeze admitted that his offense has a ways to go in terms of learning to play at this pace and style. The Rebel defense had the advantage for most of the scrimmage, taking advantage of some sloppy plays by the Ole Miss offense.

March 20, 2012

 

Ole Miss has been fond of changes lately. Criticism came after banning Colonel Reb, “From Dixie With Love” and the Rebel flags in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Ask any committee member from a historical preservation board or something like it: people do not react well to change.

 

Ole Miss has been fond of changes lately. Criticism came after banning Colonel Reb, “From Dixie With Love” and the Rebel flags in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Ask any committee member from a historical preservation board or something like it: people do not react well to change.

In general, change is something mankind will probably never learn to fully accept — at least immediately.

January 23, 2012

The UMAA campaign Forward Together has now raised over $59 million since beginning its capital campaign fundraiser in August to build a new basketball arena and add seating to bowl in the North Endzone of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium by the start of the 2015-16 school year.

The UMAA campaign Forward Together has now raised over $59 million since beginning its capital campaign fundraiser in August to build a new basketball arena and add seating to bowl in the North Endzone of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium by the start of the 2015-16 school year.

The goal of Forward Together is to raise $150 million through a diverse, mixed-funding approach. Forward Together celebrated reaching the $25 million fundraising mark at the end of September and reached the $50 million mark in early January.

November 27, 2011

Though the University of Mississippi football team may have taken a step backward this season, fundraising has continued to push forward.
The Ole Miss athletics program announced a new fundraising campaign called Forward Together this past summer. They plan to raise money to build a new basketball arena and expand and renovate Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.

November 17, 2011

On Saturday night, every Ole Miss senior will be playing their last game inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, and they will do so against the No. 1 LSU Tigers. It will also mark head coach Houston Nutt’s last home game in Oxford, before the Rebels close out the 2011 season next week at Mississippi State. For now, all Nutt is worried about is LSU.

On Saturday night, every Ole Miss senior will be playing their last game inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, and they will do so against the No. 1 LSU Tigers. It will also mark head coach Houston Nutt’s last home game in Oxford, before the Rebels close out the 2011 season next week at Mississippi State. For now, all Nutt is worried about is LSU.

October 16, 2011

Going into Saturday’s game between Ole Miss and No. 2 Alabama, the headlines centered around the Crimson Tide’s prolific defense and Heisman Trophy candidate junior running back Trent Richardson. Unfortunately for the Rebels, they didn’t disappoint.

 

Going into Saturday’s game between Ole Miss and No. 2 Alabama, the headlines centered around the Crimson Tide’s prolific defense and Heisman Trophy candidate junior running back Trent Richardson. Unfortunately for the Rebels, they didn’t disappoint.

October 3, 2011

The University of Mississippi Athletics Department has been hitting the streets since it unveiled its Forward Together campaign on Aug. 10.

 

The University of Mississippi Athletics Department has been hitting the streets since it unveiled its Forward Together campaign on Aug. 10.

In just under two months, the group has reached a miniature milestone, topping $25 million in donations.

The Forward Together capital campaign is a $150 million fundraising effort to build a new basketball arena and expand the football stadium. 

The construction of the Forward Together project will be completed over a two-phase plan for both venues.