Latest Mississippi Rebels men's basketball News

Former Georgia guard Tye Fagan transferring to Mississippi

Apr. 09, 2021 13:38 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Former Georgia guard Tye Fagan is transferring to Mississippi. The Rebels announced Friday that Fagan was joining the team after three seasons at Georgia. The 6-foot-3 guard was a starter last season, averaging 9.2 points per game and shooting a...

Mississippi signs grad transfer 7-foot center Nysier Brooks

Apr. 07, 2021 23:26 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Graduate transfer center Nysier Brooks has signed to play with Mississippi. The 7-footer, whose signing was announced Tuesday, played last season at Miami. Brooks averaged 7.4 points and 5.8 rebounds per game last season while shooting 51.7% from...

Louisiana Tech uses big 2nd-half run to beat Ole Miss in NIT

Mar. 20, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Freshman Kenneth Lofton Jr. scored a season-high 22 points with seven rebounds and Louisiana Tech beat short-handed Mississippi 70-61 on Friday night in the first round of the NIT Tournament. Louisiana Tech (22-7) will play Western Kentucky on...

Back-up plan: NCAA tourney standbys not expecting a call

Mar. 18, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville Cardinals coach Chris Mack isn’t holding his breath waiting for the call for his team to replace another unable to play in the NCAA Tournament because of COVID issues. Mindful that a school simply needs five healthy players to remain...

Ole Miss beats Vanderbilt 56-46

Mar. 06, 2021 21:47 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Jarkel Joiner had 15 points and Romello White added 11 to help Mississippi beat Vanderbilt 56-46 in the season finale for both teams on Saturday night. The Rebels (15-10, 10-8 Southeastern Conference) pulled away to a 34-22 halftime lead with a 18-6...

Shuler, Buffen lead Ole Miss over Kentucky 70-62

Mar. 04, 2021 12:35 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Devontae Shuler scored 17 points, KJ Buffen had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and Mississippi beat Kentucky 70-62 on Tuesday night. Romello White added 11 points and 10 rebounds for Ole Miss (14-10, 9-8 Southeastern Conference), which has won two of...

Shuler leads Ole Miss past No. 24 Missouri 60-53

Feb. 24, 2021 00:20 AM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Devontae Shuler scored 14 points and Mississippi beat No. 24 Missouri 60-53 on Tuesday night to sweep the season series against the sputtering Tigers. Romello White, Luis Rodriguez and Jarkel Joiner added 10 points apiece for Ole Miss (13-9, 8-7...

Molinar scores 17 as Mississippi St. beats Ole Miss 66-56

Feb. 20, 2021 20:33 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Iverson Molinar scored 17 points, Mississippi State picked up 36 in the paint, and the Bulldogs defeated in-state rival Ole Miss 66-56 on Saturday. D.J. Stewart Jr. added 16 points with six assists and Tolu Smith scored 12 points as the Bulldogs...