Free Sugar Bowl concert features Usher before Ole Miss, Oklahoma State game

December 28, 2015 in Entertainment

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Usher headlines a free concert as part of events leading up to the Allstate Sugar Bowl. The R&B star will preside over the Allstate Fan Fest, which […]

Ole Miss junior Robert Nkemdiche to miss Sugar Bowl, enter NFL draft

December 22, 2015 in Sports

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has played his last college football game. The Rebels star, who was recently charged with marijuana possession after a 15-foot fall at an Atlanta hotel, […]

$600,000 men: Ole Miss, Mississippi State leaders get pay increase

December 18, 2015 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi’s new chancellor will make $600,000 a year, and Mississippi State University’s president is getting a pay raise to match. The College Board […]

Ole Miss’ Robert Nkemiche sends statement apologizing for falling out of window, marijuana arrest

December 16, 2015 in Sports

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has apologized in a statement released through the school after being charged with possession of marijuana following a 15-foot fall at […]

Ole Miss’ Robert Nkemdiche charged with marijuana possession after hotel incident

December 15, 2015 in Sports

ATLANTA (AP) — Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has been charged with possession of marijuana after being hospitalized following a fall at an Atlanta hotel. Police say the 21-year-old from […]

Ole Miss football player Robert Nkemdiche hospitalized in hotel fall

December 14, 2015 in Sports

ATLANTA (AP) — Police say star Ole Miss football player Robert Nkemdiche was hospitalized after falling from a wall at an Atlanta hotel. Department spokeswoman Kim Jones says it appears […]

AP Top 25 college football poll: Ole Miss rises, Mississippi State falls out

November 30, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Ole Miss jumped three spots to No. 16 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 college football poll. The Rebels ended the regular season with a 38-27 Egg Bowl victory over […]

Ole Miss LB Denzel Nkemdiche hospitalized for undisclosed reason

November 20, 2015 in Sports

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi senior linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche has been in the hospital this week for an undisclosed reason. Nkemdiche’s father Dr. Sunday Nkemdiche confirmed to The Associated Press […]