Ole Miss will vacate 33 football wins from six seasons between 2010 and 2016 for fielding ineligible players, athletic director Ross Bjork said Monday night.
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The SEC owned signing day, with seven of the top 15 teams in the Class Rankings coming from the conference. Meanwhile, a couple teams from the ACC and Pac-12 didn't fare so well.
- Ole Miss vacating 33 football wins after violations
- RB Ealy commits to Ole Miss, could go MLB route
- QB recruit Plumlee flips from Georgia to Ole Miss
- UT great Young leads College Football HOF class
Running back Jerrion Ealy, who is projected as a potential first-round MLB draft selection in June, has committed to Ole Miss, but Rebels coaches will have to wait to see if he decides to attend college.
Quarterback John Rhys Plumlee, one of two unsigned four-star quarterback commitments in the 2019 class, flipped his commitment Monday from Georgia to Ole Miss.
The SEC is the undisputed leader in the 2019 recruiting cycle, boasting the top three teams in the class rankings and having 13 of its 14 teams ranked in the top 50.
Vince Young and Raghib "Rocket" Ismail highlight the 2019 College Football Hall of Fame class.
Ole Miss is finalizing a deal to make Rich Rodriguez the Rebels' offensive coordinator, sources confirmed to ESPN.
The SEC has busted the curve at the midterm point with three teams earning A-plus grades.
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North Carolina is hiring Ole Miss offensive coordinator Phil Longo for the same position, a source tells ESPN. The Athletic first reported the move, as Mack Brown now has both of his coordinators in place. Longo spent the past two seasons at Ole Miss, which now will be replacing both coordinators following a 5-7 season.
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Ole Miss offensive tackle Greg Little, rated as a first-round prospect, will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.
Mike MacIntyre will join Matt Luke's staff at Ole Miss as the Rebels' new defensive coordinator. MacIntyre was fired as Colorado's head coach last month.
Former Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze was introduced Friday as Liberty's new football coach. Freeze, who resigned from Ole Miss in July 2017, replaces Turner Gill.
Ole Miss wide receiver A.J. Brown announced Tuesday he would forego his senior year and enter the 2019 NFL draft. ESPN NFL draft expert Todd McShay has Brown listed as the 32nd-best prospect.
SEC commissioner Greg Sankey wants Mississippi AD Ross Bjork and Mississippi State's John Cohen to meet him in the league office to discuss "creating a healthier environment" for the annual Egg Bowl, which included a fight that resulted in four ejections.
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Ole Miss has fired defensive coordinator Wesley McGriff a day after ending the season at 5-7. The Rebels allowed an SEC-worst 36.2 points per game, as well as 483.4 yards per game. "Despite the challenges his unit faced this season, we can be better on that side of the ball, and I determined new leadership is needed," coach Matt Luke said in a prepared statement. "I want to thank Wesley for his hard work and dedication to Ole Miss."
Mississippi has announced that defensive coordinator Wesley McGriff will not return to the coaching staff next year, one day after the Rebels finished the season on five-game losing streak.
Four players were ejected from the Egg Bowl between Mississippi and Mississippi State after a fight at the end of the third quarter.