TAG: mississippi

College / Jan 23, 2013 / 2:30 pm

The Extraordinary Journey Of Ole Miss’ Murphy Holloway

Murphy Holloway

Transferring is so commonplace in college basketball some even call the issue an epidemic. NCAA transfers must sit out a year unless they are granted a waiver to play immediately. These are supposed to be granted in situations where a player must play closer to home because of family or other mitigating circumstances. However, now essentially any person looking to transfer can file a petition for a waiver and have a chance to get cleared immediately. Read More »

High School / Aug 6, 2012 / 4:00 pm

The No Names: The Mississippi High School Season History Forgot

The No Names

Basketball is a series of snapshots of our past. It is neither good nor bad; it simply is. From the Fab Five and the hip-hop revolution in the ’90s to the drug use of the ’80s all the way back to the old days of segregation, basketball reflects its time. It is left to us, the current stewards of the game, to learn what we can from the past. Read More »

Featured Gallery, Video / Feb 2, 2011 / 10:00 am

Kentucky’s Brandon Knight Gets Epic Dunk Denied at the Rim

There were a bunch of standout plays in the wild game between Ole Miss / Kentucky last night, but maybe none more impressive than Reginald Buckner’s swat on Brandon Knight’s serious dunk attempt (one of five blocks for Buckner on the night).

Make no mistake, Read More »