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Nathanael Gabler, Author at The Oxford Eagle

Coronavirus Heroes

Not All Heroes Wear Capes: The Blake at Oxford goes above and beyond

How does one protect the most defenseless people while not making their lives meaningless and dull? How do those inexperienced with technology interact with their ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 am

SEC Football

SEC sets NFL Draft record with number of players drafted in first round

The first round of the 2020 NFL Draft came and went without a Rebel selection, but the Southeastern Conference continued to dominate in draft circles. ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Friday, April 24, 2020 4:30 pm

Ole Miss softball

Sources: Ole Miss to hire Jamie Trachsel as softball head coach

As first reported late Thursday night by Maren Angus, Ole Miss has hired former Minnesota head coach Jamie Trachsel to run the Rebels softball program. ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Friday, April 24, 2020 10:07 am

Ole Miss softball

Kaylee Horton, formerly of Ole Miss softball, transfers to Auburn

It’s been a forgetful six months for the Ole Miss softball program. Following the resignation of head coach Mike Smith in December after the University ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:54 pm

Oxford baseball

Drew Bianco leaving LSU, enters name in transfer portal 

As first reported by Brody Miller of The Athletic, Louisiana State University’s Drew Bianco has entered his name into the transfer portal.  The Oxford native ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 6:03 pm

Ole Miss Basketball

Gray Spencer discharged from rehab facility on his 22nd birthday

Gray Spencer turned 22 years old today, Wednesday, April 22, and he got the best birthday gift of his life. Spencer, following a serious car ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 12:02 pm

recruiting

Ole Miss lands second four-star prospect in 2021 recruiting class

Ole Miss picked up its second four-star recruit in the class of 2021 on Tuesday night, landing the commitment of wide receiver Bralon Brown out ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 8:54 am

NFL Draft

UPDATE: Ole Miss in the NFL Draft

The 2020 NFL Draft is going to look a little different for Ole Miss fans. The NFL cancelled plans to hold the draft in front ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 7:45 am

Oxford baseball

Oxford baseball sends off seniors with drive-by parade

More than 30 cars turned out on Monday evening at Oxford Middle School for a virtual honors ceremony to recognize seniors on the Oxford High ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Tuesday, April 21, 2020 4:44 pm

Ole Miss women's basketball

Coach Yo compares newest Rebels signee to a former Tennessee legend

Despite a recent season in which the team went winless in Southeastern Conference play, the Ole Miss women’s basketball team inked the conference’s number one ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Monday, April 20, 2020 3:19 pm

COVID-19

Mississippi testing for COVID-19 at a rate nearly double the national average

A new study conducted by researchers at Harvard University has found the number of tests needed to start safely reopening America; however, as a nation, ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Monday, April 20, 2020 11:00 am

High School soccer

2020 Girls Soccer All-Area Team: Two Oxford forwards named Co-Players of the Year

“Great moments are born from great opportunities.” It’s an old Herb Brooks quote from the 1980 US Olympic Hockey team’s Miracle on Ice. But when ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Friday, April 17, 2020 1:48 pm

Ole Miss women's basketball

Rebel women’s hoops continues recruiting wins with two big names in spring window

The Ole Miss women’s basketball team remains hot on the recruiting trail. With the spring signing window opening on Wednesday, Ole Miss signed a sharp-shooting ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:07 pm

Ole Miss Sports

Kermit Davis and Co. ink two transfers in spring signing window

Kermit Davis and Co. had already landed the commitment from one of the nation’s most sought-after graduate transfers earlier this month. On Wednesday, when the ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:07 pm

high school athletics

MHSAA officially cancels all remaining spring sports seasons

Following Tate Reeves’ decision to close all Mississippi public schools for the remainder of the year on Tuesday, the MHSAA has followed suit on Wednesday, ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 1:00 pm

Ole Miss football

Ole Miss football launching digital-only tickets

Beginning with this upcoming 2020 season, Ole Miss football will eliminate all paper tickets, moving to a digital-only ticketing platform. In a news release sent ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:18 pm

Lafayette Athletics

Former Lafayette infielder Luke Stanley named MDCC head baseball coach

A former Lafayette Commodore is now leading a junior college baseball program, less than eight years following his graduation. Luke Stanley, a 2012 graduate of ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 10:34 am

Ole Miss Baseball

This Week in Rebel History: a Governor’s Cup that sparked an SEC title run

Ole Miss should be in the meat of their 2020 baseball season. After a 16-1 start in a season shortened by the coronavirus outbreak, Ole ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:12 am

Ole Miss athletics

Ole Miss hosting virtual Rebels’ Choice Awards next week

Ole Miss can’t hold its standard in-person award Rebels’ Choice Awards show due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but they’re still going to find a way ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Tuesday, April 14, 2020 4:53 pm

NCAA Regulations

ANALYSIS: NCPA using COVID-19 to pressure NCAA into rule changes

The National College Players Association, a nonprofit player advocacy group, is using the coronavirus pandemic as a method of bringing to light a set of ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Tuesday, April 14, 2020 9:30 am

High School soccer

2020 All-Area Soccer Team: Unsung defender Edward Brown notches Player of the Year

Oxford soccer coach Charles Sabatier was excited about this past season. The senior class, who were freshmen when he took over as coach, was among ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Saturday, April 11, 2020 8:22 am

Ole Miss football

How would a very theoretical 10-round NFL Draft impact Ole Miss?

Due to the lack of games, and thus cashflow, from the 2020 season stemming from the Coronavirus pandemic, Major League Baseball is shortening its draft ... Read more

by Nathanael Gabler, Friday, April 10, 2020 2:22 pm

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