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Oxford and Lafayette kick off the 2020 season on the road

The Mississippi High School Activities Association’s football season official begins this week after an offseason filled with postponements and delays due to COVID-19. Losing the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford sweeps Lafayette in first crosstown meeting of the season

The first crosstown rivalry game of the 2020-21 season took place on Monday with Oxford and Lafayette meeting on the volleyball court. In their first ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Governor Reeves expands attendance for K-12 events to 25 percent

The Mississippi High School Activities Association begins its football season on Friday and due to Governor Tate Reeves’ latest Executive Order a few more people ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

This week in prep sports (Aug. 31 – Sept. 5)

LAFAYETTE Monday (Aug. 31): Volleyball vs. Oxford, 6 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 1): Volleyball at Hickory Flat, 6 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 3): Cross-Country at South Pontotoc ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss football players sit out Friday’s practice to protest racial injustice

The Ole Miss football team opted to not take to the practice field on Friday morning, but instead took to the street in another sign ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford defeats Hernando in 2-6A opener

With a truncated season, how a team responds to a loss with a quicker-than-normal turnaround some weeks could be the deciding factor in how successful ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

SEC sets new start dates, formats for fall sports

The Ole Miss women’s volleyball and soccer teams along with cross-country now have an idea of what their 2020 seasons will look like. Due to ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Jerrion Ealy close to “100 percent” after lengthy layoff

It has been a long time since Jerrion Ealy had this much downtime between seasons. The sophomore running back is happy to be back on ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Marshall Henderson returning to Ole Miss to join Kermit Davis’ staff

Marshall Mania is coming back to Oxford. On Tuesday, the Ole Miss men’s basketball program announced Marshall Henderson is joining Kermit Davis’ staff and will ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Weekly Poll Question: Football Attendance This Season

Let us know what you think. Poll ends Sept. 1st. Answers are published in Wednesday’s Oxford Eagle. Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Ole Miss Notebook: Ben Brown taking snaps at center; Corral impresses in scrimmage

One week is in the books in Ole Miss’ 2020 fall camp and it was a notable one with Lane Kiffin getting to see his ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette sweeps South Panola in season opener

Water bottles with names on them, wiping down balls that go out of play and facial coverings worn during play. The Mississippi High School Activities ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss announces football attendance plan for 2020 season

Last week Governor Tate Reeves announced an attendance limit of no more than 25 percent capacity for all Mississippi college stadiums and on Monday, Ole ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

This week in prep sports (Aug. 24-29)

LAFAYETTE Monday (Aug 24): Volleyball vs. South Panola, 6 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 25): Volleyball vs. Hickory Flat, 6 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 27): Volleyball vs. Horn ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

MoMo Sanogo among Ole Miss athletes to participate in SEC’s Council on Racial Equity

MoMo Sanogo has been a vocal voice for change this summer and is getting the opportunity to have his voice heard throughout the Southeastern Conference. ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Governor Reeves bans tailgating in 2020, sets stadium capacity to 25 percent

Saturdays in The Grove will be very quiet this fall. Governor Tate Reeves announced on Thursday that all tailgating and rallies outside college footballs stadiums ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Ulysses “Coach” Howell Activity Center allowed to reopen with restrictions

The Oxford Park Commission is reopening their activity centers, but with restrictions who what is allowed and how many are allowed to access the facilities ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss athletics reports 14 new positive COVID-19 cases, constituting an outbreak

The Ole Miss athletics department reported its largest number of positive COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. In an email sent out to the campus community, the ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

COVID-19 challenges loom as Ole Miss opens fall camp

The Southeastern Conference officially kicked off its 2020 college football preseason on Monday as all 14 teams opened up fall camp, with one giant elephant ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss football’s 2020 schedule released; Egg Bowl moved off Thanksgiving

Ole Miss already knew their 10 opponents for the amended 2020 season, but on Monday they learned when they will be playing them. The Southeastern ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss center Eli Johnson opts out of 2020 season

Hours before fall camp began, Lane Kiffin lost one of his starting offensive lineman for the 2020 season.  Senior Eli Johnson announced on Sunday he ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Governor Reeves caps attendance for high school sporting events

Stands will be a little less full for the next couple weeks due to the latest executive order signed by Governor Tate Reeves on Friday. ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

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