BEFORE OLE MISS: Four-time All-American in the long jump (2011 indoor and outdoor, 2012 indoor and outdoor) while at Coffeyville Community College under coach Craig Perry ... earned second place in the long jump at the 2012 NJCAA Indoor Championships (24-9) and fifth place at the 2012 NJCAA Outdoor Championships (25-0.75) ... fifth place at the 2011 NJCAA Indoor Championships (24-5) and seventh at the 2011 NJCAA Outdoor Championships (23-11.5) ... helped Coffeyville place third at the 2012 national outdoor meet, fourth at the 2012 national indoor meet and fifth at the 2011 national outdoor meet ... claimed an outdoor personal best of 25-1.75 at the 2011 Cowley Invite and an indoor personal best of 24-9 at the 2012 national meet ... personal-best 21.84 in the 200 meters at the 2011 Region VI Outdoor Championships ... competed in track at Opelika High School under coach Nathan Powell ... crowned the Alabama state long jump champion in 2009 (23-10) and 2010 (24-3) ... member of the Bulldogs' 2010 state champion 4x100 meter relay team ... high school personal best mark in the long jump of 24-4.
PERSONAL: Born February 23, 1992 ... son of Helen and James Ferrell ... chose Ole Miss over Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, Kansas State, Miami and Tennessee, among others.
The student were off for the first week of winter break, but Observations from the Best Seat in the House press on, as the football teams moves closer to the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the men's and women's basketball teams... read more
Senior quarterback Bo Wallace, like his head coach, stepped into a program that had won just two games in 2011 and had lost 14 straight games. Three years later, Wallace helped lead the ninth-ranked Rebels to their first nine-win regular... read more
Official welcome to Chad Kelly, the No. 1 JUCO QB in the country from national champion East Mississippi CC. #HottyToddy-- Ole Miss Football (@OleMissFB) December 17, 2014 Just Sent My LOI In To The University Of Mississippi!!! Feel's Good To... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewDec. 8-14, 2014Women's Basketball- The Ole Miss women's basketball team rebounded with a 88-48 win over South Alabama on Sunday. The win was the first after back-to-back losses for the Rebels for the first time... read more
Ole Miss Details Stadium Expansion Plans Ole Miss unveiled the master plan for Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, which includes two phases of renovation and expansion. Scheduled for completion by the start of the 2016 season, the expansion will bring the seating capacity... read more
With final exam week on the Ole Miss campus, there was not much game action, but there's still plenty to talk about, as Ole Miss finalized salary increases for head football coach Hugh Freeze and his staff, and the football... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewDec. 1-7, 2014Football- No. 9 Ole Miss accepted an invitation to play in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, where they will face No. 6 TCU on Dec. 31 in Atlanta's Georgia Dime.- Ole Miss is making... read more
While the Rebels have enjoyed a solid fall on the fields and courts and look forward to the upcoming Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and more basketball games, all student-athletes are busy this week proving they are champions in the classroom... read more
In the early part of the week, Athletics Director Ross Bjork and head football coach Hugh Freeze reached an agreement on a new contract. In the late part of the week, the Rebels learned their postseason bowl destination. Here are... read more
Ole Miss continued its strong bounce-back from a season-opening loss to Charleston Southern, improving to 5-1 on the season and knocking off two previously unbeaten opponents in No. 23 Creighton and Cincinnati to capture the inaugural Emerald Coast Classic. "We... read more
Athletics Director Ross Bjork and head football coach Hugh Freeze reached an agreement on a new contract, they both announced on Twitter early Tuesday morning. Terms will be released as they are finalized and are expected in the coming days.... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review Nov. 24-30, 2014Football- No. 18 Ole Miss won the annual "Egg Bowl" rivalry 31-17 over No. 4 Mississippi State in front of another sold-out crowd at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Saturday afternoon.- The Rebels finish the... read more