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.
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewApril 14-20, 2015Men's Tennis- Ole Miss downed No. 22 Vanderbilt 4-1 to advance to the SEC Tournament semifinals for the 16th time in program history.- The Rebels rallied to take the doubles point and then got... read more
With a split of road matches at South Carolina and No. 8 Georgia, the Ole Miss men's tennis team moved up one spot to No. 13 in the nation entering the Southeastern Conference Men's Tennis Championship this week in College... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review April 7-13, 2015 Baseball - Ole Miss finished the week with a 2-2 mark to remain a .500 overall record for the season (18-18) as well as 7-8 in SEC play. After dropping a... read more
The baseball team claimed claimed their second series of the second over the nation's top-ranked team in dramatic fashion. The football team wrapped up spring practice. And the men's and women's tennis teams closed out their respective regular seasons and... read more
At one point, co-offensive coordinator Dan Werner said, all three quarterbacks had completed around 66 percent of their passes, a testament to how close the competition has been this spring. Going into the Grove Bowl, Freeze said one had a... read more
Former Ole Miss head coach Billy Brewer almost did not sign Chucky Mullins, whose memory has been honored with the Chucky Mullins Courage Award. Nate Wayne, a four-year letterman for the Rebels and the 1997 recipient of the award, who... read more
#RebelNation here are the Red and Blue rosters for tomorrow's Regions Bank Grove Bowl. See you there! pic.twitter.com/FZptUEkW4P-- Ole Miss Football (@OleMissFB) April 10, 2015 Three areas to watch as Ole Miss splits into two teams for the annual Regions... read more
Junior cornerback Tee Shepard's story has been well-documented. Shepard is hearing impaired, but since he has arrived at Ole Miss, he has been the beneficiary of new hearing technology that has allowed him to hear sounds, such as a coach's... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewMarch 31-April 6, 2015Baseball - Ole Miss finished the week with a 2-2 mark to remain a .500 overall record for the season (16-16). - The Rebels claimed a midweek victory over Memphis before dropping... read more
Six former Rebels begin the 2015 Major League Baseball on opening day rosters. Chris Coghlan, Zack Cozart and Seth Smith all started or are slated to start on opening day for their respective teams. Lance Lynn and Drew Pomeranz will begin the season... read more
The reigning SEC Player of the Year, Nik Scholtz decided to return for his senior season, wanting to give Ole Miss and Oxford one more season.Playing in perhaps his last home match at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center Saturday, Scholtz gave... read more