2012: Made 26 appearances, including eight starts on the season ... Hit .176 with an RBI and five runs scored ... Drew five walks and a hit by pitch for a .300 on base percentage ... Made his first appearance at shortstop against Arkansas State (2/21) as a defensive substitute ... Made his first start against Miami (Ohio) (3/4) and went 1-for-3 with an RBI as he recorded his first collegiate hit ... Started the SEC Tournament game against LSU due to injury to senior Blake Newalu, beginning a string of five consecutive starts to end the season ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Started all four games of the College Station Regional hosted by Texas A&M ... Went 1-for-2 with a walk in the first championship game against TCU (6/3) ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years under head coach Brad Dyer at the University School of Jackson ... Named an All-State, All-Region and All-District selection in 2011 ... Also selected MVP of the West Tennessee All-Star Game ... Hit .400 with 10 home runs and 54 RBI as a senior ... Also added 28 doubles, a triple and 56 runs scored ... Three-time All-State selection in football ... Twice named Mr. Football for Tennessee ...
MISCELLANOUS: Son of Michael and Regina Overbey ... Born November 13, 1992 ... Younger brother of sophomore Preston Overbey, who also plays for the Rebels ... Father, Michael, played football and baseball at Lambuth University ... Drafted in the 10th round by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 2011 MLB Draft ... Played summer ball with Dulin's Dodgers.
Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Alabama head coach Nick Saban on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's much-anticipated matchup. For the full SEC teleconference, go here. Alabama head coach Nick Saban (starts at 36:16 mark)... read more
Ole Miss has been held under 100 yards rushing in each of its last meetings with Alabama, a 33-14 loss in 2012 and a 25-0 loss in 2013. Running the ball effectively and finding a balance is one area, the... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewSept. 22-28, 2014Football- No. 10 Ole Miss used a dominant defensive effort to put away Memphis 24-3 on Saturday, setting up one of the biggest games in recent history this coming Saturday against the Alabama... read more
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@CoachHughFreeze reveals the helmets to the @olemissfb team at team meeting. pic.twitter.com/8jpVCvny4p— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September 29, 2014 2.
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@OleMissFB practice hidden indoors so that team practice in helmets for safety reasons. pic.twitter.com/vA0Oo6Ps7S— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September... read more
It's Sunday, so that means it's time for this week's Observations from the Best Seat in the House. I'll handle the bulk of the notes this week, but we also have some insight from Austin Miller here as well. Let's... read more
Seeking its first win over a top-10 team since 2009, Ole Miss took a 1-0 lead but fell short to No. 10 Texas A&M, 2-1, Sunday afternoon. "I'm really happy with the team's performance," head coach Matt Mott said. "I'm... read more
Wearing the lighter blue helmets for the first time since 1994 to honor the late Chucky Mullins, the Ole Miss defense also honored his memory with perhaps the most dominant defensive performance of the Hugh Freeze Era. "Chucky would have... read more
Three areas to watch as No. 10 Ole Miss faces Memphis Saturday. Battle of the Quarterbacks Ole Miss and Memphis have both gotten steady quarterback play, as both teams rank inside the top-15 nationally in scoring offense. Senior quarterback Bo... read more
Playing in their fourth overtime game of the season, the Ole Miss soccer team played Arkansas to a 1-1 double-overtime draw on Thursday night. The teams combined for 30 shots, including 13 on goal, but the game was characterized more... read more
Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze's time on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of the Rebels' matchup with Memphis on Saturday (6:30 p.m. CT, Fox Sports Net). Freeze's time on the call begins at the 1:21:20 mark. For... read more
Memphis is 2-1 heading into Saturday's matchup with wins over Austin Peay (63-0) and Middle Tennessee (36-17) and a 42-35 loss at No. 11 UCLA. The Tigers scored two early fourth-quarter touchdowns to tie the Bruins at 35-35 with 13:44... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewSept. 15-21, 2014Volleyball- Ole Miss went 4-0 to capture the Rebel Classic and improve to 14-0 on the season.- Through four weeks of the season, the Rebels have equaled last year's win total (14-17).- Sophomore... read more