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 LSU head coach Les Miles on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's game in Baton Rouge.For the full SEC teleconference, go here.Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze (starts at 1:06:12... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewOct. 13-19, 2014Football- Ole Miss rode its dominant defense to a 34-3 homecoming win over Tennessee on Saturday to improve to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in Southeastern Conference play.- The Rebels are 7-0 for just... read more
It's Sunday, so that means it's time for this week's Observations from the Best Seat in the House. There was no shortage of observations surrounding the Homecoming festivities this weekend. Let's get into it:1. When "College GameDay" visits Baton Rouge,... read more
The winning formula revealed itself as it has throughout the season: a dominant defense and a mistake-free offense. The Ole Miss defense forced four turnovers, while the Ole Miss offense did not commit a single turnover in a workmanlike 34-3... read more
Three areas to watch as No. 3 Ole Miss faces Tennessee for Homecoming on Saturday.'Third Down for What'Tennessee is very dangerous, Ole Miss football head coach Hugh Freeze said, because its talented, particularly if it gets momentum and confidence during... read more
Highlights from today's media opportunity with SEC Nation host Joe Tessitore and analysts Tim Tebow and Marcus Spears discussing the show's visit to Oxford for the SEC matchup between No. 3 Ole Miss and Tennessee. Tessitore recalls calling the first college... read more
At the halfway point of the regular season, Ole Miss is 6-0 for the first time since 1962, when it went 10-0 and earned a share of the national title. It's No. 3 ranking in the national polls is its... read more
With a dominant defense that ranks among the nation's leaders in most statistical categories, head coach Hugh Freeze acknowledged he has changed his offensive philosophy and play-calling to limit negative plays and quick possessions. Ole Miss averaged the second-most offensive... read more
Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Tennessee head coach Butch Jones on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's game in Oxford. For the full SEC teleconference, go here. Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze (starts at... read more