Channing Ward
Channing Ward

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Aberdeen, Miss.

High School:
Aberdeen

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 274

Position:
DE

Experience:
2L


09/01/2014

Ole Miss Press Conference: 09.01

Rebels Open SEC Play against Vanderbilt at LP Field

05/13/2014

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Prepare For 2014 Season

11/09/2013

Ole Miss vs. Arkansas Postgame Notes

05/08/2013

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Gear Up For 2013 Fall Season

03/25/2013

Spring Practice Report 03.25

Defense Wins The Day

Moved from defense to tight end in the spring.

2013: Played in every game at defensive end and on special teams ... Tied for seventh in SEC with two forced fumbles ... Tallied 24 tackles (13 solo), 2.0 TFLs, 1.0 sack and a team-high seven QB hurries on the year ... Earned second letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): Made a solo tackle in which he forced the Commodore kick returner to fumble ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Made two tackles, including his first career sack, and recorded a QB hurry ... at Texas (9/14/13): Posted a QB hurry ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13) ... Posted three stops (two solo), including 0.5 TFL, and forced a fumble ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Registered four tackles (three solo) ... vs. #6 LSU (10/19/13): Made two tackles (one solo) ... vs. Idaho (10/26/13): Posted four stops (two solo) and recorded a career-best four QB hurries ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Logged a career-high six tackles with 0.5 TFL and a QB hurry ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Made one tackle ... Music City Bowl vs. Georgia Tech (12/30/13): Made one solo stop.

2012: Played in every game at DE and on special teams ... Recorded 21 tackles with 1.5 TFLs ... Helped Ole Miss lead all SEC teams and rank fourth in the nation in TFLs (7.9/game) and rank second in the SEC and 11th nationally in sacks (2.9/game) ... Earned first letter ... vs. Central Arkansas (9/1): Made his college debut and posted one solo stop ... vs. UTEP (9/8): Assisted on a TFL ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Made three tackles (one solo), including half a tackle for loss ... at #1 Alabama (9/29): Made two stops (one solo) ... vs. Auburn (10/13): Posted two stops (one solo) ... at Arkansas (10/27): Assisted on a tackle ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Recorded three tackles (one solo) ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Posted four tackles (one solo) including 0.5 TFL for one yard ... BBVA Compass Bowl vs. Pitt (1/5): Season-high four tackles (three solo) ... Member of the 2012 signing class.

HIGH SCHOOL: An Under Armour All-America selection ... Listed No. 2 on The Clarion-Ledger's Top 10 Most Wanted list ... Earned first team All-State honors from The Clarion-Ledger his junior and senior seasons ... Also named to the publication's Dandy Dozen list and ranked the No. 2 player on the paper's Top Ten Most Wanted List ... Rated the No. 48 player and No. 5 DE in the nation and No. 2 in Mississippi by ESPN.com ... A SuperPrep All-America selection and rated the No. 1 player in the state ... Earned first team Class 3A All-State honors from the Mississippi Association of Coaches as a junior and senior and was named Defensive Player of the Year as a junior ... Listed No. 20 on the Mobile Press-Register Super Southeast 120 ... Member of the Rivals100 and rated the No. 51 player in the nation by Rivals.com ... Rated the No. 1 player in Mississippi and the No. 4 DE in the nation by Rivals.com ... Listed as the No. 48 player in the nation by PrepStar and No. 1 in Mississippi ... Rated the No. 6 DE in the nation by PrepStar ... Rated a 5-star player and the No. 8 DE in the nation by Scout.com ... Played in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game as a senior ... Recorded 116 tackles and 16 QB sacks his senior year ... Posted 119 tackles and 13 sacks as a junior ... Posted 2.0 sacks and 3.5 TFLs in the Under Armour All-America Game ... Led team to 3A state runner-up finishes his sophomore and junior seasons ... Coached in high school by Chris Duncan.

PERSONAL: Son of Cora Ward and Bob Evans ... Full name is Channing Jevante Ward ... Born: Sept. 17, 1992 ... Criminal justice major.

Loading...
Ole Miss Gear
    Facebook
    Twitter
    • Loading Tweets...
      1 second ago
    Blog
    • Striking The Right Balance Offensively

      Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Football

      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

    • 3 Things About Gameday - Ole Miss vs. Alabama

      Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Football

      read more

    • Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review (Sept. 22-28)

      Monday, September 29, 2014 - Athletics

      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

    • PHOTOS: Week-Long Timeline of Powder Blues

      Monday, September 29, 2014 - Football

      1. Tuesday 9/23 at 4PM @CoachHughFreeze reveals the helmets to the @olemissfb team at team meeting. pic.twitter.com/8jpVCvny4p— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September 29, 2014 2. Wed 9/24 at 4PM @OleMissFB practice hidden indoors so that team practice in helmets for safety reasons. pic.twitter.com/vA0Oo6Ps7S— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September... read more

    • Observations from the Best Seat in the House

      Sunday, September 28, 2014 - Athletics

      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

    • Upset Bid Falls Short Against No. 10 A&M

      Sunday, September 28, 2014 - Soccer

      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

    • Defense Honors Mullins with Dominant Effort

      Saturday, September 27, 2014 - Football

      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

    • VIDEO: Ole Miss-Memphis Motivational

      Saturday, September 27, 2014 - Football

      Ole Miss vs Memphis: Official Team Motivational from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • Three and Out: Keys to Ole Miss-Memphis

      Saturday, September 27, 2014 - Football

      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

    • Rebels Rebound with Hard-Fought Draw

      Thursday, September 25, 2014 - Soccer

      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

    • 3 Things About Gameday - Ole Miss vs. Memphis

      Thursday, September 25, 2014 - Football

      read more

    • Freeze Stresses Focus, Attention Ahead of Memphis

      Thursday, September 25, 2014 - Football

      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 Not Fazed by Big Stage

      Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - Football

      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 Review (Sept. 15-21)

      Monday, September 22, 2014 - Athletics

      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

    • Observations from the Best Seat in the House - Sept. 21

      Sunday, September 21, 2014 - Athletics

      This is the fourth installment of Observations from the Best Seat in the House. The idea of this weekly feature will be to bring you all some of our observations from the previous week in Ole Miss Sports. This week... read more