Ole Miss vs. Auburn Postgame Notes

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Oct. 5, 2013

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SERIES INFORMATION
• Tonight’s meeting was the 38th all-time between Ole Miss and Auburn ... Auburn now leads the series 28-10 overall and 14-2 in Auburn.

CAPTAINS
(All Seniors): Tyler Campbell (P), Mike Marry (LB), Emmanuel McCray (OL) and Andrew Ritter (K)

GENERAL NOTES
• Tonight’s attendance at Jordan-Hare Stadium was 86,504.
• Ole Miss has started the season 3-2 for the second straight year.
• This was the Rebels’ fourth road game in the first five games of the year ... They won the first two (Vanderbilt, Texas) before dropping the last two (Alabama, Auburn).
• The Rebels now own an all-time record of 631-494-35 (.559 winning percentage).
• Junior Lavon Hooks played both ways, seeing action on the defensive line and his first action of the season at tight end.

OFFENSIVE NOTES
• Junior WR Donte Moncrief posted season highs with six catches for 122 yards ... It was Moncrief’s fifth career 100-yard receiving game, which ranks him fourth in school history.
• Moncrief made his 17th and 18th career touchdown receptions, which moves him into sole possession of third place all-time at Ole Miss behind Chris Collins (24) and Moncrief’s cousin, Shay Hodge (22).
• Junior QB Bo Wallace posted a season high with 336 passing yards ... That gives Wallace his fourth career 300-yard passing game, which is second-most in school history behind Eli Manning (10).
• Wallace threw his first two interceptions of the season after going 16 quarters without one.
• Senior WR Ja-Mes Logan posted season highs with five catches for 92 yards.
• Junior WR Vince Sanders made his first receptions of the year, finishing with two catches for 22 yards.

DEFENSIVE NOTES
• Ole Miss forced two Auburn tunovers and now has seven forced fumbles on the year.
• Sophomore LB Denzel Nkemdiche posted a season-high nine tackles to lead all players ... He also had his second career fumble recovery, which he returned 24 yards.
• Junior LB Serderius Bryant kept up his strong season with eight tackles, including a TFL.
• Sophomore DB Mike Hilton posted a career-high eight tackles.
• Senior LB Mike Marry forced a fumble for the third time in his career, and junior S Cody Prewitt did it for the fourth time in his career and the second time this year.

SPECIAL TEAMS NOTES
• Senior K Andrew Ritter was 3-for-3 on field goals of 42, 44 and 22 yards ... It was his first career multiple-FG game.
• Senior P Tyler Campbell punted five times for a 44.2-yard average, including a long of 66.

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