Ole Miss vs. Georgia Tech Postgame Notes

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM
OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM

Dec. 30, 2013

Recap |  Stats |  Photo Gallery 

Ole Miss Postgame Notes Get Acrobat Reader

POSTGAME NOTES
MUSIC CITY BOWL VS. GEORGIA TECH - 12/30/13

SERIES INFORMATION
• This was the fourth meeting all-time between Ole Miss and Georgia Tech ... The series is now even at 2-2, with the Rebels winning each of the last two ... Ole Miss takes a 2-1 lead in bowl games against the Yellow Jackets.

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

GENERAL NOTES
• This was the Rebels’ 35th bowl appearance, which is tied for 19th all-time among Division I teams.
• This was the Rebels’ 23rd bowl victory, which ranks top 10 all-time among Division I teams.
• Ole Miss won its sixth straight bowl game, which currently leads all Division I teams ... National title game participants Auburn and Florida State each have won five straight ... The Rebels have now won 10 of their last 11 bowl games.
• This was Ole Miss’ second appearance in the Music City Bowl and first victory.
• Ole Miss finishes 2013 with an 8-5 record , its best since going 9-4 in 2009.
• Today’s attendance at LP Field was 52,125.
• The Rebels now own an all-time record of 636-497-35 (.560 winning percentage).

OFFENSIVE NOTES
• With 28 first downs, Ole Miss set a school single-season record with 317 first downs in 2013.
• Junior QB Bo Wallace eclipsed Eli Manning’s 2003 school record of 3,572 total offense yards in a season and finishes 2013 with 3,701.
• Wallace also bested Manning’s 2002 school record of 279 pass completions in a season with his 283rd Monday.
• Wallace completed 22 of 32 passes for 256 yards and his 40th career touchdown pass, while rushing for a career-high 86 yards on 13 carries with two more TDs.
• Junior WR Donte Moncrief caught six passes for 113 yards, his ninth career 100-yard outing, which ranks second in school history and his fifth this year, which ties the school single-season record.
• Moncrief caught his sixth touchdown of the season and 20th of his career.
• Moncrief now ranks third in school history with 2,371 career receiving yards and third with 20 career touchdown catches.

DEFENSIVE NOTES
• The Rebel D held the Yellow Jackets to 151 rushing yards, 160.7 yards lower than their season average of 311.7.
• The Ole Miss D scored a safety for the first time since the 2009 Cotton Bowl vs. Texas Tech.
• The defense registered 10 tackles for loss on the day.
• Junior LB Serderius Bryant and sophomore defensive tackle Issac Gross each recorded eight tackles.
• Sophomore DB Mike Hilton forced a fumble, his first force of the year and third of his career.
• Sophomore DB Trae Elston recovered Hilton’s forced fumble, his second recovery of the season and third of his career.
• Junior DB Senquez Golson had an interception, his second of the season and sixth of his career.

SPECIAL TEAMS NOTES
• Senior P Tyler Campbell punted five times for an average of 42.4 yards, including a booming 68-yarder that landed inside the 5-yard line.
• Senior WR Jordan Holder returned three punts for a career-high 14 yards.

Ole Miss Gear
    Facebook
    Twitter
    • Loading Tweets...
      1 second ago
    Blog
    • Five Rebels Tabbed Preseason All-SEC in The Birmingham News

      Tuesday, June 30, 2015 -

      Five Ole Miss Rebels were chosen as preseason All-SEC selections by some of the people who work closest with the student-athletes, the football media relations directors. The 14 football media relations directors of the Southeastern Conference institutions voted in the... read more

    • Lindy's Sports Gives Seven Rebels Preseason Recognition

      Wednesday, June 24, 2015 -

      The preseason accolades just don't stop for the Ole Miss football team. Everywhere you look, Rebels can be found on preseason All-America teams. Lindy's Sports recognized seven Rebels for preseason honors, including four All-Americans. Four Ole Miss Football Rebels were... read more

    • Five Rebels Named Preseason All-America by Athlon Sports

      Tuesday, June 23, 2015 -

      With the season just 74 days away, members of the 2015 Ole Miss football team continue to earn recognition on Preseason All-America lists. Athlon Sports, the latest media outlet to release its 2015 college football preseason All-America team, gave five... read more

    • Sporting News Tabs Four Rebels to Preseason All-America Teams

      Monday, June 15, 2015 - Football

      Preseason All-America football teams continue to roll in, and Ole Miss has been well represented each time.Today, the Sporting News unveiled its preseason All-America first and second teams, which includes a total of four Rebels.OT Laremy Tunsil and DT Robert... read more

    • Athlon Sports Names Nine Rebels Preseason All-SEC

      Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - Football

      Individual preseason accolades continue to pile up for the Ole Miss football team as college football magazines look toward the 2015 season. Athlon Sports is the latest magazine to release its preseason all-conference teams, June 10; the magazine named nine... read more

    • Eleven Rebels Garner Phil Steele Preseason Honors

      Monday, June 1, 2015 - Football

      The start of summer heat and vacations is also the start of another tradition - preseason college football magazines.One of the first to produce a magazine every year is Phil Steele, whose 2015 version includes about as many Ole Miss... read more

    • Football Signees Report for Summer Classes

      Friday, May 29, 2015 - Football

      Although they will not begin competing for the Rebels until the fall, several members of the 2015 signing class have arrived at Ole Miss to begin their college journey this summer. The first of two summer sessions offered at the... read more

    • Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review (April 28-May 4, 2015)

      Monday, May 4, 2015 - Athletics

      Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewApril 28-May 4, 2015Baseball - The Rebels started the week defeating the Bulldogs, 11-1 in the annual Governor's Cup. The 10-run win for the Rebels marked the largest margin of victory in the 36-year history... read more

    • VIDEO: Rebel Road Trip 2015

      Monday, May 4, 2015 - Athletics

      Rebel Road Trip 2015 from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • More on Steelers' Selection of Golson

      Friday, May 1, 2015 - Football

      Welcome to Pittsburgh...and welcome to #SteelersNation, @Quez_G! #SteelersDraft pic.twitter.com/oY8wZc10Kk-- Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) May 2, 2015 Congrats Senquez Golson! Drafted 56th overall in the 2015 #NFLDRAFT by the Pittsburgh Steelers. #HottyToddy #FinsUp pic.twitter.com/EPGayDNOu7-- Ole Miss Football (@OleMissFB) May 2, 2015 Ole... read more

    • Six Rebels Among Inaugural Scott County HOF Class

      Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - Athletics

      Six men with ties to Ole Miss were part of the inaugural class of 25 athletes and coaches inducted into the Scott County Hall of Fame this past Saturday at Roosevelt State Park in Morton. It is believed that this... read more

    • Freeze, Tuohy Conclude Play at Charity Golf Tournament

      Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - Football

      In a tie for 7th place at 7-under, @OleMissFB takes home $30,000 in charity and scholarship. #CFAPBGolf pic.twitter.com/qd0JzilyYR-- #CFAPBGolf (@CFAPeachBowl) April 28, 2015 The Ole Miss team of head football coach Hugh Freeze and Sean Tuohy turned in a strong... read more

    • Tennis Teams React to NCAA Tournament Selections

      Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - Men's Tennis

      The Ole Miss men's and women's tennis team learned their postseason destinations, as the men's and women's NCAA Tournament fields were announced Tuesday. The men, ranked No. 13 in the nation, are the No. 14 overall seed and will be... read more

    • Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review (April 21-27, 2015)

      Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - Athletics

      Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewApril 21-27, 2015Baseball - During the five-game homestand, Ole Miss went 3-2 with a midweek win over Central Arkansas as well as claiming a weekend series over Alabama.  - The Rebels recorded 68 hits throughout... read more

    • Freeze Wins Long Drive Competition

      Monday, April 27, 2015 - Football

      With a distance of 287-yards, the 2015 #CFAPBGolf Coaches Division Long Drive Champion is @CoachHughFreeze! pic.twitter.com/ProCdgbbg9-- #CFAPBGolf (@CFAPeachBowl) April 27, 2015 Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze took home the long drive title at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge... read more