Brian Mackay enters his fourth season as the coordinator of video services for the Rebel basketball team.
Mackay's primary responsibilities include film exchange, video editing, working alongside the coaching staff with opponent scout films and the production of highlight films. He will also serve as the liaison between the women's basketball team and Ole Miss alumni, the strength & conditioning department and the academic department. On top of those duties, he will help keep the team's Facebook, Blog, and YouTube pages up-to-date and full of information.
A 2008 graduate of Ole Miss with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, with an emphasis in Public Relations, Mackay is no stranger to the Rebel basketball program as he served as a student manager from 2004-07. In his final season as a student manager, Mackay was on the sidelines for the Rebels' improbable run to the 2007 Elite Eight.
A native of Pass Christian, Miss., Mackay is the son of David and Connie Mackay. David played high school basketball under legendary Ole Miss head coach Van Chancellor at Harrison Central High School, while Connie played for Chancellor at Ole Miss in 1979 alongside current Ole Miss head coach Renee Ladner, former associate head coach Peggie Gillom-Granderson and former Rebel head coach Carol Ross.
Mackay's sister Laura is completing a Bachelor's degree in ElementaryEducation at University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Park and his brother, Craig, is also at the University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Park, finishing up a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology.
We begin this week with the last moment in 1996. Moment No. 21 was a team accomplishment led by Ole Miss head coach Billy Chadwick. Chadwick took over the Ole Miss men's tennis program in 1983. And from that time,... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewMarch 3-10, 2014Baseball- Ole Miss improved to 14-2 on the season with a series sweep of UALR this past weekend that included the team's fifth walk-off win of the season.- The Rebels moved up to... read more
Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy's time on the SEC teleconference Monday as well as selected questions and answers from Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray, Vanderbilt head coach Kevin Stallings and Georgia head coach Mark Fox.Ole Miss... read more
Long-time Ole Miss athletic trainer Leroy Mullins will be inducted into the Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame later this month. He will be recognized at the organization's annual clinical symposium March 14-16 at the Crown Plaza Ravinia Hotel... read more
THE SEASON: Ole Miss Basketball (2014) - Episode 7 from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.In case you missed it, here are each of the first six episodes of The Season: Ole Miss Basketball:Episode 1 (Season overview, Auburn, Mississippi State games)Episode... read more
In less than a full indoor season with the Ole Miss track & field team, Australian distance runner Daniel Bulmer has had a significant impact on the school record books and set the stage for a lot more to come... read more
What a Win tonight... Very Proud of our team #ProudCoach #Passion #Process #1MISSion-- Matt Insell (@minsell) March 6, 2014 What a great win for our program tonight! This team has come so far! Watch us take on Auburn tomorrow night... read more
Proceeding from 1995 to 1996, we will highlight moment No. 23 in head coach Billy Chadwick's career. This particular moment will accentuate a tremendous individual accomplishment. In 1996, Sweden's Johan Hede became the first Rebel in Ole Miss tennis history... read more
The Ole Miss women's basketball team looks to carry the momentum from a 73-71 overtime win over Auburn on Senior Day this past Sunday into this week's Southeastern Conference Tournament at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Ga. The Rebels are... read more
Ole Miss and Arkansas are both looking to improve their Southeastern Conference standing and possibly play their way into a top-four seed and a double bye to the quarterfinals of the conference tournament next week in Atlanta. The Rebels are... read more