Women's Hoops Hosts Northwestern State Friday At 11 A.M.

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM
Kenyotta Jenkins (photo by Joshua McCoy)

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM
Kenyotta Jenkins (photo by Joshua McCoy)
OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM

Nov. 14, 2012

Game Notes Get Acrobat Reader

OLE MISS REBELS (1-0, 0-0 SEC)
Acting head coach: Brett Frank (SOSU, 1995)
Career record: 1-0 (1 yr.) Record at Ole Miss: Same

NORTHWESTERN STATE LADY DEMONS (2-0, 0-0 SLC)
Co-head coaches: Brooke Stoehr (LA Tech, 2002) & Scott Stoehr (Nebraska Wesleyan, 1997)
Career record: 2-0 (1 yr.) Record at Northwestern State: Same

Date/Time: Fri., Nov. 16 / 11 a.m. CT
Site: Oxford, Miss. | Tad Smith Coliseum (8,867)
Radio: Q93.7
Talent: Graham Doty (play-by-play)
Streaming Video: RebelVision
Live Stats: OleMissSports.com
Twitter Updates: @OleMissWBB

Series:
Overall: UM, 3-1
Oxford: UM, 3-0
Natchitoches: N/A
Neutral: NWSU, 1-0
Last meeting: 12/27/08 - UM, 92-64
Frank vs. Northwestern State: 0-0

NOTES:
• Ole Miss will continue its five-game homestand to open the season when the team hosts Northwestern State on Friday at 11 a.m. for the annual Kid’s Day game.
• The Rebels are 3-1 all-time against Northwestern State and have won the last two meetings in 2008 and 1994.
• Junior guard Diara Moore scored a career-best 25 points in Ole Miss’ season opener against SELA. Her 25 points were the second-most points scored by a player in the SEC during the opening weekend.
• Acting head coach Brett Frank earned his first win as a head coach with the Rebels’ 95-85 win over SELA on Nov. 9.
• The 95 points Ole Miss scored against the Lions marks the most points by a Rebel team since the 2009-10 season when the team scored at least 95 points four times.
• Junior point guard Valencia McFarland has recorded 780 career points and is looking to become the 25th player in school history to score at least 1,000 career points.

UP NEXT:
Ole Miss will host Lamar on Monday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.

SCOUTING NORTHWESTERN STATE
Ole Miss leads the all-time series with Northwestern State, 3-1. The Rebels enter Friday’s game on a two-game winning streak against the Lady Demons having won in 2008 and 1994. In the last meeting between the two schools on Dec. 27, 2008, the Rebels posted a 92-64 victory in Oxford.

Northwestern State is 2-0 this season and is coming off a 55-50 win over Alcorn State on Monday. The Lady Demons are led by Janelle Perez who leads the team in scoring, averaging 15.0 ppg. Jasmine Upchurch leads the team in rebounding, averaging 7.0 rpg.

ABOUT OLE MISS
Coming off a 95-85 season-opening win over SELA on Nov. 9, Ole Miss will host Northwestern State on Friday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. in the annual Kid’s Day Game. The Rebels are led by newcomer Diara Moore, who scored 25 points against SELA, and junior Kenyotta Jenkins who scored a career-high 13 points and added 10 rebounds to record her second career double-double. Brett Frank is in his first year as acting head coach for the Rebels. He has a career

FOLLOW THE REBELS
Ole Miss’ regular-season games can be heard on WTNM Supertalk Mississippi (105.5 FM) or Q93.7 FM with the pregame show starting 15 minutes before tipoff. Graham Doty, in his second season calling Ole Miss women’s basketball games, will be on the call.

Game updates via Twitter will be available all season at @OleMissWBB. All home games that are noton TV will be streamed online through the subscription-based RebelVision.

A WIN FRIDAY WOULD ...
• Give Ole Miss back-to-back wins for the first time since Jan. 12 & 15, 2012.
• Give acting head coach Brett Frank a 2-0 start to his career at Ole Miss. He would join Van Chancellor as the only other Rebel head coach to start their career at Ole Miss 2-0. Chancellor started his first year 7-0.

A LOSS FRIDAY WOULD ...
• Give the Rebels their second consecutive 1-1 start to begin a season.

OLE MISS IN THE SEC STATS (AS OF 11/13/12)
As a team, Ole Miss is second in the SEC in scoring offense (95.0 ppg), fourth in field goal percentage (.451), fourth in three-point field goal percentage (.350), tied for fifth in offensive rebounds (21) and tied for fifth in three-point field goals made (7). Individually, Diara Moore is first in scoring (25.0 ppg), Courtney Marbra is tied for first in field goal percentage (.833), Kenyotta Jenkins is tied for fifth in rebounding (10.0 ppg) and Valencia McFarland is tied for sixth in assists (5).

PROMOTIONAL CORNER
• Friday’s game is at 11 a.m. as part of the 10th annual Kid’s Day game where all local students (eighth grade and under), teachers and bus drivers receive free admission to the game. Kings of the Court will perform at the half.

MOORE SCORES 25 IN SEASON-OPENING WIN
Newcomer, junior transfer Diara Moore, recorded a career-best 25 points for Ole Miss in the team’s season-opening win over SELA on Nov. 9. She ended the game 7-13 from the floor and 9-13 from the free throw line. Moore’s 25 points are the most from an Ole Miss player since Jan. 15, 2012 when Valencia McFarland scored 25 at Alabama.

FIVE PLAYERS SCORE IN DOUBLE FIGURES IN SEASON OPENER
Ole Miss had five players score in double figures against SELA, marking the first time since Jan. 24, 2010 that the Rebels had five players score in double figures. Diara Moore scored 25 points followed by Kenyotta Jenkins (13), Courtney Marbra (12), Amber Singletary (11) and Gracie Frizzell (10).

Ole Miss Gear
    Facebook
    Twitter
    Blog
    • Rebel Road Trip 2014: Look Back Video

      Friday, April 18, 2014 - Athletics

      BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip 2014: Look Back Video from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • Ellis Duels Nola To A Draw In Series Opener

      Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Baseball

      For eight innings, Chris Ellis dueled Aaron Nola, the Southeastern Conference's leader in strikeouts (84) and earned run average (0.70) to a draw, as he left with the game with the score tied at 2-2. It was the eighth time... read more

    • I'm Back

      Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Women's Golf

      Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;} Ole Miss women's golf sports information... read more

    • Two More Second-Round Projections For Moncrief

      Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Football

      Two new mock drafts released this week has former wide receiver Ole Miss wide receiver Donte Moncrief being selected in the late second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, set for May 8-10. NFL media analyst Bucky Brooks projects Moncrief... read more

    • VIDEO: Four Months To SEC Network Launch

      Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Athletics

      read more

    • Chadwick's Top Moments: No. 12

      Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - Men's Tennis

      With Billy Chadwick's last  regular season in the books, the Rebels seem to be peeking and hoping to make a final postseason run for the legendary head coach.  Corresponding with such, we are also getting down to our final stretch... read more

    • Chadwick: 'We Control Our Destiny'

      Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - Men's Tennis

      One spot in the ITA national rankings can make all the difference.  Last season, San Diego, ranked No. 44 in the country, earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament, while crosstown rival, San Diego State, ranked No. 45, was... read more

    • Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review (April 7-13)

      Monday, April 14, 2014 - Baseball

      Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewApril 7-13, 2014Baseball- Ole Miss improved to 29-9 on the season and 9-6 in Southeastern Conference play after a pair of nonconference wins over Memphis and Murray State in the midweek and a series win... read more

    • Offense Sets Season Highs To Clinch Series

      Sunday, April 13, 2014 - Baseball

      Coming off a disappointing 6-5 loss in 10 innings Saturday, Ole Miss bounced back with a dominant 12-2 win Sunday to take the weekend series against Mississippi State in Starkville. At the plate, the Rebels set season high for runs... read more

    • Pitching, Defense Key Rebels To Win

      Friday, April 11, 2014 - Baseball

      Ole Miss struck early with five runs over the first four innings, which Chris Ellis and Wyatt Short made hold up in a 6-1 win over Mississippi State Friday night at Dudy Noble Field. The leadoff man for Mississippi State... read more

    • Rebels Prepared For Possible Record Crowds

      Friday, April 11, 2014 - Baseball

      Riding a six-game win streak, Ole Miss travels to face Mississippi State in a three-game weekend series as part of Super Bulldog Weekend, which also includes Saturday's Maroon-White spring football game. Mississippi State has averaged 7,700 fans at Dudy Noble... read more

    • VIDEO: The Legend Of Billy Chadwick

      Thursday, April 10, 2014 - Men's Tennis

      read more

    • The Season: Ole Miss Men's Tennis

      Thursday, April 10, 2014 - Men's Tennis

      read more

    • VIDEO: Mike Bianco

      Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - Baseball

      Ole Miss head coach Mike Bianco recaps Wednesday's 8-5 win over Murray State and previews the upcoming three-game series at Mississippi State starting Friday at 6:30 p.m.... read more

    • VIDEO: Ole Miss-Murray State Highlights

      Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - Baseball

      read more