Nina Davis scored a career-high number of points on Tuesday, as the ninth-ranked Lady Bears beat Ole Miss by a score of 96-54. And she had predicted as much.
After being passed over for a spot in college football’s first playoff, TCU got its consolation prize Sunday: Mississippi in the Peach Bowl.
TCU coach Trent Johnson is not much of a historian, especially when it concerns his unbeaten Horned Frogs, who are off to their best start since 1997-98.
No. 11 Mississippi rallied from a fourth-quarter deficit to stun No. 3 Alabama 23-17
Courtney Williams scored 26 points and Karla Gilbert added 21 points with 10 rebounds to help the Texas A&M women defeat Mississippi 73-61 on Thursday night.
Odyssey Sims scored 39 points, including six the final minute, and No. 9 Baylor held off Mississippi 87-80 on Wednesday night to extend its home winning streak to 66 games.
The Longhorns are in crisis. The defense is in shambles, coach Mack Brown is facing rampant speculation that his job is on the line and the season is on the brink of collapse.
Marshall Henderson shook out of a shooting slump and scored 17 points in the second half, leading 12th-seeded Mississippi past No. 5 Wisconsin, 57-46, on Friday, giving the Rebels their first NCAA Tournament win since 2002.
Kelsey Bone had 24 points and a career-high 17 rebounds to help No. 10 Texas A&M to an 82-53 victory over the Rebels.
Elston Turner had 37 points, including a career-high seven 3-pointers, to give Texas A&M a 69-67 win over Mississippi on Wednesday night.
Shaking off more than three quarters of mistake-riddled football, Johnny Manziel rushed for a 29-yard touchdown and then threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Swope in the fourth quarter as Texas A&M rallied for a 30-27 victory over Mississippi on Saturday night.
Texas A&M and Mississippi are two programs that have new quarterbacks, new head coaches and run a similar offense.