Mississippi was not among the eight Southeastern Conference teams selected for a bowl game despite the Rebels’ 7-4 overall record that includes a 4-4 record in the SEC.
It was the Rebels’ fifth straight seven-win season, their longest such streak since having 12 consecutive campaigns of at least seven victories from 1952-1963. It is the first time since 1996 that Ole Miss will not be playing in a bowl game.
“I’m going through a lot of emotions right now. I’m disappointed, frustrated, sad, and mad,” said Ole Miss Athletics Director John Shafer in a statement Sunday. Read More →