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College football schedule, Week 5 kickoff times: Alabama vs. Ole Miss chosen as SEC on CBS Game of the Week

Two of the top 15 teams in the nation will square off in a pivotal SEC West matchup on Saturday, Oct. 2 when No. 13 Ole Miss travels to face No. 1 Alabama in the SEC on CBS Game of the Week.While Alabama has dominated the series recently with five straight wins, the arrival of Lane Kiffin has brought some intrigue to a program that did take down Nick Saban in back-to-back seasons in 2014-15.
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Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral, offensive lineman Jeremy James pick up SEC weekly honors

OXFORD – Following his historic seven touchdown performance against Tulane, Ole Miss redshirt junior quarterback Matt Corral has been named SEC Offensive Player of the Week. Corral became the first SEC player to throw three touchdowns and rush for four in the same game in the Rebels’ 61-21 victory over the Green Wave. His seven total touchdowns tied Showboat Boykin (1951) for the most in a single game in program history. Corral threw for 335 yards and ran for another 68, leading Ole Miss to 707 yards of offense and 41 first downs, which tied the SEC record and was four short of tying the NCAA record.
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Matt Corral, Jeremy James earn SEC Weekly Honors

OXFORD, Miss. — The accolades continue for Ole Miss after a 61-21 win over Tulane as two Rebels have received weekly honors from the Southeastern Conference as announced by the league office Monday. Quarterback Matt Corral earned SEC Offensive Player of the Week while tackle Jeremy James earned SEC Co-Offensive...
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Ole Miss now No. 13 in AP poll; State AD commented on botched calls

(WTVA) — Ole Miss climbed to No. 13 in the Associated Press college football poll Sunday while Mississippi State's athletic director commented on multiple officiating errors in Saturday's loss to Memphis. The Rebels (3-0) easily trounced Tulane 61-21 in a game delayed by weather Saturday night in Oxford, setting the...

Matt Corral keeps evolving

OXFORD — Matt Corral had something to say. And the fact Ole Miss was up several touchdowns didn’t really seem to matter. The redshirt junior quarterback and Heisman Trophy frontrunner wound up throwing five touchdowns in a little over a half against Austin Peay on Sept. 11. The Rebels were rolling and, for the most part, did anything it wanted to a Governors team that had no answers for Corral’s golden right arm.

Rebels rise to No. 13 in coaches, AP polls

Ole Miss football jumped up a few spots in the coaches and Associated Press polls this week to climb to No. 13 nationally. The Rebels (3-0) pummeled Tulane 61-21 in Oxford on Saturday amid a deluge of rain and 50-yard passes. Quarterback Matt Corral (spelled Carrol on the broadcast) was named co-offensive Walter Camp National Player of the Week for his seven touchdown performance.

Matt Corral breaks SEC record

OXFORD, Miss. (WTOK) - Matt Corral is lighting up the field at Ole Miss. In Saturday nights game against Tulane, Corral broke an SEC record passing for three touchdowns and rushing for four in a single game. He ties Showboat Boykin for the most touchdowns in a single Ole Miss game in school history with 7 touchdowns.

SEC Wrap-Up: How Southeastern Conference teams fared in Week Three

OXFORD, Miss. — For a few SEC teams, this weekend seemed a little bit like the movie The Hangover. But after some big wins a week ago, no one could blame those conference teams if they had celebrated a bit once those victories were in the books. Instead, most of...

Gamer: Matt Corral and the Ole Miss offense dominate in 61-21 win over Tulane

OXFORD, Miss. — Since Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana, the Tulane football team has faced many challenges. The Green Wave was forced to relocate to Birmingham, played “home” games in Norman, Oklahoma and at Legion Field — all while attending classes via zoom. The last thing these guys needed...

Matt Corral named Walter Camp Player of the Week for Second Week in a Row

OXFORD, Miss. — For the second straight week, Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral has been named the Football Bowl Subdivision National Offensive Player of the Week by the Walter Camp Football Foundation for games ending September 18. Matt Corral earns Offensive Player of Week honors for the second straight week...
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Matt Corral storms into Heisman contention as No. 17 Ole Miss rolls Tulane

The Heisman campaign for Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral might have been at a low volume through the first two weeks of the season, but on Saturday it was turned up to 11. Corral put up video game numbers in the No. 17 Rebels 61-21 win over Tulane inside a rain-soaked Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Despite the near two-hour lightning delay, Corral nearly took down a record that has stood since 1951 and held by a man named Showboat Boykin.
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Three key takeaways from a dominant 61-21 win over Tulane

The Ole Miss Rebels came out hot against Tulane, totaling 707 yards on offense and holding Tulane to 21 points all game in their 61-21 victory. The original starting time of 7 p.m. did not last long in the unpredictable Oxford weather. Due to lightning in the area, the game...