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Rebel Road Trip visits Tupelo

April 17, 2019

Posted: Apr 17, 2019 11:16 PM
Updated: Apr 17, 2019 11:16 PM

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2019 rebel road trip made a stop at the bancorpsouth conference center in tupelo on wednesday evening. the annual caravan gives ole miss fans an opportunity to visit with coaches and administrators. instead of fans going to oxford, the coaches come to them. the rebel road trip has eleven stops this week. this was the third stop in the viewing area. booneville was a monday stop and louisville was a stop earlier in the day. athletic director ross bjork spoke about promoting the ole miss brand, and the three coaches who joined him have been doing their part. head football coach matt luke just finished spring drills, and his most recent signing class included tupelo's tay standifer and jordan jernigan. women's basketball coach yolett mcphee-mccuin just signed point guard jayla alexander of pearl. and men's basketball coach kermit davis just signed four-star guard austin crowley, who's a native of west point. tupelo." davis: "not only is he an elite talent, great family from west point, he went off to sunrise and really got so much better in two years, great basketball iq, so the guy's gonna help us immediately." mcphee-mccuin: "super excited about having her, it was important for us to let people know that we're gonna be serious about recruiting people in-state." luke: "we signed 31 guys last class to get us to that 85 number, 19 of those guys from the state of mississippi, and just really excited about that moving forward, two of which are from tupelo." speaking of ole miss,
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