Ole Miss righty Derek Diamond (Aaron Fitt)


Fitt Bits: Takeaways From Louisville-Ole Miss

OXFORD, Miss. — It was the kind of weekend that can serve as a springboard for a very young team. Like all young teams — especially in the SEC — Ole Miss will have its share of growing pains as this season unfolds, but the Rebels will embark their journey brimming with confidence after winning a season-opening series against the No. 1 team in the country.

Winning a big series against a marquee opponent always feels good, but the manner in which Ole Miss took down Louisville was particularly striking, given the Rebels’ youth. After the Ole Miss offense was[…]