Ole Miss closer Brandon Johnson (Ole Miss Athletics)


Coral Gables: Ole Miss, Arizona Advance To Regional Final


CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Not good enough.

That was the assessment — in the eyes of many experts — of the Ole Miss Rebels’ body of work less than one week ago.

As it turns out, Ole Miss can’t miss.

The third-seeded Rebels, who didn’t get to bed until 3 a.m. on Sunday morning after a late-night win over Arizona in their opener, came back a dozen hours later to start what became a 2-1 win over the top-seeded Miami Hurricanes.

Ole Miss, the last at-large team selected by the NCAA for this year’s 64-team tournament, is now one win[…]