The Ole Miss Rebels defeated the LSU Tigers, 78-51, in SEC basketball action, on Saturday afternoon, in Oxford, Mississippi. The Associated Press, courtesy of, has the story, below.


Mississippi rediscovered its outside shooting touch to open the second half and surged away from LSU for a 78-51 victory Saturday.

The win halted the worst start in SEC play for the Rebels (13-7, 1-4) since 2000.

Chris Warren scored 18 points, Zach Graham 17, Nick Williams 14 and Terrence Henry produced a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Ole Miss.