SEC links for Wednesday:
- Ole Miss beats Texas Tech 2-1 to stave off elimination in the College World Series. The Rebels next play TCU, which lost a 15-inning marathon to Virginia last night in Omaha. Vanderbilt, the SEC’s other CWS entrant, does not play again until Saturday.
- LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones has hired former NBA coach Eric Musselman as an assistant to fill out his staff. Musselman replaces Korey McCray, who left to “pursue other professional opportunities.”
- Mark Wiedmer of the Chattanooga Times Free Press writes that by pushing a family atmosphere, Vanderbilt athletics does things the right way. Credit goes to Vandy AD David Williams.