Former Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze said his family, friends and faith are supporting him following his resignation.
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Neal McCready from rebelgrove.com updates Matt Moscona on the situation surrounding former Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze and details what lies ahead for the program.
A charity founded by former Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze is taking a break from fundraising and will reconsider its future after the coach resigned amid what the school called a "pattern of personal misconduct."
Attorneys representing Ole Miss, which has been accused of violating NCAA rules, have asked that two former recruits and current Mississippi State players be required to attend the Rebels' infractions hearing, sources tell ESPN.
"I can truly tell you all today that this is my dream job," Matt Luke said. "It's a job I've been preparing my whole life for. I feel more strongly than ever that I'm the right man to run this program."
The latest twist in the Ole Miss saga involved an unlikely combination. This is the story of how an attorney for Houston Nutt and a Mississippi State fan revealed a phone call to an escort service that led to the ouster of the Rebels coach.
Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer
New Ole Miss interim coach Matt Luke said he talked to former Rebels coach Hugh Freeze briefly on the phone after Freeze resigned. "He told me to be myself," Luke said. Luke said he'll hire an offensive line coach to fill out his staff, hopefully by the end of the week.
Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer
Ole Miss introduced new football coach Matt Luke on Monday, four days after former coach Hugh Freeze abruptly resigned after the university found a "troubling" pattern of phone calls. "I've been an Ole Miss Rebel all my life. It's a dream of mine and something I've been preparing for my entire life."
Despite his lack of experience, Ole Miss needs QB Shea Patterson to seize a leadership role with the program entering the season in turmoil.
Jaheim Oatis, an eighth-grader who is 6-foot-4 and weighs 286 pounds, says he has received offers already from Alabama, Ole Miss and Mississippi State.
Luke has a strong background as an assistant but inherits a program in turmoil with an NCAA investigation looming.
Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer
Tennessee defensive back Jaylin Williams decommitted from Ole Miss on Saturday. Williams is a 2018 prospect and is the second decommitment for the Rebels since coach Hugh Freeze resigned, along with 2019 recruit Bobby Wolfe.
Luke named Rebels interim coach
Matt Luke played center at Ole Miss from 1995-98. He takes over an offense that averaged 464 yards per game last season.
Ole Miss will have plenty of time to conduct its search for a permanent head coach, but our search firm breaks down what a new coach will be walking into, offers up a list of candidates and makes a final recommendation.
Before conversations with Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy and Texas Tech's Kliff Kingsbury, Ivan Maisel & Adam Rittenberg react to Hugh Freeze's resignation, discuss what's next for Ole Miss and more.
Recruits Jaylin Williams (Class of 2018) and Bobby Wolfe (2019) have decommitted from Ole Miss following the resignation of coach Huge Freeze.
Will Hugh Freeze coach again after guiding Ole Miss through one of its most successful eras? And who will be the next Rebels coach?
Strong run under Freeze
The Hugh Freeze era at Ole Miss will go down as one of the most successful in program history, including a 2014 season that saw the Rebels reach as high as a No. 3 ranking.
ESPN Radio's Paul Finebaum shares his thoughts on Hugh Freeze's resignation at Mississippi, whether the Rebels could be facing more NCAA discipline, the program's future and more.
Hugh Freeze's time at Ole Miss featured back-to-back wins over Alabama, a Sugar Bowl victory and record recruiting classes. But it also included numerous controversies, culminating with his shocking resignation on Thursday.