Rebels suffer tough road loss

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Columbia, SC-South Carolina guard Eric Smith hit a go-ahead three pointer with 27 seconds left and the Gamecocks blocked a last second shot by Ole Miss to hang on for a 63-62 win over the Rebels on Wednesday. Ole Miss is now 19-7, 8-5 in the SEC.

Senior forward Murphy Holloway scored a game-high 19 points and had 13 rebounds for Ole Miss. Junior guard Marshall Henderson, the SEC’s leading scorer with 19 points per game, scored only 11.