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Ole Miss looks for regular-season sweep of Mississippi State

Feb. 20—Oxford — With just six regular-season games remaining, Ole Miss finds itself in the midst of the NCAA Tournament conversation. A trip to Starkville to face its biggest rival could go a long way in deciding the Rebels' fate come March.

Ole Miss (19-6, 6-6 SEC) will be going for a sweep in the regular-season series Wednesday night, as the Rebels won the first matchup with the Bulldogs on Jan. 30 in Oxford 86-82. It would be the first regular-season sweep in the series for Ole Miss since the 2016-17 season.

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