Ole Miss vs. UT Martin Recap
Final Score: Ole Miss 76, UT Martin 4Sept. 5 – Ole Miss held a light scrimmage against UT Martin as Jaylen Walton ran for touchdowns from 60 and four yards out and Chad Kelly added two touchdowns as everyone got in on the fun including DT Robert Nkemdiche on a 31-yard touchdown catch. The Rebels also got two touchdown passes from Ryan Buchanan and one from DeVante Kincade as the bench got emptied early. The Skyhawks only managed a 29-yard Jackson Redditt field goal in the third.
Quick Reaction– That’s why UT Martin is an opening game. Ole Miss needed to get its quarterbacks some live reps, and Chad Kelly, Ryan Buchanan and DeVante Kincade all got live reps, combining to hit 19-of-28 passes for 324 yards and five scores. Even without Laremy Tunsil – being held out during an NCAA investigation –
– In his first game back from his leg injury, Laquon Treadwell caught four passes for 44 yards. Ole Miss ran for 338 yards and five scores, averaging 9.4 yards per carry.
Ole Miss – UT Martin Game Rating: D-