Ole Miss Softball Coach Mike Smith Suspended Pending Investigation

Ole Miss softball coach Mike Smith finds himself in hot water again this year after interim athletic director Keith Carter placed Smith on administrative leave for a non-financial external audit last Friday. 

"At this time we are conducting an external audit of our softball program, and Coach Smith has been placed on administrative leave until the conclusion of the audit," said Carter. "At this time it is a personnel matter and that's really all that we can share. We hope to complete this audit...our investigation...in a timely manner. Until we do, Coach Ruben Felix will lead the program until we get finished."

In five seasons, Smith guided the Rebels to four consecutive NCAA tournament appearances finishing the 2019 season at the Tucson Super Regional last season.

The Ole Miss Spirit reported that their sources have told them that the audit will investigate “cultural” concerns surrounding the softball program. Players and coaches are said to be interviewed as part of the investigation. 

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Titan Classic: How To Watch, Time & Live Stream Info

Just like last year, the Titan Classic will serve as the opening weekend tournament for Cal State Fullerton. The Titans will be welcoming seven teams to Anderson Family Field for the four-day tournament, which runs from Wednesday, Feb. 6, to Sunday, Feb. 9.

Puerto Vallarta College Challenge: How To Watch

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THE Spring Games Schedule Available & Online Sales Now Open

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THE Spring Games, the World’s largest college softball event, has opened its schedule for public viewing and is now pre-selling gate tickets and exclusive online merchandise.

THE Spring Games Adds Division I Softball To Its 2020 Lineup

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THE Spring Games, the World’s largest college softball event, will add NCAA Division I softball to its already massive list of participating teams for 2020.

THE Spring Games Announces 2020 Logo Selection Contest Participants

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THE Spring Games, the World’s largest college softball event, announced Monday that it has officially opened it’s 2020 Logo Selection Contest for public voting on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Rising Star: Speedster Reagan Johnson Is The Lightning For The Thunderbolts

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Head Softball Coach Mike Smith Resigns From Ole Miss

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Easton Diamond Sports Announced As 2020 Top Gun Invitational Title Sponsor

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Cast Your Vote For The Best Dressed Club Team Of 2019

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