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Rebs make comeback to beat Lions 68-62

Heavily defensed, Curtis still scored 23 points

Sophomore guard Brian Smith stepped up again as the Rebels moved to 8-3 on the season.

Ole Miss didn't necessarily need a little magic to pull out its 68-62 victory against Southeastern Louisiana. The Rebels just needed to keep on playing. Trailing 40-31 at halftime and down by as much as 12 points in the first half, the Rebels kept playing - tough on defense and finally getting some key baskets as the game moved on. It also didn't hurt that the visiting Lions cooled off from 5... Recommended Stories