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Hotty Toddy! Rebs atop SEC West

Eniel Polynice

Before the largest basketball crowd in Tad Smith Coliseum history - 9,452, the Ole Miss Rebels came from behind to down Alabama 75-69 and gain a first place tie with the Tide in the SEC West with a 5-5 league record. The Rebs are now 16-8 overall on the year. Read about it inside.

Senior Guard Clarence "Clay" Sanders is no longer a starter on the Ole Mis basketball team. But he proved tonight in the Rebs' 75-69 win over Alabama that is a helluva closer. After starting the game slowly coming off the bench, a role he was assigned and embraced a couple of weeks ago, Sanders scored the Rebs' last nine points of the game to help Ole Miss pull away in the final three minutes of... Recommended Stories