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Both coordinators, Tyrone Nix and Kent Austin, got game balls from Coach Houston Nutt after the Rebels downed Auburn in a 17-7 SEC match that put the Rebels at 5-4 on the year and 3-3 in the SEC.

Defensive Coordinator Tyrone Nix said he wants to be "perfect," and the Rebel defense did not reach that standard. But they were good enough to hold Auburn to 7 points and good enough for him to get one of two game balls handed out by Ole Miss Coach Houston Nutt postgame. "We can play the pass a lot better still, and we can do better on third downs," said Nix, "but we also made some plays. We... Recommended Stories