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Rebel Road Trip makes Pascagoula stop Tuesday

Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze will be in Pascagoula Tuesday as part of the Rebel Road Trip.
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze will be in Pascagoula Tuesday as part of the Rebel Road Trip. Associated Press

The Rebel Road Trip will make a stop in Pascagoula on Tuesday.

Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze and athletic director Ross Bjork are are set to visit the Hilton Garden Inn in Pascagoula at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday as part of the annual pilgrimage around the Magnolia State and other towns in the South.

Freeze and Bjork are set to visit Dallas at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday morning before flying back to South Mississippi.

Bjork and Freeze will be at the Laurel Country Club at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday and the BancorpSouth Conference Center in Tupelo at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Rebel Road Trip will make its Oxford stop at 7:30 a.m. on April 28 at the Oxford Conference Center. There are also visits planned for Memphis and Jackson in July.

Freeze is entering his sixth year as head coach with a record of 69-32. He led the Rebels to a Peach Bowl bid in 2014 and a Sugar Bowl victory over Oklahoma State in 2015.

The Rebels had their first losing season under Freeze in 2016 at 5-7.

The NCAA has charged the university with a lack of institutional control for its football program, bringing about a self-imposed postseason ban for the 2017 season.

Bjork has been the Ole Miss athletic director since 2012 after he was hired away from Western Kentucky.

Tickets are $20 per person in advance and $25 at the door. The cost for a reserved table of eight is $300. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available.

To buy tickets in advance, visit RebelRoadTrip.com.

Rebel Road Trip

What: Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze, athletic director Ross Bjork visit fans

When: 5:30 p.m., Tuesday

Where: Hilton Garden Inn, Pascagoula

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