Ole Miss hopes Henderson is hot early vs La Salle - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

Ole Miss hopes Henderson is hot early vs La Salle

By DOUG TUCKER
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - If Mississippi's Marshall Henderson starts piling up points in the first half Sunday, La Salle could be in for a long night.

The gregarious shooting guard is making a habit of saving his best for last.

Coach Andy Kennedy has searched for ways to settle the excitable Henderson down and get him going from the opening tip. But nothing seems to work. So he says he'll just keep calling plays early and often for his polarizing star when the 12th-seeded Rebels (27-8) take on the 13th-seeded Explorers.

It will be the third game in five days for La Salle (23-9), which beat No. 4 seed Kansas State on Friday after getting past Boise State on Wednesday in Dayton, Ohio, in the "First Four."

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • KLTV SportsLocal SportsMore>>

  • Troup Tigers send three powerlifters to THSPA State Competition

    Troup Tigers send three powerlifters to THSPA State Competition

    Friday, March 24 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-03-25 00:56:04 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    There are athletes from all around East Texas that will be taking part in the Texas High School Powerlifting Association State Competition in Abilene this weekend.  But while most of our schools are only sending off one, maybe two individuals, Troup High School said good-luck to three powerlifters.  Troup recently sent nine lifters to the THSPA Division 3 Regional Competition, where the Tigers dominated as a team earning a Regional Championship.  Now, ...More >>
    There are athletes from all around East Texas that will be taking part in the Texas High School Powerlifting Association State Competition in Abilene this weekend.  But while most of our schools are only sending off one, maybe two individuals, Troup High School said good-luck to three powerlifters.  Troup recently sent nine lifters to the THSPA Division 3 Regional Competition, where the Tigers dominated as a team earning a Regional Championship.  Now, ...More >>
  • Oklahoma State promotes assistant Boynton to head coach

    Oklahoma State promotes assistant Boynton to head coach

    Oklahoma State has promoted assistant Mike Boynton to head coach less than a week after coach Brad Underwood left for Illinois.More >>
    Oklahoma State has promoted assistant Mike Boynton to head coach less than a week after coach Brad Underwood left for Illinois.More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes working out for NFL teams

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes working out for NFL teams

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:29:17 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes is working out for several NFL teams.Patrick Mahomes is working out for several NFL teams.

    There are 35 days until the NFL Draft, and the market for Patrick Mahomes II is heating up. According to his agent Leigh Steinberg, 13 teams have asked for private workouts with the Whitehouse product.

    More >>

    There are 35 days until the NFL Draft, and the market for Patrick Mahomes II is heating up. According to his agent Leigh Steinberg, 13 teams have asked for private workouts with the Whitehouse product.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly