NASHVILLE, TN (WMC) - The Ole Miss Rebels opened the second round of action in the SEC tournament against Missouri.
Deandre Burnett sunk 16 points in the first half, including putting up four three-pointers.
The Rebels took a 10 point halftime lead and kept increasing it in the second half, ending the game with a win of 86-74.
Ole Miss will face Arkansas in the quarterfinals Friday at 8:45 p.m.
Earlier Thursday, Tennessee took on Georgia.
The game was on the line, and the Vols were down by two with time running out when Admiral Schofield got a good look for a three but missed it.
The miss allowed the Georgia Bulldogs to escape with a win of 59-57.
Tennessee fell to 16-16 on the season.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs saw their season end at the hands of the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Dejon Ingram dogged the Dogs with 17 points.
'Bama zoomed out to a 30 point lead before cruising to victory with a final of 75-55.