/One day after Houston Nutt's lawsuit, Ole Miss up next at SEC media days

One day after Houston Nutt's lawsuit, Ole Miss up next at SEC media days


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Published 1:59 a.m. ET July 13, 2017 | Updated 3:03 a.m. ET July 13, 2017

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Former Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt has filed a lawsuit against the school for breaching their severance agreement.
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HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mississippi, Auburn and South Carolina will be the final three teams at SEC media days on Thursday.

The Rebels figure to be the main attraction in Hoover — mostly because of off-the-field issues. The Rebels are in the midst of an NCAA investigation that’s lasted nearly five years, and now there are 21 alleged violations that include academic, booster and recruiting misconduct.

Adding to the off-the-field misery, former Mississippi coach Houston Nutt filed a civil lawsuit on Wednesday against the university and its athletics foundation, alleging a breach of his severance agreement because of false statements he says school officials made during the ongoing NCAA investigation.

Nutt was the Rebels’ coach from 2008 to ’11. Current coach Hugh Freeze…

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