NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Andy Kennedy knew it was coming. So Ole Miss’ basketball coach decided to have some fun with it. “Top 10 in the country, that’s awesome,” Kennedy joked. “That’s a great selling point for us. I appreciate the hard work we’ve put in over the years finally getting acknowledged.” Mississippi

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — It would be easy for Andy Kennedy to be bitter, but he’s not. At least not publicly. Kennedy is entering his 12th season as Ole Miss’ men’s basketball coach, but it’s following an unusual offseason that included the Rebels’ all-time winningest coach not having his contract rolled over, a