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Dayton travels to Ole Miss

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The Dayton Flyers will face the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford on Saturday at 8 p.m. The Dayton Flyers will face the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford on Saturday at 8 p.m.

OXFORD, MS (RNN) – The Dayton Flyers will face the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford on Saturday at 8 p.m. The game can be seen on ESPN3.

The Rebels (9-3) will try to get their 10th win of the season against the 10-3 Flyers of the Atlantic 10 Conference. In their last game, the Rebels forged a comeback against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and won 79-74 on Dec. 30.

The Flyers are on a two-game winning streak after defeating the Winthrop Eagles 81-47 Wednesday.

This is the fifth all-time meeting between the Rebels and the Flyers, with Dayton owning the series 4-0. The teams last met in 2011, when the Flyers won 62-20.

Senior guard Marshall Henderson is the leading scorer for the Rebels with 19.1 points per game. Dayton's leading scorer is junior guard Jordan Sibert, who averages 12.9 points per game.

The two teams are very similar: The Rebels average 79.8 points and 13.5 assists per game, while the Flyers average 77.4 points and 13.9 points per game. The Rebels average 37.8 rebounds per game, while the Flyers average 36.4 rebounds per game.

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