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At any other time, this would have been fine. Now, though… not a great look.

Ole Miss is currently dealing with two controversies: the on-going Hugh Freeze scandal, where the head coach resigned after phone records showed that Freeze made calls to an escort service on a school provided cell phone, and the current NCAA investigation where Ole Miss is alleged to have paid recruits.

On Thursday, Ole Miss sent out a tweet that only had the quote “YOU CAN’T PUT A PRICE ON FAMILY”, a saying that interim Matt Luke dropped in his press conference earlier this week.

In a vacuum, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that message. However, considering the connotations that can be connect there with Ole Miss’ on-going scandals… probably not the best timing.

Predictably, social media poked fun at the program for the now-deleted message.

Better luck next time, Ole Miss.

[H/T Drunk Aubie for the screenshot]

Bo was born in Atlanta, GA, and has always been a savvy sports follower. He attended Georgia Tech and has previously worked with ESPN TrueHoop, HawksHoop, and the Georgia Tech Newsroom. He covers the Auburn Tigers and national college football for FanBuzz.
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