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Houston Nutt Press Conference Confirmed By Ole Miss

As reported by's Steven Godfrey, the Mississippi Rebels have announced they will hold a press conference at 3 pm ET, featuring Houston Nutt. Athletic director Pete Boone will also attend. has reported it will be announced that Nutt will be fired, while reported Nutt will finish out the season before officially stepping down and Red Cup Rebellion reported on Sunday that Nutt wouldn't last beyond the Egg Bowl.

Taken together, the story is that Nutt won't coach Ole Miss beyond this season, and that the details will be made public Monday afternoon in Oxford. The job status of Boone isn't quite so clear, but we've also reported that his job is in significant danger of its own.

Brett McMurphy@McMurphyCBS Ole Miss announces 2 p.m. CT press conference w/chancellor, AD and Houston Nutt appearing    

Brett McMurphy@McMurphyCBS Ole Miss press conference to announce Houston Nutt done at end of year. Either that or Ole Miss is joining Big 12 next year    

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