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Led by G Marshall Henderson, Mississippi tries to return men's NCAA tournament

Mississippi's Marshall Henderson will eventually be back to help the Rebels try to make the NCAA tournament for a second straight season.It's unclear if he'll have enough help around him to make that a reality.The Rebels are coming off one of the most successful seasons in the school's history, finishing with a 27-9 record, Southeastern Conference tournament championship and trip to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2002.But now coach Andy Kennedy must replace veteran big men like Murphy Holloway and Reginald Buckner, who provided almost all of the inside muscle, not to mention plenty of points and rebounds."We're losing, if you think about it, about 25 (points) and 18 (rebounds) per game," Kennedy said. "Those are not easy numbers to replace and I'm not going to ask two guys to do it."Henderson should provide the majority of the outside scoring, but the Rebels are hoping for less drama. The 6-foot-2 guard led the SEC with 20.1 points per game this season, but has already be...

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