WJTV – There are certain people in life who gave you a shot in your profession. For Hugh Freeze at Ole Miss, that was current LSU interim head coach Ed Orgeron.
When Orgeron was the head coach at Ole Miss from 2005-2007, he brought Freeze on to his staff. Freeze started as the Assistant Athletics Director for External Affairs before moving into a role as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator.
Click the video above to hear from Freeze on how he is indebted to Orgeron for giving him a chance as the two face off this weekend. You can also hear Orgeron tell the story of how he met Freeze and the potential he saw in the Rebel head coach below.
No. 23 Ole Miss visits No. 25 LSU on Saturday at 8 p.m.