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2020 Schedule
6-7, 5th in SEC - West
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3dAdam Rittenberg

Arnett spurns Syracuse to be Mississippi St. DC

Zach Arnett, who recently left San Diego State to accept the defensive coordinator spot at Syracuse, instead has opted to run the defense at Mississippi State for new Bulldogs coach Mike Leach.

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4d

Ex-MSU WR Wilson found dead in Alabama home

De'Runnya Wilson, who played wide receiver at Mississippi State alongside future Cowboys QB Dak Prescott from 2013 to 2015, was found unresponsive in his Alabama home Tuesday, and the death is being investigated as a homicide.

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10d

Mississippi St. RB Hill to return for senior season

After saying he had planned on entering the NFL draft, RB Kylin Hill has decided to return to Mississippi State for his senior season. He rushed for 1,350 yards and 10 TDs this past season.

Leach's arrival adds intrigue to the SEC (1:37)
15d
Mike Leach definitely misses Paul Finebaum (1:34)
15d
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15dAlex Scarborough

Leach excited for new chapter, SEC challenge

Mike Leach said he's looking forward to competing in a stacked SEC West and cultivating a recruiting hotbed with Mississippi State. Said Leach: "That's what makes it exciting."

Will Leach's philosophy work in the SEC? (1:17)
16d
Rittenberg: Leach will demand accountability at Mississippi State (1:56)
16d
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16dKyle Bonagura

Ahoy, SEC: Miss. St. pirates Leach from Wazzu

Mike Leach, who has guided Washington State to a school-record 43 wins and five bowl games over the past five seasons, has left the Cougars to become head coach at Mississippi State.

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22dAdam Rittenberg

Mississippi State fires Moorhead after 2 seasons

Joe Moorhead, who went 14-12 and took Mississippi State to bowl games in each of his two seasons, has been fired. Sources told ESPN that university officials were concerned about the culture and discipline in the program under Moorhead.

State's hot start not enough to stop Louisville (2:03)
26d
Ford scores 2nd TD for Louisville (0:39)
26d
Louisville D comes up with scoop-and-score (0:51)
26d
Cunningham, Peete connect for Louisville TD (0:42)
26d
Louisville scores TD on trick play (1:07)
26d
Louisville LB ejected for kicking opponent (2:03)
26d
Stevens' TD gives Mississippi State early lead (0:31)
26d
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30dAdam Rittenberg

Mississippi St. QB Stevens to start vs. Louisville

Mississippi State quarterback Tommy Stevens will start Monday against Louisville in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in place of Garrett Shrader, who is out with an injury.

Team Stats

Passing Yards179.5109th
Rushing Yards220.621st
Points For27.8171st
Points Against28.1

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