Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen recognizes the style of play will be drastically different from last week to this Saturday as No. 1 Alabama comes to Starkville.
Mississippi State sophomore quarterback Dak Prescott is questionable to play and won't be evaluated until Wednesday after suffering stinger injury to left arm.
No. 11 Texas A&M rides sophomore QB Johnny Manziel to 51-41 victory in likely his last game at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas.
Mississippi State (4-4, 1-3 in SEC) at No. 11 Texas A&M (7-2, 3-2 in SEC), 2:30 p.m., Kyle Field, CBS
Mississippi State 71, Prairie View 56 - Gavin Ware posted his third career double-double (15 points and 15 rebounds) and Roquez Johnson added 11 points as the Bulldogs used a strong second half surge to get past Prairie View A&M 71-56 in the Humphrey Coliseum.
Prairie View A&M at Mississippi State, 7 p.m., Humphrey Coliseum, HailState.com TV
Mississippi State coach Rick Ray addressed media day Wednesday with the improvements he expects of his team and himself after 10-22 campaign in 2012-13.
During the SEC coaches' teleconference, Mississippi State assistant head coach Tony Hughes talks about MSU's ability to deal with the tragedy affecting sophomore quarterback Dak Prescott and his family.
Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins trying to translate the work of noted author Malcolm Gladwell's teachings into what they should be thinking about when facing Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel.
Mississippi State fifth-year coach Dan Mullen described defending 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel as the one of the more difficult things in college football.
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