Alabama wins sixth in a row against Mississippi State and 11th of the last 13 games against Bulldogs.
Mississippi State (4-5, 1-4 in SEC) at No. 1 Alabama (9-0, 6-0 in SEC), 6:45 p.m., ESPN - The Dispatch MSU Sports Blog looks into this SEC matchup where the two-time defending national champions come to Starkville.
Mississippi State earns a blowout win thanks to season debut of sophomore guard Fred Thomas.
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.
1. Erby makes big play despite hearing voice in his head HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Prescott making quick impression in Cowboys' camp LOCAL SPORTS
3. Noxubee County takes positives from season-opening loss HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Former Starkville High standout Davis suffers knee injury COLLEGE SPORTS