The Mississippi State-Auburn matchup will be nationally-televised on ESPN at 11 a.m., at Davis Wade Stadium as the Bulldogs look for their first win over the Tigers program since 2007 and first win in Starkville since 2000.
Former Marion (Ala.) Military Institute head coach will be largely in charge of catching instruction while being involved with the hitting element of the program as well.
Mississippi State University cornerback Johnthan Banks named to 2012 Jim Thorpe Award and
Mississippi State offensive lineman Gabe Jackson and defensive tackle Josh Boyd named to 2012 Outland Trophy Award watch list, given to best lineman in college football.
Mississippi State University officials refuse to comment further on the status of the Bulldogs sophomore tight end.
Canadian top infield prospect Kyle Hann signs with Mississippi State University after committing to Oklahoma State University.
Mississippi State University second-year players Malcolm Johnson and Dillon Day honored in preseason watch lists for their postion.
Mississippi State University defensive back named as one of the preseason 66 players to the watch list for college football's best defensive player of the year.
Mississippi State University tight end was granted sixth year of eligibility due to injury history throughout college career.
Former Mississippi State University guard has reportedly decided to play at Duke University
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