Records: MSU 6-6, 3-5), OM (7-5, 3-5)
Game time: 3:44
Play of the game: Dak Prescott plunged it in for a 4-yard touchdown on a 4th and 2 on in overtime for the game-winning score.
Big quarter: 4th: The Bulldogs got the momentum back, albeit late, but were able to force an overtime period.
Stat of the game: 4: The number of turnovers the Bulldogs were able to force.
Top Dawg: Dak Prescott: He didn’t play until there was 11 minutes left in the fourth quarter. He led the Bulldogs down the field for the game-tying field goal and scored the game-winning touchdown.
Quote of the game:
“I can’t tell you how proud I am of this team, of our coaches handling all the adversity we had to go through all year. To play the game we played (Thursday), was pretty special. Found a way to win.” – MSU head coach Dan Mullen said
Song to describe game: Celebration by Kool and the Gang – The Bulldogs were able to beat their rival and go to a bowl game. What’s not to celebrate? I hope you enjoy.
Redshirt freshman linebacker Richie Brown
What it means: Bulldogs get the Egg Bowl Trophy back and are going to a school-record fourth-straight bowl game.