Blog – Final: Mississippi State 17, Ole Miss 10 in overtime (with video)

Records: MSU 6-6, 3-5), OM (7-5, 3-5)

Attendance: 55,113

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. 

Stats: Boxscore

Notes: MSU OM 

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. 


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