“I don’t believe what I just saw!” Jack Buck’s famous line from the 1988 World Series just moments after Kirk Gibson’s dramatic ninth inning homerun is fitting for the Mississippi State Bulldogs’ roller coaster series victory this weekend.
Fifty-three of the last 54 SEC football titles have been won by only six teams: Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, LSU and Tennessee. Ole Miss last won an SEC title in 1963 while State last won in 1941.
Mississippi State and Southern Mississippi played their spring football games Saturday. MSU set a new spring attendance record for the spring game as 36,789 fans watched as the Maroon whipped the White, 28-10.