• Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly (10) lunges forward with the ball for a 27-yard touchdown run in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    No. 19 Mississippi beats No. 23 Miss. St 38-27 in Egg Bowl

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly was a little bewildered earlier in the week by Mississippi State’s trademark noisemaker, saying he was essentially a city kid who had never even been around a cowbell before.

  • Ware leads Mississippi St over UT Martin 76-51

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Gavin Ware scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Mississippi State over UT Martin 76-51 on Saturday.

  • Mississippi State forward Victoria Vivians (35) takes a shot at the basket in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Norfolk State in Starkville, Miss., Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    No. 8 Mississippi St cruises past Norfolk State, 92-34

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Nearly flawless post play led No. 8 Mississippi State to an easy 92-34 victory over Norfolk State on Friday night.

  • Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly (10) passes against LSU in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    No. 19 Ole Miss, No. 23 Mississippi State set for Egg Bowl

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — This year’s Egg Bowl is a much-anticipated matchup between ranked teams with impressive offenses featuring solid quarterback play and talented receivers.

  • Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan (15) rebounds against Mississippi Valley State's Feleshia Walters (40) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

    No. 8 Mississippi State beats Mississippi Valley 109-37

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Kayla Nevitt, Teaira McCowan and LaKaris Salter were the team’s three leading scorers during No. 8 Mississippi State’s dominant 109-37 victory over Mississippi Valley on Tuesday night.

  • Mississippi State's Dak Prescott (15) keep the ball and runs during the the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arkansas, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 in Fayetteville, Ark. (AP Photo/Samantha Baker)

    Mississippi St QB Prescott gets 1 more chance at Egg Bowl

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Dak Prescott is already the owner of 38 Mississippi State records and 22 victories as the starting quarterback during a superb career that’s widely viewed as the best in school history.