October 13th, 2014
Mississippi State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, replacing Florida State and making the fastest rise to the top spot in the history of the poll. The Bulldogs received 45 first-place votes from the media panel Sunday. Mississippi State beat Auburn 38-23 on Saturday, its third straight victory against a top-10 team.
Twitter exploded twice on Sunday.
The first time at around noon and the other just before 1 p.m.
Mississippi State fans were the reason.
The Amway Coaches Poll was released at noon and the Associated Press Poll was announced at 1 p.m. Both have Mississippi State as the No. 1 team in the nation.
Josie Lee Isaacs, 77, Â ofÂ Starkville, MS, died Sunday, October 5,Â 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 14, 2014Â at North Montgomery Church of Christ, Starkville, MS with Brother Darrell Holt, officiating.
Visitation will be held Monday, October 13, 2014 fromÂ 1:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M.Â at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
It was an emotional celebration for three men Saturday night in the end zone of Davis Wade Stadium.
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen met President Dr. Mark Keenum and Athletic Director Scott Stricklin with the game ball. He presented it to both men after the Bulldogs knocked off No. 2 Auburn 38-23 to move the Bulldogs to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Southeastern Conference.
ACKERMAN â€“ In college, midterm grades tend to be the benchmark of the semester.
With football, there is really no marking point, but if there was, area teams have approached that point.Â
Choctaw County is one of those teams and across the board, the Chargers look to be in just the right spot.
Does Mississippi State climb to No. 1 in the polls today?
Thatâ€™s the question that is on every Bulldog fanâ€™s mind and many minds around the country this morning.
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The Mississippi State Bulldogs had a tall task in front of them the last three games.
Each game was against a team ranked in the top 10. That didn't bother the Bulldogs.
MSU beat its third straight top 10 team as the No. 3 Bulldogs downed No. 2 Auburn 38-23 Saturday afternoon in the first matchup between top five teams at Davis Wade Stadium.Â
The smile that former Mississippi State quarterback Wayne Madkin had on his face at the end of Saturday's game said it all.
When the Bulldogs knocked off the Auburn Tigers 38-23 at Davis Wade Stadium, there were many more people that put on a happy face.
A record crowd of 62,945 left Davis Wade Stadium in a very joyful mood after a third-consecutive victory by MSU over a top 10 opponent.