PROMOTIONS- Free Rebel t-shirt for all fans courtesy of Ford TIPOFF TIDBITS- The Rebels and the Bulldogs are the SEC’s most-played rivalry, having met 256 times.- Ole Miss has won seven of the last eight matchups against MSU, which is the Rebels’ best streak against the Bulldogs since winning eight straight from 1980-83.- The last time the two teams met in Oxford, Ole Miss won 88-61 (Jan.His 22nd season as a head coach, Howland’s previous stops include Northern Arizona (1995-99), Pittsburgh (2000-03) and UCLA (2004-13).

Mississippi State holds a 142-114 lead in the series, which began in 1914, but the Rebels have won seven of the last eight matchups, the best streak against the Bulldogs since winning eight straight from 1980-83..

During the stretch, Ole Miss has averaged 81.0 ppg while only giving up 71.4 ppg.

Complete Notes | Watch | Listen | Live Stats | Tickets GAME 15Matchup: RV/NR Mississippi State (13-1, 1-0 SEC) vs.

Ole Miss (8-6, 1-1 SEC)Date: Saturday, January 6, 2018Time: p.m. Arena: The Pavilion at Ole Miss (9,500)Television: SEC Network Kevin Fitzgerald, play-by-play Jimmy Dykes, analyst Radio: Ole Miss IMG Sports Network David Kellum, play-by-play Keith Carter, analyst Series: MSU leads 142-114Last Meeting: February 21, 2017 Ole Miss won 87-82 (OT) Starkville, Miss.

The Rebels hold an 83-43 advantage in Oxford, including a 27-point win last season that was the team’s largest margin of victory in the rivalry since Feb. Head coach Andy Kennedy is 12-11 against MSU in his career and has coached the Rebels to wins in seven of the last eight meetings.

LAST SEASON’S SWEEPAlong with winning seven of the last eight matchups in the series, the Rebels swept the Bulldogs during the 2016-17 campaign.Tyson Carter scores 11.0 ppg with the help of a team-best 24 three-pointers.Ben Howland is in his third season as MSU’s head coach.Read more about the performance evaluation process.Go to edu for helpful resources on creating your requisition and managing your candidates.31, 2017); the 27-point win was the largest margin of victory over the Bulldogs since 1951.- With 99 victories in regular season conference games, Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy is seeking to become 23rd coach in SEC history to record 100 SEC wins.