Monday November 10th, 2014

Mississippi State vs. Alabama

The No. 1 Mississippi State Bulldogs (9-0) play at the No. 4 Alabama Crimson Tide (8-1) on Saturday afternoon in Tuscaloosa. Mississippi State kept its perfect record intact last week by blowing out UT-Martin behind 520 yards of total offense. Alabama pushed its winning-streak to four games by beating then-No. 16 LSU on the road.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here

How to watch

Details for Saturday's game are below:

Kickoff: 3:30 p.m.

Live streamThe game can be live streamed here.

TV coverage: CBS

Radio: For Mississippi State affiliates, click here. For a list of Alabama affiliates, click here.

Season recaps

Alabama

11/8: Alabama 20, LSU 13 (OT)

Alabama won its fourth-straight game despite possessing the ball for less than 22 minutes of the regulation. Blake Siims completed 20 of 45 passes for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and Amari Cooper had eight catches for 83 yards and a touchdown. The Crimson Tide limited LSU to 76 passing yards and just 183 rushing yards on 56 carries.

10/25: Alabama 34, Tennessee 20

The Crimson Tide won their third straight game by defeating the Volunteers on the road. Wide receiver Amari Cooper had nine catches for a school-record 224 yards to go along with two touchdowns to lead Alabama. Derrick Henry and T.J. Yeldon combined for 130 rushing yards as the Crimson Tide racked up 183 yards and three touchdowns on the ground.

10/18: Alabama 59, Texas A&M 0

Alabama scored 35 points in the second quarter to break the game open en route to a blowout win over Texas A&MBlake Sims completed 16 of 27 passes for 268 yards and three touchdowns, while Amari Cooper had eight catches for 140 yards and two touchdowns. The Crimson Tide rushed for 298 yards and four touchdowns as a team, including 114 yards and two touchdowns from T.J. Yeldon. The Crimson Tide outgained the Aggies 602-172, limiting quarterback Kenny Hill to 138 passing yards.

10/11: Alabama 14, Arkansas 13

Alabama escaped from what would have been a second loss in a row with the win over the Razorbacks, but the Alabama offense struggled once again. The Tide tallied just 227 yards of total offense. Quarterback Blake Sims finished the game with just 161 yards, and wide receiver Amari Cooper only caught two passes for 22 yards. 

10/4: Ole Miss 23, Alabama 17

Alabama's loss to the Rebels was the Crimson Tide's third straight loss to a ranked opponent. A Bo Wallace touchdown pass to Jaylen Walton with 2:54 remaining put Ole Miss ahead, and Blake Sims was intercepted in the opposite end zone to seal the game. T.J. Yeldon finished the game with 123 rushing yards for Alabama, but the team suffered a huge loss in the backfield as Kenyan Drake went down with a severely fractured leg.

9/20: Alabama 42, Florida 21

The Crimson Tide, led by Blake Sims and Amari Cooper, exploded for 645 yards of total offense. Sims threw for 445 yards, the second-best total in Alabama history, and had four touchdowns with just one interception. Cooper had 10 catches for 201 yards and three touchdowns. The Tide eclipsed 200 yards rushing in the game.

9/13: Alabama 52, Southern Miss 12

Alabama dominated in time of possession, holding the ball for nearly 35 minutes, and the Crimson Tide amassed 547 yards of total offense on their way to 52 points. Kenyan Drake scored three touchdowns on just nine carries, and Amari Cooper caught eight passes for 135 yards and a touchdown.

9/6: Alabama 41, Florida Atlantic 0

Both Blake Sims and Jake Coker threw for more than 200 yards and the Alabama defense pitched a shutout while allowing just 88 passing yards and 57 rushing yards to FAU. Sims and Coker combined to account for three touchdowns and 430 passing yards. Amari Cooper was the biggest beneficiary, catching 13 passes for 189 yards and a touchdown. 

8/30: Alabama 33, West Virginia 23

In a game that was closer than the final score indicated, Alabama rushed for 288 yards and controlled the ball for nearly 38 minutes. Both T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry eclipsed the 100-yard mark on the ground while combining for three touchdowns, and first-time starting QB Blake Sims threw for 250 yards on 24-of-33 passing.

Mississippi State

11/8: Mississippi State 45, UT-Martin 16

The Bulldogs piled up 520 yards of total offense to blow out the Skyhawks. Dak Prescott completed 14 of 23 passes for 206 yards and two touchdowns, and he added 54 rushing yards and another score on the ground. Ashton Shumpert had a 59-yard touchdown run en route to 82 rushing yards on just four carries.

11/1: Mississippi State 17, Arkansas 10

With the win, Mississippi State got off to an 8-0 start overall and 5-0 SEC start for the first time since 1999. The Bulldogs held an opponent sackless for the first time this season. Quarterback Dak Prescott threw for 331 yards, marking the first 300-yard game of his career and the first time a quarterback has thrown for 300 yards under sixth-year head coach Dan Mullen.

10/25: Mississippi State 45, Kentucky 31

Mississippi State tailback Josh Robinson carried 23 times for 198 yards and two touchdowns, and quarterback Dak Prescott threw for 216 yards and a touchdown. Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles scored a four-yard rushing touchdown with less than three minutes remaining in the fourth quarter to narrow the deficit to seven, but the Bulldogs added another score to seal the win.

10/11: Mississippi State 38, Auburn 23

Mississippi State forced two turnovers during a 59-second stretch of the first quarter and scored 21 points in the first quarter. Bulldogs quarterback Dak Prescott completed 18 of 34 passes for 246 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. He also rushed for 121 yards and two scores. The Bulldogs and Tigers each had four turnovers with five interceptions being thrown in the game.

10/4: Mississippi State 48, Texas A&M 31

Mississippi State vaulted itself into the national title conversation with a convincing win over the Aggies. Dak Prescott entered the Heisman conversation with 268 yards passing and two touchdowns. On the ground, he had 77 yards and three more scores. The Bulldogs racked up 559 yards of total offense on the Aggies. 

9/20: Mississippi State 34, LSU 29

Mississippi State pulled off a stunning win in Death Valley in its opening SEC game of the season. In the Bulldogs' victory, Dak Prescott threw for 268 yards and two touchdowns. He also added 105 rushing yards on 22 carries and another score on the ground. Wide receiver Jameon Lewis finished the game with 116 yards on five catches with a score. At the start of the fourth quarter, the Bulldogs were up 34-10. 

9/13: Mississippi State 35, South Alabama 3

The Bulldogs earned an easy win over South AlabamaDak Prescott threw for 201 yards and one touchdown. He also went topped 100 yards on the ground again, finishing up with 139 yards on 14 carries. Mississippi State finished with 514 yards of total offense in the win. 

9/6: Mississippi State 47, UAB 34

Mississippi State held off a scrappy UAB team for the win in its second contest of the season. Dak Prescott finished the game with 211 yards through the air and four touchdowns. He added 111 yards and a touchdown on the ground. Running back Josh Robinson was the top performer out of the backfield with 124 yards on 20 carries. 

8/30: Mississippi State 49, Southern Miss 0

The Bulldogs opened up their season with a convincing win over the Eagles. Dak Prescott threw for 284 yards and four touchdowns. Josh Robinson led the way on the ground with 87 yards on 14 carries. On the afternoon, Mississippi State racked up 550 yards of total offense.

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