Mississippi State will try to keep its winning ways going after blowing out Troy 45–17 last week. Quarterback Nick Fitzgerald stepped in for a sick Dak Prescott, who threw only six passes on the day before coming out. He completed 6 of 7 passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns. On the season, Prescott has thrown for 1,353 yards and eight touchdowns without an interception.
Louisiana Tech comes into the game on a three-game winning streak after edging out UTSA in a 34–31 win. Quarterback Jeff Driskel finished the game with over 300 yards passing for the third time this season, going 28-for-44 with 351 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. Running back Jarred Craft added a rushing touchdown to go with 72 yards on 19 carries.
How to watch
Details for Saturday’s game are below:
Kickoff: Noon ET
Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.
TV coverage: SEC Network
Radio: For a list of Louisiana Tech affiliates, click here. For a list of Mississippi State affiliates, click here.
Sept. 5: at Southern Miss (W, 34–16)
Sept. 12: vs. LSU (L, 21-19)
Sept. 19: vs. Northwestern State (W, 62–13)
Sept. 26: at Auburn (W, 17–9)
Oct. 3: Texas A&M (L, 30–17)
Oct. 10: vs. Troy (W, 45–17)
Oct. 17: vs. Louisiana Tech (Noon ET, SEC Network)
Oct. 24: vs. Kentucky (7:30 p.m. ET, SEC Network)
Nov. 5: at Missouri (9 p.m. ET, ESPN)
Nov. 14: vs. Alabama (TBD)
Nov. 21: at Arkansas (TBD)
Nov. 28: vs. Ole Miss (TBD)
Sept. 5: vs. Southern (W, 62–15)
Sept. 10: at Western Kentucky (L, 41–38)
Sept. 19: at Kansas State (L, 39–33)
Sept. 26: vs. FIU (W, 27–17)
Oct. 3: vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (W, 43–14)
Oct. 10: at UTSA (W, 34–31)
Oct. 17: at Mississippi State (Noon ET, SEC Network)
Oct. 24: vs. Middle Tennessee (3:30 p.m. ET)
Oct. 30: at Rice (8 p.m. ET, FOX Sports 1)
Nov. 7: vs. North Texas (3:30 p.m. ET)
Nov. 21: at UTEP (TBD)
Nov. 28: vs. Southern Miss (TBD)