November 17, 2012

Arkansas preview

Mississippi State is looking to snap a pair of three-game losing streaks today.

The Bulldogs have dropped their last three games overall and also their past three meetings with Arkansas. Kickoff against the Razorbacks is set for 11:21 a.m.

MSU will honor its 25 seniors as they take the field for the final time at Davis Wade Stadium. The Bulldogs will also pay tribute to defensive end Nick Bell, who passed away in 2010 after a battle with brain cancer and would have been a senior this year.

Arkansas leads the series 15-6-1 having claimed 12 of the last 13 meetings. The Hogs also hold a 6-4 edge in Starkville with their last win there coming in double overtime in 2010 38-31.

Last year in Little Rock, Arkansas won 44-14 behind Tyler Wilson's career performance. Wilson connected on a school record 32 completions for 365 yards and three touchdowns. The Razorbacks totaled 539 in the contest and limited State to just 211. Dylan Favre had the Bulldogs only two touchdowns - one rushing and one passing.

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