2001 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team

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2001 Mississippi State Bulldogs football
Mississippi State Bulldogs.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference
Western Division
2001 record 3–8 (2–6 SEC)
Head coach Jackie Sherrill
Offensive coordinator Sparky Woods
Defensive coordinator Joe Lee Dunn
Home stadium Davis Wade Stadium (45,286)
Seasons
« 2000 2002 »
2001 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
#4 Tennessee x   7 1         11 2  
#3 Florida   6 2         10 2  
#13 South Carolina   5 3         9 3  
#22 Georgia   5 3         8 4  
Kentucky   1 7         2 9  
Vanderbilt   0 8         2 9  
Western Division
#7 LSU xy   5 3         10 3  
Auburn x   5 3         7 5  
Ole Miss   4 4         7 4  
Alabama   4 4         7 5  
Arkansas   4 4         7 5  
Mississippi State   2 6         3 8  
Championship: LSU 31, Tennessee 20
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team represented Mississippi State University during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Jackie Sherrill. The Bulldogs played their home games in 2001 at Davis Wade Stadium in Starkville, Mississippi.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 6:00 PM Memphis* #19 Davis Wade StadiumStarkville, MS ESPN2 W 30–10   45,662
September 20 6:30 PM #18 South Carolina* #17 Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS ESPN L 14–16   43,579
September 29 2:30 PM at #2 Florida #21 Ben Hill Griffin StadiumGainesville, FL CBS L 0–52   85,579
October 6 6:00 PM at Auburn Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, AL ESPN2 L 14–16   86,063
October 13 1:30 PM Troy State*dagger Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS L 9–21   26,000
October 20 8:00 PM LSU Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS (Rivalry) ESPN2 L 0–42   45,514
November 3 1:30 PM Kentucky Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS (Rivalry) W 17–14   41,433
November 10 11:30 AM at Alabama Bryant–Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL (Rivalry) JPS L 17–24   83,818
November 17 1:00 PM at Arkansas Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR L 21–24   67,314
November 22 6:30 PM Ole Miss Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS (Egg Bowl) ESPN W 36–28   51,112
December 1 7:00 PM #10 BYU* Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS ESPN2 L 38–41   43,156
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released week prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2001 Football News". Mississippi State Athletics. Retrieved September 17, 2012.