JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - On Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, Mississippi State hosted its first practice in Jacksonville in preparation for the 2013 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl at EverBank Field. The team practiced at the University of North Florida before attending the Ponte Vedra Beach Inn & Club for a beach party.
For video of interviews with Head Coach Dan Mullen and players Tyler Russell, Chad Bumphis, Johnthan Banks and Darius Slay, click here.
For video highlights of practice as well as interviews with Les Koenning, Tony Hughes and LaDarius Perkins, click here.
For video highlights of the beach party including a competitive beach volleyball game, click here.
The players return to practice Friday afternoon before a player outing at Latitude 30 Friday night.