Welcome to Mississippi State headquarters for the 2007 AutoZone Liberty Bowl. The Bulldogs are very excited to be back in the postseason hope their fans will join them for all the excitement! Please visit this page often for the latest news, updates, ticketing and other information on the Bulldogs' trip to Memphis to battle the Conference USA champion Knights of Central Florida!

Also visit the Liberty Bowl's official site for complete information about the game.


Mississippi State
7-5 Overall / 4-4 SEC
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2007 MSU AutoZone Liberty Bowl Media Guide
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Central Florida
10-3 Overall / 7-1 C-USA
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 2007 UCF AutoZone Liberty Bowl Media Guide
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Series: MSU leads, 1-0
(at Starkville: MSU leads, 1-0 | at Orlando: Never Met | Neutral Sites: Never Met
First Meeting: MSU 35, UCF 28 (10/25/1997 - Starkville)
Last Meeting: MSU 35, UCF 28 (10/25/1997 - Starkville)
Current Win Streak: MSU, 1 game
Last 10 Years: MSU leads, 1-0
Sylvester Croom vs. UCF: Never Met
George O'Leary vs. MSU: Never Met
Sylvester Croom vs. George O'Leary: Never Met


Gameday Information

When: Sat., Dec. 29 - 3:30 p.m. CT - Countdown to kickoff:
Where: Memphis, TN
Facility: Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium | Stadium Diagram
Tickets: The 2007 AutoZone Liberty Bowl is sold out.
Parking: Liberty Bowl Parking Information




Latest News/Updates

Dec. 29, 2007 - Bulldogs Set To Take On UCF In AutoZone Liberty Bowl Classic
Dec. 26, 2007 - Special Guest Spices Final Bulldog Practice At Rhodes
Dec. 25, 2007 - Bulldogs Spend Christmas Day With Football Family
Dec. 24, 2007 - Bulldogs Begin Bowl Prep In Memphis
Dec. 23, 2007 - Bulldogs Report For 49th AutoZone Liberty Bowl Practice
Dec. 11, 2007 - Liberty Bowl Tickets To Begin Shipping This Week
Dec. 8, 2007 - MSU Sells Final Allotment; Suspends Liberty Bowl Sales
Dec. 6, 2007 - MState Athletic Ticket Office Announces Liberty Bowl Ticket Update
Dec. 2, 2007 - MSU Selected To Play UCF In AutoZone Liberty Bowl; Tickets On Sale Monday
                     - Watch M2M video of press conference announcing MSU's acceptance of Liberty Bowl bid | Transcript
Nov. 27, 2007 - Bulldog Club Encourages Online Ticket Ordering For Bowl Game
Nov. 26, 2007 - Mississippi State To Begin Taking Bowl Ticket Orders Monday, Dec. 3

 


Broadcast Coverage

Television: ESPN will carry the game live nationally.
MSU Radio Network: The game will be available on these Bulldog affiliates
Maroon to the Max: Listen to live play-by-play on Maroon to the Max. The entire pre-game, in-game and post-game audio broadcasts will be available live beginning at 2 p.m. CT Saturday.
Live Statistics: Follow the game play-by-play through live stats.





MSU Team Travel Information/Bulldog Fan Travel Package Information

MSU Team Travel Plans: The Bulldogs will arrive in Memphis and begin practice on Dec. 23.
MSU Team Hotel: The Peabody Memphis (901-529-4000) located at 149 Union Avenue in Memphis. (Please note: No rooms will be available to the general public at the Peabody. See below for details on a special travel package being offered to Bulldog fans).

Liberty Bowl travel package information: Travel packages, including hotel room accommodations, are available through Fairwinds Travel (662-323-5007 or 888-678-7708) and on its web site, http://www.totalsportstravel.com/.

 


Weather

Current Memphis Weather
Memphis Weekend Forecast
Memphis Monthly Forecast
Current Memphis Radar




Special Events/Happenings

Visit the Liberty Bowl's site for an official calendar of events.

The MSU Alumni Association will host a Bulldog Gathering on Friday, Dec. 28, at Pat O' Brien's on Beale Street. The come-and-go, dutch treat event for all Bulldog fans will begin immediately following the Liberty Bowl Parade (which begins @ 4 p.m.) and continue through the night. WMSV (91.1 FM) will broadcast live from this event from 5 - 9 p.m. This broadcast will also be available online at http://www.wmsv.msstate.edu/.









 


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