1968 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team

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1968 Mississippi State Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1968 record 0–8–2 (0–4–1 SEC)
Head coach Charles Shira (2nd season)
Home stadium Scott Field
(Capacity: 35,000)
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →
1968 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Georgia $ 5 0 1     8 1 2
No. 13 Tennessee 4 1 1     8 2 1
No. 17 Alabama 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 4 2 0     8 3 0
No. 16 Auburn 4 2 0     7 4 0
Florida 3 2 1     6 3 1
Ole Miss 3 2 1     7 3 1
Vanderbilt 2 3 1     5 4 1
Mississippi State 0 4 2     0 8 2
Kentucky 0 7 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1968 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team represented Mississippi State University during the 1968 college football season. The Bulldogs finished winless on the year, although they did manage to tie two teams that finished with winning records, including archrival Ole Miss, led by star quarterback Archie Manning.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 21 Louisiana Tech* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi L 13–20  
September 28 Auburn Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, Mississippi L 0–26  
October 5 at No. 4 Florida Florida FieldGainesville, Florida L 14–31  
October 12 Southern Miss* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi L 14–47  
October 19 No. 15 Texas Tech* Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, Mississippi T 28–28  
October 26 at Tampa* Tampa StadiumTampa, Florida L 17–24  
November 2 at Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, Alabama (Rivalry) L 13–20  
November 9 Florida State* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi L 14–27  
November 16 at LSU Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 16–20  
November 30 at Ole Miss Hemingway StadiumOxford, Mississippi (Egg Bowl) T 17–17  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved December 26, 2015