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Football Notes: MSU healthy and Troy game time

first_imgMississippi State head coach Dan Mullen watches players warm up prior to the game against LSU Tigers at Davis Wade Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Bush-USA TODAY SportsMississippi State head coach Dan Mullen watches players warm up prior to the game against LSU Tigers at Davis Wade Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Bush-USA TODAY SportsSTARKVILLE Mississippi State left Auburn with a win on the field and another victory on the depth chart. The Bulldogs enter this weekend’s matchup with Texas A&M with clean bill of health.“I think our guys our healthy. I think they’re tired. only once this year have we had an opportunity to be home before 2 or 3 a.m. at their apartments or dorms,” Mullen said. “It will probably be another 3 a.m. night.”Kendrick Market returned to the field after missing MSU’s matchup with Northwestern State. The senior safety finished with eight tackles, which was second to Richie Brown’s 13.Richie Brown named SEC Defensive Player of the WeekWinston Chapman is the only Bulldog who is out for No. 21 MSU’s matchup with No. 14 Texas A&M. The long snapper tore his anterior cruciate ligament last week and will miss the remainder of the season. Hunter Bradley assumed Chapman’s role.Troy vs. Mississippi StateThe Southeastern Conference announced its television schedule for Oct. 10. Mississippi State will host Troy at 3 p.m on the SEC Network. It will be just the second time this season MSU will have played a game prior to 6 p.m.The rest of the SEC schedule for Oct .10 is:LSU at South Carolina, 11 a.m., ESPNNew Mexico State at Ole Miss, 11 a.m. SEC NetworkGeorgia at Tennessee, 2:30 p.m., CBSArkansas at Alabama, 6 p.m., ESPNFlorida at Missouri, 6:30 p.m., SEC NetworkContact Michael Bonner at [email protected] Follow @MikeBBonner on Twitter.last_img

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