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2001 Mississippi State Bulldogs football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
DivisionWestern Division
2001 record3–8 (2–6 SEC)
Head coachJackie Sherrill
Offensive coordinatorSparky Woods
Defensive coordinatorJoe Lee Dunn
Home stadiumDavis Wade Stadium (45,286)
Seasons
← 2000
2002 →
2001 SEC football standings
v · d · e 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.

ScheduleEdit

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 [[{{{school}}}|Troy State]] Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS L 9–21   26,000
October 20 8:00 PM LSU Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS ESPN2 L 0–42   45,514
November 3 1:30 PM Kentucky Davis Wade Stadium • Starkville, MS 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. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released week prior to game. All times are in Central Time.
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ReferencesEdit

  1. "2001 Football News". Mississippi State Athletics. http://www.hailstate.com/SportArchives.dbml. Retrieved September 17, 2012.
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