MSU Football vs. UMass (Blackout Game)

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 11:00 am

Join Coach Dan Mullen and his Mississippi State Bulldogs as they take on the University of Massachusetts Minutemen at Davis Wade Stadium at Scott Field! Fans are encouraged to wear black for this "blackout" game. The C Spire Fan Zone featuring inflatables and face painting opens at 8 a.m. Miss Maroon and White Sydney Ogletree will sign autographs and fans can take photos with MSU mascot Jak from 10-10:30 a.m. The Dawg Walk starts at 9 a.m. in The Junction. All Bulldog fans are encouraged to stop by the MSU Alumni Association's tailgate tent in front of the Leo Seal M-Club Building in The Junction. Free food and drinks, music, face painting, pompoms and stickers will be available while supplies last. Multiple giveaways and contests will take place throughout the game, including a cowbell giveaway and halftime contest for the chance to win free tuition. The Famous Maroon Band and MSU Spirit Squads will perform. Hail State Rewards members ( and Bully's Kids Club members ( will receive 100 points for attendance. Information on the Davis Wade Stadium clear bag policy is available online at The game will be televised on the SEC Network. Bulldog Football is on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @HailStateFB. Find all-access coverage of the program on Snapchat by searching for “HailStateSnap.” Hail State and Go Dawgs!

Additional Information
MSU Dining meal plan holders may redeem Flex dollars at the student concession stands. To add additional Flex dollars, visit Visit to learn more about exciting Maroon Memories experiences being offered for the game! If you require special assistance relating to a disability, contact Rhett Hobart at