MSU and UM plan Esports Egg Bowl matchup next month

Contact: Allison Matthews

Photo by Logan Kirkland

OXFORD, Miss.—Mississippi State communication/broadcasting major Jason A. Deshong, right, traveled to Oxford Thursday [Sept. 13] to join University of Mississippi student Cray Pennison, left, in announcing the Esports Egg Bowl, which is set for Oct. 13 at The Pavilion in Oxford. The presidents of their university’s respective esports clubs, Deshong and Pennison discussed the new partnership in support of competitive tournaments for video games. For more on MSU Esports, visit or or