RivalsSee also: College rivalry #United States
In football, Mississippi State and Mississippi meet each year in the Egg Bowl. The game was first played in 1901, with the Rebels currently leading the all-time series 60–42–6. MSU has won three straight and 4 of the last 5.
In basketball, MSU leads the series over Mississippi 138–105 and has won 16 of the last 20 and 20 of the last 26.
In baseball, Mississippi State now leads the series 241–196–5. Over the last 30 years, the Bulldogs are 90–52 against the Rebels.
For the "Big 3" sports (football, men's basketball, and baseball), head-to-head Mississippi State leads Mississippi 421–361–11.
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Famous quotes containing the word rivals:
“What poet would not grieve to see
His brother write as well as he?
But rather than they should excel,
Hed wish his rivals all in Hell.”
—Jonathan Swift (16671745)