Posted October 11, 2012 on mississippistate.scout.com
Mississippi State and Oklahoma State ended two months of speculation today by confirming the programs will participate in the Texas Kick Off Classic next season. The SEC Bulldogs and Big XII Cowboys will meet on August 31 in Houston’s Reliant Stadium on opening weekend of the 2013 college football schedule.
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