The 2011 SEC bowl season is off to a good start following Mississippi State defeating the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in Nashville, TN 23-17.
The win wasn’t pretty by any stretch of the imagination, hell, it was downright subprime during the 1st quarter.
The Mississippi State offense was an insult to rust in that quarter but eventually found its rhythm and began moving the ball to a degree against Wake Forest. It was either that or Dan Mullen used the force at half-time to choke some 4th stringer to death with the storm trooper / Nintendo power gloves he was wearing.
The Bulldogs pulled through with the help of their fans furiously ringing those God awful cowbells that Music City bowl officials let MSU fans bring to the stadium.
Even future SEC member Missouri showed off what they could do by battering UNC in the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, LA by a 41-24 final score.
LSU showed how classy it can be when they took out...