How can you find out who was on the 1979 football roster for Mississippi State?
Here's several ideas: Check the school web site
www.mstateathletics.com, Search "Mississippi State game program
1979" (They did'nt go to a bowl that year) on E-bay. "Google" the
same phrase, or something close to it. Mississippi State did go to
a bowl the following year. They met Nebraska in the Sun Bowl. The
'80 Sun Bowl program should be an easy and inexpensive find, if the
player you are looking for was an underclassmen in '79.............
and.... Fred Collins was the rushing leader, Tony Black was passing
leader, and Mardye McDole was their top receiver. They went 3 and
8. McDole still holds season and career receiving records at