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Familiar SEC East foe: MSU set to play host to Kentucky Thursday

October 21, 2013

Mississippi State running back LaDarius Perkins (27) runs against Kentucky during the 2010 game at Davis Wade Stadium. (SDN file photo)

Mississippi State's only constant from the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division is Kentucky.
The Bulldogs and Wildcats have been playing every year since 1990. During that span, MSU is 14-9 against UK.
Coach Dan Mullen took over the Bulldog program in 2009 and he is 4-0 against the Wildcats. 
With the Wildcats always being on the Bulldog schedule, Mullen views the game as a rivalry game.
"Since I've been here, we've played Kentucky every single year," Mullen said at his Monday press conference. "That's your East crossover, and that leads to a little bit of a rivalry. That's the team on the other side of the league you play every year. I know our guys will look forward to this game and treat it as a little bit of a rivalry game for us." 
MSU host Kentucky this Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. The game can be seen on ESPN. 

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