PHOTO GALLERY: Mississippi State blows out Michigan in Gator Bowl

By Mark Long/The Associated Press





















JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mississippi State displayed a program and a coach on the rise with an overwhelming performance in the Gator Bowl.
Chris Relf accounted for four touchdowns, Vick Ballard ran for three scores and coach Dan Mullen’s 21st-ranked Bulldogs routed the Wolverines 52-14 on Saturday.
Mississippi St. Bowl History
The Associated Press

Record: 8-6

Jan. 1, 2011 Gator Bowl – Mississippi St. 52, Michigan 14

Dec. 29, 2007 Liberty Bowl – Mississippi St. 10, Central Florida 3

Dec. 31, 2000 Independence Bowl – Mississippi St. 43, Texas A&M 41, OT

Dec. 30, 1999 Peach Bowl – Mississippi St. 17, Clemson 7

Jan. 1, 1999 Cotton Bowl – Texas 38, Mississippi St. 11

Jan. 1, 1995 Peach Bowl – North Carolina St. 28, Mississippi St. 24

Jan. 2, 1993 Peach Bowl -North Carolina 21, Mississippi St. 14

Dec. 29, 1991 Liberty Bowl – Air Force 38, Mississippi St. 15

Dec. 31, 1981 Hall of Fame Bowl – Mississippi St. 10, Kansas 0

Dec. 27, 1980 Sun Bowl – Nebraska 31, Mississippi St. 17

Dec. 28, 1974 Sun Bowl – Mississippi St. 26, North Carolina 24

Dec. 21, 1963 Liberty Bowl – Mississippi St. 16, North Carolina St. 12

Jan. 1, 1941 Orange Bowl – Mississippi St. 14, Georgetown 7

Jan. 1, 1937 Orange Bowl – Duquesne 13, Mississippi St. 12

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