MSU starts camp Aug. 4, early practices open to public

By NEMS Daily Journal

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s football team will report for preseason camp Aug. 1 and begin drills Aug. 4, the school said Thursday.
The first three practices will be open to the public and media. Two-a-days begin Aug. 9.
MSU is allowed 29 practices before opening the season at Memphis on Sept. 1. The Bulldogs are coming off a 9-4 season in which they beat Michigan in the Gator Bowl and finished with a No. 15 Associated Press ranking.