Night kickoff for Egg Bowl

By The Associated Press

OXFORD — Kickoff for the Nov. 27 Egg Bowl game between Ole Miss and Mississippi State in Oxford has been set for 6 p.m.

It will be broadcast on ESPNU.

It’s the first night kickoff for an Egg Bowl since 2003, when Ole Miss won on Thanksgiving night in Starkville.

No. 21 Mississippi State (7-3, 3-3) hosts No. 13 Arkansas (8-2, 4-2) this Saturday at 6 p.m.

Ole Miss (4-6, 1-5 SEC) visits No. 5 LSU (9-1, 5-1) Saturday at 2:30 p.m.