User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
Horses
More
Betting Tools

 
Egg Bowl moved to Thanksgiving night

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi-Mississippi State rivalry game, known as the Egg Bowl, will be played on Thanksgiving night this season for the first time since 2003.

Advertisement
ESPN was looking for a game to televise on Thanksgiving night and the two Southeastern Conference schools were happy to move from Saturday of that same weekend.

The 110th Egg Bowl will be played Nov. 28 at Davis Wade Stadium. The game has been played on Thanksgiving 20 times, including from 1998-2003.

Mississippi State athletic director Scott Stricklin said in a statement Wednesday that it is a ``tremendous opportunity for our state's largest football game to be played on the largest stage of a crowded football weekend.''

Ole Miss snapped a three-game winning streak by the Bulldogs in last year's Egg Bowl.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2014
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Dobish: College Betting Recap - Week 13
Nelson: 4th Quarter Covers - Week 13
Edwards: Who's Next in Gainesville?
FSU remains No. 1 in AP poll
Florida State faces another test in Florida
Mariota focused on the Civil War rivalry
Mississippi State riding high into Egg Bowl
Iron Bowl warmups over for Auburn, 'Bama
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NCAAFB College Football Handicapper Sports Picks Records
NCAAFB Hot Streaks
12-3 L2 Saturdays, 13-3 L16
3-1 Saturday, 8-2 L10 Picks
42-23 L9 Saturdays, 60% +2,013
62%, +1,685 Overall This Season
6-2 Saturday, 31-17 L48 Picks
9-3 L12 G-Plays, +1,688 This Year
5-2 Saturday, 9-3 Week 13
7-3 Last 2 Saturdays
5-2 Sat., 26-13 Last 6 Saturdays
8-4 +390 L12 Picks, 10-4 G-Plays TY
4-0 Record Saturday
5-2 L3 Saturdays, 10-5 L15 Picks
6-2 L8 G-Plays, 12-6 L4 Saturdays
3-0, +325 L3 Guarantees
4-0 L4 Guaranteed Plays
10-3 Record L2 Saturdays
10-3 Guaranteed Plays TY
5-2 Record Saturday
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2014 CFB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 2013
Dave Cokin + 1685
Michael Black + 1668
Last Week's Leaders
Handicapper Money
Tony Stoffo + 550
Paul Bovi + 470
Mark Franco + 400
Percentage Leaders
Handicapper Pct
Dave Cokin 62 %
The SportsBoss 61 %
Kevin Rogers 60 %
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 665
Jimmy Boyd + 590
Michael Black + 375
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Stephen Nover + 1157
Kyle Hunter + 1038
Tony Stoffo + 622
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Dave Cokin + 1365
Kevin Rogers + 725
Stephen Nover + 540
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy NFL Perfect Lineup Contest