The rivalry between Alabama Crimson Tide-Mississippi State Bulldogs is one of the longest-running series in the Southeastern Conference. Both Alabama and Mississippi are founding members of the SEC, dating their rivalry back to 1896 and a total of 100 meetings of Bulldogs vs Crimson Tide. When Mississippi State-Alabama meet annually it's often called the 90 Mile Drive or the Battle for Highway 82 since the two campuses are the closest SEC universities with 90 miles between them on Highway 82.
Alabama Crimson Tide has always come up on top against Mississippi State in the overall series record with Alabama winning 80% of the games they play against the Bulldogs. During the last 100 meetings, Alabama has consistently had winning streaks with their longest being 22 wins between 1958-1979, while Mississippi State longest winning streak against Crimson Tide was three wins from 1996-1998. Each year the rivalry of Mississippi State vs Alabama brings these SEC teams together for an exciting match-up with Bulldogs fans ready to break their losing streak against the Crimson Tide.
Alabama-Mississippi State tickets sell quickly every season, no matter where each of the teams is expected to fall in the SEC standings. Davis Wade Stadium and Bryant-Denny Stadium may never be louder than during a Crimson Tide vs. Bulldogs game, and the impact of the game is incredible on both campuses. No matter if the game is set to take place in Tuscaloosa or Starkville, TicketCity has you covered with the best Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Alabama Crimson Tide tickets at some of the cheapest prices on the market.
Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Bryant-Denny Stadium (Tuscaloosa, AL) Crimson Tide 51, Bulldogs 3The Mississippi State Bulldogs haven’t won against rival Alabama Crimson Tide since 2007, giving Bama their ninth consecutive win in 2016 when they dominated winning with a final score of 51-3 Crimson Tide. Alabama’s freshman quarterback Jalen Hurts hit career highs in passing against the Mississippi State with 347 yards and four touchdowns. The Bulldogs offense were no feat for Alabama’s defense as Fitzgerald completed 10 of 33 passes and they were only able score 3 points with a field goal. The 2016 matchups between Mississippi State and Alabama had an average ticket price of $142.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Davis Wade Stadium (Starkville, MS) Crimson Tide 31, Bulldogs 6The Alabama vs. Mississippi State game had a slow start with no points gained in the first quarter, but Alabama came back strong in the second quarter with 21 points to Mississippi’s 3 points. The Bulldogs had a strong defense for the majority of the game but in the end wasn’t a match for the Crimson Tide’s offense to make big plays. The final score of the Mississippi State-Alabama game was 31-6 Crimson Tide.
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Bryant-Denny Stadium (Tuscaloosa, AL) Crimson Tide 25, Bulldogs 20In November, Alabama gained their 7th straight win against Mississippi State in one of the closest games between rival SEC schools, 25-20. No. 1 Mississippi State had a strong 4th quarter with 14 points, but No. 5 Alabama pulled out some clutch plays at the end of the 4th with a touchdown to overtake the Bulldogs.