The Associated Press A person familiar with the decision says that Mississippi State has hired Manny Diaz to be its new defensive coordinator. Diaz replaces Geoff Collins, who left the program in December to become defensive coordinator at Florida. The person spoke with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because an official announcement has […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jeff Scott ran for 164 yards and a touchdown and also scored on a 73-yard punt return, helping No. 25 Mississippi roll over reeling Texas 44-23 on Saturday night.
Bo Wallace passed for two touchdowns and ran for another for the Rebels (3-0), who led 14-0 midway through the first quarter before Texas scored 23 straight points.
The Rebels rallied when Andrew Ritter kicked a 52-yard field goal on the last play of the first half and Wallace directed consecutive touchdown drives in the third quarter…