Auburn vs Mississippi State



                      Auburn vs Mississippi State (Final)
                                 NCAA Football
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

Box Score


                               Box Score (Final)
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

  Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
  -----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
  Auburn.............. 14 14 14  7  - 49       Record: (5-1)
  Mississippi State...  0  7  0  8  - 15       Record: (2-3)


  Scoring Summary:
  1st 09:12 AU - Kevin McLeod 1 yd run (Jaret Holmes kick), 15 plays, 80 yards, TOP 5:48, AU 7 - MSU 0
      01:16 AU - Tyrone Goodson 7 yd pass from Dameyune Craig (Jaret Holmes kick), 4 plays, 33 yards, TOP 1:08, AU 14 - MSU 0
  2nd 11:06 AU - Dan Evans 36 yd interception return (Jaret Holmes kick), AU 21 - MSU 0
      04:45 MSU - Lahitia Grant 9 yd pass from Matt Wyatt (Brian Hazelwood kick), 3 plays, 11 yards, TOP 1:25, AU 21 - MSU 7
      00:59 AU - Markeith Cooper 19 yd pass from Dameyune Craig (Jaret Holmes kick), 6 plays, 61 yards, TOP 1:04, AU 28 - MSU 7
  3rd 02:34 AU - Tyrone Goodson 22 yd pass from Dameyune Craig (Jaret Holmes kick), 4 plays, 65 yards, TOP 1:14, AU 35 - MSU 7
      00:14 AU - Willie Gosha 26 yd pass from Dameyune Craig (Jaret Holmes kick), 3 plays, 22 yards, TOP 0:33, AU 42 - MSU 7
  4th 12:21 MSU - Jeremy Jones 81 yd pass from Matt Wyatt (Robert Isaac pass), 1 plays, 81 yards, TOP 0:13, AU 42 - MSU 15
      08:26 AU - Tyrone Dillard 35 yd pass from Jon Cooley (Jaret Holmes kick), 8 plays, 63 yards, TOP 3:55, AU 49 - MSU 15

                                       AU      MSU
  FIRST DOWNS...................       28       14
  RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............    39-57    36-70
  PASSING YDS (NET).............      429      216
  Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  42-29-0  33-16-2
  TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   81-486   69-286
  Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
  Punt Returns-Yards............     4-43     6-87
  Kickoff Returns-Yards.........      0-0     1-19
  Interception Returns-Yards....     2-36      0-0
  Punts (Number-Avg)............   7-40.1   7-44.0
  Fumbles-Lost..................      1-0      1-1
  Penalties-Yards...............     8-80     9-61
  Possession Time...............    31:08    28:52
  Sacks By: Number-Yards........     4-30     5-56

  RUSHING: Auburn-Rusty Williams 10-44, Markeith Cooper 7-28, Fred
  Beasley 2-9, C. Pennington 3-2, Kevin McLeod 3-2, Jon Cooley 1-1, Dameyune
  Craig 13-minus 29. Mississippi State-Robert Isaac 13-38, Chris Rainey 4-33,
  Tony Buckhalter 8-27, Rob Morgan 1-4, Nakia Greer 1-4, L. Woodberry 1-minus
  1, Derrick Taite 3-minus 12, Matt Wyatt 5-minus 23.

  PASSING: Auburn-Dameyune Craig 28-41-0-394, Jon Cooley 1-1-0-35.
  Mississippi State-Matt Wyatt 12-22-1-170, Derrick Taite 3-7-0-36, Rob Morgan
  1-4-1-10.

  RECEIVING: Auburn-Tyrone Goodson 10-145, Karsten Bailey 5-85, Robert
  Baker 5-59, Willie Gosha 4-64, Rusty Williams 2-25, Markeith Cooper 2-16,
  Tyrone Dillard 1-35. Mississippi State-Jeremy Jones 3-95, Lahitia Grant
  3-39, John Jennings 3-32, Cameron Floyd 3-18, L. Woodberry 1-11, Lo Armstead
  1-10, Nakia Greer 1-7, Robert Isaac 1-4.

  INTERCEPTIONS: Auburn-Dan Evans 1-36, Charles Rose 1-0. Mississippi
  State-None.

  Stadium: Scott Field           Attendance: 40728
  Kickoff time: 2:37 pm   End of Game: 6:01 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:24
  Officials: Referee: Rom Gilbert; Umpire: Butch Hannah; Linesman: Bobby Towns;
  Line judge: M. McGinnis; Back judge: H. Mitchell; Field judge: Ronnie Fuqua;
  Side judge: T. Szymanski;
  Temperature: 72        Wind: Calm      Weather: Sunny


        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

  SACKS (UA-A): Auburn-Mark Smith 2-0, Terry Solomon 1-0, Antwoine
  Nolan 1-0, Charles Dorsey 1-0, Ryan Taylor 1-0. Mississippi State-Tim Nelson
  1-1, Gregory Favors 1-0, Dereck Rush 1-0, Kevin Sluder 0-1.

  TACKLES (UA-A): Auburn-M. Mostella 4-6, Marcus Camp 3-6, Jimmy
  Brumbaugh 4-4, Rodney Crayton 6-1, Ricky Neal 4-3, Terry Solomon 1-6,
  Antwoine Nolan 5-1, Ryan Taylor 3-3, M. Washington 3-2, M. Houston 2-3,
  Charles Dorsey 2-3, Mark Smith 3-1, Charles Rose 3-0, Brad Ware 2-0, Quinton
  Reese 2-0, Dan Evans 2-0, Michael Mallard 1-1, Nate Smith 0-2, Larry Melton
  1-0, C. Pennington 1-0, Haven Fields 1-0, Brandon Morrow 1-0, Will Andrews
  1-0, Darryl Riggins 0-1, Barrett Askew 0-1. Mississippi State-K. Roberson
  7-4, Dwayne Curry 4-4, Tim Nelson 4-3, Paul Lacoste 4-1, Gregory Favors 4-1,
  Earnest Garner 4-0, Adesola Badon 4-0, Dereck Rush 4-0, Terry Day 1-2,
  Cornell Menafee 0-3, Izell McGill 2-0, Eric Daniel 2-0, Henry Ellis 2-0, A.
  Derricks 1-1, Marvin Coley 1-1, Eric Dotson 1-0, Eric Brown 1-0, Kevin
  Sluder 0-1, Larry Campbell 0-1.


  Game Starters:

  Auburn                                    Mississippi State

  POS  ## OFFENSE                           POS  ## OFFENSE
  WR   5  Karsten Bailey                    SE   1  L. Woodberry
  ST   78 Jeno James                        TE   81 John Jennings
  SG   68 Victor Riley                      LT   79 Brent Smith
  C    52 James Kiger                       LG   59 Brad Ainsworth
  TG   60 Leonard Thomas                    C    57 Dan Hoover
  TT   73 Jim Roe                           RG   52 Henry McCann
  WR   83 Tyrone Goodson                    RT   76 Robert Hicks
  QB   16 Dameyune Craig                    FL   4  Lahitia Grant
  TB   3  Rusty Williams                    QB   7  Matt Wyatt
  FB   43 Kevin McLeod                      TB   36 Robert Isaac
  WR   21 Robert Baker                      FB   31 Nakia Greer

  POS  ## DEFENSE                           POS  ## DEFENSE
  LE   99 Shannon Suttle                    DE   54 Earnest Garner
  NG   96 Jimmy Brumbaugh                   RT   94 Terry Day
  RE   97 Mark Smith                        NG   98 Eric Dotson
  OLB  44 Terry Solomon                     LT   41 Michael Lindsey
  ILB  50 Ricky Neal                        DE   56 Gregory Favors
  ILB  55 Takeo Spikes                      LB   20 Paul Lacoste
  OLB  47 M. Mostella                       LB   44 Dwayne Curry
  LCB  26 Marlon Taylor                     RCB  25 Adesola Badon
  SS   25 M. Houston                        FS   24 K. Roberson
  FS   27 Brad Ware                         DOG  5  Eric Daniel
  RCB  13 Antwoine Nolan                    LCB  8  Izell McGill

Play-by-Play Summary



                               Play-by-Play Summary (1st quarter)
                                         NCAA Football
                Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

  A 1-10 A35   MSU ball on MSU35.

               Jeff Walker kickoff 65 yards to the AU0, touchback.
  A 1-10 A20   Robert Baker pass from Dameyune Craig for 10 yards to the AU30, 1ST DOWN
               AU, out-of-bounds (K. Roberson).
  A 1-10 A30   Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Robert Baker, dropped pass.
  A 2-10 A30   Robert Baker pass from Dameyune Craig for 15 yards to the AU45, 1ST DOWN
               AU, out-of-bounds (Adesola Badon).
  A 1-10 A45   Rusty Williams rush for 2 yards to the AU47 (Paul Lacoste).
  A 2-8  A47   Robert Baker pass from Dameyune Craig for 9 yards to the MSU44, 1ST DOWN
               AU (Izell McGill).
  A 1-10 S44   Rusty Williams rush for 5 yards to the MSU39 (Gregory Favors,Terry Day).
  A 2-5  S39   Karsten Bailey pass from Dameyune Craig for 3 yards to the MSU36 (Adesola
               Badon).
  A 3-2  S36   Dameyune Craig rush for 6 yards to the MSU30, 1ST DOWN AU (K.
               Roberson,Dwayne Curry).
  A 1-10 S30   Markeith Cooper rush for 8 yards to the MSU22 (Adesola Badon).
  A 2-2  S22   Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 10 yards to the MSU12, 1ST
               DOWN AU (K. Roberson).
  A 1-10 S12   Fred Beasley rush for 5 yards to the MSU7 (Paul Lacoste).
  A 2-5  S07   Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 3 yards to the MSU4 (K.
               Roberson,Paul Lacoste).
  A 3-2  S04   Kevin McLeod rush for 1 yard to the MSU3 (Dwayne Curry).
  A 4-1  S03   Dameyune Craig rush for 2 yards to the MSU1, 1ST DOWN AU (Dereck
               Rush).
  A 1-1  S01   Kevin McLeod rush for 1 yard to the MSU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:12.
               Jaret Holmes kick attempt good.

====================
====================  AUBURN 7, MISSISSIPPI STATE 0
====================

------------->  15 plays, 80 yards, TOP 05:48

               Jaret Holmes kickoff 58 yards to the MSU7, Robert Isaac return 19 yards to
               the MSU26 (C. Pennington).
  S 1-10 S26   MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 09:12 (1st).
  S 1-10 S26   L. Woodberry rush for loss of 1 yard to the MSU25 (M. Houston).
  S 2-11 S25   Robert Isaac pass from Matt Wyatt for 4 yards to the MSU29 (Antwoine Nolan).
  S 3-7  S29   John Jennings pass from Matt Wyatt for 6 yards to the MSU35 (Antwoine
               Nolan), PENALTY MSU holding 16 yards to the MSU13, NO PLAY.
  S 3-23 S13   Nakia Greer rush for 4 yards to the MSU17 (Mark Smith).
  S 4-19 S17   Andy Russ punt 50 yards to the AU33, Robert Baker return 8 yards to the AU41
               (Tim Nelson,Cornell Menafee), PENALTY AU illegal block 10 yards to the
               AU31, 1st and 10, AU ball on AU31.
------------->  3 plays, -9 yards, TOP 02:46

  A 1-10 A31   AUBURN drive start at 06:26 (1st).
  A 1-10 A31   Rusty Williams pass from Dameyune Craig for 19 yards to the AU50, 1ST
               DOWN AU (Dwayne Curry).
  A 1-10 A50   Rusty Williams rush for 4 yards to the MSU46 (Terry Day).
  A 2-6  S46   Rusty Williams pass from Dameyune Craig for 6 yards to the MSU40, 1ST
               DOWN AU (Paul Lacoste).
  A 1-10 S40   Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Tyrone Goodson (K. Roberson).
  A 2-10 S40   Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Rusty Williams, dropped pass.
  A 3-10 S40   Dameyune Craig sacked for loss of 22 yards to the AU38, fumble by Dameyune
               Craig recovered by AU Jim Roe at AU38.
  A 4-32 A38   Jaret Holmes punt 54 yards to the MSU8, Robert Isaac return 10 yards to the
               MSU18 (Ryan Taylor).
------------->  6 plays, 7 yards, TOP 02:23

  S 1-10 S18   MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 04:03 (1st).
  S 1-10 S18   Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to L. Woodberry.
  S 2-10 S18   Tony Buckhalter rush for 3 yards to the MSU21 (M. Mostella).
  S 3-7  S21   Matt Wyatt sacked for loss of 9 yards to the MSU12 (Antwoine Nolan).
  S 4-16 S12   Andy Russ punt 39 yards to the AU49, Robert Baker return 8 yards to the
               MSU43 (Cornell Menafee,Tim Nelson), PENALTY MSU illegal block 10 yards to
               the MSU33, 1st and 10, AU ball on MSU33.
------------->  3 plays, -6 yards, TOP 01:39

  A 1-10 S33   AUBURN drive start at 02:24 (1st).
  A 1-10 S33   PENALTY MSU offside defense 5 yards to the MSU28.
  A 1-5  S28   Robert Baker pass from Dameyune Craig for 9 yards to the MSU19, 1ST DOWN
               AU (Dwayne Curry).
  A 1-10 S19   Karsten Bailey pass from Dameyune Craig for 8 yards to the MSU11 (Dwayne
               Curry,A. Derricks).
  A 2-2  S11   Fred Beasley rush for 4 yards to the MSU7, 1ST DOWN AU (Dereck Rush).
  A 1-7  S07   Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 7 yards to the MSU0, TOUCHDOWN,
               clock 01:16.
               Jaret Holmes kick attempt good.

====================
====================  AUBURN 14, MISSISSIPPI STATE 0
====================

------------->  4 plays, 33 yards, TOP 01:08

               Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
  S 1-10 S20   MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 01:16 (1st).
  S 1-10 S20   Robert Isaac rush for 3 yards to the MSU23 (M. Mostella).
  S 2-7  S23   Lahitia Grant pass from Matt Wyatt for 19 yards to the MSU42, 1ST DOWN
               MSU (Antwoine Nolan,Ryan Taylor).
  S 1-10 S42   Matt Wyatt rush for loss of 3 yards to the MSU39 (Jimmy Brumbaugh).

Play-by-Play Summary (2nd quarter)

S 2-13 S39 Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00. S 2-13 S39 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete (M. Mostella). S 3-13 S39 Lahitia Grant pass from Matt Wyatt for 11 yards to the MSU50 (Rodney Crayton). S 4-2 S50 Andy Russ punt 44 yards to the AU6, Robert Baker return 0 yards to the AU6 (Henry Ellis), PENALTY AU clipping 5 yards to the AU1, 1st and 10, AU ball on AU1. -------------> 5 plays, 30 yards, TOP 02:16 A 1-10 A01 AUBURN drive start at 14:00 (2nd). A 1-10 A01 Karsten Bailey pass from Dameyune Craig for 49 yards to the AU50, 1ST DOWN AU (Tim Nelson). A 1-10 A50 Dameyune Craig rush for loss of 3 yards to the AU47. A 2-13 A47 Dameyune Craig sacked for loss of 13 yards to the AU34 (Tim Nelson). A 3-26 A34 Dameyune Craig rush for 16 yards to the AU50 (Eric Dotson). A 4-10 A50 Jaret Holmes punt 50 yards to the MSU0, touchback. -------------> 4 plays, 49 yards, TOP 01:59 S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 12:01 (2nd). S 1-10 S20 Cameron Floyd pass from Matt Wyatt for 4 yards to the MSU24 (Rodney Crayton). S 2-6 S24 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Cameron Floyd. S 3-6 S24 PENALTY MSU off-side 5 yards to the MSU19. S 3-11 S19 Matt Wyatt pass intercepted by Dan Evans at MSU36, Dan Evans return 36 yards to the MSU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:06. -------------> 3 plays, -1 yards, TOP 00:55 Jaret Holmes kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 21, MISSISSIPPI STATE 0 ==================== Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 11:06 (2nd). S 1-10 S20 Robert Isaac rush for 3 yards to the MSU23 (Nate Smith). S 2-7 S23 Robert Isaac rush for no gain to the MSU23 (Charles Dorsey,Ricky Neal). S 3-7 S23 L. Woodberry pass from Matt Wyatt for 11 yards to the MSU34, 1ST DOWN MSU (Dan Evans). S 1-10 S34 Nakia Greer pass from Matt Wyatt for 7 yards to the MSU41 (Ricky Neal). S 2-3 S41 Robert Isaac rush for loss of 3 yards to the MSU38 (Jimmy Brumbaugh). S 3-6 S38 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Robert Isaac. S 4-6 S38 PENALTY MSU illegal procedure 5 yards to the MSU33. S 4-11 S33 Andy Russ punt 52 yards to the AU15, Robert Baker return 27 yards to the AU42 (Tim Nelson). -------------> 6 plays, 13 yards, TOP 03:21 A 1-10 A42 AUBURN drive start at 07:45 (2nd). A 1-10 A42 Rusty Williams rush for 5 yards to the AU47 (Dwayne Curry). A 2-5 A47 Dameyune Craig sacked for loss of 5 yards to the AU42 (Gregory Favors). A 3-10 A42 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Tyrone Goodson, dropped pass. A 4-10 A42 TEAM punt BLOCKED, recovered by MSU Adesola Badon at AU11, Adesola Badon for no gain to the AU11 (blocked by Adesola Badon). -------------> 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 01:35 S 1-10 A11 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 06:10 (2nd). S 1-10 A11 Tony Buckhalter rush for 2 yards to the AU9 (Ricky Neal). S 2-8 A09 Tony Buckhalter rush for no gain to the AU9 (M. Houston). S 3-8 A09 Lahitia Grant pass from Matt Wyatt for 9 yards to the AU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:45. Brian Hazelwood kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 21, MISSISSIPPI STATE 7 ==================== -------------> 3 plays, 11 yards, TOP 01:25 Jeff Walker kickoff 65 yards to the AU0, touchback. A 1-10 A20 AUBURN drive start at 04:45 (2nd). A 1-10 A20 Karsten Bailey pass from Dameyune Craig for 7 yards to the AU27 (Eric Daniel). A 2-3 A27 Rusty Williams rush for 1 yard to the AU28 (Eric Brown). A 3-2 A28 PENALTY AU substitution infraction 5 yards to the AU23. A 3-7 A23 Dameyune Craig rush for loss of 2 yards to the AU21 (Earnest Garner). A 4-9 A21 Jaret Holmes punt 41 yards to the MSU38, Robert Isaac return 17 yards to the AU45 (M. Mostella). -------------> 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 02:18 S 1-10 A45 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 02:27 (2nd). S 1-10 A45 Jeremy Jones pass from Matt Wyatt for 6 yards to the AU39 (Rodney Crayton). S 2-4 A39 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Robert Isaac (M. Mostella). S 3-4 A39 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Trey Belcher. S 4-4 A39 Timeout MSU, clock 02:11. S 4-4 A39 Timeout MSU, clock 02:11. S 4-4 A39 Brian Hazelwood field goal attempt from 56 BLOCKED, recovered by MSU TM at AU39, clock 02:03 (blocked by Jimmy Brumbaugh). -------------> 4 plays, 6 yards, TOP 00:24 A 1-10 A39 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Robert Baker (Izell McGill). A 2-10 A39 Karsten Bailey pass from Dameyune Craig for 18 yards to the MSU43, 1ST DOWN AU, out-of-bounds (Adesola Badon). A 1-10 S43 Willie Gosha pass from Dameyune Craig for 7 yards to the MSU36 (Dwayne Curry,Terry Day). A 2-3 S36 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete. A 3-3 S36 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 12 yards to the MSU24, 1ST DOWN AU, out-of-bounds (K. Roberson). A 1-10 S24 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete, PENALTY MSU offside defense 5 yards to the MSU19, NO PLAY. A 1-5 S19 Markeith Cooper pass from Dameyune Craig for 19 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN AU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:59. Jaret Holmes kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 28, MISSISSIPPI STATE 7 ==================== -------------> 6 plays, 61 yards, TOP 01:04 Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 00:59 (2nd). S 1-10 S20 Robert Isaac rush for 6 yards to the MSU26 (M. Houston). S 2-4 S26 Timeout AU, clock 00:49. S 2-4 S26 Robert Isaac rush for 3 yards to the MSU29 (Quinton Reese). S 3-1 S29 Timeout AU, clock 00:43. S 3-1 S29 PENALTY MSU illegal procedure 5 yards to the MSU24. S 3-6 S24 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Lahitia Grant (Rodney Crayton). S 4-6 S24 Andy Russ punt 37 yards to the AU39, downed. -------------> 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:35 A 1-10 A39 AUBURN drive start at 00:24 (2nd). A 1-10 A39 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 33 yards to the MSU28, 1ST DOWN AU (Izell McGill). A 1-10 S28 Robert Baker pass from Dameyune Craig for 16 yards to the MSU12, 1ST DOWN AU, out-of-bounds (Gregory Favors). A 1-10 S12 Jaret Holmes field goal attempt from 29 MISSED, spot at MSU20, clock 00:00. -------------> 3 plays, 49 yards, TOP 00:24

Play-by-Play Summary (3rd quarter)

S 1-10 S20 Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, AU ball on AU35. Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 15:00 (3rd). S 1-10 S20 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to Lahitia Grant (Rodney Crayton). S 2-10 S20 Matt Wyatt sacked for loss of 6 yards to the MSU14 (Mark Smith), PENALTY AU face mask 15 yards to the MSU35, 1ST DOWN MSU, NO PLAY. S 1-10 S35 Robert Isaac rush for 5 yards to the MSU40 (Quinton Reese). S 2-5 S40 Tony Buckhalter rush for 2 yards to the MSU42 (Ricky Neal). S 3-3 S42 John Jennings pass from Derrick Taite for 16 yards to the AU42, 1ST DOWN MSU (Brad Ware). S 1-10 A42 Timeout MSU, clock 12:53. S 1-10 A42 Robert Isaac rush for 6 yards to the AU36 (Marcus Camp). S 2-4 A36 Robert Isaac rush for 3 yards to the AU33 (M. Houston). S 3-1 A33 Derrick Taite rush for 1 yard to the AU32, 1ST DOWN MSU (Ricky Neal). S 1-10 A32 Derrick Taite pass incomplete to Lahitia Grant (Rodney Crayton). S 2-10 A32 Derrick Taite sacked for no gain to the AU32 (Terry Solomon). S 3-10 A32 Derrick Taite pass incomplete to L. Woodberry (Dan Evans). S 4-10 A32 Brian Hazelwood field goal attempt from 49 MISSED, spot at AU32, clock 10:08. -------------> 11 plays, 48 yards, TOP 04:52 A 1-10 A32 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Robert Baker. A 2-10 A32 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Karsten Bailey (Gregory Favors). A 3-10 A32 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 17 yards to the AU49, 1ST DOWN AU (K. Roberson). A 1-10 A49 PENALTY MSU offside defense 5 yards to the MSU46. A 1-5 S46 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Karsten Bailey, dropped pass. A 2-5 S46 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 7 yards to the MSU39, 1ST DOWN AU, out-of-bounds (K. Roberson). A 1-10 S39 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 19 yards to the MSU20, 1ST DOWN AU (K. Roberson). A 1-10 S20 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete to Tyrone Goodson, dropped pass. A 2-10 S20 Timeout AU, clock 09:05. A 2-10 S20 Willie Gosha pass from Dameyune Craig for 9 yards to the MSU11 (K. Roberson,Cornell Menafee). A 3-1 S11 Kevin McLeod rush for no gain to the MSU11 (Dwayne Curry,K. Roberson). A 4-1 S11 Dameyune Craig rush for 2 yards to the MSU9, 1ST DOWN AU (K. Roberson). A 1-9 S09 Dameyune Craig sacked for loss of 6 yards to the MSU15 (Dereck Rush). A 2-15 S15 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete. A 3-15 S15 Dameyune Craig sacked for loss of 10 yards to the MSU25 (Kevin Sluder,Tim Nelson). A 4-25 S25 Jaret Holmes field goal attempt from 42 MISSED, spot at MSU25, clock 06:06. -------------> 14 plays, 43 yards, TOP 04:02 S 1-10 S25 John Jennings pass from Derrick Taite for 12 yards to the MSU37, 1ST DOWN MSU (Rodney Crayton). S 1-10 S37 Tony Buckhalter rush for 4 yards to the MSU41 (Mark Smith). S 2-6 S41 Jeremy Jones pass from Derrick Taite for 8 yards to the MSU49, 1ST DOWN MSU (Antwoine Nolan). S 1-10 S49 Derrick Taite pass incomplete to Trey Belcher. S 2-10 S49 Derrick Taite sacked for loss of 13 yards to the MSU36 (Ryan Taylor). S 3-23 S36 Derrick Taite pass incomplete to Lahitia Grant (Rodney Crayton). S 4-23 S36 Andy Russ punt 29 yards to the AU35, out-of-bounds. -------------> 6 plays, 11 yards, TOP 02:18 A 1-10 A35 AUBURN drive start at 03:48 (3rd). A 1-10 A35 Rusty Williams rush for 1 yard to the AU36 (Paul Lacoste). A 2-9 A36 Willie Gosha pass from Dameyune Craig for 22 yards to the MSU42, 1ST DOWN AU (Earnest Garner). A 1-10 S42 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 15 yards to the MSU27, 1ST DOWN AU (Eric Daniel). A 1-10 S27 PENALTY MSU offside defense 5 yards to the MSU22. A 1-5 S22 Tyrone Goodson pass from Dameyune Craig for 22 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN AU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 02:34. Jaret Holmes kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 35, MISSISSIPPI STATE 7 ==================== -------------> 4 plays, 65 yards, TOP 01:14 Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 02:34 (3rd). S 1-10 S20 Robert Isaac rush for 11 yards to the MSU31, 1ST DOWN MSU (M. Washington). S 1-10 S31 Robert Isaac rush for loss of 2 yards to the MSU29 (Jimmy Brumbaugh). S 2-12 S29 Robert Isaac rush for 2 yards to the MSU31 (Antwoine Nolan,Jimmy Brumbaugh). S 3-10 S31 Matt Wyatt sacked for loss of 8 yards to the MSU23 (Mark Smith), fumble by Matt Wyatt recovered by AU Ryan Taylor at MSU22. -------------> 4 plays, 2 yards, TOP 01:47 A 1-10 S22 AUBURN drive start at 00:47 (3rd). A 1-10 S22 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete. A 2-10 S22 Dameyune Craig rush for 6 yards to the MSU16 (Gregory Favors), PENALTY AU illegal block 10 yards to the MSU26. A 2-14 S26 2nd and 14. A 2-14 S26 Willie Gosha pass from Dameyune Craig for 26 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN AU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:14. Jaret Holmes kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 42, MISSISSIPPI STATE 7 ==================== -------------> 3 plays, 22 yards, TOP 00:33 Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 00:14 (3rd). S 1-10 S20 Tony Buckhalter rush for 8 yards to the MSU28 (Marcus Camp).

Play-by-Play Summary (4th quarter)

S 2-2 S28 Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00. S 2-2 S28 Tony Buckhalter rush for 7 yards to the MSU35, 1ST DOWN MSU (Marcus Camp). S 1-10 S35 John Jennings pass from Matt Wyatt for 4 yards to the MSU39, out-of-bounds (Ryan Taylor). S 2-6 S39 Tony Buckhalter rush for 1 yard to the MSU40 (Rodney Crayton). S 3-5 S40 Matt Wyatt rush for 4 yards to the MSU44 (M. Washington). S 4-1 S44 Chris Rainey rush for no gain to the MSU44 (Jimmy Brumbaugh). -------------> 6 plays, 24 yards, TOP 01:41 A 1-10 S44 AUBURN drive start at 13:33 (4th). A 1-10 S44 Dameyune Craig pass incomplete. A 2-10 S44 PENALTY AU personal foul 15 yards to the AU41. A 2-25 A41 Markeith Cooper pass from Dameyune Craig for loss of 3 yards to the AU38 (Marvin Coley). A 3-28 A38 Dameyune Craig rush for no gain to the AU38, out-of-bounds (Dereck Rush). A 4-28 A38 Jaret Holmes punt 54 yards to the MSU8, Robert Isaac return 11 yards to the MSU19 (Ryan Taylor). -------------> 3 plays, -18 yards, TOP 00:59 S 1-10 S19 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 12:34 (4th). S 1-10 S19 Jeremy Jones pass from Matt Wyatt for 81 yards to the AU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:21. Matt Wyatt pass attempt to Robert Isaac good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 42, MISSISSIPPI STATE 15 ==================== -------------> 1 plays, 81 yards, TOP 00:13 Jeff Walker kickoff 28 yards to the AU37, downed. A 1-10 A37 AUBURN drive start at 12:21 (4th). A 1-10 A37 Rusty Williams rush for 6 yards to the AU43 (Earnest Garner). A 2-4 A43 Markeith Cooper rush for 3 yards to the AU46 (Earnest Garner). A 3-1 A46 Timeout AU, clock 11:09. A 3-1 A46 Jon Cooley rush for 1 yard to the AU47, 1ST DOWN AU (Larry Campbell,Marvin Coley). A 1-10 A47 Markeith Cooper rush for 3 yards to the AU50 (Gregory Favors). A 2-7 A50 Markeith Cooper rush for 12 yards to the MSU38, 1ST DOWN AU (Tim Nelson). A 1-10 S38 Markeith Cooper rush for 5 yards to the MSU33 (Henry Ellis). A 2-5 S33 Markeith Cooper rush for loss of 2 yards to the MSU35 (A. Derricks). A 3-7 S35 Tyrone Dillard pass from Jon Cooley for 35 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN AU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:26. A 1-2 S02 PENALTY AU illegal procedure 5 yards to the MSU7. Jaret Holmes kick attempt good. ==================== ==================== AUBURN 49, MISSISSIPPI STATE 15 ==================== -------------> 8 plays, 63 yards, TOP 03:55 Jaret Holmes kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback. S 1-10 S20 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 08:26 (4th). S 1-10 S20 Cameron Floyd pass from Matt Wyatt for 5 yards to the MSU25 (Haven Fields). S 2-5 S25 Cameron Floyd pass from Matt Wyatt for 9 yards to the MSU34, 1ST DOWN MSU (Dan Evans). S 1-10 S34 Robert Isaac rush for 1 yard to the MSU35 (Michael Mallard). S 2-9 S35 Matt Wyatt rush for loss of 6 yards to the MSU29. S 3-15 S29 Matt Wyatt pass incomplete to John Jennings (Charles Rose). S 4-15 S29 Andy Russ punt 57 yards to the AU14, downed. -------------> 5 plays, 9 yards, TOP 02:38 A 1-10 A14 AUBURN drive start at 05:48 (4th). A 1-10 A14 Rusty Williams rush for 22 yards to the AU36, 1ST DOWN AU. A 1-10 A36 C. Pennington rush for 1 yard to the AU37. A 2-9 A37 Rusty Williams rush for loss of 1 yard to the AU36. A 3-10 A36 Rusty Williams rush for loss of 1 yard to the AU35. A 4-11 A35 Timeout MSU, clock 03:46. A 4-11 A35 Jeremy Zills punt 41 yards to the MSU24, Robert Isaac return 9 yards to the MSU33. -------------> 4 plays, 21 yards, TOP 02:12 S 1-10 S33 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 03:36 (4th). S 1-10 S33 Chris Rainey rush for 5 yards to the MSU38 (Dave Beasley,Will Andrews). S 2-5 S38 Chris Rainey rush for 4 yards to the MSU42, out-of-bounds. S 3-1 S42 Chris Rainey rush for 24 yards to the AU34, 1ST DOWN MSU (Charles Rose). S 1-10 A34 Rob Morgan pass incomplete. S 2-10 A34 Rob Morgan pass incomplete (Ryan Taylor). S 3-10 A34 Lo Armstead pass from Rob Morgan for 10 yards to the AU24, 1ST DOWN MSU. S 1-10 A24 Rob Morgan pass intercepted by Charles Rose at AU2, Charles Rose return 0 yards to the AU2. -------------> 7 plays, 43 yards, TOP 02:02 A 1-10 A02 AUBURN drive start at 01:34 (4th). A 1-10 A02 C. Pennington rush for 1 yard to the AU3. A 2-9 A03 Timeout MSU, clock 01:26. A 2-9 A03 Markeith Cooper rush for loss of 1 yard to the AU2. A 3-10 A02 C. Pennington rush for no gain to the AU2. A 4-10 A02 Jeremy Zills punt 41 yards to the AU43, Robert Isaac return 9 yards to the AU34 (Larry Melton), PENALTY AU personal foul 15 yards to the AU19, 1st and 10, MSU ball on AU19. -------------> 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 01:34 S 1-10 A19 MISSISSIPPI STATE drive start at 00:00 (4th). S 1-10 A19 Rob Morgan rush for 4 yards to the AU15 (Charles Dorsey,Bobby Daffin). S 2-6 A15 End of 2nd half, clock 00:00. -------------> 1 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:00 FINAL SCORE ==================== ==================== AUBURN 49, MISSISSIPPI STATE 15 ====================

Drive Chart



                              Drive Chart (Final)
                                 NCAA Football
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

                   Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
  Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  AU       1st A20  15:00  Kickoff       S00  09:12 *TOUCHDOWN     15-80  05:48
  AU       1st A31  06:26  Punt          A38  04:03  Punt           6-7   02:23
  AU       1st S33  02:24  Punt          S00  01:16 *TOUCHDOWN      4-33  01:08
  AU       2nd A01  14:00  Punt          A50  12:01  Punt           4-49  01:59
  AU       2nd S00  11:06  Interception  S00  11:06 *TOUCHDOWN      0-0   00:00
  AU       2nd A42  07:45  Punt          A42  06:10  Punt           3-0   01:35
  AU       2nd A20  04:45  Kickoff       A21  02:27  Punt           3-1   02:18
  AU       2nd A39  02:03  Missed FG     S00  00:59 *TOUCHDOWN      6-61  01:04
  AU       2nd A39  00:24  Punt          S12  15:00  Missed FG      3-49  00:24
  AU       3rd A32  10:08  Missed FG     S25  06:06  Missed FG     14-43  04:02
  AU       3rd A35  03:48  Punt          S00  02:34 *TOUCHDOWN      4-65  01:14
  AU       3rd S22  00:47  Fumble        S00  00:14 *TOUCHDOWN      3-22  00:33
  AU       4th S44  13:33  Downs         A38  12:34  Punt           3--18 00:59
  AU       4th A37  12:21  Kickoff       S00  08:26 *TOUCHDOWN      8-63  03:55
  AU       4th A14  05:48  Punt          A35  03:36  Punt           4-21  02:12
  AU       4th A02  01:34  Interception  A02  00:00  Punt           3-0   01:34

  MSU      1st S26  09:12  Kickoff       S17  06:26  Punt           3--9  02:46
  MSU      1st S18  04:03  Punt          S12  02:24  Punt           3--6  01:39
  MSU      1st S20  01:16  Kickoff       S50  14:00  Punt           5-30  02:16
  MSU      2nd S20  12:01  Punt          S19  11:06  Interception   3--1  00:55
  MSU      2nd S20  11:06  Kickoff       S33  07:45  Punt           6-13  03:21
  MSU      2nd A11  06:10  Punt          A00  04:45 *TOUCHDOWN      3-11  01:25
  MSU      2nd A45  02:27  Punt          A39  02:03  Missed FG      4-6   00:24
  MSU      2nd S20  00:59  Kickoff       S24  00:24  Punt           3-4   00:35
  MSU      3rd S20  15:00  Missed FG     S20  15:00  Kickoff        0-0   00:00
  MSU      3rd S20  15:00  Kickoff       A32  10:08  Missed FG     11-48  04:52
  MSU      3rd S25  06:06  Missed FG     S36  03:48  Punt           6-11  02:18
  MSU      3rd S20  02:34  Kickoff       S22  00:47  Fumble         4-2   01:47
  MSU      3rd S20  00:14  Kickoff       S44  13:33  Downs          6-24  01:41
  MSU      4th S19  12:34  Punt          A00  12:21 *TOUCHDOWN      1-81  00:13
  MSU      4th S20  08:26  Kickoff       S29  05:48  Punt           5-9   02:38
  MSU      4th S33  03:36  Punt          A24  01:34  Interception   7-43  02:02
  MSU      4th A19  00:00  Punt          A15  00:00  End of half    1-4   00:00

  AU                        1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                            Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
  Time of possession       09:19 07:20 05:49 08:40   16:39 14:29 31:08
  3rd Down Conversions      1/3   1/4   1/3   2/5     2/7   3/8   5/15
  Avg Field Position        A39   A28   A48   A27     A32   A36   A34
  4th Down Conversions      1/1   0/0   1/1   0/0     1/1   1/1   2/2

  MSU                       1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                            Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
  Time of possession       05:41 07:40 09:11 06:20   13:21 15:31 28:52
  3rd Down Conversions      0/2   2/7   2/5   2/4     2/9   4/9   6/18
  Avg Field Position        S21   S40   S21   S24     S33   S22   S28
  4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   0/0   0/1     0/0   0/1   0/1


                            Drive Chart (By Quarter)

                   Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
  Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

  AU       1st A20  15:00  Kickoff       S00  09:12 *TOUCHDOWN     15-80  05:48
  MSU      1st S26  09:12  Kickoff       S17  06:26  Punt           3--9  02:46
  AU       1st A31  06:26  Punt          A38  04:03  Punt           6-7   02:23
  MSU      1st S18  04:03  Punt          S12  02:24  Punt           3--6  01:39
  AU       1st S33  02:24  Punt          S00  01:16 *TOUCHDOWN      4-33  01:08
  MSU      1st S20  01:16  Kickoff       S50  14:00  Punt           5-30  02:16

  AU       2nd A01  14:00  Punt          A50  12:01  Punt           4-49  01:59
  MSU      2nd S20  12:01  Punt          S19  11:06  Interception   3--1  00:55
  AU       2nd S00  11:06  Interception  S00  11:06 *TOUCHDOWN      0-0   00:00
  MSU      2nd S20  11:06  Kickoff       S33  07:45  Punt           6-13  03:21
  AU       2nd A42  07:45  Punt          A42  06:10  Punt           3-0   01:35
  MSU      2nd A11  06:10  Punt          A00  04:45 *TOUCHDOWN      3-11  01:25
  AU       2nd A20  04:45  Kickoff       A21  02:27  Punt           3-1   02:18
  MSU      2nd A45  02:27  Punt          A39  02:03  Missed FG      4-6   00:24
  AU       2nd A39  02:03  Missed FG     S00  00:59 *TOUCHDOWN      6-61  01:04
  MSU      2nd S20  00:59  Kickoff       S24  00:24  Punt           3-4   00:35
  AU       2nd A39  00:24  Punt          S12  15:00  Missed FG      3-49  00:24

  MSU      3rd S20  15:00  Missed FG     S20  15:00  Kickoff        0-0   00:00
  MSU      3rd S20  15:00  Kickoff       A32  10:08  Missed FG     11-48  04:52
  AU       3rd A32  10:08  Missed FG     S25  06:06  Missed FG     14-43  04:02
  MSU      3rd S25  06:06  Missed FG     S36  03:48  Punt           6-11  02:18
  AU       3rd A35  03:48  Punt          S00  02:34 *TOUCHDOWN      4-65  01:14
  MSU      3rd S20  02:34  Kickoff       S22  00:47  Fumble         4-2   01:47
  AU       3rd S22  00:47  Fumble        S00  00:14 *TOUCHDOWN      3-22  00:33
  MSU      3rd S20  00:14  Kickoff       S44  13:33  Downs          6-24  01:41

  AU       4th S44  13:33  Downs         A38  12:34  Punt           3--18 00:59
  MSU      4th S19  12:34  Punt          A00  12:21 *TOUCHDOWN      1-81  00:13
  AU       4th A37  12:21  Kickoff       S00  08:26 *TOUCHDOWN      8-63  03:55
  MSU      4th S20  08:26  Kickoff       S29  05:48  Punt           5-9   02:38
  AU       4th A14  05:48  Punt          A35  03:36  Punt           4-21  02:12
  MSU      4th S33  03:36  Punt          A24  01:34  Interception   7-43  02:02
  AU       4th A02  01:34  Interception  A02  00:00  Punt           3-0   01:34
  MSU      4th A19  00:00  Punt          A15  00:00  End of half    1-4   00:00

Team Statistics



                            Team Statistics (Final)
                                 NCAA Football
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

                                                    AU      MSU

               FIRST DOWNS...................       28       14
                 Rushing.....................        7        4
                 Passing.....................       21        9
                 Penalty.....................        0        1
               Rushing Attempts..............       39       36
               Yards Gained Rushing..........      123      116
               Yards Lost Rushing............       66       46
               NET YARDS RUSHING.............       57       70
               NET YARDS PASSING.............      429      216
                 Passes Attempted............       42       33
                 Passes Completed............       29       16
                 Had Intercepted.............        0        2
               TOTAL OFFENSIVE PLAYS.........       81       69
               TOTAL NET YARDS...............      486      286
                 Average Gain Per Play.......      6.0      4.1
               Fumbles: Number-Lost..........      1-0      1-1
               Penalties: Number-Yards.......     8-80     9-61
               Number of Punts-Yards.........    7-281    7-308
                 Average Per Punt............     40.1     44.0
               Punt Returns: Number-Yards....     4-43     6-87
               Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards.      0-0     1-19
               Interceptions: Number-Yards...     2-36      0-0
               Fumble Returns: Number-Yards..      0-0      0-0
               Miscellaneous Yards...........        0        0
               Possession Time...............    31:08    28:52
               Third-Down Conversions........  5 of 15  6 of 18
               Fourth-Down Conversions.......   2 of 2   0 of 1
               Sacks By: Number-Yards........     4-30     5-56

Individual Statistics



                                 Individual Statistics (Final)
                                         NCAA Football
                Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

  Auburn                                           Mississippi State   

  Rushing         No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg     Rushing         No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
  --------------------------------------------     --------------------------------------------
  Rusty Williams  10   46    2   44  0 22  4.4     Robert Isaac    13   43    5   38  0 11  2.9
  Markeith Cooper  7   31    3   28  0 12  4.0     Chris Rainey     4   33    0   33  0 24  8.3
  Fred Beasley     2    9    0    9  0  5  4.5     Tony Buckhalter  8   27    0   27  0  8  3.4
  C. Pennington    3    2    0    2  0  1  0.7     Rob Morgan       1    4    0    4  0  4  4.0
  Kevin McLeod     3    2    0    2  1  1  0.7     Nakia Greer      1    4    0    4  0  4  4.0
  Jon Cooley       1    1    0    1  0  1  1.0     L. Woodberry     1    0    1   -1  0  0 -1.0
  Dameyune Craig  13   32   61  -29  0 16 -2.2     Derrick Taite    3    1   13  -12  0  1 -4.0
  Totals...       39  123   66   57  1 22  1.5     Matt Wyatt       5    4   27  -23  0  4 -4.6
                                                   Totals...       36  116   46   70  0 24  1.9

  Passing         Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sck      Passing         Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sck
  -------------------------------------------      -------------------------------------------
  Dameyune Craig    41-28-0   394  4   49   5      Matt Wyatt        22-12-1   170  2   81   2
  Jon Cooley         1-1-0     35  1   35   0      Derrick Taite      7-3-0     36  0   16   2
  Totals...         42-29-0   429  5   49   5      Rob Morgan         4-1-1     10  0   10   0
                                                   Totals...         33-16-2   216  2   81   4

  Receiving        No.  Yds   TD Long              Receiving        No.  Yds   TD Long
  -----------------------------------              -----------------------------------
  Tyrone Goodson    10  145    2   33              Jeremy Jones       3   95    1   81
  Karsten Bailey     5   85    0   49              Lahitia Grant      3   39    1   19
  Robert Baker       5   59    0   16              John Jennings      3   32    0   16
  Willie Gosha       4   64    1   26              Cameron Floyd      3   18    0    9
  Rusty Williams     2   25    0   19              L. Woodberry       1   11    0   11
  Markeith Cooper    2   16    1   19              Lo Armstead        1   10    0   10
  Tyrone Dillard     1   35    1   35              Nakia Greer        1    7    0    7
  Totals...         29  429    5   49              Robert Isaac       1    4    0    4
                                                   Totals...         16  216    2   81

  Punting          No.  Yds   Avg Long             Punting          No.  Yds   Avg Long
  ------------------------------------             ------------------------------------
  Jaret Holmes       4  199  49.8   54             Andy Russ          7  308  44.0   57
  Jeremy Zills       2   82  41.0   41             Totals...          7  308  44.0   57
  TEAM               1    0   0.0    0
  Totals...          7  281  40.1   54

                    Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept                      Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
  All Returns     No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg    All Returns     No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
  ---------------------------------------------    ---------------------------------------------
  Robert Baker     4  43 27  0   0  0  0   0  0    Robert Isaac     5  56 17  1  19 19  0   0  0
  Charles Rose     0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0    Adesola Badon    1  31  0  0   0  0  0   0  0
  Dan Evans        0   0  0  0   0  0  1  36 36    Totals...        6  87 17  1  19 19  0   0  0
  Totals...        4  43 27  0   0  0  2  36 36

  Field goal attempts                              Field goal attempts
  ----------------------------------------         ----------------------------------------
  Jaret Holmes    2nd 00:00  29 yds - Missed       Brian Hazelwood 2nd 02:03  56 yds - Blocked
  Jaret Holmes    3rd 06:06  42 yds - Missed       Brian Hazelwood 3rd 10:08  49 yds - Missed

Defensive Statistics



                          Defensive Statistics (Final)
                                 NCAA Football
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

    Auburn              
    ## Player            UT   AT Total ForLoss FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    47 M. Mostella        4    6    10   1-6     .     .    2    .      /
    42 Marcus Camp        3    6     9    .      .     .    .    .      /
    96 Jimmy Brumbaugh    4    4     8   2-7     .     .    .    1      /
    10 Rodney Crayton     6    1     7    .      .     .    4    .      /
    50 Ricky Neal         4    3     7    .      .     .    .    .      /
    44 Terry Solomon      1    6     7    .      .     .    .    .   1.0/1
    13 Antwoine Nolan     5    1     6    .      .     .    .    .   1.0/9
    6  Ryan Taylor        3    3     6    .     1-0    .    1    .   1.0/13
    82 M. Washington      3    2     5    .      .     .    .    .      /
    25 M. Houston         2    3     5    .      .     .    .    .      /
    91 Charles Dorsey     2    3     5    .      .     .    .    .   1.0/4
    97 Mark Smith         3    1     4    .      .     .    .    .   2.0/16
    31 Charles Rose       3    .     3    .      .     1    1    .      /
    27 Brad Ware          2    .     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    86 Quinton Reese      2    .     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    9  Dan Evans          2    .     2    .      .     1    .    .      /
    93 Michael Mallard    1    1     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    94 Nate Smith         .    2     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    28 Larry Melton       1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    40 C. Pennington      1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    54 Haven Fields       1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    12 Brandon Morrow     1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    45 Will Andrews       1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    1  Darryl Riggins     .    1     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    46 Barrett Askew      .    1     1    .      .     .    .    .      /

    Mississippi State   
    ## Player            UT   AT Total ForLoss FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    24 K. Roberson        7    4    11    .      .     .    1    .      /
    44 Dwayne Curry       4    4     8    .      .     .    .    .      /
    17 Tim Nelson         4    3     7   2-23    .     .    .    .   1.5/23
    20 Paul Lacoste       4    1     5    .      .     .    .    .      /
    56 Gregory Favors     4    1     5   1-5     .     .    1    .   1.0/5
    54 Earnest Garner     4    .     4   1-2     .     .    .    .      /
    25 Adesola Badon      4    .     4    .      .     .    .    1      /
    50 Dereck Rush        4    .     4   1-6     .     .    .    .   1.0/6
    94 Terry Day          1    2     3    .      .     .    .    .      /
    40 Cornell Menafee    .    3     3    .      .     .    .    .      /
    8  Izell McGill       2    .     2    .      .     .    1    .      /
    5  Eric Daniel        2    .     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    45 Henry Ellis        2    .     2    .      .     .    .    .      /
    6  A. Derricks        1    1     2   1-2     .     .    .    .      /
    93 Marvin Coley       1    1     2   1-3     .     .    .    .      /
    98 Eric Dotson        1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    18 Eric Brown         1    .     1    .      .     .    .    .      /
    48 Kevin Sluder       .    1     1   1-10    .     .    .    .   0.5/10
    46 Larry Campbell     .    1     1    .      .     .    .    .      /

Scoring Summary



                            Scoring Summary (Final)
                                 NCAA Football
        Auburn vs Mississippi State (Oct 12, 1996 at Starkville, Miss.)

                     Auburn (5-1) vs. Mississippi State (2-3)
 Date: Oct 12, 1996  Site: Starkville, Miss.     Stadium: Scott Field
 Attendance: 40728

 Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
 -----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
 Auburn.............. 14 14 14  7  - 49
 Mississippi State...  0  7  0  8  - 15



    Team     Qtr Time   Scoring play                                   Conversion                Plays-Yards  TOP       AU - MSU    
    ----     --- ----   ------------                                   ----------                -----------  ---  -----------------

    AU       1st 09:12  Kevin McLeod 1 yd run                          Jaret Holmes kick           15-80     5:48        7 - 0

    AU       1st 01:16  Tyrone Goodson 7 yd pass from Dameyune Craig   Jaret Holmes kick            4-33     1:08       14 - 0

    AU       2nd 11:06  Dan Evans 36 yd interception return            Jaret Holmes kick                                21 - 0

    MSU      2nd 04:45  Lahitia Grant 9 yd pass from Matt Wyatt        Brian Hazelwood kick         3-11     1:25       21 - 7

    AU       2nd 00:59  Markeith Cooper 19 yd pass from Dameyune Craig Jaret Holmes kick            6-61     1:04       28 - 7

    AU       3rd 02:34  Tyrone Goodson 22 yd pass from Dameyune Craig  Jaret Holmes kick            4-65     1:14       35 - 7

    AU       3rd 00:14  Willie Gosha 26 yd pass from Dameyune Craig    Jaret Holmes kick            3-22     0:33       42 - 7

    MSU      4th 12:21  Jeremy Jones 81 yd pass from Matt Wyatt        Robert Isaac pass            1-81     0:13       42 - 15

    AU       4th 08:26  Tyrone Dillard 35 yd pass from Jon Cooley      Jaret Holmes kick            8-63     3:55       49 - 15




 Kickoff time: 2:37 pm   End of Game: 6:01 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:24
 Officials: Referee: Rom Gilbert; Umpire: Butch Hannah; Linesman: Bobby Towns;
 Line judge: M. McGinnis; Back judge: H. Mitchell; Field judge: Ronnie Fuqua;
 Side judge: T. Szymanski;
 Temperature: 72        Wind: Calm      Weather: Sunny


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