1967 Mississippi State Bulldogs football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1967 record1–9 (0–6 SEC)
Head coach
Home stadiumScott Field
(Capacity: 35,000)
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 Southeastern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Tennessee $ 6 0 0     9 2 0
No. 8 Alabama 5 1 0     8 2 1
Florida 4 2 0     6 4 0
Ole Miss 4 2 1     6 4 1
Georgia 3 2 0     7 4 0
LSU 3 2 1     7 3 1
Auburn 3 3 0     6 4 0
Kentucky 1 6 0     2 8 0
Vanderbilt 0 5 0     2 7 1
Mississippi State 0 6 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team represented Mississippi State University during the 1967 NCAA University Division football season. The Bulldogs finished 1–9 in the first season for head coach Charles Shira, who had previously served as defensive coordinator at Texas.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
September 23at No. 7 GeorgiaL 0–30
September 30FloridaL 7–24
October 7at No. 10 Texas Tech*W 7–3
October 14Southern Miss*L 14–21[3]
October 21No. 9 Houston*L 6–43
October 28at Florida State*L 12–24
November 4at AlabamaL 0–13
November 11at AuburnL 0–36
November 18at LSUL 0–55
December 2Ole MissL 3–10
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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References

  1. ^ Shira New Coach At Mississippi State, Sarasota Journal, January 11, 1967.
  2. ^ As Shira Takes Over, Getting Staff State's Big Problem, The Tuscaloosa News, January 14, 1967.
  3. ^ "USM magic changes fumbles into victory". The Clarion-Ledger. October 15, 1967. Retrieved March 22, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved December 26, 2015