Mississippi State hosts a big-time matchup Saturday with LSU coming to town, and the Bulldogs are not deviating from a Starkville tradition. In fact, they’re taking it to a new level.
In a very on-brand move, Mississippi State is fully embracing the cowbell for this weekend, perhaps more then ever before. The fun on campus starts Thursday night, with what’s being called The Cowbell Yell.
Here’s how the Bulldogs’ Twitter account previewed the event:
The wait is over!
— MSU Football 🏈 (@HailStateFB) September 14, 2017
So simple, but yet so perfect. The hype is getting real for Mississippi State, and there is probably not a more iconic cowbell video on the Internet.
Here’s the whole SNL skit for reference.
The Bulldogs and the Tigers kick off from Davis Wade Stadium Saturday at 7 p.m. ET/6 p.m. CT on ESPN.