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After 3: LSU trails Mississippi State 27-24

FOLLOW ALONG: The defending champion LSU Tigers host Mississippi State
Posted at 12:00 PM, Sep 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-26 18:39:54-04

After 3: LSU trails Mississippi State 27-24
Tigers came out of halftime with a 15-play drive, but LSU had to settle with a Cade York field goal to tie the game at 17. Trailing 20-17 later, Myles Brennan connected with Terrace Marshall for a 37 yard TD to give LSU a 24-20 lead. The very next play from scrimmage, Bulldogs running back Kylin Hill caught a 75 yard touchdown pass to put MSU back in front.

Bulldogs QB K.J. Costello has 470 yards and 3 TDs through 3 quarters.

HALFTIME: LSU trails Mississippi State 17-14

There was more fireworks in the 2nd quarter for both teams. It started with LSU linebacker Jabril Cox's pick-6 from 14 yards out to give LSU a 7-3 lead. After trailing 10-7, QB Myles Brennan connected with freshman tight end Arik Gilbert on a 2 yard touchdown.

Mississippi State offense really began to torch LSU defensive backs in the 2nd. Bulldogs QB K.J. Costello is 21-36 for 292 yards, 2 TDs and 1 INT at halftime. Wide Receiver Osirus Mitchell already has 5 catches for 132 yards and 1 TD.

LSU is not only the defending national champs, but the Tigers also have the longest winning streak in the nation on the line at 16 games.

After 1: LSU trails Mississippi State 3-0

It's been a relatively slow start for both teams so far. Only 111 yards combine for the Tigers and Bulldogs. LSU has 2 sacks, courtesy of Jacoby Stevens and Ali Gaye.

Follow along with LSU with our manicured feed of Tigers' reporters, including our own KATC Sports Team, as they host Mississippi State in the season opener.

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