News from MSU Media Relations--Aug. 16

The latest sports news from the MSU Media Relations Department...Men's Basketball.

Men's Basketball
STARKVILLE, Miss. - ESPN announced Tuesday it has selected Mississippi State's game against Kentucky this season as part of its Super Tuesday package for the fourth-consecutive year.

The Feb. 21, 2012, showdown at Humphrey Coliseum will tip at 8 p.m.

"It's an honor to have Super Tuesday at the Hump," 14th-year MSU coach Rick Stansbury said. "There's no better team in the country to play than Kentucky. Our fans will be excited."

In addition, the SEC announced it will release the entire league slate on Thursday, Aug. 18.

A complete list of Super Tuesday games involving SEC teams is listed below:

Date-Time (CT)-Game

Jan 10-6 p.m.-Georgia at Florida
Jan 17-8 p.m.-Arkansas at Kentucky
Jan 24-8 p.m.-Kentucky at Georgia
Jan 31-8 p.m.-Vanderbilt at Arkansas
Feb 7-6 p.m.-Florida at Kentucky
Feb 14-6 p.m.-Florida at Alabama
Feb 21-8 p.m.-Kentucky at Mississippi State
Feb 28-8 p.m.-Florida at Vanderbilt

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