Mississippi State shows 68 players participating in the win over Troy. They were: (*--started this game, season GP-GS):
*S Nickoe Whitley 3-3, DB Tyrell Miller 2-0, ATH Taylor Earhart 2-0, *WR Jameon Lewis 4-4, *CB Jamerson Love
3-2, *TE Malcolm Johnson 4-3, RB Nick Griffin 4-0, WR Fred Ross 4-0, CB Justin Cox 4-0, WR/RB Brandon Holloway 3-0, *LB Deontae Skinner 4-4, *WR Robert Johnson 4-4, *CB Cedric Jiles 4-3, QB Damian Williams, LB Zach Jackson 4-0, *QB Dak Prescott 4-3, *WR Joe Morrow 4-4, TE Brandon Hill 4-1, DB Brandon Davis 2-0, *LB Matthew Wells 4-4, DB James Baldwin 2-0, S Deontay Evans 4-0, *S Kendrick Market 4-3, *RB LaDarius Perkins 3-3, RB Derrick Milton 4-0, S Quadry Antoine 2-0, CB Tolando Cleveland 3-0, RB Ashton Shumpert 3-0, CB/ST Kivon Coman 4-0, RB Josh Robinson 4-1, LB/ST Richie Brown 4-0, PK Devon Bell
4-4, P Baker Swedenburg 4-4, LB/ST Beniquez Brown 4-0, LB Ivan Muniz 2-0, TE/ST Christian Holmes 4-0, ST/DE Corvell Harrison 4-0, DE A.J. Jefferson 4-0, DE Ryan Brown 4-1, DE Torrey Dale, 2-0, *LB Benardrick McKinney 4-4, ST Hunter Bradley 2-0, DT Quay Evans 3-0, *ST Dylan Holley 4-1, OT Justin Senior 4-0, ST/OG Archie Muniz 4-0, *OG Gabe Jackson 4-4, OG Devon Desper 2-0, OC Dillon Day 4-3, PK Evan Sobiesk 2-0, *OG Ben Beckwith 4-3, OL Cole Carter 4-0, SN Winston Chapman 4-4, *OT Blaine Clausell 4-4, *OT Charles Siddoway 4-4, OG/ST Damien Robinson 4-0, WR De'Runnya Wilson 4-0, TE Rufus Warren 2-0, WR Michael Hodges 2-0, WR Jeremy Chappelle 4-0, WR Fred Brown 3-0, *DE Denico Autry 4-4, *DE Preston Smith 4-3, *DT Kaleb Eulls 4-4, DT Nelson Adams 4-0, *DT Chris Jones 4-2, DT Curtis Virges 4-0, DE John Harris 2-0.
*New players from game-three were: DB Tyrell Miller, ATH Taylor Earhart, QB Damian Williams, DB Brandon Davis, LB Ivan Muniz, S Quadry Antoine, DB James Baldwin, DE Torrey Dale, ST Hunter Bradley, OG Devon Desper, PK Evan Sobiesk, WR Michael Hodges, DE John Harris.
*New starters from week-three were CB Jamerson Love, OC Dylan Holley, DE Preston Smith, DT Chris Jones. It was the first career start for Holley.
*Previous week starters who did not start game-four were CB Taveze Calhoun (inj), OC Dillon Day, DE Ryan Brown, DT P.J. Jones.
*Redshirted 2012 freshmen yet to be activated: CB Will Redmond (susp), TE Gus Walley (inj), DT Jordan Washington.
*True freshmen yet to be activated: WR Shelby Christy, OL Jamaal Clayborn, OL Kent Flowers, LB Dez Harris, CB Jahmere Irvin-Sills, CB Gabe Myles, DE Trent Simpson, OL Jake Thomas, DB Brandon Wells. However, the post-game participation list showed both #35 Myles and #60 Clayborn as playing. This is yet to be confirmed.