Mississippi State dressed out 84 for the non-conference home game with Gardner-Webb.
Of these, 60 got into action. That compares to the season-high 62 who played at Tulane. This week's participants were: (*-starter; games played this season-game started).
S Keith Fitzhugh 4-0, *S Derek Pegues 4-4, *WR Tony Burks 4-3, *LB Gabe O'Neal 4-4, S Demario Bobo 3-0, *S De'Mon Glanton 4-4, ST Keon Humphries 3-0, *LB Dominic Douglas 4-4, CB Anthony Johnson 4-3, *QB Wes Carroll 4-1, WR Co-Eric Riley 4-0, QB Josh Riddell 2-0, *LB Jamar Chaney 4-4, *CB Jasper O'Quinn 3-1, *HB Anthony Dixon 4-4, ST Tyler Threadgill 3-0, DB Jarvis Williams 1-0, ST Jarvis Kyles 4-0, *CB Tay Bowser 4-1, HB Christian Ducre 4-1, ST Arnil Stallworth 4-0, ST Justin Williams 4-0, LB K.J. Wright 1-0, *FB Brandon Hart 4-1, LB Jamon Hughes 4-0, PK Adam Carlson 4-4, FB Eric Hoskins 1-0, DE Tim Bailey 4-0, CB Chris Nance 4-0,
S Zach Smith 4-0, P Blake McAdams 4-4, ST Ben Shelton 3-0, SN Aaron Feld 4-4, *TE Dezmond Sherrod 4-2, *DE Avery Hannibal 4-4, *OG Anthony Strauder 4-4, *DE Titus Brown 4-4, ST Anthony Littlejohn 4-0, OC Johnny Carpenter 3-0, *OG J.D. Hamilton 4-4, OT J. C. Brignone 3-0, OT Mark Melichar 3-0, *OG Craig Jenkins 4-4, *OC Royce Blackledge 4-4, *OT Michael Brown 4-4, OG Mike Gates 4-0, OT Derek Sherrod 3-0, WR Brandon McRae 4-1, TE Jason Husband 4-0, FB Jeremy Jones 4-1, WR Lance Long 4-0, *WR Aubrey Bell 4-2, TE Eric Butler 4-2, WR Jamayel Smith 4-3, DT Cortez McCraney 4-3, DT Rodney Prince 3-0, *DT Kyle Love 4-1, DE Jimmie Holmes 4-0, *DT LaMarcus Williams 4-1, DT Quinton Wesley 4-0.
*Players dressed out who did not play were: HB Robert Elliott, QB Chris Relf, QB Zack Harrington, CB Marcus Washington 3-3, QB Robert Ambers, S Wade Bonner, WR Andrew Ellard, PK Brad Moore, DB Emmanuel Gatling, WR Ryan Mason 1-0, FB Taurus Young, ST Devon Edwards 1-0, ST Karlin Brown 2-0, OL Chris Herrera, LB Mark Brown, LB Mark Lynn, OC Chris Spencer, SN Anthony Bowles, OL John McMillan, OT Roland Terry 2-0, TE Austin Wilbanks, ST Brandon Henderson, DE Brandon Cooper, DT Jessie Bowman 3-3.
*New starters for this game were: QB Wes Carroll, CB Jasper O'Quinn, CB Tay Bowser, FB Brandon Hart, TE Dezmond Sherrod, DT Kyle Love, DT LaMarcus Williams. It was the first start for all of these except Bell.
*Game-three starters who did not start this week were: QB Mike Henig 3-3, CB Anthony Johnson, CB Marcus Washington, TE Eric Butler, WR Jamayel Smith, DT Cortez McCraney, DT Jessie Bowman.
*New players this week were: ST Keon Humphries, O'Quinn, ST Tyler Threadgill, ST K.J. Wright, ST Jarvis Kyles, ST Jarvis Williams, FB Eric Hoskins, OC Johnny Carpenter, OT Mark Melichar, OG J.C. Brignone. It was Wright's first college action, and he is the sixth true freshman to see action this season. Hoskins also made his debut tonight. It was Williams' first appearance of the season.
*Players at Auburn who did not participate today were: Henig, Washington, ST Karlin Brown, Bowman.
*Captains for this game were: DE Avery Hannibal, OT J.D. Hamilton, TE Jason Husband.