Mississippi State dressed out the maximum 70 players allowed for SEC road games. Of these, 55 got into the action at South Carolina. That compares to the season-high 64 who played last week in the Gardner-Webb game. This week's participants were: (*-starter; games played this season-game started).
S Keith Fitzhugh 5-0, *S Derek Pegues 5-5, *WR Tony Burks 5-4, *LB Gabe O'Neal 5-5, *S Demario Bobo 4-1, *S De'Mon Glanton 5-5, ST Keon Humphries 4-0, *LB Dominic Douglas 5-5, *CB Anthony Johnson 5-4, QB Wes Carroll 5-1, *WR Co-Eric Riley 5-0, *QB Josh Riddell 2-0, *CB Marcus Washington 3-3, *LB Jamar Chaney 5-5, *HB Anthony Dixon 5-5, ST Tyler Threadgill 4-0, ST Jarvis Kyles 5-0, ST Tay Bowser 5-1, HB Christian Ducre 5-1, HB Arnil Stallworth 5-0, ST Justin Williams 5-0, LB K.J. Wright 3-0, *FB Brandon Hart 5-1, LB Jamon Hughes 5-0, PK Adam Carlson 5-5, DE Tim Bailey 5-0, CB Chris Nance 5-0, ST Zach Smith 5-0, P Blake McAdams 5-5, ST Ben Shelton 4-0, SN Aaron Feld 5-5, TE Dezmond Sherrod 5-3, *DE Avery Hannibal 5-5, *OG Anthony Strauder 5-5, *DE Titus Brown 5-5, LB Anthony Littlejohn 5-0, *OG J.D. Hamilton 5-5, *OG Craig Jenkins 5-5, *OC Royce Blackledge 5-5, *OT Michael Brown 5-5, OG Mike Gates 5-0, WR Brandon McRae 5-1, TE Jason Husband 5-0, FB Jeremy Jones 5-1, WR Lance Long 5-0, WR Aubrey Bell 5-2, TE Eric Butler 5-2, *WR Jamayel Smith 5-3, DT Cortez McCraney 5-3, DT Rodney Prince 4-0, DT Jessie Bowman 4-3, *DT Kyle Love 5-2, DE Jimmie Holmes 5-0, DT LaMarcus Williams 5-1, DT Quinton Wesley 5-0.
*Players dressed out who did not play were: CB Jasper O'Quinn 3-1, ST Karlin Brown 3-0, OC Johnny Carpenter 3-0, OT J. C. Brignone 3-0, OT Mark Melichar 3-0, OT Derek Sherrod 3-0, ST Brandon Henderson 1-0, QB Chris Relf, PK Brad Moore, ST Devon Edwards 1-0, OL Chris Herrera, OC Chris Spencer, SN Anthony Bowles, OT Roland Terry 2-0, DE Brandon Cooper.
*Players dressed for Gardner-Webb who did not make the road roster were: HB Robert Elliott, QB Zack Harrington (quit team), QB Robert Ambers, S Wade Bonner, WR Andrew Ellard, DB Emmanuel Gatling, FB Taurus Young, LB Mark Brown, LB Mark Lynn, OL John McMillan, TE Austin Wilbanks 1-0.
*New starters for game-five were: S Demario Bobo, CB Anthony Johnson, QB Josh Riddell, WR Co-Eric Riley, CB Marcus Washington, FB Brandon Hart. It was the first start for Riddell and Riley.
*Game-four starters who did not start this week were: QB Wesley Carroll, CB Jasper O'Quinn, CB Tay Bowser, TE Dezmond Sherrod, WR Aubrey Bell, DT LaMarcus Williams.
*New players this week were: CB Washington, DT Jessie Bowman.
*Players last week who did not participate today were: FB Eric Hoskins 1-0, ST Ryan Mason 2-0, DB Jarvis Williams 1-0, TE Austin Wilbanks.
*Captains for this game were: TE Dezmond Sherrod, DE Titus Brown, ST Jarvis Kyles.