Mississippi State dressed out 86 players for the Homecoming Game with UAB, which was not under SEC roster-limits. Of these 64 played, matching the season-high set in the Gardner-Webb game. This week's participants were: (*-starter; games played this season-game started).
S Keith Fitzhugh 6-0, *S Derek Pegues 6-6, WR Tony Burks 6-4, *LB Gabe O'Neal 6-6, S Demario Bobo 5-1, QB Mike Henig 4-3; *S De'Mon Glanton 6-6, ST Keon Humphries 5-0, *LB Dominic Douglas 6-6, *CB Anthony Johnson 6-5, *QB Wes Carroll 6-2, WR Co-Eric Riley 6-0, *CB Marcus Washington 5-5, *LB Jamar Chaney 6-6, ST Jasper O'Quinn 5-1, HB Anthony Dixon 6-5, ST Tyler Threadgill 5-0, ST Jarvis Kyles 6-0, *HB Christian Ducre 6-2, HB Arnil Stallworth 6-0, ST Justin Williams 6-0, ST K.J. Wright 3-0, ST Brandon Hart 6-2, LB Jamon Hughes 6-0, PK Adam Carlson 6-6, *FB Eric Hoskins 2-1, DE Tim Bailey 6-0, ST Zach Smith 6-0, P Blake McAdams 6-6, DB Emmanuel Gatling 1-0, ST Ben Shelton 5-0, SN Aaron Feld 6-6, WR Ryan Mason 2-0, *TE Dezmond Sherrod 6-4, *DE Avery Hannibal 6-6, ST Karlin Brown 4-0, *OG Anthony Strauder 6-6, *DE Titus Brown 6-6, LB Anthony Littlejohn 6-0, ST Mark Brown 1-0, *OG J.D. Hamilton 6-6, ST Mark Lynn 1-0, OG J. C. Brignone 4-0, OT Mark Melichar 4-0, *OG Craig Jenkins 6-6, *OC Royce Blackledge 6-6, *OT Michael Brown 6-6, OG Mike Gates 6-0, OT Derek Sherrod 4-0, WR Brandon McRae 6-1, TE Jason Husband 6-0, TE Austin Wilbanks 2-0, ST Jeremy Jones 6-1, ST Brandon Henderson 2-0, WR Lance Long 6-0, *WR Aubrey Bell 6-3, *TE Eric Butler 6-3, WR Jamayel Smith 6-3, DT Rodney Prince 5-0, DT Brandon Cooper 1-0, DT Jessie Bowman 5-3, *DT Kyle Love 6-3, DE Jimmie Holmes 6-0, *DT Quinton Wesley 6-1.
*Players dressed out who did not play were: QB Chris Relf, QB Zack Harrington, QB Robert Ambers, CB Damein Anderson, WR Andrew Ellard, ST Jarvis Williams 1-0, PK Brad Moore, FB Taurus Young, ST Devon Edwards 1-0, OC Johnny Carpenter 3-0, SN Anthony Bowles, OL Chris Herrera, OC Chris Spencer, OT Roland Terry 2-0, LB Reed Storey, OL John McMillan, DT Cortez McCraney 5-3,DT Reggie Odom.
*Players dressing this week who did not travel to South Carolina were: QB Mike Henig, QB Zack Harrington, QB Robert Ambers, CB Damein Anderson, WR Andrew Ellard, ST Jarvis Williams, FB Eric Hoskins, DB Emmanuel Gatling, WR Ryan Mason, FB Taurus Young, LB Mark Brown, LB Mark Lynn, DL Russell Jackson, LB Reed Storey, OL John McMillan, TE Austin Wilbanks, DT Reggie Odom.
*New starters for game-six were: QB Wesley Carroll, HB Christian Ducre, FB Eric Hoskins, WR Aubrey Bell, TE Eric Butler, DT Quinton Wesley. It was the first career start for both Hoskins and Wesley.
*Game-five starters who did not start this week were: WR Tony Burks, S Demario Bobo, QB Josh Riddell, WR Co-Eric Riley, HB Anthony Dixon, FB Brandon Hart.
*New players this week were: QB Mike Henig, ST Ryan Mason, ST Karlin Brown, OT Derek Sherrod, DT Brandon Cooper, ST Brandon Henderson, ST Emmanuel Gatling, ST Mark Brown, ST Mark Lynn, TE Austin Wilbanks. It was the first career action for Gatling, Brown, Lynn, and Cooper.
*Players last week who did not participate today were: QB Josh Riddell 3-1, CB Tay Bowser 5-1, CB Chris Nance 5-0, DT Cortez McCraney 5-3, DT LaMarcus Williams 5-1.
*Captains for this game were: LB Gabe O'Neal, OG Anthony Strauder, ST Tim Bailey.