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No. 24 Mississippi State faces Illinois with heavy hearts

Jan. 01, 2023 10:54 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mississippi State players and staff felt they knew what Mike Leach would want them to do following the Dec. 12 death of the Bulldogs coach due to complications from a heart condition: play in the ReliaQuest Bowl against Illinois. “It has been expressed and they...