Georgia wins the coin toss and elects to defer. Georgia will kickoff with the bridge at their back.
1st Quarter–Georgia 14 — Mississippi State 0
Terry Godwin opened the scoring with a 59 yard reception off a flea-ficker to put the Bulldogs on top on their first offensive play of the game.
Nick Chubb capped off a drive later in the quarter with a 7 yard TD run. Chubb’s rushing TD was his 34th career rushing TD as a Bulldog putting him 2 shy of 2nd place of Lars Tate and Todd Gurley (36 TDs).
Georgia’s defense played well in the 1st quarter only allowing Mississippi State 61 yards of total offense.
Halftime–Georgia 14 — Mississippi State 3
Georgia will receive the 2nd half KO.
Jake Fromm finished the 1st half a perfect 8-8 with 160 passing yards and 1 TD.
Nick Chubb led the game with 34 yards rushing.
J.R. Reed led the Bulldogs in tackles in the 1st half with 7 tackles.