The Tide looks ahead to game against Miss. State - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Latest Scores, Headlines and Analysis

The Tide looks ahead to game against Miss. State

Posted: Updated:
The Tide defense showed off their skills in their most recent game against Tennessee. Source: WBRC video The Tide defense showed off their skills in their most recent game against Tennessee. Source: WBRC video
  • More newsMore>>

  • UN panel: Crimes against humanity spread in Syria

    UN panel: Crimes against humanity spread in Syria

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:18:18 GMT
    The independent U.N. commission on Syrian war crimes says the Islamic State group has committed crimes against humanity with its attacks on civilians in two cities in the country's north and west.More >>
    The independent U.N. commission on Syrian war crimes says the Islamic State group has committed crimes against humanity with attacks on civilians in two provinces in the country.More >>
  • Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

    Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:18:17 GMT
    An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is holding, as many wonder what was gained during 50 days of fighting.More >>
    An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip was holding Wednesday, as many people on both sides of the conflict wondered what was gained during 50 days of fighting.More >>
  • School board adopts new process to evaluate MPS superintendent

    School board adopts new process to evaluate MPS superintendent

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:35 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:35:36 GMT
    A new evaluation tool has been approved to gauge the progress of Montgomery school superintendent Margaret Allen. All eyes have been on Allen and her efforts to turn the system around and the school boardMore >>
    A new evaluation tool has been approved to gauge the progress of Montgomery school superintendent Margaret Allen. All eyes have been on Allen and her efforts to turn the system around and the school board now has a new process to ensure that the goals she's set are being met.   More >>
TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) -

Alabama enters this week of practice after the Crimson Tide's impressive 44-13 win over Tennessee on Saturday. 'Bama prepares for their first real test as they take on No. 12 Mississippi State--who is tied with Alabama for the best record in the SEC West.

"We expect a difficult game," said head coach Nick Saban. "We need to play our best football of the year. It's like when you run the 100meter race and you get down to the 70m and you still have 30m to go. We need to finish the race."

Alabama has had a good amount of success under Saban in October boasting a 17-1 record. The Tide has also beaten Mississippi State in their last four meetings with team, but they still aren't taking the Bulldogs lightly.

"We're coming into the game with the same mindset week in and week out. We are excited for a challenge. In order to get to the end goal we have to keep pushing."

The game marks the 97th meeting between Mississippi State and Alabama where the Tide currently leads the series 74-18-3. Alabama kickoffs against Mississippi State at 7:30 Saturday night in Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Copyright 2012 WBRC. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow