Mississippi State used an impressive defensive performance to knock off defending champion Angelo State 29-10 and advance to the co-rec national championship game, Sunday morning at 9:00 am, to be webcast live at portal.stretchinternet.com/nirsa.
Kymesha Andrew completed the hat trick with TD pass, run, and reception for Mississippi State in the win. Jeffrey Pate had a pair of interceptions and JimMyron Ross added another for the Bulldog defense in the semifinal victory.
Valdosta State defeated UT Dallas to win the other co-rec semifinal. Tied at 6 at the half, Valdosta State held UTD scoreless in the second half while posting a pair of touchdowns, both Lance Jarriel passes, one to Justin Brown, the other to Wes Carter, in the 19-6 victory.
2:45 pm Playoff Scores
CR: Mississippi State 29, Angelo State 10
CR: Valdosta State 19, UT Dallas 6
— NEXT: Mississippi State vs Valdosta State in Championship, Sunday at 9:00 am