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2017 Schedule
5-7, 5th in Sun Belt

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Source: Mississippi State is hiring Mark Hudspeth as tight ends coach. Hudspeth spent the last seven seasons as Louisiana-Lafayette's head coach before being let go Sunday. He coached Mississippi State's wide receivers in 2009-10. Football Scoop first reported the hire.

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Louisiana-Lafayette fires coach Hudspeth

Louisiana-Lafayette fired coach Mark Hudspeth on Sunday, one day after a season-ending 63-14 loss at Appalachian State that prevented the Cajuns from becoming bowl eligible.

Appalachian State's Hennigan makes 4th TD grab of the game (0:17)
Werts scrambles and jukes into end zone for Eagles TD (0:44)
Louisiana's Huntley streaks for 97-yard kick return TD (1:13)

Team Stats

Passing Yards214.8
Rushing Yards183.7
Points For28.0
Points Against40.0124th