Mississippi State sets record for football season ticket sales

STARKVILLE, MS (WLOX) - Mississippi State has sold 44,230 season tickets so far, breaking the old mark of 44,212 established in 2012.

The $75 million dollar expansion of Davis Wade Stadium has more season tickets available of that figure of season ticket sales should increase.

Mississippi State Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin said,"It is an exciting time for our football program and Bulldog fans. There is a lot of anticipation as we draw closer to the grand opening of Davis Wade Stadium expansion."

Season ticket holders have the option to purchase Gridiron memberships.  The Gridiron is a new premium area that transforms the north end zone into a personal lounge that will open two our before kickoff.  It comes serviced with drinks, food, locker service and high definition televisions.

Gridiron memberships are &750.

The State Level and the Scoreboard Club have sold out for the 2014 season.

Fans can purchase season tickets for as little as @210 at www.HailState.com/tickets.

Mississippi State and Southern Miss clash on August 30 at 6:30 p.m. to be televised live on the national SEC Network.

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