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Mississippi State Bulldogs AP Poll History

Location: Mississippi State, Mississippi ▪ Colors: Maroon & White
Stadium: Davis Wade Stadium at Scott Field (cap. 55,082)
Record*: 110 Years, 530-525-37, .502 W-L% (Major School)
*W-L-T adjusted to 513-543-36 by NCAA.

Conferences: SEC, Southern and Ind
Conference Champion: 1 Time
Bowls: 16 Bowls, 9-7, .563 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 7 Times (Preseason), 12 Times (Final), 161 Weeks (Total)

161 Polls

Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
1 2012 4 2012-09-16 23 Up 
2 2012 5 2012-09-23 21 23 Up 2
3 2012 6 2012-09-30 20 21 Up 1
4 2012 7 2012-10-07 19 20 Up 1
5 2012 8 2012-10-14 15 19 Up 4
6 2012 9 2012-10-21 13 15 Up 2
7 2012 10 2012-10-28 17 13 Down 4
8 2012 11 2012-11-04 22 17 Down 5
9 2012 13 2012-11-18 25 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
10 2011 1 Preseason 20 NA
11 2011 2 2011-09-04 16 20 Up 4
12 2011 3 2011-09-11 25 16 Down 9
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
13 2010 8 2010-10-17 24 Up 
14 2010 9 2010-10-24 23 24 Up 1
15 2010 10 2010-10-31 21 23 Up 2
16 2010 11 2010-11-07 17 21 Up 4
17 2010 12 2010-11-14 22 17 Down 5
18 2010 13 2010-11-21 25 22 Down 3
19 2010 14 2010-11-28 22 25 Up 3
20 2010 15 2010-12-05 21 22 Up 1
21 2010 16 Final 15 21 Up 6
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
22 2001 1 Preseason 20 NA
23 2001 2 2001-08-26 20 20 NC
24 2001 3 2001-09-02 18 20 Up 2
25 2001 4 2001-09-09 17 18 Up 1
26 2001 5 2001-09-23 21 17 Down 4
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
27 2000 5 2000-09-17 25 Up 
28 2000 7 2000-10-01 20 Up 
29 2000 8 2000-10-08 15 20 Up 5
30 2000 9 2000-10-15 13 15 Up 2
31 2000 10 2000-10-22 20 13 Down 7
32 2000 11 2000-10-29 18 20 Up 2
33 2000 12 2000-11-05 15 18 Up 3
34 2000 13 2000-11-12 13 15 Up 2
35 2000 14 2000-11-19 23 13 Down 10
36 2000 17 Final 24 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
37 1999 5 1999-09-19 23 Up 
38 1999 6 1999-09-26 16 23 Up 7
39 1999 7 1999-10-03 14 16 Up 2
40 1999 8 1999-10-10 12 14 Up 2
41 1999 9 1999-10-17 12 12 NC
42 1999 10 1999-10-24 8 12 Up 4
43 1999 11 1999-10-31 8 8 NC
44 1999 12 1999-11-07 8 8 NC
45 1999 13 1999-11-14 12 8 Down 4
46 1999 14 1999-11-21 18 12 Down 6
47 1999 15 1999-11-28 16 18 Up 2
48 1999 16 1999-12-05 15 16 Up 1
49 1999 17 Final 13 15 Up 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
50 1998 3 1998-09-14 25 Up 
51 1998 8 1998-10-19 24 Up 
52 1998 13 1998-11-23 25 Up 
53 1998 14 1998-11-30 23 25 Up 2
54 1998 15 1998-12-07 25 23 Down 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
55 1997 12 1997-11-03 19 Up 
56 1997 13 1997-11-10 17 19 Up 2
57 1997 14 1997-11-17 15 17 Up 2
58 1997 15 1997-11-24 22 15 Down 7
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
59 1994 11 1994-11-01 24 Up 
60 1994 12 1994-11-08 20 24 Up 4
61 1994 13 1994-11-15 23 20 Down 3
62 1994 14 1994-11-22 19 23 Up 4
63 1994 15 1994-11-29 16 19 Up 3
64 1994 16 1994-12-06 16 16 NC
65 1994 17 Final 24 16 Down 8
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
66 1993 1 Preseason 24 NA
67 1993 2 1993-08-31 23 24 Up 1
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
68 1992 1 Preseason 22 NA
69 1992 2 1992-09-01 21 22 Up 1
70 1992 3 1992-09-08 18 21 Up 3
71 1992 4 1992-09-15 24 18 Down 6
72 1992 6 1992-09-29 24 Up 
73 1992 7 1992-10-06 18 24 Up 6
74 1992 8 1992-10-13 15 18 Up 3
75 1992 9 1992-10-20 25 15 Down 10
76 1992 10 1992-10-27 24 25 Up 1
77 1992 11 1992-11-03 19 24 Up 5
78 1992 12 1992-11-10 16 19 Up 3
79 1992 13 1992-11-17 18 16 Down 2
80 1992 14 1992-11-24 16 18 Up 2
81 1992 15 1992-12-01 24 16 Down 8
82 1992 16 1992-12-08 24 24 NC
83 1992 17 Final 23 24 Up 1
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
84 1991 3 1991-09-10 25 Up 
85 1991 4 1991-09-17 23 25 Up 2
86 1991 5 1991-09-23 21 23 Up 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
87 1989 3 1989-09-12 25 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
88 1986 6 1986-10-07 19 Up 
89 1986 7 1986-10-14 13 19 Up 6
90 1986 8 1986-10-21 13 13 NC
91 1986 9 1986-10-28 19 13 Down 6
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
92 1981 1 Preseason 14 NA
93 1981 2 1981-09-07 14 14 NC
94 1981 3 1981-09-14 14 14 NC
95 1981 4 1981-09-21 12 14 Up 2
96 1981 5 1981-09-28 9 12 Up 3
97 1981 6 1981-10-05 19 9 Down 10
98 1981 7 1981-10-12 16 19 Up 3
99 1981 8 1981-10-19 9 16 Up 7
100 1981 9 1981-10-26 7 9 Up 2
101 1981 10 1981-11-02 15 7 Down 8
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
102 1980 10 1980-11-03 19 Up 
103 1980 11 1980-11-10 19 19 NC
104 1980 12 1980-11-17 17 19 Up 2
105 1980 13 1980-11-24 16 17 Up 1
106 1980 14 1980-12-01 16 16 NC
107 1980 15 1980-12-08 17 16 Down 1
108 1980 16 Final 19 17 Down 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
109 1977 1 Preseason 16 NA
110 1977 2 1977-09-12 13 16 Up 3
111 1977 3 1977-09-19 12 13 Up 1
112 1977 4 1977-09-26 18 12 Down 6
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
113 1976 7 1976-10-19 20 Up 
114 1976 8 1976-10-26 18 20 Up 2
115 1976 12 1976-11-23 19 Up 
116 1976 13 1976-11-30 20 19 Down 1
117 1976 14 Final 20 20 NC
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
118 1974 9 1974-10-28 17 Up 
119 1974 15 Final 17 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
120 1965 4 1965-10-04 9 Up 
121 1965 5 1965-10-11 10 9 Down 1
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
122 1958 1 Preseason 15 NA
123 1958 2 1958-09-22 11 15 Up 4
124 1958 3 1958-09-29 11 11 NC
125 1958 6 1958-10-20 19 Up 
126 1958 10 1958-11-17 18 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
127 1957 8 1957-11-04 17 Up 
128 1957 9 1957-11-11 12 17 Up 5
129 1957 10 1957-11-18 14 12 Down 2
130 1957 11 1957-11-25 13 14 Up 1
131 1957 12 Final 14 13 Down 1
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
132 1955 8 1955-10-31 20 Up 
133 1955 9 1955-11-07 18 20 Up 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
134 1953 2 1953-09-28 11 Up 
135 1953 3 1953-10-05 13 11 Down 2
136 1953 4 1953-10-12 20 13 Down 7
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
137 1946 8 1946-11-25 19 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
138 1945 1 1945-10-08 20 NA
139 1945 2 1945-10-15 20 20 NC
140 1945 3 1945-10-22 18 20 Up 2
141 1945 4 1945-10-29 15 18 Up 3
142 1945 6 1945-11-12 16 Up 
143 1945 7 1945-11-19 20 16 Down 4
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
144 1944 3 1944-10-23 19 Up 
145 1944 4 1944-10-30 18 19 Up 1
146 1944 5 1944-11-06 19 18 Down 1
147 1944 6 1944-11-13 16 19 Up 3
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
148 1942 2 1942-10-19 16 Up 
149 1942 7 1942-11-23 16 Up 
150 1942 8 Final 18 16 Down 2
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
151 1941 1 1941-10-13 19 NA
152 1941 3 1941-10-27 17 Up 
153 1941 4 1941-11-03 15 17 Up 2
154 1941 5 1941-11-10 13 15 Up 2
155 1941 8 Final 16 Up 
Rk Year Wk Date Rk Prev Chng
156 1940 3 1940-10-28 20 Up 
157 1940 4 1940-11-04 19 20 Up 1
158 1940 5 1940-11-11 15 19 Up 4
159 1940 6 1940-11-18 16 15 Down 1
160 1940 7 1940-11-25 11 16 Up 5
161 1940 8 Final 9 11 Up 2