STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — Mississippi State head coach Joe Moorhead is officially 2-0 in the Egg Bowl.
Leading up to the rivalry game there was plenty of chatter on what losing the match-up to a struggling Ole Miss team would mean for the Bulldog head coach.
For now, it seems that Moorhead is safe in Starkville.
First reported by Steve Robertson of 247sports/genespage.com, sources from Mississippi State saying that the administration will retain Moorhead for a third season.
Moorhead faced a tumultuous year, featuring suspensions due to NCAA violations as well as a list of player injuries.
The second year head coach finishing the regular season, 6-6, now awaits bowl game selection.
Mississippi State has yet to release official confirmation of Moorhead’s status with the program.