History Of The Cowbell...

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Mississippi State has a tradition that is unique. . . The Cowbell. State fans bring'em and ring'em when the Bulldogs take the field and they do so proudly!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There is a debate on the actual date Cowbells were introduced to the Bulldogs, but Mississippi State feels they have the era narrowed down to when?
    • A. 

      The late 20s and early 30s

    • B. 

      The 30s

    • C. 

      The late 30s early 40s

    • D. 

      The 40s

    • E. 

      The 50s

  • 2. 
    Two MSU professors helped take the cowbell to the 'next level' by adding the long handle.  Who were the partner's in crime?  Earl W. Terrell and >>>>
    • A. 

      Ralph L. Reeves

    • B. 

      Cookie Epperson

    • C. 

      Dudy Noble

    • D. 

      John C. Williams

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      1955

    • B. 

      1959

    • C. 

      1963

    • D. 

      1964

    • E. 

      1968

  • 4. 
    The SEC is once again bringing up the use of the cowbell at this spring league meetings.  What year did the league set the rule for 'artificial noisemakers' thus banning cowbells?
    • A. 

      1970

    • B. 

      1974

    • C. 

      1976

    • D. 

      1978

    • E. 

      1972

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1988

    • D. 

      1993

    • E. 

      Never