Mississippi State’s Great Escape

Jerry Harkness, Joe Dan Gold

Today everyone’s favorite Chicago sports site, ChicagoSide, has an excerpt from Ramblers about the Mississippi State Bulldogs, who defied their governor and snuck out of town in order to play Loyola in the Mideast regional round of the NCAA tournament. The reason they had to sneak was, umm, they weren’t supposed to play against black guys. Read it here.