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Mississippi State to honor 60th anniversary of integrated NCAA game

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State basketball is going to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Game of Change during Saturday’s matchup against No. 11 TCU in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

There will be a halftime ceremony featuring four members of the 1963 Mississippi State team: Doug Hutton, Larry Lee, Aubrey Nichols and Jackie Wofford.

There will also be promotional giveaways, including a commemorative poster for the first 2,000 fans. MSU will wear special warm-up shirts to honor the 1963 team. Tip-off is slated for 3 p.m. at Humphrey Coliseum. The game will be on ESPN2.

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