Six MHSAA state football championships will be decided Friday and Saturday when the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Gridiron Classic returns to the University of Mississippi and Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford.
The two-day showcase features two defending state champions in West Point and Simmons and six teams that are unbeaten in Pearl, West Point, Hattiesburg, East Central, Yazoo County, Simmons and Nanih Waiya.
State Championship Football Schedule
Friday, December 1
11:00 AM — Class 1A: Simmons vs. Nanih Waiya
3:00 PM — Class 2A: Winona vs. Taylorsville
7:00 PM — Class 6A: Starkville vs. Pearl
Saturday, December 2
11:00 AM — Class 3A: Yazoo County vs. Jefferson Davis County
3:00 PM — Class 4A: Noxubee County vs East Central
7:00 PM — Class 5A: West Point vs. Hattiesburg