STARKVILLE, Miss. Mississippi State football's official Twitter page confirmed the Bulldogs will head to Nashville to take on Louisville in the Music City Bowl.
The SEC-ACC battle will take place at Nissan Stadium on Dec. 30th at 3 pm on ESPN.
The Bulldogs became bowl eligible after their Thanksgiving Day 21-20 win over Ole Miss in an Egg Bowl that came down to the wire.
This is the 10th-straight season that the Bulldogs (6-6, 3-5) have punched their ticket to a bowl game and second bowl game in two years for head coach Joe Moorehead.
The Cardinals (7-5, 5-3) had key wins this season against in-conference opponents Virginia and Syracuse.