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Athletic Directors Of Kansas State, Mississippi State Agree To Football Home-And-Home Series On Twitter

Well, this is a first. Twitter is usually good for plenty of different types of interactions relating to the college football world - trash talking, news breaking, debate, general conversation, etc. Watching two athletic directors negotiate a home-and-home series on the social media platform isn't exactly a daily occurrence.

Mississippi State AD Scott Stricklin and Kansas State AD John Currie got a deal done Friday afternoon that will send the Bulldogs to Manhattan in 2018 and the Wildcats to Starkville in 2019. It all started with Currie posting a YouTube video after being dared by Stricklin to complete the "Chillin' 4 Charity" challenge. At the end of the video, Currie ups the ante, asking Stricklin and his team to come to Manhattan to play the Wildcats.

Things escalated quickly. Within a few hours, an agreement was reached.

">@John_Currie invites

In his #Chillin4Charity video @John_Currie invites @HailStateFB to play at K-State. ‘16 in Manhattan, ’17 in Starkville? #HailState

— Scott Stricklin (@ScottStricklin) July 11, 2014

">@HailStateFB to play at K-State. ‘16 in Manhattan, ’17 in Starkville? #HailState

— Scott Stricklin (@stricklinMSU) July 11, 2014

">@HailStateFB Already got some stuff working then - how about '18 MHK, '19 Starkvegas? #KState#Family

— John Currie (@John_Currie)

@stricklinMSU @HailStateFB Already got some stuff working then - how about '18 MHK, '19 Starkvegas? #KState#Family

— John Currie (@John_Currie) July 11, 2014

">July 11, 2014

">@John_Currie: @stricklinMSU Already got some stuff working then - how about ‘18 MHK, ’19 Starkvegas? #KState#Family

— Scott Stricklin (@stricklinMSU) July 11, 2014

">@HailStateFB vs @KState_Football: ‘18 in Manhattan; ’19 in Starkville. Pleasure doing business with you,

In his #Chillin4Charity video @John_Currie invites @HailStateFB to play at K-State. ‘16 in Manhattan, ’17 in Starkville? #HailState

— Scott Stricklin (@ScottStricklin) July 11, 2014

">@John_Currie. #HailState

— Scott Stricklin (@stricklinMSU) July 11, 2014

Mississippi State is 2-0 all-time against Kansas State, but the two haven't played since 1977. Back then, they certainly didn't decide to play each other using social media.