5-Mississippi State Football Players, including former South Panola High School Star Derrick Pegues, are charged with assaulting an off-duty police officer Sunday.
Their lawyer today says all are pleading not guilty.
All are Freshmen.
Police say an altercation started at a Sorority party in Starkville.
When Off-Duty officer Demetric Armstead intervened, the players alledgedly assaulted him.
Each player is out on $25-Thousand Dollars bond.
Their hearings are set for May First.