SEC Football

Ole Miss Disputes NCAA Lack of Institutional Control Charge

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi has contested the NCAA's charges of lack of institutional control and failure to monitor by head coach Hugh Freeze. The Ole Miss football program released its response Tuesday to a second NCAA…

Auburn Announces General Public Ticket Sales Date

Auburn University has announced that the general public will be able to purchase season tickets for Auburn's seven home football games starting June 8th at 1:30pm CT. Auburn's home games are against Georgia Southern, Mercer, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Georgia,…

SEC Adjusts Grad Transfer Rule, Opens Door for Zaire

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference tweaked its grad transfer policy Friday, making changes that would allow former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire to land at Florida. School presidents and chancellors voted to reduce penalties for programs whose grad…

2018 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot Released

IRVING, Texas (June 1, 2017) - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today the names on the 2018 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, including 75 players and six coaches from…

Lanett Football Proving School Size Doesn't Matter

It's been a busy off-season for Lanett football players Trikweze Bridges and Kristian Story. They're two rising players at Lanett High School who've been getting a lot of attention on the recruiting trail.…

Lee Corso Signs Multi-Year Extension with ESPN

(AP) - ESPN has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with Lee Corso, the 81-year-old star of "College GameDay." Corso joined ESPN in 1987 and has been part of the popular college football Saturday pregame show ever since. His head-gear…

ESPN Signs College Gameday's Desmond Howard to Extension

ESPN has re-signed Heisman Trophy winner Desmond Howard to continue his role on "College GameDay." The network announced Tuesday a multiyear agreement with Howard. The former Michigan receiver has been part of "College GameDay" since joining ESPN in 2005. He…

Several Dates Announced for SEC on CBS Lineup

The SEC on CBS will kick off its first season with Brad Nessler as lead play-by-play announcer on Sept. 9 when TCU visits Arkansas. CBS announced Tuesday the games it has already locked into its 13-week SEC schedule. Nessler is replacing…

Alabama-FSU to Open Season in Primetime

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama football’s season opener against Florida State in the 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game has been scheduled for a 7 p.m. CT start on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon. The Crimson Tide and Seminoles are scheduled…

Peyton Manning Set to Host ESPY Awards in July

Peyton Manning will take the stage to host the ESPY Awards. The retired two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback will preside over the July 12 show honoring the past year's best athletes and sports moments. The show will air live on…

Updates Aplenty as SEC Holds Spring Teleconference

On Monday's SEC teleconference Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn offered a timetable on the return of receiver Kyle Davis.  “We do expect him to be back this summer, and we expect it to be fairly soon," Malzahn said. Davis posted…

NCAA Report Shows Strong Academic Progress

College athletes posted record scores in the classroom for the 12th consecutive year while historically black colleges and universities continue to bear the brunt of the harshest academic penalties, according to NCAA figures released Wednesday. The NCAA's most recent Academic…

Lanett Standouts Receive Offers From Alabama

While small in enrollment numbers, the footprint of Lanett High School football continued to expand Tuesday as Trikweze Bridges and Kristian Story each landed scholarship offers from Alabama. This marks the first SEC…

Atlanta Falcons Draft Six, Sign More as Free Agents

The Atlanta Falcons drafted six players, hoping to help a team that's looking to bounce back from last season's Super Bowl loss. The Falcons first selected Defensive end Takk McKinley with the 26th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.…

Georgia's Isaiah McKenzie Taken in 2017 NFL Draft

UGA wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie chose to leave the University of Georgia early. His decision paid off after being taken in the 2017 NFL Draft. McKenzie was taken by the Denver Broncos as the 29th pick in the 5th round,…

Alabama Sets Record in 2017 NFL Draft

The Alabama Crimson Tide made a statement in the 2017 NFL Draft. A total of seven former Crimson Tide players were taken in the top 55 picks, a history making mark. They wound up with 10 players drafted overall. Cornerback Marlon…

Red Bests Black For G-Day Win

Team Red defeated Team Black by a 25-22 score in front of 66,133 fans at Sanford Stadium in the University of Georgia’s annual G-Day football game to close out spring practice on Saturday afternoon. A late nine-play drive for the…

UGA Football Signee Released from National Letter of Intent

University of Georgia football signee D’Antne Demery has been released from his National Letter of Intent according to an announcement by UGA head coach Kirby Smart. The release follows Demery's arrest Saturday night on charges of simple battery, criminal trespass-damaged…

College Football Popularity Remained Strong in 2016

A report on college football released today by The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame offered several signs of continued strong growth from the 2016 season. "The already intense interest in college football continues to grow," said NFF…

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