Category Archives: SEC

SEC: Antoine Walker warns Alabama about money woes

SEC links for Tuesday: Former Kentucky basketball star Antoine Walker spoke to the Alabama football team about financial pitfalls, reports the Tuscaloosa News. Walker’s money problems are well-documented both during his time in and out of the NBA. The coach who … Continue reading

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SEC: Auburn stars apologize for transgressions

SEC links for Monday: Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall says he’s trying to get trust back from teammates, reports Ryan Black of Columbus Ledger-Enquirer. Auburn’s Jonathan Mincy knows he has to pay the price for marijuana arrest, reports Montgomery Advertiser. As … Continue reading

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SEC: Injuries start taking their toll

SEC links for Saturday: Mississippi State loses receiver Shelby Christy for season, reports Logan Lowery of NE Mississippi Daily Journal. Vanderbilt running back Brian Kimbrow escapes injury scare, reports Tennessean. Quentin Thomas tears bicep and is gone for season for … Continue reading

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SEC: Power Five conferences get their way

SEC links for Friday: Kevin Scarbinsky of AL.com says autonomy for the NCAA Big Boys embraces a playing field already tilted in their favor. The NCAA voted Thursday to give more autonomy to the Big 5 conferences — SEC, ACC, … Continue reading

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SEC: Network happy to have South Carolina-Texas A&M

SEC links for Thursday: Charter Communications signs on to carry SEC Network, reports Chattanooga Times Free Press. South Carolina-Texas A&M matchup has SEC Network drooling, reports Neil White of The State. With autonomy vote on tap, future of the SEC … Continue reading

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SEC: Will Muschamp not an Urban Meyer fan

SEC links for Wednesday: Will Muschamp loves Steve Spurrier, but not Urban Meyer, says Mike Bianchi of Orlando Sentinel. Florida’s comeback kids are returning hungry, says Zach Abolverdi of Gainesville Sun. Those would be the injured Gators. Is Georgia really … Continue reading

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SEC: Tennessee not practicing to Butch Jones’ standards

SEC links for Tuesday: DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network, reports AP. Butch Jones was unhappy with Tennessee’s Monday practice, reports Ben Frederickson of News-Sentinel. Vols trying freshman on offensive line, reports Patrick Brown of Chattanooga Times Free Press. … Continue reading

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SEC: Alabama fans show their quicks

SEC links for Monday: Video: Alabama fans race for position at start of Autograph Day. Kirby Smart wants to slow hurry-ups, reports Tuscaloosa News’ D.C. Reeves. Lane Kiffin not living in past, says David Paschall of Times Free Press. Florida … Continue reading

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SEC: South Carolina admits cookie cake violation

SEC links for Sunday: South Carolina reports 22 minor violations to the NCAA, reports Pete Icaobelli of the AP. One involved ice decorations on a cookie cake given to recruits. Steve Spurrier says South Carolina’s chemistry is apparent on the … Continue reading

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SEC: LSU sets a football season-ticket record

SEC links for Saturday: LSU sells record 74,350 season tickets, reports Ross Dellenger of The Advocate. Auburn players have moved on from incidents, reports Joel Erickson of AL.com. Marshall, Mincy will not start opener, reports Advertiser’s James Crepea. Auburn left … Continue reading

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