Tag Archives: Gus Malzahn

SEC: Butch Jones angers coach; Gus Malzahn holds firm

SEC links for Thursday: – Tennessee’s Butch Jones has angered a high school coach, reports Mike Strange of the Knoxville News-Sentinel. The coach is upset with the way Tennessee handled running back Jabo Lee, a signee who ended up parting … Continue reading

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Gus Malzahn not buying Nick Saban’s complaint

HOOVER, Ala. — One of the topics of conversation here has been the new influx of uptempo offenses, especially considering the complaints from Alabama head coach Nick Saban. “I think that the way people are going no-huddle right now, that … Continue reading

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Auburn football’s 10-year trend

This is the third in our series of looking at the 10-year trends of SEC football teams. Here’s a look at Auburn’s 10-year trend. Only in the SEC can you win a national championship and be fired two years later. … Continue reading

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Mark Stoops and Kentucky and a double meaning

On first read, you might think that John Pennington of Mr. SEC is raining on UK’s parade when he writes that he doesn’t see things ending well for Kentucky with Mark Stoops as head coach. That statement has a double … Continue reading

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SEC: Andy Kennedy gets raise; Missouri uses Skype

SEC roundup for Saturday: Praise comes to Andy Kennedy for a job well-done. The Ole Miss coach received a new four-year contract — most allowed by Mississippi law — at $1.8 million each year, a pay bump of $500,000 per … Continue reading

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SEC: Florida hopes third time is the charm

SEC links for Sunday: Determined Florida Gators hope third time is charm. Florida wants to put past disappointments in rear-view mirror. Michigan’s Trey Burke poses huge challenge for Florida today. Georgia women rally to knock out top-seed Stanford 61-59. It … Continue reading

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SEC: Vandy falls, Tennessee wins, empty seats at O-Dome

SEC links for Saturday: Middle Tennessee beats Vanderbilt 56-52, reports Jeff Lockridge of Tennessean. Tennessee holds off Western Carolina 66-52, reports Brendan Quinn of KNS. Many factors in empty seats at O-Dome, writes Kevin Brockway of Sun. Illinois-Missouri renew rivalry, … Continue reading

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Which SEC school made the best football hire?

So now that Tennessee has finally found someone to head its football program, the SEC has filled its four openings for head coaches. Now which school made the best hire? Arkansas-Bret Bielema: The coach at Wisconsin for seven years, Bielema, … Continue reading

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SEC: Vols lose to Memphis again; BCS finalists arrive

SEC links for Thursday: Memphis knocked off Tennessee 69-51 to beat the Volunteers for the second time this basketball season. Memphis had beaten UT in Maui. Plus, Auburn is rocked by Florida State in Tallahassee. In football news, both LSU … Continue reading

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SEC: Wife’s comments don’t hurt Malzahn; UT loses again

SEC links for Thursday: A video with interesting comments made by Gus Malzahn didn’t keep Auburn offensive coordinator from becoming head coach at Arkansas State, writes Kevin Scarbinsky of the Birmingham News. Does Malzahn’s exit mean that Auburn is imploding? … Continue reading

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