Collegiate athletics conference operating primarily in the southeastern United States
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The Southeastern Conference (SEC) is an American college athletic conference whose member institutions are located primarily in the South Central and Southeastern United States. Its fourteen members include the flagship public universities of ten states, three additional public land-grant universities, and one private research university. The conference is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. The SEC participates in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I in sports competitions; for football, it is part of the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), formerly known as Division I-A.
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SEC moves Saturday's Vanderbilt-Missouri game to December because of COVID-19COVID-19 positive tests and quarantines on Vanderbilt's roster leads SEC to reschedule Saturday's game against Missouri to Dec. 12.
Bowl projections: Florida joins College Football Playoff field among major changes this weekThe Pac-12's decision to play means all Power Five conferences will play, but the SEC is positioned to have two teams in the College Football Playoff.
Opening of 2020 SEC football season was like no otherA look at the SEC's first weekend of football in the 2020 season. Seven schools hosted games to mark the return of play in the COVID-19 era.
College football Week 4 winners and losers include Auburn, Mississippi State, Big 12The SEC returned, LSU lost and Oklahoma flopped. Here are the winners and losers from college football's Week 4.
If SEC coaches put messages on their masks, here's what they should beHere are some lighthearted suggestions that SEC football coaches should consider having stitched onto their face coverings for Week 1.
As SEC football season opens, expect shows of unity but no anthem protests on fieldSEC football teams won't likely be on the field, as usual, during the national anthem in 2020, but expect players to make shows of unity.
The five biggest questions to be answered in Week 3 of the college football seasonWeek 3 in college football will be the last first weekend before the SEC starts play. The five biggest questions for teams taking field Saturdya.
No changes to SEC football schedule as conference continues wait-and-see approachCommissioner Greg Sankey says the SEC isn't ready to follow the Big Ten and Pac-12 in canceling nonconference football games this fall.
Greg Sankey: SEC may not stage championship events in Mississippi if state flag not changedGreg Sankey said that if changes are not made to the Mississippi flag, the SEC would consider not hosting championship events in the state.
Pat Dye, legendary Auburn football coach, dies at 80Pat Dye led Auburn to a 99-39-4 overall record and four SEC championships over 12 seasons as head coach from 1981-92. He was 80 years old.
Football Four: As Ohio State rolls and Oklahoma falls, Alabama and LSU ready for showdownAs Ohio State rolls and Oklahoma falls, the SEC dreams of getting two teams into College Football Playoff. Out West, Oregon and Utah climb back in.
SEC power rankings: Florida flips places with Auburn after win SaturdayThis week's SEC power rankings saw a change in the top five as Florida jumped Auburn after beating Tigers at home. Alabama and Georgia still lead.
SEC power rankings: Shakeup below top three with Auburn, Miss. State rising and Arkansas fallingThis week's version of the SEC power rankings saw major movement below the top three of Alabama, Georgia and LSU.
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SEC preseason power rankings: Alabama the best of the best conference but has company at topUSA TODAY Sports is ranking every Power Five league from its best team through its worst. Next up is the Southeastern Conference.
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