Southeastern Conference

Collegiate athletics conference operating primarily in the southeastern United States

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Southeastern Conference: Collegiate athletics conference operating primarily in the southeastern United States
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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Florida's Kyle Trask leads rankings of the best college quarterbacks through Week 12, while three QBs from the ACC make the top 10. - Published

Georgia football game at Missouri postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

The Georgia football team won't be playing Saturday at Missouri, the fourth SEC game to be postponed this week due to COVID-19 concerns. - Published

Alabama football coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19

Six-time national champion football coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19 as coronavirus cases appear within SEC football teams. States like Wisconsin continue to see increases in COVID-19 cases..
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SEC moves Saturday's Vanderbilt-Missouri game to December because of COVID-19

COVID-19 positive tests and quarantines on Vanderbilt's roster leads SEC to reschedule Saturday's game against Missouri to Dec. 12. - Published

Bowl projections: Florida joins College Football Playoff field among major changes this week

The 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. - Published

Opening of 2020 SEC football season was like no other

A 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. - Published

College football Week 4 winners and losers include Auburn, Mississippi State, Big 12

The SEC returned, LSU lost and Oklahoma flopped. Here are the winners and losers from college football's Week 4. - Published

If SEC coaches put messages on their masks, here's what they should be

Here are some lighthearted suggestions that SEC football coaches should consider having stitched onto their face coverings for Week 1. - Published

As SEC football season opens, expect shows of unity but no anthem protests on field

SEC 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. - Published

The five biggest questions to be answered in Week 3 of the college football season

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No changes to SEC football schedule as conference continues wait-and-see approach

Commissioner Greg Sankey says the SEC isn't ready to follow the Big Ten and Pac-12 in canceling nonconference football games this fall. - Published

Greg Sankey: SEC may not stage championship events in Mississippi if state flag not changed

Greg Sankey said that if changes are not made to the Mississippi flag, the SEC would consider not hosting championship events in the state. - Published

Pat Dye, legendary Auburn football coach, dies at 80

Pat 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. - Published

Football Four: As Ohio State rolls and Oklahoma falls, Alabama and LSU ready for showdown

As 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. - Published

SEC power rankings: Florida flips places with Auburn after win Saturday

This 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. - Published

SEC power rankings: Shakeup below top three with Auburn, Miss. State rising and Arkansas falling

This week's version of the SEC power rankings saw major movement below the top three of Alabama, Georgia and LSU. - Published

Football Four: 'Big boy' football shows contenders, pretenders for College Football Playoff

After four weeks, the College Football Playoff contenders are narrowing. This week's Football Four sees Clemson with SEC teams Alabama, LSU, Georgia. - Published

AP Top 25: LSU moves up to give SEC 3 of top 4 in AP poll

SEC holds 3 of top 4 spots in AP college football poll after LSU's road victory against Texas pushes Tigers to No. 4; Clemson, Alabama, Georgia remain 1-3 - Published

SEC preseason power rankings: Alabama the best of the best conference but has company at top

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SEC media days kicks off with Sankey in old Alabama home

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Auburn, Arkansas give SEC half of College World Series field

Auburn, Arkansas post blowout wins in super regionals to give SEC 4 of 8 College World Series teams - Published