It may rank as the craziest weekend in recent Southeastern Conference history. Five conference teams in the Top 25 lost in league play Saturday, including three defeated by unranked opponents.
Florida State’s crushing victory over Clemson (51-14) in Death Valley has landed them in the No. 3 spot in AP’s Top 25 poll. Alabama came in No. 1 followed by Oregon at No. 2.
Maty Mauk threw for 295 yards in his first career start and Andrew Baggett converted five field goals to help No. 14 Missouri defeat No. 22 Florida 36-17 on Saturday and open a two-game lead in the Southeastern Conference East Division.
Year 2 in the SEC has been a huge success for Missouri. A major hurdle awaits. The 14th-ranked and undefeated Tigers will try to keep it up against one of the nation’s top defenses — minus their most indispensable player.
No. 22 Florida has lost two games and four starters this season. The Gators haven’t lost hope of winning the Southeastern Conference’s Eastern Division.
A look at five things to watch in the Southeastern Conference during Week 7 of the season.
A donation will help the National Heat Start Association keep going during the federal government shutdown.
It may be just mid-July, but football season is right around the corner and that’s on display in Hoover, Alabama Tuesday as the annual Southeastern Conference media days kickoff.
Vanderbilt University has long been the butt of jokes in the SEC about its great academics and horrible football team. But a team just up the road in Knoxville took it to a new level in the last few years becoming both the worst in academics and very bad in football.
A federal judge has denied a petition by Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith, who wanted to subpoena Bank of America employees to determine if his financial records were illegally accessed during the NCAA’s investigation of Miami athletics.