Category: SEC

  • LSU, TCU to open 2013 season in Cowboys Classic

    Kevin Kelley - September 25, 2012

    Cowboys StadiumLSU and TCU will face off in the 2013 Cowboys Classic at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, both schools announced this afternoon. The game will be played on Saturday, Aug. 31 and will be televised by ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.

    The season-opener next season will be the ninth meeting between LSU and TCU. LSU leads the overall series 5-2-1, but the two schools haven’t played since 1968.

    As part of the game contract, LSU and TCU will play this game only and will not complete the home-and-home series they initially agreed to back in 2006.

  • SEC announces Football TV Schedule for Oct. 6 Games

    Kevin Kelley - September 24, 2012

    SECThe SEC has announced the football TV schedule for games on Saturday, Oct. 6. The CBS Game of the Week will feature LSU at Florida at 3:30 p.m. ET.

    A huge game in the SEC East between Georgia and South Carolina kicks off at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. Georgia is currently ranked 5th in both polls while South Carolina in ranked 6th.

  • SEC announces Football TV Schedule for Sept. 29 Games

    Kevin Kelley - September 17, 2012

    SECThe SEC has announced the football TV schedule for games on Saturday, Sept. 29. The CBS Game of the Week will feature Georgia hosting Tennessee at 3:30 p.m. ET.

    Missouri will kick off the action at noon eastern on FSN when they travel to face the UCF Knights. Alabama, the current no. 1 team in the country, will host Ole Miss at 9:15 p.m. ET on either ESPN or ESPN2.

  • Report: LSU, TCU to open at Cowboys Stadium in 2013

    Kevin Kelley - September 14, 2012

    Cowboys StadiumLSU and TCU have agreed in principle to open the 2013 season at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the Star-Telegram has reported.

    The 2013 edition of the “Cowboys Classic” will likely be played in prime time on Aug. 31, 2013 and televised on an ESPN network. LSU is 5-2-1 overall against TCU, but the two schools haven’t played since 1968.

    As part of the game contract, LSU and TCU will play this game only and will not complete the home-and-home series they initially agreed to back in 2006. LSU was set to host TCU on Sept. 7, 2013 and then travel to face the Horned Frogs on Sept. 6, 2014.

  • SEC announces Football TV Schedule for Sept. 22 Games

    Kevin Kelley - September 10, 2012

    SECThe SEC has announced the football TV schedule for games on Saturday, Sept. 22. Overall ten SEC games are scheduled for television with two on pay-per-view.

    Ole Miss at Tulane will kick off the days action at noon eastern on FSN. The featured game of the day will be Missouri at South Carolina. That game is slated for 3:30 p.m. ET on CBS.

  • Kentucky-Louisville Football Series dates set through 2016

    Kevin Kelley - September 5, 2012

    Kentucky-LouisvilleDates for the Kentucky-Louisville football series have been set through 2016, according to the contract obtained by the Courier-Journal.

    Kentucky and Louisville signed a new six-year deal in January 2011, which made their Sept. 17, 2011 game the first game of the contract. Louisville won that game 24-17 in Lexington.

    The second game of the contract was played last Sunday at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium and Louisville defeated Kentucky 32-14.

  • Alabama adds Western Carolina to 2014 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - September 5, 2012

    Alabama Crimson TideThe Alabama Crimson Tide have added a game against Western Carolina to their 2014 football schedule, according to documents obtained by The Tuscaloosa News.

    Alabama will host Western Carolina at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Nov. 22, 2014. The contest is part of a two-game contract which also has the Catamounts visiting Tuscaloosa this season (Nov. 17).

  • Arkansas, Texas A&M to meet at Cowboys Stadium from 2014 through 2024

    Kevin Kelley - August 29, 2012

    Arkansas and Texas A&M will play at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington from 2014 through the 2024 season.

  • Louisiana Tech vs. Texas A&M moved to October 13

    Kevin Kelley - August 28, 2012

    Independence StadiumHurricane Isaac has forced the postponement of another 2012 college football game. Louisiana Tech and Texas A&M have moved their Thursday night match-up to Saturday, Oct. 13.

    No other changes to Louisiana Tech or Texas A&M’s schedule was necessary since both schools were set to be off on Oct. 13.

    “Our primary concern was for the health and safety of the general public, students and fans of both institutions,” Tech athletic director Bruce Van De Velde said.

  • Oklahoma State may play Mississippi State at Reliant Stadium in 2013

    Kevin Kelley - August 24, 2012

    Reliant StadiumThe Oklahoma State Cowboys and the Mississippi State Bulldogs are in discussions to play at Reliant Stadium in Houston in 2013, NewsOK has reported.

    The game would be played on August 31, which would be the season-opener for both schools.

    If the match-up is finalized, it would be the fifth meeting between the two schools and second game to be played off campus. The first meeting occurred in Jackson, MS in 1970, with the remaining games played in Stillwater (1971 and 1998) and Starkville (1999). The series is tied at two games each.