- Kevin Kelley - March 21, 2012
Clemson and Georgia are scheduled to play a home-and-home football series in 2013 and 2014. But due to expansion in the ACC, the series may have to be canceled.
Earlier this month, it was reported that the Georgia-Clemson football series could be in jeopardy. Due to the addition of Pittsburgh and Syracuse to the ACC, likely in 2013, the conference will play a nine-game football schedule.
- Kevin Kelley - March 19, 2012
SEC commissioner Mike Slive hopes to have the future football schedule for the conference set by late-May, he told the Memphis Commercial-Appeal.
Slive and the 14 SEC athletic directors discussed the issue earlier this month in Nashville at the women’s basketball tournament and then the following week in New Orleans at the men’s tournament.
- Kevin Kelley - March 13, 2012
The LSU Tigers and the Tulane Green Wave are in discussions for a possible game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in 2013, The Times Picayune has reported.
The game could be the season opener for both schools, although details are still being worked out. The two schools, separated by only about 80 miles, haven’t met since a 42-0 LSU win in 2009. The Tigers lead the overall series 69-22-7.
- Kevin Kelley - March 6, 2012
Although the SEC hasn’t made an official announcement, it appears that Arkansas-Missouri and South Carolina-Texas A&M will become permanent cross-division rivals in football.
South Carolina president Harris Pastides told ABC Columbia that Texas A&M is their “likely” option for a permanent cross-division rival.
- Kevin Kelley - March 5, 2012
The Ole Miss Rebels will open the 2015 season at home against the UT Martin Skyhawks, according to UTM’s official website.
Ole Miss will take on UT Martin at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Sept. 5, 2015. The game will be the first ever between the two schools.
- Kevin Kelley - March 2, 2012
The Missouri Tigers have announced their 2012 football schedule, which was completed today with the addition of a home game against the Syracuse Orange.
The 2012 season will be the first for Missouri in the Southeastern Conference. The Tigers, who were accepted into the SEC on Nov. 6, have competed in the Big 12 since its inception in 1996.
- Kevin Kelley - March 1, 2012
On Wednesday, SEC athletic directors met in Nashville to discuss, among other things, future SEC football schedules. No decision was made on a scheduling model for 2013 and beyond.
There are several scheduling concerns that the SEC must address moving forward. Chief among them is whether to continue with an eight-game conference schedule or move to a nine-game slate.
- Kevin Kelley - February 27, 2012
The Texas A&M Aggies have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, LSU and Missouri.
The 2012 season will be the first for Texas A&M in the Southeastern Conference. The Aggies, who were accepted into the SEC on Sept. 25, have competed in the Big 12 since its inception in 1996.
- Kevin Kelley - February 23, 2012
The Missouri Tigers will open the 2012 season at home against the Southeastern Louisiana Lions, Missouri athletic director Mike Alden announced today.
Missouri will host Southeastern Louisiana at Faurot Field in Columbia on Sept. 1, 2012. The game will be Missouri’s first as an SEC school and first ever against the Lions.
- Kevin Kelley - February 19, 2012
The Texas A&M Aggies will host the Arkansas Razorbacks in 2012, A&M athletics director Bill Byrne said on Saturday.
The schools will meet at Kyle Field on Sept. 29, 2012 and then play at Arkansas in 2013. In 2014, the game will return to Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.