Category: SEC

  • Texas and Texas A&M unlikely to play Football Game until at least 2019

    Kevin Kelley - October 17, 2011

    Texas A&MTexasThe Texas Longhorns and Texas A&M Aggies are unlikely to meet in football until at least 2019, USAToday.com has reported.

    Texas A&M has talked to Texas about future games, but the Longhorns have told them that their non-conference schedule is filled through the 2018 season.

  • Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns add Florida Gators to 2012 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - October 12, 2011

    Louisiana-LafayetteFloridaLouisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns have added the Florida Gators to their 2012 football schedule, interim athletic director Scott Farmer told theadvertiser.com.

    The Ragin’ Cajuns will travel to face the Florida Gators at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville on September 8, 2012. The Gators will pay the Cajuns a $950,000 guarantee.

  • SEC adds Texas A&M Aggies as 13th Member

    Kevin Kelley - September 25, 2011

    SECThe SEC has announced that they have accepted the Texas A&M Aggies as their 13th member beginning in the 2012 season.

    Texas A&M is only the third school to be accepted into the SEC since its inception in 1932. Arkansas and South Carolina were added back in 1991.

  • Auburn adds Alabama A&M to 2012 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - September 16, 2011

    AuburnAlabama A&MThe Auburn Tigers have added the Alabama A&M Bulldogs to their 2012 football schedule, AL.com has reported.

    Auburn will host Alabama A&M at Jordan-Hare Stadium on November 17, 2012. It will be the first ever meeting between the two schools and the first for the Bulldogs against a team from the SEC.

  • UMass, Vanderbilt finalize four-game Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - September 14, 2011

    VanderbiltUMassThe UMass Minutemen and the Vanderbilt Commodores have finalized their four-game home-and-home football series, Tennessean.com has reported.

    The first game will be played at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville on October 27, 2012. It will be the first ever meeting between the two schools and the first for UMass against a school from the SEC.

  • Tennessee adds Georgia State to 2012 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - September 13, 2011

    TennesseeGeorgia StateThe Tennessee Volunteers have added the Georgia State Panthers to their 2012 football schedule, the AJC reported today.

    Tennessee will host Georgia State at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville on September 8, 2012. It will be the first ever meeting between the two schools.

  • Report: Tennessee to Buy Out of 2013 Football Game at Oregon

    Kevin Kelley - September 5, 2011

    TennesseeOregonThe Tennessee Volunteers will buy out of their 2013 football game at Oregon, Rob Moseley of The Register Guard announced on Twitter.

    Tennessee and Oregon signed a contract for a home-and-home series back in 2005. In the first game in 2010, the Ducks crushed the Volunteers 48-13 in Knoxville.

  • SEC satisfied with 12 football programs; no action taken on Texas A&M

    Kevin Kelley - August 14, 2011

    SECThe Presidents of the current SEC schools met today to discuss future conference expansion. Texas A&M was the leading candidate to bolt their current conference, the Big 12, to join the SEC in 2012.

    After the meeting, Dr. Bernie Machen, Chair of the Southeastern Conference Presidents and Chancellors, issued the following statement:

    “The SEC Presidents and Chancellors met today and reaffirmed our satisfaction with the present 12 institutional alignment. We recognize, however, that future conditions may make it advantageous to expand the number of institutions in the league.

  • Georgia Bulldogs add ULM Warhawks to 2015 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - August 10, 2011

    ULMGeorgiaThe Georgia Bulldogs have added the ULM Warhawks to their 2015 football schedule, Sicemdawgs.com has reported.

    Georgia will host ULM at Sanford Stadium in Athens on November 7, 2015 and will pay the Warhawks a $1.2 million guarantee for the game. The two schools have a “Memorandum of Understanding” to play the game with an official contract in the works.

  • UMass, Vanderbilt close to finalizing 4-game Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - August 10, 2011

    VanderbiltUMassThe UMass Minutemen and the Vanderbilt Commodores are close to finalizing a four-game home-and-home football series, Tennessean.com has reported.

    The first game would be played in 2012 at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville. It would be the first ever meeting between the two schools and the first for UMass against a school from the SEC.