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Four-game losing streak has Arkansas searching for answers

Arkansas basketball’s slow return to national relevance has hit a snag. The Razorbacks (10-7, 1-4 Southeastern Conference) are struggling in coach Mike Anderson’s eighth season in Fayetteville, losing four straight league games over the past two weeks. A third consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament is in serious jeopardy as a young roster led by […]
Tags: News, Sports, Arkansas, Ncaa, Fayetteville, Southeastern Conference, Mike Anderson, Razorbacks


Allen, Locke lead the way as Gators beat Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — KeVaughn Allen scored 13 points, Noah Locke added 10 points and Florida rallied from a brief second-half deficit to beat Georgia 62-52 on Saturday. After losing to South Carolina, No. 3 Tennessee and Mississippi State by an average less than five points, Florida (10-7, 2-3 Southeastern Conference) closed the game out […]
Tags: Florida, News, Mississippi, Sports, Georgia, Tennessee, Athens, South Carolina, Ga AP, Southeastern Conference, Gators, Noah Locke, KeVaughn Allen, Allen Locke


No. 3 Tennessee dominant through first weeks of SEC schedule

Here are a few things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEKEND No. 12 Kentucky at No. 14 Auburn: Kentucky (13-3, 3-1 SEC) will be trying to hand Auburn (13-3, 2-1) its first home loss of the season Saturday. Auburn beat Kentucky 76-66 at home last season on its way […]
Tags: News, Kentucky, Sports, Tennessee, SEC, Auburn, Southeastern Conference


Alabama hands Lady Vols historic 4th straight loss, 86-65

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Cierra Johnson scored eight of her 17 points in a dominating fourth quarter and Alabama sent No. 20 Tennessee to its fourth straight loss Thursday night, 86-65, the first time since 1970 the Lady Vols lost four consecutive games. Alabama (10-8, 2-3 Southeastern Conference), which has won five straight in the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Tennessee, Tuscaloosa, Southeastern Conference, Lady Vols, Ala AP, Cierra Johnson


Brown’s big spurt sends No. 14 Auburn past Texas A&M, 85-66

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Bryce Brown scored all but two of his 22 points in the first half and No. 14 Auburn routed Texas A&M 85-66 on Wednesday night. The Tigers (13-3, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) won on the road for the first time in league play this season. They dominated the Aggies (7-8, 1-3) […]
Tags: Texas, News, Sports, Auburn, Tigers, Southeastern Conference, Texas AP, Bryce Brown, Aggies


Brown’s scoring spurt leads No. 14 Auburn past Texas A&M

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Bryce Brown scored all but two of his 22 points in the first half and No. 14 Auburn routed Texas A&M 85-66 on Wednesday night. The Tigers (13-3, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) won on the road for the first time in league play this season. They dominated the Aggies (7-8, 1-3) […]
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Former Alabama QB Jalen Hurts transferring to Oklahoma

Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has decided to transfer to Oklahoma. Hurts made the announcement Wednesday in a story in the Players’ Tribune . He will be available immediately as a graduate transfer. Hurts was a two-year starter who led Alabama to a pair of national championship games and was Southeastern Conference offensive player of the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, College sports, Oklahoma, Southeastern Conference, Jalen Hurts, Oklahoma Hurts


LSU cruises past No. 18 Ole Miss 83-69; 3-0 in SEC

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Tremont Waters scored 20 points, Kavell Bigby-Williams had 14 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks, and LSU beat No. 18 Mississippi 83-69 on Tuesday night. LSU (13-3, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) used an early 8-0 run in the second half to take a 48-39 lead. The Tigers maintained a healthy advantage from […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Sports, LSU, SEC, Tigers, Southeastern Conference, Ole Miss, OXFORD Miss AP, Tremont Waters, Kavell Bigby Williams


Hagans silences Georgia crowd, lifts No. 12 Kentucky, 69-49

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Ashton Hagans silenced a hostile crowd by scoring a season-high 23 points, leading No. 12 Kentucky to a 69-49 victory over Georgia on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (13-3, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) pulled away in the second half for their third straight victory. Hagans, a freshman who initially committed to Georgia out […]
Tags: News, Kentucky, Sports, Georgia, Athens, Wildcats, Ga AP, Southeastern Conference, Ashton Hagans, Hagans


Top 25 Capsules

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 22 points and 10 rebounds in three quarters to power No. 7 Mississippi State’s 85-59 rout of Auburn on Monday night. The Bulldogs (16-1, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) led the whole way and shot 53 percent while holding the Tigers (14-3, 2-2) to a season-low in points. Mississippi State […]
Tags: News, Sports, Mississippi State, Auburn, Tigers, Bulldogs, Southeastern Conference, AUBURN Ala AP, Teaira McCowan


McCowan powers No. 7 Mississippi State past Auburn, 85-59

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 22 points and 10 rebounds in three quarters to power No. 7 Mississippi State’s 85-59 rout of Auburn on Monday night. The Bulldogs (16-1, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) led the whole way and shot 53 percent while holding the Tigers (14-3, 2-2) to a season-low in points. Mississippi State […]
Tags: News, Sports, Mississippi State, Auburn, Tigers, Bulldogs, Southeastern Conference, AUBURN Ala AP, Teaira McCowan, McCowan


S Carolina stays perfect in SEC with 85-75 win over Missouri

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Keyshawn Bryant scored 15 points and Chris Silva added 14 points as South Carolina continued its surprising Southeastern Conference start with an 85-75 win over Missouri on Sunday. The Gamecocks (8-7, 3-0 SEC) led the entire second half, but struggled to shake the Tigers (9-5, 0-2). Javon Pickett’s 3-pointer with 3:17 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Missouri, SEC, Tigers, South Carolina, Carolina, COLUMBIA S C AP, Southeastern Conference, Gamecocks, Chris Silva, Javon Pickett, Keyshawn Bryant


Hinson leads Ole Miss over No. 14 Mississippi St 81-77

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Blake Hinson scored a career-high 26 points, Breein Tyree added 19 and Mississippi rallied for an 81-77 win over No. 14 Mississippi State on Saturday. Ole Miss (13-2, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) won its 10th straight game, continuing its surprising run of great basketball under first-year coach Kermit Davis. Mississippi State (12-3, […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Sports, Mississippi State, Southeastern Conference, Hinson, Starkville, Miss AP, Kermit Davis, Breein Tyree, Blake Hinson


Missouri-South Carolina game Saturday has been postponed

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Travel issues due to a winter storm have led to postponement of Missouri’s men’s basketball game at South Carolina. The teams were scheduled to meet Saturday at South Carolina’s Colonial Life Arena. South Carolina announced Friday that both teams are in contact with the Southeastern Conference about possible makeup dates for […]
Tags: News, Sports, South Carolina, COLUMBIA S C AP, Southeastern Conference, Missouri South Carolina, Colonial Life Arena South Carolina


No. 3 Tennessee establishes itself as favorite in SEC race

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has established itself as the early Southeastern Conference favorite just a week into the start of league competition. The third-ranked Volunteers (13-1, 2-0 SEC) have outscored their first two league opponents by a combined 70 points while showcasing the depth that has made them the SEC’s highest-ranked team heading into […]
Tags: News, Sports, Tennessee, SEC, Knoxville, Tenn AP, Southeastern Conference


Surging Ole Miss, South Carolina among SEC’s early surprises

Here are some things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEKEND Mississippi at No. 14 Mississippi State: Ole Miss (12-2, 2-0 SEC) is shaping up as the SEC’s biggest surprise under new coach Kermit Davis. The preseason pick to finish last in the conference has opened its league schedule by […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Sports, SEC, South Carolina, Southeastern Conference, Kermit Davis


No. 7 Mississippi State rallies past Georgia 80-71

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Chloe Bibby scored a career-high 24 points, Teaira McCowan added 18 points and 21 rebounds and No. 7 Mississippi State survived an upset scare with an 80-71 win over Georgia on Thursday night. Mississippi State (15-1, 3-0) Southeastern Conference) needed a rally in the final minutes after finding itself in the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Georgia, Mississippi State, Southeastern Conference, Starkville, Miss AP, Teaira McCowan, Chloe Bibby


Terence Davis leads Ole Miss to 82-67 upset of No. 11 Auburn

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Terence Davis had 27 points and 12 rebounds to lead surprising Mississippi to an 82-67 upset of No. 11 Auburn on Wednesday night. Ole Miss (12-2, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) continued its run of strong play under first-year coach Kermit Davis after being widely picked to finish at or near the bottom […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Sports, Southeastern Conference, Terence Davis, OXFORD Miss AP, Kermit Davis


No. 18 Kentucky rallies to pull away from Texas A&M 85-74

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Tyler Herro had 21 points, Ashton Hagans scored a career-high 18 and No. 18 Kentucky overcame a 10-0 deficit before holding off Texas A&M for an 85-74 victory on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (11-3, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) started badly on both ends with four missed shots, turnovers and defensive breakdowns the […]
Tags: Texas, News, Kentucky, Sports, Wildcats, Lexington, Southeastern Conference, Ky AP, Ashton Hagans, Tyler Herro


Alabama’s Toughest Competition Might Be Its Second String. Or Its Third.

On teams with deep benches, like Alabama and Clemson, competition for playing time is part of the appeal for top high school recruits.
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Silva’s late dunk lifts South Carolina over Florida 71-69

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Chris Silva’s dunk following a full-court pass with 2.5 seconds remaining gave South Carolina a 71-69 victory over Florida in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams Saturday night. Silva finished with 18 points — all in the second half — and helped the Gamecocks (6-7, 1-0) overcome a 14-point deficit. […]
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Alabama 35, Georgia 28: Alabama Wins SEC Title in an Eerily Familiar Rematch With Georgia

Reminiscent of last season’s national championship game, Alabama substituted for its quarterback and roared back to beat Georgia in Atlanta.
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AP Top 25: Notre Dame into top 5; Texas top 10; 8 SEC teams

Notre Dame moves into top 5, Texas and UCF reach top 10, Southeastern Conference places season-high 8 teams in latest Associated Press college football poll            [Author: AP]
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Notre Dame into top 5 in poll; Texas to No. 9

Notre Dame moved into the top five, Texas and UCF reached the top 10 and the Southeastern Conference placed a season-high eight teams in the latest Associated Press college football poll.
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Beer: Colleges’ New Way to Fill Seats, Not Couches

After keeping alcohol out of football stadiums for years, more universities are figuring out how best to sell booze to fans — so they don’t stay home.
Tags: News, Louisiana State University, Atlantic Coast Conference, Southeastern Conference, Colleges and Universities, Alcoholic Beverages, Big 12 Conference, Football (College, National Collegiate Athletic Assn


SEC relaxes transfer rules, clearing path for UF’s Jefferson

The Southeastern Conference has relaxed a rule regarding intra-league transfers, clearing the way for former Mississippi receiver Van Jefferson to play at Florida this fall. The powerhouse league passed legislation Friday during its meetings in Destin, Florida, that allows players at a school under NCAA sanctions to transfer to another institution within the conference without […]
Tags: Florida, News, Mississippi, Sports, Ncaa, SEC, Jefferson, UF, Southeastern Conference, Destin Florida, Van Jefferson


Former Southeastern Conference Commissioner Slive dies at 77

Mike Slive, the former Southeastern Conference commissioner who guided the league through a period of unprecedented success and prosperity, has died            [Author: AP]
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How to Keep Winning; Nick Saban; Pep Guardiola; the Process; CEO Boot Camp

"... insights for scaleups" HEADLINES: Bill's "Own the Room" methodology has helped countless speakers play at a higher level.   Sheryl Sandberg, COO Facebook Final CEO Boot Camp Before Summer -- two seats are left for the upcoming May 29 - June 1 Boot Camp hosted by McKeel Hagerty of $400 million Hagerty insurance and immediate past international chair of YPO - along with serial entrepreneur John Ratliff and Verne Harnish - identify your const...
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Waters' field goal gives LSU 64-63 win over Missouri

Tremont Waters made a shot in the lane with 19 seconds remaining in the game to give LSU a 64-63 Southeastern Conference victory against Missouri on Saturday. Waters pulled LSU within one point on a short jumper with 1:08 left to play            [Author: AP]
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On College Football: An Unrelenting Georgia Wears Down Oklahoma in a Clash of Styles

After climbing back from a deep first-half deficit, the Bulldogs had reason to be confident as they closed out a semifinal victory in double overtime.
Tags: News, Smart, University Of Georgia, Riley, Bulldogs, Southeastern Conference, Kirby, University of Oklahoma, Mayfield, Big 12 Conference, Football (College, College Football Playoff National Championship, Lincoln (1983-, Baker (1995-, Unrelenting Georgia Wears Down Oklahoma