Stories tagged: SEC
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
The Southeastern Conference is well on its way to having the most players taken in the NFL draft for the 13th year in a row. Twelve of the first 24 …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 1:26 p.m.
There has been plenty of coaching turnover around the Southeastern Conference this offseason. It just didn’t involve the men in charge. The 2019 season shapes up as the first time …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Gonzaga appears to have found a replacement for assistant coach Donny Daniels, who is leaving the program after nine seasons. The Zags are expected to hire former Vanderbilt associate head …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
The Auburn Tigers are still scoring at a high rate, but so are their opponents. The Tigers, who spent six weeks in the Top 10, have dropped from the rankings …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State holds off Tennessee, advances to NCAA regional against Stanford
As it did against Colorado State in the NCAA first round on Friday, Tennessee dropped the opening two sets against Washington State in the second round Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Five things to watch on college football’s championship weekend: SEC play-in; Kyler Murray’s Heisman push
College football closes its regular season with championship weekend, leading to selection Sunday when the playoff is set and the bowls are matchups are finalized. This is the first season …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Feleipe Franks passed for 274 yards and three touchdowns – all in the first half – and No. 13 Florida ran up 600 total yards to rout overmatched Idaho 63-10. …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Gonzaga handled Texas A&M 94-71 late Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center to improve to 3-0. We’ll keep it uniform with three takeaways from the Zags’ victory.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
The Idaho Vandals are playing out the final game in a 4-6 season. But instead of finding themselves in a Big Sky Conference outpost in early winter, the Vandals on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:04 a.m.
Gonzaga was expecting a stout challenge from Texas A&M, nicely timed before the loaded eight-team Maui Invitational begins a three-day run Monday. The short-handed Aggies complied, for most of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:06 a.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 94-71 win over Texas A&M on Thursday, Nov. 15, at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
He may be a little unorthodox, but Josh Perkins has firmly placed himself among great Gonzaga point guards.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
TV Take: First viewing of Rui Hachimura this season shows ESPN crew the talent Gonzaga fans already knew
In the past year or so, those who watch Gonzaga basketball games on television have come to know Eric Rothman and Caron Butler well.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
What could have happened if Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie or Zach Norvell Jr. left Gonzaga after last season? Just take a look at Texas A&M
It has been a tale of two programs since Gonzaga and Texas A&M last met almost three years ago.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Texas A&M visits the McCarthey Athletic Center on Thursday, and there’s a good chance third-ranked Gonzaga will see an Aggies’ squad closer to full strength.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
The Tigers raced to an 18-point halftime lead and pushed it to 30 in their first home win over a ranked nonconference team in nearly 48 years.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
A quote attributed to Chris Petersen circulated last week, even being read on CBS nationally: “If we had Alabama’s schedule, we’d be undefeated.” The problem? Petersen didn’t actually say that.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Against Alabama in the national semifinals here in 2016, Nick Harris was a 270-pound true freshman making just the fourth start of his career as the Washington Huskies’ right guard. …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 11:18 a.m.
Georgia coach Kirby Smart gave mentor Nick Saban and Alabama a run for their money in the national championship game – and did it again in the offseason. Smart brought …
Tue., April 24, 2018, 11:28 a.m.
A look at some Southeastern Conference players who left spring practice potentially poised for breakout seasons.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 11:24 a.m.
The rest of the Southeastern Conference’s football programs are still chasing Alabama and veteran coach Nick Saban. There are five new coaches in the league at Texas A&M, Mississippi State, …
Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
A’ja Wilson helped eighth-ranked South Carolina become the first Southeastern Conference women’s program to win four consecutive tournament titles Sunday, snapping the nation’s longest winning streak at 32 with a …
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Not everything in sports goes the way we want it. That’s one of the reasons we watch sports. As Kirby Smart said before the Rose Bowl, “A lot of outcomes …
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Back in January 2012, the day after Alabama beat LSU in the BCS championship game, the commissioners of the FBS conferences gathered in New Orleans to discuss the future of …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Florida coach Jim McElwain can handle the heat, the hate and even the harassment. He gets paid to deal with it. But he would like his players, coaches and all …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Tennessee defensive coordinator Bob Shoop doesn’t expect a lawsuit filed against him by his former employer to be a distraction as the Volunteers’ defense attempts to bounce back from a …
Fri., July 21, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
The task of pulling together Mississippi’s shattered football program is now on interim coach Matt Luke. The 40-year-old was promoted from co-offensive coordinator in the stunning aftermath of coach Hugh …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Hugh Freeze replaced Houston Nutt as Mississippi’s football coach, and now Nutt is at least partially responsible for Freeze’s stunning downfall. Nutt recently filed a civil lawsuit against Ole Miss, …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure. The school confirmed Freeze’s resignation in a release.