SEC Commissioner Mike Slive announces retirement

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SEC Commissioner Mike Slive announces that he will retire July 31, 2015 due to health reasons. Here is the press release from the SEC. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -Mike Slive will retire as commissioner of the Southeastern Conference on July 31, 2015, after serving in that position for 13 years, he announced Tuesday. He also stated he […]

Kentucky Football: Max Godby Named to SEC Football Community Service Team

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Senior guard Max Godby has been named the Southeastern Conference Football Community Service Team Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. In an athletics department that emphasizes community service, Godby is one of the most hard-working and giving student-athletes Kentucky has ever seen. During his time as a Wildcat he […]

Report: DirecTV expected to add SEC Network

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Clay Travis of foxsports.com is reporting that DirecTV and the SEC Network are in negotiations and a deal could be in place soon. The SEC Network is set for one of the most successful sports network launches in history now that DirecTV, the nation’s largest satellite company, emailed Outkick that the company is “quite hopeful” […]

Report: Joker Phillips Forced to Resign due to Recruiting Violation

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Yahoo.com is reporting that Florida Wide Receiver’s coach Joker Phillips was forced to resign due to a recruiting violation. Former University of Florida wide receivers coach Joker Phillips resigned this week after the NCAA received a photo of the coach sitting in a restaurant with a high school recruit during a mandated dead period in […]

A.J. REED NAMED SEC PLAYER OF THE WEEK

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Reed Named SEC Player of the Week for Second Time in 2014 LEXINGTON, Ky. — For the second time in 2014, Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher/first baseman A.J. Reed has been named Southeastern Conference Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Monday morning. A native of Terre Haute, Ind., Reed led […]

Billings Second Team All-America, Morgan Honorable Mention

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Billings is UK’s first-ever three-time All-America selection LEXINGTON, Ky. – Seniors Whitney Billings and Alexandra Morgan capped their collegiate careers by hauling in All-America accolades it was announced by the American Volleyball Coaches Association on Wednesday. Billings was selected to the second team for the second time in her career, while Morgan claimed honorable mention […]

Will your cable provider carry the SEC Network? Find out here.

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In August 2014, ESPN and the SEC will launch the new SEC Network. The network will air SEC content 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including 45 SEC football games, more than 100 men’s basketball games, 60 women’s basketball games, 75 baseball games and events from across the SEC’s 21 sports annually. Many […]

James Young named SEC Freshman of the Week

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James Young has been named SEC Freshman of the Week after his 26-point performance against Texas-Arlington. Freshman of the Week Kentucky’s James Young, a 6-foot-6, 215-pound freshman guard/forward from Rochester Hills, Mich., was named SEC Freshman of the Week after registering a career-high 26 points to lead all scorers in a win over UT-Arlington. En route […]

SEC Tournament in Nashville 9 Times Between 2015 and 2026

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There is a press conference scheduled for tomorrow morning at 10am central, 11am eastern at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville for what the SEC is calling a historic announcement. The word is out that the announcement will be made that Nashville will host the SEC Tournament 9 times between 2015 and 2026 and the Women’s tournament […]

The SEC is the Clear Winner

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Football season… only means the SEC wins again! The SEC has the most lucrative contracts in the land. Footwear giants like Nike and Adidas recognize the dominance of the conference. Business Journal looked at the footwear and apparel contracts between the Big Three (Nike, Adidas and Under Armour) shoe companies and universities. The University of Kentucky is […]