Next Generation: A father’s love helps UGA’s Trey Blount soar
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AUBURN, Ala. — After 11 days away from the field, Auburn football returns to spring practice Tuesday afternoon. And, judging by the schedule the rest of the way, the intensity will ramp up over the next 10 practices. Auburn football will take the field at Jordan-Hare Stadium for the first time since last fall. Several important players […] The post What to watch for when Auburn football resumes spring practice this week appeared first on SEC Country.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Even through the Alabama men’s basketball program lost in the 2017 NIT last week, the hype surrounding the program clearly is ratcheting up. Alabama already was being hailed as a rising team in a rising conference, but with South Carolina’s stunning upset of Duke on Sunday night, the SEC has landed three spots […] The post Alabama can point to South Carolina Sweet 16 run, think: Why not us next season? appeared first on SEC Country.
Lane Kiffin and Alabama broke up well over two months ago, but the former Crimson Tide offensive coordinator is still fielding questions about his time in Tuscaloosa. During an appearance ESPN’s Dan Lebatard Show on Monday, Kiffin opened up about whether or not he was truly happy during his time on Nick Saban’s staff. After […] The post Lane Kiffin opens up about what may have made him seem unhappy at Alabama appeared first on SEC Country.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Each season, Alabama football has three or four players from its incoming recruiting class who make a major impact as true freshmen. While it was Calvin Ridley and mostly defensive players in 2015 — Da’Ron Payne, Minkah Fitzpatrick and Ronnie Harrison — it was the offensive newcomers who helped provide a big […] The post With Jalen Hurts, Alabama’s 2016 recruiting class made biggest contributions on offense appeared first on SEC Country.
Georgia’s football team begins its spring practice on Tuesday with the hopes of improving on the team’s 8-5 record from 2016. One the necessary elements in making that improvement a reality is an upgrade in offensive performance. With that in mind, there are 10 UGA players that could play a big role in leading the […] The post Podcast: 10 most intriguing UGA offensive players this spring appeared first on SEC Country.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Brandon Sandifer is no longer with the Florida football team, Gators coach Jim McElwain announced Monday. The redshirt sophomore appeared in two games last season as a reserve offensive guard. Check back for more on this story. The post Florida offensive lineman no longer with team appeared first on SEC Country.
INDIANAPOLIS — Kentucky fans will remember the De’Aaron Fox dunks and the Malik Monk and Bam Adebayo blocks at the end of a thrilling, 65-62 win over Wichita State in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament on Sunday. But there was a bizarre stretch in the first half that might serve the Wildcats […] The post 2017 NCAA Tournament: Kentucky is going to need its bench, and the backups delivered against Wichita State appeared first on SEC Country.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Trailing by one and coming out of a timeout, Frank Martin turned to Chris Silva and drew up a perfect momentum-snatching and lead-claiming play. It almost didn’t go as planned — Sindarius Thornwell said Duane Notice almost messed the play up — but Silva skied, snatched Thornwell’s pass from the air and […] The post Chris Silva lifts Gamecocks with monster second-half showing appeared first on SEC Country.
In a flash, the 2017 NCAA Tournament dropped from 68 contenders for a national title to 16. And it will only drop further from there, as games resume on Thursday, March 23 to pare the field down to a Final Four by Sunday evening. On Monday, a fresh set of odds was released for winning […] The post 2017 NCAA Tournament: Updated odds to win national title for all Sweet 16 teams appeared first on SEC Country.