OXFORD, Miss. -- Denzel Nkemdiche is the perfect poster child for Mississippi's resurgent football team.. He's way too small to play linebacker in the Southeastern Conference and makes his share of mistakes. But he's also passionate and aggressive, intelligent and eager to learn, under-recruited and an overachiever.. The 5
College basketball has long been dominated by blacks on the court. The same can't be said for the sidelines.. And the numbers of minority coaches aren't getting much better -- they're stagnant or even declining at the Division I level.. George Mason coach Paul Hewitt -- who also coached at
The Bobby Petrino saga has drawn attention to an often overlooked aspect of big-time college football: The relationship between coaches and the police who handle security for them.. Around the Southeastern Conference, providing sideline security for SEC programs is considered coveted duty. Some officers travel to away games, a
NEW ORLEANS -- Three years into coach John Calipari's tenure at Kentucky, the Wildcats are once again the unquestioned kings of the Southeastern Conference.. The No. 1-ranked Wildcats open this week's SEC tournament in New Orleans with a swagger reminiscent of the 1990s, when they won seven of eight
Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan couldn't believe he was saying the words. Just two years ago it would have been college baseball blasphemy: Pitchers are dominant in the Southeastern Conference.
STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hadn't done this a million times. It just looked that way.. The 6-foot-5 freshman guard juked to his left, stepped back and coolly knocked down Georgia's biggest shot of the season, a 3-pointer in overtime that lifted the Bulldogs to a
Bulldogs also stout on defense in road victory over Rebels, who are held to 183 yards
OXFORD, Miss. -- Georgia's Mark Richt doesn't have the best job security these days. Mississippi's Houston Nutt knows exactly how he feels.
OXFORD, Miss. -- Georgia's Mark Richt doesn't have the best job security these days. Mississippi's Houston Nutt knows exactly how he feels.. Ole Miss (1-2, 0-1 Southeastern Conference) hosts Georgia (1-2, 0-1) today at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in a game that both teams desperately need to win in order to
Uncertainty prevailed in the Southeastern Conference whenever the conversation turned to quarterbacks during the offseason.. Gone were stars like Arkansas' Ryan Mallett, Alabama's Greg McElroy and Auburn's Heisman winner Cameron Newton. All around the SEC, there were relative unknown signal-callers being thrown into the fray.. Most SEC schools can