Aaron Murray had four touchdown passes before leaving the game with a knee injury, as Georgia beat Kentucky 59-17 on Saturday night in Athens.
BATON ROUGE, La. – No. 11 Texas A&M was in Baton Rouge on Saturday to take on No. 22 LSU, and the Tigers ran away with a 34-10 victory on a rainy day at Death Valley. The LSU (8-3, 4-3 Southeastern Conference) defense contained A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel better than anyone else has been able to in 2013, limiting the reigning Heisman Trophy winner to 224 yards and two interceptions through the air.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Florida lost its sixth straight contest on Saturday, this time at the hands of Georgia Southern in a 26-20 game. The Gators ( 4-7) struggled to get anything going offensively, and the Eagles ran for 429 yards on the other side to steal a win at The Swamp.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Top-ranked Alabama hosted Chattanooga on Saturday afternoon, and the Crimson Tide remained on a collision course with archrival Auburn with a 49-0 drubbing of the Mocs. This one was not close for long, as Bama (11-0) used a 21-point second quarter to distance itself for good.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – No. 11 South Carolina notched 28 points in the first quarter against Coastal Carolina on Saturday, and the Gamecocks never looked back in a 70-10 blowout win. South Carolina (9-2) did not rely on its quarterbacks much in this one, relying mostly on the ground game in the big win.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Four quarters was not enough to settle things between Arkansas and Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon, but the Bulldogs only needed one overtime period to escape with a 24-17 win over the Razorbacks. The Bulldogs (5-6, 2-5 Southeastern Conference) started off the overtime with a touchdown drive, and an interception by Taveze Calhoun on the ensuing Arkansas (3-8. 0-7) possession sealed the deal.
Tennessee senior defensive lineman Marlon Walls is the Southeastern Conference Football Community Service Team Player of the Week.
Four elite players from offense and special teams and one true freshman defensive player who recently added ball carrying duties have been named finalists for the Paul Hornung Award, presented by Texas Roadhouse and given annually to the most versatile player in major college football. Two of those play-makers hail from the Southeastern Conference in LSU's Odell Beckham Jr. and Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel.
University of Kentucky Athletics has announced a special promotion for the Tennessee football game as fans can purchase general admission tickets for $20 to see the Wildcats' season finale. The game is scheduled for a 7 p.m. ET kickoff on Saturday, Nov. 30 at Commonwealth Stadium.
Five finalists for the 2013 Bronko Nagurski Trophy were announced on Thursday by the Football Writers Association of America and the Charlotte Touchdown Club, and two of the five are players from the Southeastern Conference.
Kentucky will visit a Southeastern Conference Eastern Division rival for the second straight week with a Saturday evening trip to Georgia's Sanford Stadium. The matchup is set for a 7 p.m. ET kickoff on ESPNU.
ORLANDO, Fla. – Since Johnny Manziel took the reigns as Texas A&M’s starting quarterback last season, the Aggies have yet to lose a game away from home. When Manziel and his comrades take the field at Tiger Stadium on Saturday afternoon, they will be putting their 10-game road winning streak on the line in one of college football’s toughest environments.
Maxwell Football Club President, Ron Jaworski, announced the 2013 semifinalists for the Maxwell Football Club Collegiate Coach of the Year Award. The list includes a field of 16 candidates for the award which have been selected by the MFC National Selection Committee.
The Southeastern Conference football coaches took part in their weekly teleconference on Wednesday, fielding questions from reporters as this week's slate of games nears. To listen to audio from all of the coaches, click on the links below.