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July 21, 2021

Texas, Oklahoma aren’t exactly denying SEC realignment rumors

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:30pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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This afternoon’s report that Texas and Oklahoma may leave the Big 12 for the SEC as soon as this summer has the college football world buzzing. And, for their parts, the Longhorns and the Sooners aren’t really shooting that rumor down. Both schools issued statements this afternoon that read more like non-denials. A Texas spokesman…

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4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Paul Finebaum

Nick Roush 5:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. The voice of the SEC…

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Texas and Oklahoma interested in joining the SEC, per Houston Chronicle report

Drew Franklin 4:12pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Moments before Texas A&M head coach Jimbo Fisher took the stage at SEC Media Days, Texas A&M’s beat writer for the Houston Chronicle dropped a bombshell of an exclusive report to say Texas and Oklahoma have expressed interest in joining the Southeastern Conference. The Chronicle’s Brent Zwerneman spoke to “a high-ranking college official with knowledge…

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4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Cole Cubelic

Nick Roush 12:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. Tuesday afternoon Cole Cubelic predicted…

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Alabama standout Jaden Shackelford returning to school

Jack Pilgrim 11:30am July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Alabama basketball will return its leading scorer in 2021-22. After exploring his professional and transfer options this offseason, Jaden Shackelford has announced he will return to Alabama for a junior campaign. “I’m blessed to have the support system I have to guide me through my every step,” Shackelford said. “Now it’s time to finish what…

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KSR’s SEC Media Days Rundown: Tennessee Volunteers, presented by Shield from Sword Performance

Nick Roush 11:00am July 21, 2021 7/21/21 Comments Disabled

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Life is thirsty work, but water and traditional sports drinks just don’t cut it. Created in Kentucky, Sword Performance offers SHIELD, a brand-new innovation in the sports drink world. With bold fruit flavors, balanced electrolytes, and natural ingredients, SHIELD hydrates better and faster than water and quenches thirst for anyone at any time. Go ahead,…

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July 20, 2021

4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Ivan Maisel of On3 Sports

Nick Roush 2:30pm July 20, 2021 7/20/21

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. Ivan Maisel has spent decades…

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4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Peter Burns of the SEC Network

Nick Roush 10:00am July 20, 2021 7/20/21 Comments Disabled

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. Peter Burns is an SEC…

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Today on KSR: Kentucky takes on SEC Media Days 2021

Nick Roush 9:00am July 20, 2021 7/20/21 Comments Disabled

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It’s Football Time in Hoover. The Kentucky Wildcats are en route to a city that sleeps to take center stage at SEC Media Days. Mark Stoops will be making his ninth appearance at the event when he takes the podium at 2:30 pm ET on the SEC Network, now the second-longest tenured coach in the…

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July 19, 2021

Luke Combs released a hype song for SEC Football

Drew Franklin 7:30pm July 19, 2021 7/19/21

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SEC Media Days 2021 debuted today and so did Luke Combs’ new hype song for SEC Football on the SEC Network. “South On Ya” is the music for the minute-long video the SEC Network and Combs shared on Monday to drum up the excitement around the kickoff of SEC Football only 47 days from now.…

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July 30, 2021

Oklahoma Board of Regents unanimously votes to join SEC

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:30pm July 30, 2021 7/30/21

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Here come the Sooners! As expected, the Oklahoma Board of Regents voted unanimously to accept the Southeastern Conference’s invitation to join the league once their media rights agreement with the Big 12 expires in 2025. Texas’ Board of Regents did the same earlier today. “The board’s action today is undoubtedly one of the most significant…

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Texas Board of Regents approves move to SEC

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00am July 30, 2021 7/30/21

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To absolutely no one’s surprise, the University of Texas System Board of Regents voted unanimously to approve the school joining the Southeastern Conference once its grant of rights contract with the Big 12 expires in 2025. “Our board met today to discuss the ever-changing landscape of collegiate athletics and the invitation from the Southeastern Conference…

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July 29, 2021

SEC officially invites Texas and Oklahoma to the league after unanimous vote

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm July 29, 2021 7/29/21

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It’s official: Texas and Oklahoma have invitations to join the Southeastern Conference. The league’s presidents and chancellors voted unanimously to invite Texas and Oklahoma into the SEC effective July 1, 2025. The invites went out late Thursday afternoon following the vote. “Today’s unanimous vote is both a testament to the SEC’s longstanding spirit of unity…

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Steve Spurrier Fires Shots at Texas: “They can’t win the Big 12 anyway.”

Nick Roush 3:00pm July 29, 2021 7/29/21

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Steve Spurrier may no longer be coaching SEC football, but the Head Ball Coach is still taking shots at potential SEC opponents. Never shy to share his opinion, Spurrier was asked by Edgar Thompson of the Orlando Sentinel what he thought of Texas and Oklahoma’s pending move from the Big 12 to the SEC. You’ll…

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July 28, 2021

SEC presidents expected to meet on Thursday; will extend invitations to Texas, Oklahoma

Zack Geoghegan 10:45pm July 28, 2021 7/28/21

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It’s only a matter of time before Texas and Oklahoma are officially members of the SEC. On Wednesday night, Ross Dellenger of Sports Illustrated reported that the Southeastern Conference presidents will meet on Thursday where they are expected to extend invitations to Texas and Oklahoma to join the SEC. Been warned not to predict what presidents…

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Big 12 accuses ESPN of tampering with conference’s schools; sends cease and desist letter

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm July 28, 2021 7/28/21

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The Big 12 is Big Mad right now. Not long after it was announced that Oklahoma and Texas have requested to join the Southeastern Conference in 2025, the commissioner of the Big 12 Conference, Bob Bowlsby, sent a cease and desist letter to ESPN. Bowlsby and the Big 12 claim that ESPN is trying to break…

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July 27, 2021

Texas, Oklahoma formally request invitations to join SEC

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:50am July 27, 2021 7/27/21

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Texas and Oklahoma have taken the next step towards joining the Southeastern Conference. This morning, the two schools formally requested invitations to become members of the SEC beginning July 1, 2025, setting up a vote by the SEC’s 14 schools. Eleven schools must approve the addition for it to become official. “Dear Commissioner Sankey,” the…

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July 26, 2021

What People said about Kentucky Football at SEC Media Days

Nick Roush 4:00pm July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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The 2021 edition of SEC Media Days was unlike any other in the Mark Stoops era, and not just because it was filled with conference realignment talk. Typically the event provides the Kentucky football team with bulletin board material. This year the Cats are actually getting respect from well known voices throughout the league. Five…

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July 25, 2021

Texas A&M to Hold a Board of Regents Meeting Regarding SEC Realignment Tomorrow

Brent Wainscott 8:00pm July 25, 2021 7/25/21

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Boy, oh boy, the Aggies really aren’t happy that big brother may be coming back to town, are they? Ever since the subretinal rumors started swirling at SEC Media Days about Texas and Oklahoma joining the SEC, Jimbo and the rest of Aggie-faithful have resisted their former Big 12 counterparts joining the SEC. So what’s…

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July 23, 2021

Kentucky picked to finish third in SEC East by media

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:15pm July 23, 2021 7/23/21

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According to the media members at SEC Media Days, Kentucky will finish third in the SEC East this season. The 2021 preseason football media poll and All-SEC teams were just announced and the Cats are third in the East behind Georgia and Florida. They picked up two first-place votes. One media member even predicted the…

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