SEC : In the Crosshairs

Missouri Wins, Gators Have Quarterback Concerns

Missouri Wins, Gators Have Quarterback Concerns

Ken Cross

November 05 Ineffectiveness at the quarterback position and the decimated Florida Gators secondary were too tall of a task for them to overcome in Saturday’s 38-17 loss to Missouri in The Swamp. FULL STORY

No. 7 Georgia Pulls Away to Beat No. 9 Florida

No. 7 Georgia Pulls Away to Beat No. 9 Florida

Ken Cross

October 29 The No. 9 Florida Gators fought all afternoon amid turnovers and defensive breakdowns and yet were even in the game, trailing No. 7 Georgia, 23-17, with 11:12 remaining in the fourth quarter. FULL STORY

Gators Upset LSU in Gainesville behind Franks, D

Gators Upset LSU in Gainesville behind Franks, D

Ken Cross

October 08 In Saturday’s 27-19 win over LSU, Franks became the clutch playmaker everyone thought he could be as he engineered the premiere drive that spurred the No. 22 Gators' upset over the No. 5 Tigers. FULL STORY

In the Crosshairs: Tide’s Speed Too Much for Cards

In the Crosshairs: Tide’s Speed Too Much for Cards

Ken Cross

September 03 Tua Tagovailoa picked up where we last saw him as he completed 12 of 16 passes for 237 yards, threw for two scores and ran for another in leading Alabama to a resounding 51-14 win over Louisville in the Camping World Kickoff FULL STORY

Tigers’ next-man up mentality paces win at Georgia

Tigers’ next-man up mentality paces win at Georgia

Ken Cross

February 11 Auburn improved to 22-3 and 10-2 to take a two-game lead in the SEC with another total effort in a 78-61 win over Georgia on Saturday. But more than just the win, once again the character, the chemistry and the psychology of the team galvanized FULL STORY

In the Crosshairs: NCAA Tourney Sleepers to Watch

In the Crosshairs: NCAA Tourney Sleepers to Watch

Ken Cross

February 06 The stakes get even higher in the weeks leading up to the conference tournaments and, of course, they are multiplied by then. Here is a look at potential sleepers in the eight top conferences in the game. FULL STORY

Wildcats on the Edge, Fall in Columbia

Wildcats on the Edge, Fall in Columbia

Ken Cross

January 16 Although the Kentucky Wildcats came into Columbia, S.C. Tuesday night with a 4-1 SEC ledger, they could have as easily been 2-3 or 1-4. FULL STORY

Conferences in the Cross Hairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks

Conferences in the Cross Hairs: ACC, Pac-12 picks

Ken Cross

August 29 Here's a look at some key matchups in the ACC and the Pac-12. FULL STORY

SEC: Snubbed Once Again

SEC: Snubbed Once Again

Ken Cross

March 15 Only three NCAA teams were extended NCAA Tournament bids and then the selection committee questionably placed Vanderbilt ahead South Carolina for the 11th seed. FULL STORY

Calipari changes the tenor; Kentucky, LSU tied in SEC

Calipari changes the tenor; Kentucky, LSU tied in SEC

Ken Cross

February 15 John Calipari felt the need to apologize to Kentucky Wildcats’ players, assistant coaches, fans and boosters after his ejection at South Carolina only 2:26 into Saturday’s FULL STORY