SEC : Scarbrough's Take

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Lyn Scarbrough

November 13 In Lindy’s preseason hoops edition, five SEC teams were ranked in the Top 25 (Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi State, Auburn, LSU). Eight conference teams were predicted to play in the NCAA Tournament, matching the all-time record for the conference set last season. FULL STORY

SEC Teams – Take the  Fork in the Road

SEC Teams – Take the Fork in the Road

Lyn Scarbrough

October 31 But, the Tide’s schedule is the near opposite of LSU, one of the least difficult of all contending teams. The Tide has played only one nationally ranked team all season (Texas A&M, ranked No. 25 this week) FULL STORY

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Lyn Scarbrough

October 23 “Children’s of Alabama is proud to partner with Devin in this competition featuring Auburn and Alabama lettermen and legends,” said Doug Dean, community and development coordinator for the facility. “The support goes directly to helping children and families receive FULL STORY

Auburn’s Stealth Football … Didn’t See It Coming

Auburn’s Stealth Football … Didn’t See It Coming

Lyn Scarbrough

October 15 Not long after kickoff, the stealth Auburn offense, seldom seen this season and certainly unexpected, streaked across Pat Dye Field, going over, around and through the Tennessee defense, scoring a touchdown. FULL STORY

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

Lyn Scarbrough

October 08 Fans of every Group of 5 conference understandably feel that their champion deserves to at least have a chance to compete for the national title. So, imagine how they feel when two teams from one conference are chosen for the Final Four. FULL STORY

You Can’t Go Home Again, Even for Frozen Custard

You Can’t Go Home Again, Even for Frozen Custard

Lyn Scarbrough

October 02 From the Florida perspective, were the Gators written off too early after their double digit loss to Kentucky? That defeat doesn’t look so bad now after the Wildcats domination of Mississippi State and South Carolina. FULL STORY

Athens of East, Watch Out for Athens of the West

Athens of East, Watch Out for Athens of the West

Lyn Scarbrough

September 25 After Saturday’s total demolition of highly regarded Mississippi State (28-7) at Kroger Field, Kentucky is starting to look like the most likely challenger to Georgia in the SEC Eastern Division. FULL STORY

College Fans, Beware The Man in the Bottle

College Fans, Beware The Man in the Bottle

Lyn Scarbrough

September 18 As college football scores came in on Saturday, Arthur Castle came to mind. Syracuse 30, Florida State 7 … Fresno State 38, UCLA 14 … North Texas 44, Arkansas 17 FULL STORY

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Lyn Scarbrough

September 10 The giant chasm between the East and the West has been of near Biblical proportions for a while now, but if anything, it’s getting greater. And, divine intervention might be the only thing that could change that any time soon. FULL STORY

Two SEC Tiger Teams  Are Nation’s Biggest Winners

Two SEC Tiger Teams Are Nation’s Biggest Winners

Lyn Scarbrough

September 04 Auburn and LSU had a lot in common heading into this past weekend’s games, more than just the Tigers nickname. FULL STORY