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Mississippi to start selling beer at home games on Oct. 19

Aug. 30, 2019 4:18 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi will wait until the second half of the season to join the list of Southeastern Conference schools selling beer at home football games. School officials announced Friday that beer sales at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium will begin Oct. 19 against Texas A&M. Beer also will be...

Tennessee to sell alcoholic beverages at home football games

Aug. 16, 2019 10:30 AM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is the latest Southeastern Conference school to sell alcoholic beverages at upcoming home football games. School officials say alcohol sales will begin with the second home game Sept. 7 game against Brigham Young. Southeastern Conference chancellors and school presidents...

Vanderbilt to begin alcohol sales at home football games

Aug. 14, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt plans to conduct alcohol sales to the general public for home football games this season. Athletic director Malcolm Turner announced the new policy Wednesday. Vanderbilt will sell beer in public areas of the stadium. Wine will be available to fans in premium seating....

Barnhart: University of Kentucky not expanding alcohol sales

Aug. 2, 2019 5:25 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A University of Kentucky official says the school won't be expanding alcohol sales this upcoming school year despite a new Southeastern Conference alcohol policy. The new policy allows individual schools to decide whether to sell alcohol in general seating areas. News outlets report...