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Unranked LSU eyes quick rebuild under ex-Irish coach Kelly

Aug. 16, 2022 15:52 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — New LSU coach Brian Kelly enters the first season of his 10-year contract facing the type of rebuilding project the unranked Tigers haven't seen in decades. The last time LSU entered a season outside the AP Top 25 was the late summer of 2000 — when the...

Coach Harsin, Auburn hoping to reverse end-of-season slide

Aug. 16, 2022 09:57 AM EDT

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn coach Bryan Harsin started fall camp with a bit of fun, filming a Top Gun-style video with the quarterbacks. All indicated that they felt they could “be the best of the best.” “That’s pretty arrogant, considering the kind of...

LSU QB Brennan ends college career before 6th season

Aug. 15, 2022 16:23 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU quarterback Myles Brennan has decided to end his college football career after five seasons with the Tigers. The 23-year-old Brennan, who announced his decision on Monday, spent his first three years at LSU as a backup. He was named the starter in 2020,...

LSU's Kelly frank about uncertainty as camp kicks off

Aug. 04, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Invigorated as LSU coach Brian Kelly appears to be by his first year at the helm of a traditional Southeastern Conference power, he didn't downplay the relative uncertainty surrounding the Tigers as fall camp opened. A coaching staff that has just one...

Media predict Alabama will beat Georgia in SEC championship

Jul. 22, 2022 13:26 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion Alabama was predicted to win a third consecutive Southeastern Conference title in voting by media attending this week's SEC Media Days. Alabama beat Georgia in last year's SEC championship game in Atlanta before losing to the Bulldogs in...

Kiffin describes opening query about Saban as 'pretty usual'

Jul. 18, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Mississippi coach Lane Kiffin provided a strong hint he and other SEC coaches who were former assistants on Alabama coach Nick Saban’s staff, including Georgia coach Kirby Smart, may grow tired of questions about their former boss. Kiffin smirked when his first...

'We're done': A&M's Fisher fires back at 'narcissist' Saban

May. 19, 2022 15:38 PM EDT

The Southeastern Conference spring meetings will be held in person for the time since 2019 in a little less than two weeks. It is unlikely two of the SEC's superstar coaches will be chumming around Destin, Florida, together. Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher called Nick...