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No. 4 Alabama wants to keep streak alive vs rival Tennessee

Oct. 21, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

The Alabama-Tennessee series has been one-sided since Nick Saban arrived in Tuscaloosa, but don't ask him if it still qualifies as a rivalry. The fourth-ranked Crimson Tide's 14 wins in a row in what was traditionally a Third Saturday in October staple hasn't changed the...

No. 4 Alabama seeks to extend streak against rival Tennessee

Oct. 21, 2021 13:59 PM EDT

Tennessee (4-3, 2-2 SEC) at No. 5 Alabama (6-1, 3-1), Saturday at 7 p.m. EDT (ESPN). Line: Alabama by 24 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Alabama leads 58-37-8 (57-38-7 after NCAA sanctions), has won 14 straight. ...

Corral, Stoops spice up SEC while 'Bama, 'Dogs lead the pack

Oct. 20, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

Georgia and Alabama could be heading for another showdown in the Southeastern Conference championship game. Eight of the past nine Southeastern Conference championship games have featured either the Bulldogs or the Crimson Tide -- or both. Halfway...

Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

Oct. 20, 2021 13:43 PM EDT

Tupelo Daily Journal. Oct. 17, 2021. Editorial: Hosemann, Gunn should cut a deal to eliminate state income taxes and expand Medicaid Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann and Speaker Philip Gunn have a unique opportunity to leave an indelible mark on Mississippi...

SEC fines Vols $250,000 for fans interrupting Ole Miss game

Oct. 18, 2021 15:50 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has fined Tennessee $250,000 for fans stopping the Volunteers' game with Mississippi for about 20 minutes throwing water bottles, beer cans, pizza boxes, hot dogs, a plastic mustard bottle and at least one golf ball onto the field late in...

No. 13 Ole Miss beats Tennessee 31-26; fans pelt field

Oct. 17, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No. 13 Mississippi held off Tennessee 31-26 on Saturday night after Rebels coach Lane Kiffin avoided being by hit by golf balls as Volunteers fans pelted the field with objects in the chaotic final minutes. Ole Miss stopped Tennessee a yard shy...

Kiffin's 1st game at Vols as head coach of No. 13 Ole Miss

Oct. 14, 2021 14:39 PM EDT

No. 13 Mississippi (4-1, 1-1 SEC) at Tennessee (4-2, 2-1), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (SEC Network). Line: Ole Miss by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Tennessee leads 44-20-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Kiffin, No. 13 Mississippi visit Vols in offensive showdown

Oct. 14, 2021 10:25 AM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is throwing quite a party for Lane Kiffin's first game back in Knoxville as a head coach. Neyland Stadium is sold out for the first time since September 2017, and fans will be organized in orange and white sections for a Vols'...

Hooker throws three TDs, leads Tennessee past South Carolina

Oct. 09, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Part of the growth process of a college football program is getting the players to believe. Tennessee's last two Southeastern Conference victories have played a significant role in the development of first-year coach Josh Heupel's team. ...

Tennessee-South Carolina pits pair of SEC's new coaches

Oct. 07, 2021 09:41 AM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two of the Southeastern Conference’s new head coaches will square off when South Carolina visits Tennessee this week. Shane Beamer will lead the Gamecocks into Knoxville on Saturday to take on Josh Heupel and the Volunteers in a pivotal test...