Category Archives: SEC News

Are Alabama Fans Crazy?

Each year Alabama tries to up the ante in weird fan behavior. It started with Harvey Updyke poisoning the trees in Toomer’s Corner after losing to Auburn. Then an LSU fan was sexually assaulted, and finally we have the ninja lady. Continue reading

Johnny Football’s Ties To Louisiana

As stories continue to come out about Johnny Manziel, his family has even become a topic. Seems as if Manziel’s family has been involved in all kinds of shady deals starting in the state of Louisiana. Continue reading

Auburn Football Players Involved In Shooting Death

According to various reports, three people were killed and two were critically wounded at a party at an apartment complex.  The Auburn Plainsman reported that one of the dead is a current member of the football team Continue reading

Lady Tigers Advance In WCWS

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The LSU softball mantra for the 2012 season has been “Whatever It Takes,” and the Tigers did just that on alert base running from A.J. Andrews to score the game’s only run on a sacrifice popup to secure a 1-0 elimination victory over No. 19 South Florida Saturday to open day three of the Women’s College World Series in-front of 8,504 fans at the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium. Continue reading

More Hogs Arrested

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) Three Arkansas football players, including wide receivers Marquel Wade and Maudrecus Humphrey, were arrested Saturday and charged with burglarizing dorm rooms. Continue reading

BCS To Add Playoffs

“Playoffs? Playoffs?” To quote the great Jim Mora. In 2014, out with the old much hated BCS and in with a new one sure to be hated just as much. Continue reading

Rocky Top In Fayetteville

Could former Tennessee Coach Philip Fulmer be the right man to replace Bobby Petrino? Continue reading

How Many Aggies Does It Take To Design A T-Shirt?

Insert your best Aggie joke here________. The Aggies apparently messed up a new t-shirt design for their arrival into the SEC. Some stories you just can’t make up. Continue reading

SEC Spring Game Quick Hits

LSU may have finished their Spring Game, but a host of SEC school’s played their annual game this past weekend. Continue reading

Petrino’s Mistress Put On Leave

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas says Jessica Dorrell, the 25-year-old football department employee whose affair with former football coach Bobby Petrino led to his firing, has been placed on paid leave by the university.

University spokesman Steve Voorhies confirmed Dorrell’s leave Friday morning, saying the school would issue no more details because the situation is a personnel matter.

 

DorrellDorrell, a former Arkansas volleyball player, was a Razorback Foundation fundraiser before her hiring as the football team’s student-athlete development coordinator by Petrino on March 28.

Her salary is $55,735.

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long said Petrino gave Dorrell a gift of $20,000 before her hiring, and phone records show the two exchanged more than 4,300 text messages and nearly 300 phone calls over the past seven months.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press