SEC Media Days: The countdown to the college football season
(WHNT) – The clock is ticking until the start of the college football season.
One big indication a new season is near is the start of SEC Media Days.
The four-day event gets underway at 11:30 a.m. at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham.
14 teams, 14 coaches and 42 student athletes will take part in media days.
Click here for a link to the schedule for SEC Media Days
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive will open the event with a news conference.
The first three teams will then face the media, including the defending SEC champions the Auburn Tigers.
Here’s the group that will represent Auburn at SEC Media Days:
- Gus Malzahn – Head Coach
- CJ Uzomah – Tight End
- Reese Dismukes – Offensive Lineman
- Gabe Wright – Defensive Lineman
Florida and Vanderbilt are also on Monday’s schedule.
The Tennessee Volunteers are scheduled for Tuesday with the following people scheduled to appear:
- Butch Jones – Head Coach
- AJ Johnson – Linebacker
- Curt Maggitt – Defensive Lineman
- Mack Crowder – Offensive Lineman
South Carolina, Mississippi State and Texas A&M are also scheduled for Tuesday.
Wednesday’s lineup includes: Missouri, LSU and Arkansas.
The Alabama Crimson Tide is scheduled to take part in media days on Thursday.
Here’s the group that will represent the Tide:
- Nick Saban – Head Coach
- Amari Cooper – Wide Receiver
- Christion Jones – Wide Receiver
- Landon Collins – Safety
Georgia, Ole Miss and Kentucky join the Tide on Thursday’s schedule.
WHNT News 19’s Ryan Cody & Chase Horn will have live reports daily throughout the week.
You can also keep up with all the developments from SEC Media Days on WHNT.com.