Lunchtime links: Florida's Patchan back on offense
February, 13, 2009
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Chris Low
Taking the temperature around the SEC:
- Florida's Matt Patchan, who filled a void at defensive tackle last season, will move back to offense in 2009 and compete for one of the Gators' starting tackle jobs.
- Auburn assistant coach Trooper Taylor says top receiver signee DeAngelo Benton should be good to go academically this summer.
- LSU coach Les Miles fills his staff opening with former Boston College assistant Dan Yanowsky.
- Arkansas' Bobby Petrino lauds his graduate assistants for their role in the Hogs' recruiting efforts.
- The NCAA has denied the eligibility waiver for former South Carolina quarterback Chris Smelley, who had hoped to be eligible to play baseball right away at Alabama.
12:00 PM ET South Carolina 21 Clemson 12:00 PM ET 16 Georgia Tech 9 Georgia 12:00 PM ET Kentucky 22 Louisville 3:30 PM ET Florida 3 Florida State 3:30 PM ET 4 Mississippi State 19 Ole Miss 4:00 PM ET Tennessee Vanderbilt 7:45 PM ET 15 Auburn 1 Alabama