SEC lunch links
September, 4, 2012
By Chris Low | ESPN.com
Making the SEC rounds on a Tuesday:
- The mother of Auburn fullback Jay Prosch loses her battle with brain cancer.
- Alabama freshman running back T.J. Yeldon makes a big splash in his first game.
- Glenn Guilbeau of Gannett Louisiana News wonders if there's a tailback controversy brewing at LSU.
- Georgia's defense faces a tough task of slowing down Missouri quarterback James Franklin.
- Mark Richt once interviewed for the Missouri head-coaching job.
- Vanderbilt's defense will be challenged by the contrasting styles of Northwestern's two quarterbacks.
- Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel gets a "dream opportunity."
- Tennessee's starting running back job will be shared by three players.
- Joker Phillips needs a rally like the one that saved Rich Brooks in 2006, writes Mark Story of The Lexington Herald-Leader.
- After three fumbles in the opener, Arkansas emphasizes ball security.
- Missouri middle linebacker Will Ebner is listed as questionable, but says he'll play Saturday.
- Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze expects Jeff Scott to play against UTEP.
- Mississippi State is pushing its young offensive linemen to step up.
- South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw is wait and see for Saturday's game against East Carolina after injuring his shoulder in the opener.
- The Aggies' "GameDay" face isn't a happy one.
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State