2017 ScheduleAll times ET
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- 11/17h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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- 11/28h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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- 2/28h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 3/4h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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Watch: SEC media day coverage
Kentucky's John Calipari, Auburn's Bruce Pearl and Mississippi State's Ben Howland are among the big name coaches at SEC media day. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN
Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer
Ben Howland said Kentucky elevates the entire league because "you know they'll have the No. 1 recruiting class" every year and elevate the RPI of its opponents in the league. He also said their recruiting formula has helped others. "Duke has basically copied [Calipari's] recruiting style and it's worked for them."
Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer
Mississippi State coach Ben Howland said he will likely start two or three freshmen. He said he has never coached this young a team.
Bulldogs will struggle with youth
Ben Howland has talent coming to Starkville, but it will take time to develop. Add to that some defections and the Bulldogs are light on experience for 2016-17. The best bet is on the future. Least experienced teams (Insider)
Scott Stricklin, Mississippi State's athletic director since 2010, will replace Jeremy Foley as Florida's AD.
Kentucky's best teams in the Calipari era have thrived on talent and depth. And the 2016-17 group possesses both.
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
ESPN 100 guard Nick Weatherspoon (No. 34) has committed to Mississippi State. Huge pickup.
It's no surprise Kentucky's Bam Adebayo and De'Aaron Fox are among the top newcomers in the SEC for the upcoming season, meaning the Wildcats should experience no letdown.
Kentucky holds a huge home-court advantage at Rupp Arena. Is it the toughest place to play in the SEC? Cast your vote.
Kentucky led the nation in attendance last season, but is it the toughest place in the SEC to play? Where does Florida's O'Connell Center stand?
Mississippi State takes over SEC Network
The 24-hour Mississippi State marathon begins at midnight ET on SEC Network. Among the great Bulldogs games being replayed on Wednesday are Dak Prescott's final game and last season's buzzer-beating basketball win over Vanderbilt. Full schedule
The NBA will keep calling John Calipari. But will he ever answer? Don't count on it. He's a fixture in Lexington. Our stability rankings look at who else is solid in the SEC and who isn't so set.
Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer
CBB Charleston Classic (Nov. 17, 18, 20) bracket according to coaches: Villanova-Western Michigan and UTEP-Wake Forest on one side and Boise State-College of Charleston and Mississippi State-Central Florida in the other. All major brackets now done but Maui Invitational on July 19.
How Quinndary Weatherspoon handles the transition from freshman to leader will go a long way in determining the Bulldogs' fortunes.
The race for No. 1 and several slugfests between Duke and Kentucky kick off the biggest month on the basketball recruiting calendar.
Malik Newman, who had widely been considered a one-and-done player, has chosen to transfer to Kansas to continue his college career.
Class of 2018 players are gathering big interest, including Romeo Langford and Zion Williamson.
Mississippi coach Ben Howland talks to Andy Katz and Seth Greenberg about Malik Newman's decision to leave the program, making the Bulldogs competitive in the SEC and more.
Freshman Malik Newman will transfer from Mississippi State after averaging 11.3 points per game last season.
Chad Ford provides the latest intel on which players are entering the 2016 NBA draft and which are staying put.
Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Norfolk State Spartans
Humphrey Coliseum - Fri 11/11