On the same day Wisconsin's Barry Alvarez bemoaned two SEC teams' lack of interest in playing a high-profile home-and-home series, two familiar foes showed that not every SEC (and ACC) team shares the same reluctance*.

Auburn and Clemson announced Wednesday that the two sets of Tigers will play a home-and-home series in 2016 and 2017, with Dabo Swinney's team visiting Jordan-Hare Stadium on Sept. 3, 2016, and Gus Malzahn's Tigers returning the favor at Memorial Stadium Sept. 9, 2017.