Southeastern RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hugh Freeze has suggestion for eliminating tampering

    Larry Brown Sports "Many coaches feel tampering has become a huge issue across college football in the transfer portal era, and Hugh Freeze has an idea that he believes would help put a stop to it. The Auburn coach thinks the NCAA should go back to the way things used to be done. Freeze told reporters on..." May 31

  • Alabama's Nick Saban has 'no problem' with athletes being paid as employees: 'Make like the NFL'

    CBS Sports "In a quiet moment, Nick Saban asked if he had gone too far. "You think I'm crazy for saying all this stuff?" Alabama's coach wondered after his brief media availability Tuesday at the 2023 SEC spring meetings. Well, no, if you believe whatever is left..." May 30

  • Missouri's Eli Drinkwitz criticizes lack of guidelines regarding NIL

    The Score "Missouri head coach Eli Drinkwitz is facing backlash after his comments regarding the need for additional guardrails surrounding name, image, and likeness. The 40-year-old was asked about issues regarding gambling and how he would handle the issue with his team. Drinkwitz proceeded to..." May 30

  • Colorado, LSU among teams that upgraded 2023 rosters with new additions

    CBS Sports "The first offseason with two official transfer portal windows is winding down, and the new era of player movement is at the center of a national discourse. Undergraduate players no longer have to sit on the sideline for an entire season before hitting the field, and a version of free agency has..." May 25

  • Georgia lands 4-star TE Jaden Reddell

    Sportsnaut "Georgia landed four-star tight end Jaden Reddell on Wednesday, the third-best recruit out of the state of Missouri in the Class of 2024. Reddell is also considered the third-best tight end in the class and the No. 55 overall recruit, per the 247Sports composite rankings. " May 25

  • Marcus Rosemy-Jacksaint is fourth Georgia player arrested on serious driving charges in 2023

    CBS Sports "Georgia wide receiver Marcus Rosemy-Jacksaint was arrested Tuesday on reckless driving and speeding charges. He was booked by the Athens-Clarke County Police Department and posted bond less than one hour later, according to The Athletic. Rosemy-Jacksaint is the..." May 24

  • Daniel Kaelin decommiting from Missouri has Nebraska Cornhuskers football fans dreaming big

    Clutch Points "The college football recruiting cycle has shifted quite a bit over the past week. Top Class of 2024 QB Dylan Raiola committed to Georgia, and now another top option is on the market in Daniel Kaelin. He had previously committed to Missouri but is now opening up his recruitment with..." May 19

  • Kee’yon Stewart flips commitment to Arkansas

    The Athletic "Kee’yon Stewart flipped his commitment from Michigan State to Arkansas, he announced on social media Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know: In four years at TCU, Stewart totaled 46 tackles, nine passes defended, one interception, one sack and one..." May 18

  • Kentucky lands 4-star QB Cutter Boley: How this impacts Wildcats

    The Athletic "Cutter Boley committed to Kentucky on Thursday at his high school, Lexington Christian Academy (Ky.). Here’s what you need to know: Boley is the No. 6 quarterback in the 2025 class and the top-ranked prospect from the state of Kentucky, per the 247Sports Composite. The..." May 18

  • Emmanuel Okoye commits to Tennessee

    Sportsnaut "Emmanuel Okoye, a four-star prospect by way of Nigeria and the NFL Academy, announced his commitment to Tennessee on Wednesday. He chose the Volunteers over Texas Tech and Southern California. “1000 (percent) COMMITTEED!! GO Vols,” he posted to Twitter. " May 17

  • LSU flips former Colorado commit, 4-star ATH Ju’Juan Johnson

    USA Today "Tigers coach Brian Kelly added the 15th commitment to his 2024 recruiting class on Monday night. Four-star Lafayette Christian Academy athlete Ju'Juan Johnson announced his commitment to LSU over Florida and others on The Jordy Culotta Show. A..." May 16

  • RB Logan Diggs transfers to LSU: How he fits with Tigers’ backfield

    The Athletic "Former Notre Dame running back Logan Diggs will transfer to LSU, he announced on social media Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know: Diggs led Notre Dame with 165 carries as a sophomore last season. He totaled 820 yards rushing with four touchdowns in..." May 16

  • Dylan Raiola, Georgia and why it’s so hard for other programs to win big

    The Athletic "Five-star quarterback Dylan Raiola of Phoenix (Ariz.) Pinnacle, the No. 1 overall player in the 2024 class in the 247Sports Composite, announced his commitment Monday by posting a graphic to his Twitter account. It was a picture of him in a Georgia uniform with a one-word..." May 16

  • Commitment of Top QB Recruit Dylan Raiola Shows Georgia CFB Dynasty Is Here to Stay

    Bleacher Report "The evidence of a dynasty has been mounting. Long before Georgia won back-to-back national championships, there was a sense that something was being constructed in Athens. In the past two years, however, the Bulldogs have escalated the conversation, pushing rival Alabama aside..." May 16

  • Miss. St. LB Nathaniel Watson arrested on suspicion of DUI

    Sportsnaut "Veteran Mississippi State linebacker Nathaniel Watson was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on Sunday. “We are aware of the matter and are continuing to gather information,” first-year coach Zach Arnett said in a statement issued Monday. “We do not..." May 15

  • Dylan Raiola commits to Georgia

    The Atlantic "Dylan Raiola, the top quarterback and No. 1 player in the 2024 recruiting cycle, has committed to Georgia, he announced on social media Monday. Here’s what you need to know: Raiola had also been considering Nebraska and USC. Raiola’s father, Dominic, was..." May 15

  • TJ Finley transfers to North Texas

    Sportsnaut "Former LSU and Auburn quarterback TJ Finley will play next season at Texas State, he announced Friday. A member of the Class of 2020, Finley started five games for LSU as a freshman, completing 57.1 percent of his passes for 941 yards with five touchdowns and five interceptions. " May 12

  • Georgia's Kirby Smart insists no political motives behind White House invite decline

    Fox News "Georgia will forgo the White House visit to celebrate their college football national championship, and on Wednesday, Kirby Smart insisted there was no political motive behind it. Smart told the Athens Banner-Herald that the inability to accept the invitation was a..." May 11

  • Georgia sophomore receiver De’Nylon Morrissette arrested, charged with 4 misdemeanors

    Dawg Nation "Georgia wide receiver De’Nylon Morrissette was arrested on Monday morning in Oconee County, Ga. Morrissette was charged with a DUI — driving under the influence of drugs —, driving too fast for conditions, following too closely and Class D license..." May 10

  • Devin Willock's Father Files $40M Lawsuit Against Jalen Carter, UGA Over Fatal Crash

    Bleacher Report "Dave Willock, the father of Devin Willock, has filed a lawsuit against the UGA Athletic Association stemming from the fatal crash that killed the former Georgia offensive lineman and recruiting staffer Chandler LeCroy in January, per ESPN's Harry Lyles Jr. The lawsuit filed..." May 10

  • Champion Georgia won't visit White House, says date offered 'not feasible'

    The Score "Georgia is declining its invitation to the White House, saying the date offered "was not feasible." "The University of Georgia first received, on May 3, an invitation for the Bulldog football team to visit the White House on June 12. Unfortunately, the date suggested is..." May 09

  • Chris Marshall, former Texas A&M WR, dismissed by Ole Miss

    CBS Sports "Ole Miss wide receiver Chris Marshall has been dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules, ending a brief stint for the one-time five-star recruit who initially signed with Texas A&M's No. 1 recruiting class. The No. 24 player in the Class of..." May 06

  • QB Payton Thorne transferring to Auburn

    The Athletic "Former Michigan State quarterback Payton Thorne will suit up for the Auburn Tigers this season, he announced via Twitter on Friday. Here’s what you need to know: Thorne entered the transfer portal along with MSU wide receiver Keon..." May 05

  • Covering Alabama football is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

    The Athletic "Even as I type this, I don’t think it really has hit me yet. This has been a dream and a goal of mine for as long as I can remember, and it has arrived. The feeling is surreal, but what I feel more than anything is excitement: I’m excited to be here, for the opportunity that..." May 02

  • Georgia DT makes racist remark about Asian man during NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "A Georgia football player is under fire for some racist comments he made while watching the NFL Draft on Thursday night. Jamaal Jarrett, a four-star defensive lineman from the 2023 class, streamed himself on Instagram live while he was watching the first round of the draft. Jarrett..." May 01

  • Former Notre Dame QB Tyler Buchner heading to Alabama

    ESPN "Heralded transfer quarterback Tyler Buchner, who left Notre Dame earlier this week, is headed to Alabama. He announced his decision on Twitter on Thursday afternoon. Buchner loomed as the best available quarterback in the NCAA transfer portal in this late spring..." April 27

  • LSU lands 2024 TE Trey’Dez Green

    The Athletic "LSU landed its biggest commitment of the cycle Wednesday as top-100 tight end Trey’Dez Green (Jackson, La.) chose Brian Kelly and the Tigers over multiple SEC rivals. Here’s what you need to know: Green — the No. 57 player in the country, per the 247Sports..." April 27

  • Georgia transfer Bear Alexander commits to USC

    The Score "USC made a splash Sunday, landing a commitment from former Georgia defensive lineman Bear Alexander. Alexander, who has three years of eligibility left, entered the portal April 15 after one season with the Bulldogs. The 6-foot-3, 305-pounder chose the Trojans over Miami, Texas, and..." April 23

  • 3 players Ole Miss must target in college transfer portal’s spring window

    Clutch Points "Spring practices are coming to a close across the country. Teams have gotten their first looks at all the winter additions, and know where they will likely need reinforcements before the season starts. The Ole Miss Rebels decided to get a jump on this and forego the final three..." April 20

  • Former Boston College DB Josh DeBerry transferring to Texas A&M: How he can help the Aggies

    247 Sports "Josh DeBerry, a graduate transfer defensive back from Boston College, just announced his verbal commitment to Texas A&M. He took an official visit to A&M for its Maroon & White Game over the weekend before making his decision public. DeBerry, who graduates in May and has..." April 19

  • Florida State flips 5-star TE Landen Thomas from Georgia

    The Athletic "Landen Thomas, a five-star tight end in the Class of 2024, flipped his commitment from Georgia to Florida State on Monday afternoon. Here is what you need to know: Thomas, who plays at Colquitt County High School in Moultrie, Ga., is ranked No. 24 in the 247Sports Composite. " April 17

  • 5-star S Xavier Filsaime commits to Florida

    247 Sports "The Florida Gators have been building some momentum on the recruiting front this spring. They landed one of the biggest recruits so far to date on Thursday following their Orange and Blue spring game when McKinney (TX) five-star safety Xavier Filsaime pulled the trigger and committed..." April 14

  • Texas A&M OL Matthew Wykoff entering transfer portal after earning SEC All-Freshman honors in 2022 season

    CBS Sports "Texas A&M center Matthew Wykoff, a 2022 SEC All-Freshman Team selection, is entering his name into the NCAA transfer portal, he announced on Wednesday. Wykoff will have three years of eligibility remaining at his next stop.  "I will be entering my name into the..." April 13