The SEC Storied franchise, from the creators of the Peabody and Emmy Award-winning 30 for 30 series, focuses on the people, teams, moments and events that tell the ongoing story of the Southeastern Conference.
The series will premiere four documentaries on consecutive Mondays beginning April 13 on SEC Network. The new slate covers the lasting friendship between Shaquille O'Neal and his former coach Dale Brown, assistant coach Bernadette Locke's impact on the Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball program in the early '90s, Dominique Wilkins' troubled transition from high school in North Carolina to the University of Georgia, and the 1985 Mississippi State Bulldogs baseball duo Will Clark and Rafael Palmeiro, dubbed "Thunder and Lightning."
The documentaries will air on SEC Network as follows (all ET):
Monday, April 13, at 9 p.m. - "Shaq & Dale"
Monday, April 20, at 9 p.m. - "Coach Bernie"
Monday, April 27, at 9 p.m. - "Dominique Belongs to Us"
Monday, May 4, at 9 p.m. - "Thunder and Lightning"
ESPN Films launched the SEC Storied documentary series in September 2011, presenting fans the opportunity to explore the rich athletic history of the Southeastern Conference. From extraordinary athletes and coaches to defining games and moments, the SEC Storied series features films that focus on the SEC's recent and more distant past. In August, the franchise expanded its yearly slate two-fold with the launch of the SEC Network.
Past SEC Storied films: