SEC announces new 2020 football schedule
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 17, 2020) - The Southeastern Conference today announced the new football schedules for all 14 SEC schools for the 2020 season.
Last month, the SEC established September 26 as the new kickoff for its 2020 football season to allow its universities to focus on the healthy return of their campus communities and the gradual re-introduction of athletics, as the 14 members of the SEC continue to monitor developments related to COVID-19.
The 2020 SEC football season is comprised of a 10-game Conference-only schedule and the SEC Football Championship Game will be played December 19 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, rescheduled from the original date of December 5. The schedule includes one mid-season open date for each school and an open date on December 12 for all schools.
Each SEC team will play 10 conference football games to include six games against division opponents and four games against non-division opponents.
The season is scheduled to begin on September 26 and will culminate with the SEC Championship Game. It will be the 29thedition of the game and the 27thin the city of Atlanta.
The complete list of 2020 football schedules can be found on the SEC's official website, SECsports.com.
2020 SEC Football Week-By-Week Schedule
Date Game WEEK ONE September 26 Alabama at Missouri Georgia at Arkansas Kentucky at Auburn Mississippi State at LSU Florida at Ole Miss Tennessee at South Carolina Vanderbilt at Texas A&M WEEK TWO October 3 Texas A&M at Alabama Arkansas at Mississippi State Auburn at Georgia South Carolina at Florida Ole Miss at Kentucky LSU at Vanderbilt Missouri at Tennessee WEEK THREE October 10 Alabama at Ole Miss Arkansas at Auburn Florida at Texas A&M Tennessee at Georgia Mississippi State at Kentucky Missouri at LSU South Carolina at Vanderbilt WEEK FOUR October 17 Georgia at Alabama Ole Miss at Arkansas Auburn at South Carolina LSU at Florida Kentucky at Tennessee Texas A&M at Mississippi State Vanderbilt at Missouri WEEK FIVE October 24 Alabama at Tennessee Auburn at Ole Miss Missouri at Florida Georgia at Kentucky South Carolina at LSU WEEK SIX October 31 Mississippi State at Alabama Arkansas at Texas A&M LSU at Auburn Kentucky at Missouri Ole Miss at Vanderbilt WEEK SEVEN November 7 Tennessee at Arkansas Florida vs. Georgia (Jacksonville) Vanderbilt at Mississippi State Texas A&M at South Carolina WEEK EIGHT November 14 Alabama at LSU Arkansas at Florida Auburn at Mississippi State Georgia at Missouri Vanderbilt at Kentucky South Carolina at Ole Miss Texas A&M at Tennessee WEEK NINE November 21 Kentucky at Alabama LSU at Arkansas Tennessee at Auburn Florida at Vanderbilt Mississippi State at Georgia Ole Miss at Texas A&M Missouri at South Carolina WEEK TEN November 28 Auburn at Alabama Arkansas at Missouri Kentucky at Florida Georgia at South Carolina LSU at Texas A&M Mississippi State at Ole Miss Tennessee at Vanderbilt WEEK ELEVEN December 5 Alabama at Arkansas Texas A&M at Auburn Florida at Tennessee Vanderbilt at Georgia South Carolina at Kentucky Ole Miss at LSU Missouri at Mississippi State December 12 Open Date December 19 SEC Football Championship (Atlanta)
Alabama Crimson Tide
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at Missouri Oct. 3 TEXAS A&M Oct. 10 at Ole Miss Oct. 17 GEORGIA Oct. 24 at Tennessee Oct. 31 MISSISSIPPI STATE Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 at LSU Nov. 21 KENTUCKY Nov. 28 AUBURN Dec. 5 at Arkansas
Date Opponent Sept. 26 GEORGIA Oct. 3 at Mississippi State Oct. 10 at Auburn Oct. 17 OLE MISS Oct. 24 Open Oct. 31 at Texas A&M Nov. 7 TENNESSEE Nov. 14 at Florida Nov. 21 LSU Nov. 28 at Missouri Dec. 5 ALABAMA
Date Opponent Sept. 26 KENTUCKY Oct. 3 at Georgia Oct. 10 ARKANSAS Oct. 17 at South Carolina Oct. 24 at Ole Miss Oct. 31 LSU Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 at Mississippi State Nov. 21 TENNESSEE Nov. 28 at Alabama Dec. 5 TEXAS A&M
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at Ole Miss Oct. 3 SOUTH CAROLINA Oct. 10 at Texas A&M Oct. 17 LSU Oct. 24 MISSOURI Oct. 31 Open Nov. 7 Georgia (Jacksonville) Nov. 14 ARKANSAS Nov. 21 at Vanderbilt Nov. 28 KENTUCKY Dec. 5 at Tennessee
Date Opponent Sept. 7 (Mon.) vs. Virginia (Atlanta) Sept. 12 EAST TENNESSEE STATE Sept. 19 at Alabama Sept. 26 UL-MONROE Oct. 3 VANDERBILT Oct. 10 AUBURN Oct. 17 at Missouri Oct. 24 Open Date Oct. 31 vs. FLORIDA (Jacksonville) Nov. 7 at South Carolina Nov. 14 TENNESSEE Nov. 21 at Kentucky Nov. 28 GEORGIA TECH
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at Auburn Oct. 3 OLE MISS Oct. 10 MISSISSIPPI STATE Oct. 17 at Tennessee Oct. 24 GEORGIA Oct. 31 at Missouri Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 VANDERBILT Nov. 21 at Alabama Nov. 28 at Florida Dec. 5 SOUTH CAROLINA
Date Opponent Sept. 26 MISSISSIPPI STATE Oct. 3 at Vanderbilt Oct. 10 MISSOURI Oct. 17 at Florida Oct. 24 SOUTH CAROLINA Oct. 31 at Auburn Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 ALABAMA Nov. 21 at Arkansas Nov. 28 at Texas A&M Dec. 5 OLE MISS
Ole Miss Rebels
Date Opponent Sept. 26 FLORIDA Oct. 3 at Kentucky Oct. 10 ALABAMA Oct. 17 at Arkansas Oct. 24 AUBURN Oct. 31 at Vanderbilt Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 SOUTH CAROLINA Nov. 21 at Texas A&M Nov. 28 MISSISSIPPI STATE Dec. 5 at LSU
Mississippi State Bulldogs
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at LSU Oct. 3 ARKANSAS Oct. 10 at Kentucky Oct. 17 TEXAS A&M Oct. 24 Open Oct. 31 at Alabama Nov. 7 VANDERBILT Nov. 14 AUBURN Nov. 21 at Georgia Nov. 28 at Ole Miss Dec. 5 MISSOURI
Date Opponent Sept. 26 ALABAMA Oct. 3 at Tennessee Oct. 10 at LSU Oct. 17 VANDERBILT Oct. 24 at Florida Oct. 31 KENTUCKY Nov. 7 Open Nov. 14 GEORGIA Nov. 21 at South Carolina Nov. 28 ARKANSAS Dec. 5 at Mississippi State
South Carolina Gamecocks
Date Opponent Sept. 26 TENNESSEE Oct. 3 at Florida Oct. 10 at Vanderbilt Oct. 17 AUBURN Oct. 24 at LSU Oct. 31 Open Nov. 7 TEXAS A&M Nov. 14 at Ole Miss Nov. 21 MISSOURI Nov. 28 GEORGIA Dec. 5 at Kentucky
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at South Carolina Oct. 3 MISSOURI Oct. 10 at Georgia Oct. 17 KENTUCKY Oct. 24 ALABAMA Oct. 31 Open Nov. 7 at Arkansas Nov. 14 TEXAS A&M Nov. 21 at Auburn Nov. 28 at Vanderbilt Dec. 5 FLORIDA
Texas A&M Aggies
Date Opponent Sept. 26 VANDERBILT Oct. 3 at Alabama Oct. 10 FLORIDA Oct. 17 at Mississippi State Oct. 24 Open Date Oct. 31 ARKANSAS Nov. 7 at South Carolina Nov. 14 at Tennessee Nov. 21 OLE MISS Nov. 28 LSU Dec. 5 at Auburn
Date Opponent Sept. 26 at Texas A&M Oct. 3 LSU Oct. 10 SOUTH CAROLINA Oct. 17 at Missouri Oct. 24 Open Date Oct. 31 OLE MISS Nov. 7 at Mississippi State Nov. 14 at Kentucky Nov. 21 FLORIDA Nov. 28 TENNESSEE Dec. 5 at Georgia