UK Targets '15 To Finish Football Upgrades LSU To Make $14M Off Tiger Stadium Expansion S. Carolina Rolling Out Basketball Tix Campaign Arkansas Files Trademark For Hog Call Chant SEC Network Secures Carriage Deal With Comcast Golden Flakes Ends SEC Sponsorship SEC Network Execs Detail Coverage Plans Mike Slive Renews Call For Autonomy Cox To Carry SEC Network BL Harbert To Build New Ole Miss Arena
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SBD Article Published July 24, 2014
Construction workers at the Univ. of Kentucky's Commonwealth Stadium "will continue work through" the '14 football season with "the goal of completing renovations" before the '15 season begins, according to Nick Gray of the LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER. The $110M stadium project "will continue on non-game days, forcing some changes to the way fans enter" on game days. UK Assistant AD/Media Relations Tony Neely said that seating capacity "will be down" about 6,000 this year compared to '13 "because...
SBD Article Published July 23, 2014
...etching from one end of the new expanded end-zone section to the other.
SBD Article Published July 21, 2014
...hed the year in the "top six of attendance in the SEC with the biggest per-game increase in the confere...
SBD Article Published July 21, 2014 by Michael Smith
Univ. of Arkansas fans have been calling the hogs nearly as long as their Razorbacks have been playing football, making “Wooo Pig Sooie” one of the most recognizable cheers in collegiate athletics. Now the school is making its claim to the cheer legally binding by obtaining a sound trademark for the Hog Call. Arkansas officials think it is the first collegiate cheer or chant to be officially registered with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office as a sound or sensory mark. Little Rock-based attor...
SBD Article Published July 18, 2014
SEC Network landed its biggest fish Friday, announcin... 14 launch on its expanded basic tier within SEC territory and digital basic outside of it. Source... 40 per subscriber per month within the SEC's 11-state footprint and $0. The Comcast deal pushes SEC Network's distribution footprint to 46 million ho... ...to a deal is "square with the private comments of SEC and ESPN executives, who are confident that a dea...
SBD Article Published July 17, 2014
...ck food company Golden Flake, one of two original SEC sponsors, has ended its partnership after 30 year... " But Kent Azok noted as the SEC has expanded, that is "no longer the case. ...folio, key contacts and service providers for the SEC by clicking here.
SBD Article Published July 16, 2014
The SEC Network launches on Aug. ...VP/Programming Acquisitions Burke Magnus said the SEC understands "in order for this network to have cr... " Solomon noted the SEC "won't be the first major sports entity with a TV... ...of Paul Finebaum's radio show, which will air on SEC Net when the channel launches, will begin a "slow... ...re at Alabama-Florida and if you are a fan of the SEC, you may flip around.
SBD Article Published July 15, 2014
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive yesterday "renewed his ca... ...from the Ed O'Bannon antitrust case, Slive opened SEC Media Days by touting reforms aimed toward 'enhan... ...with major TV providers not already carrying the SEC Network, which launches Aug. ...g group" to better understand the expectations of SEC fans. The SEC "led the nation in attendance for the 16th straig...
SBD Article Published July 10, 2014
...tions yesterday announced a carriage deal for the SEC Network, which is set to launch Aug. ...d access to additional live events slated for the SEC Network's digital platform. Cox has subscribers in five states within the SEC footprint (ESPN). ...y West noted Cox has 6 million customers and five SEC schools "in its markets, including Florida, Georg... ...as football season begins not long after initial SEC Network programming airs.
SBD Article Published June 24, 2014
...m-based BL Harbert Int'l will be building another SEC arena, as Ole Miss yesterday announced that the g...
SBD Article Published June 04, 2014
Alabama football coach Nick Saban's newest contract extension was "formally approved" yesterday by the UA BOT compensation committee, taking him to $6.9M in annual compensation, according to Aaron Suttles of the TUSCALOOSA NEWS. Saban's $6.5M base salary includes a $400,000 completion bonus, extending the contract two years through to Jan. 31, 2022 (TUSCALOOSA NEWS, 6/4). USA TODAY's Steve Berkowitz notes Saban will be able to "add as much as $700,000 a year in performance bonuses." In additi...
SBD Article Published June 02, 2014
The SEC's spring meetings wrapped up Friday with a "stron... ...it "clear the status quo is not an option for the SEC.com's Jon Solomon wrote, "It's the SEC's turn to bring out the hammer to get what the Po... " The SEC is "on the verge of perpetrating one of the bigge... The SEC on Friday said that it will distribute more than... ...ase sharply in the future" with the launch of the SEC Network.