College basketball can look forward to a pair of mega-matchups in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge on Dec. 5, with Texas traveling to face Kentucky and Florida on the road at Kansas.
Seven SEC college basketball coaches are African-American. That diversity belies the history of the schools within the conference and the entire region.
What's in store for the SEC this season? Which team is the favorite? Myron Medcalf has a preview of the conference season.