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SEC Releases 2017 Football Schedule

14 Sep 2016 Staff
Slate includes 56 SEC games in 13 weeks culminating in SEC Championship Game Slate includes 56 SEC games in 13 weeks culminating in SEC Championship Game

The Southeastern Conference today announced the football schedules for all 14 SEC schools for the 2017 season.  With 13 playing weekends, the 2017 schedule includes one open date for each team and conference contests scheduled each week beginning the second weekend of September.

Each SEC team will play eight conference football games to include six games against division opponents and two games against non-division opponents.  One of the non-division opponents will be a permanent annual opponent and the other non-division opponent will rotate each year.

The season begins the weekend of September 2 with 14 games, including five neutral site games on opening weekend.  The schedule includes two games on non-traditional days, with Tennessee playing Georgia Tech on Monday, Sept. 4, and Ole Miss visiting Mississippi State on Thursday, November 23.  It will mark the first year of a multi-year agreement to play the Ole Miss-Mississippi State game on Thanksgiving night.

The 2017 season will culminate with the first SEC Championship Game to be played in the new Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta onSaturday, December 2.  It will be the 26th edition of the game and the 24th in the city of Atlanta. 

The complete list of 2017 football schedules can be found on the SEC’s official website, SECsports.com.

  

2017 SEC Football Schedule – Team-by-Team

 

ALABAMA

Sept. 2             vs. Florida State (Atlanta)

Sept. 9             FRESNO STATE

Sept. 16           COLORADO STATE

Sept. 23           at Vanderbilt

Sept. 30           OLE MISS

Oct. 7              at Texas A&M

Oct. 14            ARKANSAS

Oct. 21            TENNESSEE

Oct. 28            Open date

Nov. 4              LSU

Nov. 11            at Mississippi State

Nov. 18            MERCER

Nov. 25            at Auburn

 

ARKANSAS

Sept. 2             FLORIDA A&M (Little Rock)

Sept. 9             TCU

Sept. 16           Open date

Sept. 23           vs. Texas A&M (Arlington)

Sept. 30           NEW MEXICO STATE

Oct. 7              at South Carolina

Oct. 14            at Alabama

Oct. 21            AUBURN

Oct. 28            at Ole Miss

Nov. 4              COASTAL CAROLINA

Nov. 11            at LSU

Nov. 18            MISSISSIPPI STATE

Nov. 25            MISSOURI

 

AUBURN

Sept. 2             GEORGIA SOUTHERN

Sept. 9             at Clemson

Sept. 16           MERCER

Sept. 23           at Missouri

Sept. 30           MISSISSIPPI STATE

Oct. 7              OLE MISS

Oct. 14            at LSU

Oct. 21            at Arkansas

Oct. 28            Open date

Nov. 4              at Texas A&M

Nov. 11            GEORGIA

Nov. 18            LOUISIANA-MONROE

Nov. 25            ALABAMA

 

FLORIDA

Sept. 2             vs. Michigan (Arlington)

Sept. 9             NORTHERN COLORADO

Sept. 16           TENNESSEE

Sept. 23           at Kentucky

Sept. 30           VANDERBILT

Oct. 7              at LSU

Oct. 14            TEXAS A&M

Oct. 21            Open date

Oct. 28            vs. Georgia (Jacksonville)

Nov. 4              at Missouri

Nov. 11            at South Carolina

Nov. 18            UAB

Nov. 25            FLORIDA STATE

 

GEORGIA

Sept. 2             APPALACHIAN STATE

Sept. 9             at Notre Dame

Sept. 16           SAMFORD

Sept. 23           MISSISSIPPI STATE

Sept. 30           at Tennessee

Oct. 7              at Vanderbilt

Oct. 14            MISSOURI

Oct. 21            Open date

Oct. 28            vs. Florida (Jacksonville)

Nov. 4              SOUTH CAROLINA

Nov. 11            at Auburn

Nov. 18            KENTUCKY

Nov. 25            at Georgia Tech

 

KENTUCKY

Sept. 2             at Southern Mississippi

Sept. 9             EASTERN KENTUCKY

Sept. 16           at South Carolina

Sept. 23           FLORIDA

Sept. 30           EASTERN MICHIGAN

Oct. 7              MISSOURI

Oct. 14            Open date

Oct. 21            at Mississippi State

Oct. 28            TENNESSEE

Nov. 4              OLE MISS

Nov. 11            at Vanderbilt

Nov. 18            at Georgia

Nov. 25            LOUISVILLE

 

LSU

Sept. 2             vs. BYU (Houston)

Sept. 9             UT-CHATTANOOGA

Sept. 16           at Mississippi State

Sept. 23           SYRACUSE

Sept. 30           TROY

Oct. 7              FLORIDA

Oct. 14            AUBURN

Oct. 21            at Ole Miss

Oct. 28            Open date

Nov. 4              at Alabama

Nov. 11            ARKANSAS

Nov. 18            at Tennessee

Nov. 25            TEXAS A&M

 

OLE MISS

Sept. 2             SOUTH ALABAMA

Sept. 9             UT-MARTIN

Sept. 16           at California

Sept. 23           Open date

Sept. 30           at Alabama

Oct. 7              at Auburn

Oct. 14            VANDERBILT

Oct. 21            LSU

Oct. 28            ARKANSAS

Nov. 4              at Kentucky

Nov. 11            LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE

Nov. 18            TEXAS A&M

Nov. 23 (Thu.) at Mississippi State

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE

Sept. 2             CHARLESTON SOUTHERN

Sept. 9             at Louisiana Tech

Sept. 16           LSU

Sept. 23           at Georgia

Sept. 30           at Auburn

Oct. 7              Open date

Oct. 14            BYU

Oct. 21            KENTUCKY

Oct. 28            at Texas A&M

Nov. 4              UMASS

Nov. 11            ALABAMA

Nov. 18            at Arkansas

Nov. 23 (Thu.) OLE MISS

 

MISSOURI

Sept. 2             MISSOURI STATE

Sept. 9             SOUTH CAROLINA

Sept. 16           PURDUE

Sept. 23           AUBURN

Sept. 30           Open date

Oct. 7              at Kentucky

Oct. 14            at Georgia

Oct. 21            IDAHO

Oct. 28            at UConn

Nov. 4              FLORIDA

Nov. 11            TENNESSEE

Nov. 18            at Vanderbilt

Nov. 25            at Arkansas

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

Sept. 2             vs. NC State (Charlotte)

Sept. 9             at Missouri

Sept. 16           KENTUCKY

Sept. 23           LOUISIANA TECH

Sept. 30           at Texas A&M

Oct. 7              ARKANSAS

Oct. 14            at Tennessee

Oct. 21            Open date

Oct. 28            VANDERBILT

Nov. 4              at Georgia

Nov. 11            FLORIDA

Nov. 18            WOFFORD

Nov. 25            CLEMSON

 

TENNESSEE

Sept. 4 (Mon.) vs. Georgia Tech (Atlanta)

Sept. 9             INDIANA STATE

Sept. 16           at Florida

Sept. 23           UMASS

Sept. 30           GEORGIA

Oct. 7              Open date

Oct. 14            SOUTH CAROLINA

Oct. 21            at Alabama

Oct. 28            at Kentucky

Nov. 4              SOUTHERN MISS

Nov. 11            at Missouri

Nov. 18            LSU

Nov. 25            VANDERBILT

 

TEXAS A&M

Sept. 2             at UCLA

Sept. 9             NICHOLLS STATE

Sept. 16           LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE

Sept. 23           vs. Arkansas (Arlington)

Sept. 30           SOUTH CAROLINA

Oct. 7              ALABAMA

Oct. 14            at Florida

Oct. 21            Open date

Oct. 28            MISSISSIPPI STATE

Nov. 4              AUBURN

Nov. 11            NEW MEXICO

Nov. 18            at Ole Miss

Nov. 25            at LSU

           

VANDERBILT

Sept. 2             at Middle Tennessee

Sept. 9             ALABAMA A&M

Sept. 16           KANSAS STATE

Sept. 23           ALABAMA

Sept. 30           at Florida

Oct. 7              GEORGIA

Oct. 14            at Ole Miss

Oct. 21            Open date

Oct. 28            at South Carolina

Nov. 4              WESTERN KENTUCKY

Nov. 11            KENTUCKY

Nov. 18            MISSOURI

Nov. 25            at Tennessee

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Dec. 2

 

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