How a 30-team SEC would resemble faculty soccer’s previous

The Southern Convention was shaped in 1921. Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Maryland,…

The Southern Convention was shaped in 1921.

Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi State, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Tennessee, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Washington & Lee have been founding Southern Convention members.

Florida, LSU, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tulane and Vanderbilt joined the Southern Convention in 1922.

Different present Energy 5 colleges that joined the Southern Convention have been Duke (1928), Wake Forest (1936) and West Virginia (1950).

In 1932, 13 colleges of the Southern Convention, positioned west and south of the Appalachian Mountains, departed to type the Southeastern Convention.

Southern Convention colleges Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi, Mississippi State, Sewanee, Tennessee, Tulane, and Vanderbilt departed and have become the founding establishments of the newly shaped SEC.

Separation to type the brand new SEC convention was in a part of having extra of a give attention to higher athletic administration with fewer groups from the 23 colleges of the Southern Convention. The Southern Convention additionally deliberate on growing eligibility necessities.

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Following UCLA and USC leaving the Pac-12 to hitch the Huge Ten, Vols Wire seems to be at present Energy 5 colleges that would be part of the SEC to resemble the Southern Convention of the previous.

Under are colleges that would type a 30-team SEC in a brilliant convention. The 30-team SEC can be a mixture of former Southern Convention members, present SEC colleges, future SEC groups in Oklahoma and Texas, and groups which might be preferrred additions.

Alabama

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Arkansas

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Auburn

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Clemson

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports activities

Duke

William Howard-USA TODAY Sports activities

Florida

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Florida State

Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports activities

Georgia

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Georgia Tech

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports activities

Kentucky

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports activities

Louisville

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LSU

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports activities

Miami

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports activities

Mississippi State

Bryan Lynn-USA TODAY Sports activities

Missouri

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North Carolina

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North Carolina State

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports activities

Oklahoma

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Oklahoma State

Rob Ferguson-USA TODAY Sports activities

Ole Miss

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South Carolina

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports activities

Tennessee

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Texas

Michael C. Johnson-USA TODAY Sports activities

Texas A&M

Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports activities

Vanderbilt

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Virginia

Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports activities

Virginia Tech

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports activities

Wake Forest

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports activities

West Virginia

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Notre Dame, Pittsburgh or Maryland

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