2014 SEC Basketball Tournament Schedule
The SEC may have the reputation of being one of the premier football conferences
in the country, but you're way off if you think these guys can't bring it on the hardwood as well. Each and every season,
some of the most explosive athletes in the game come together to battle it out for the SEC title, giving you plenty of reasons
to ditch the couch and head out to get right into the middle of the rim-rocking excitement. As soon as you're there, with
the buzz of the crowd steadily rising for all the crucial moments of the big game, you'll be glad that you're not anywhere
else but the stands.
College basketball is one of those sports that you have to see first-hand if you want to truly
understand what all the excitement is about, giving plenty of reasons to forget the DVR and make sure that you see the action
live and in person. The atmosphere of the arena is sure to be nothing shy of unbelievable, providing the type of spectator
sports experience that tends to be the talk of the college basketball world. The Georgia Dome is the perfect place for a highly
anticipated tournament, but that's not something that you're going to figure out sitting at home wondering what the atmosphere
of the big game is like.
There are plenty of major college sports out there these days,
but few can even hold a candle to the experiment of big-time SEC basketball. Come out to the stands and you'll see what all
the buzz is about, as you'll be treated to an unbelievable sporting event filled with thousands of intense fans that know
a thing or two about showing their support. Some things don't transfer through that fancy TV, and you'll end up with an amazing
experience that you'll be talking about a long time after the final whistle.
The SEC is
one of the most celebrated conferences in all of college athletics for a reason, and it plays home to some of the most successful
college basketball programs in the entire country. The SEC is home to the Florida Gators, Ole Miss Rebels, Alabama Crimson
Tide, Kentucky Wildcats, Missouri Tigers, Tennessee Volunteers, Arkansas Razorbacks, LSU Tigers, Georgia Bulldogs, Texas A&M
Aggies, Vanderbilt Commodores, South Carolina Gamecocks, Mississippi State Bulldogs and Auburn Tigers.
With that type
of talent on the court on a regular basis, you can absolutely bank on the SEC Tournament being packed to the brim with unbelievable
moments that will have fans jumping out of their seat in no time. You can never guess what's going to happen next when it
comes to this highly anticipated Tournament, as you're sure to see plenty of twists, turns and nail-biting moments that you
won't soon forget.
SEC Basketball Tournament Trivia
Did you know that Kentucky has won 27 different SEC
Dating back to the 1930s, the Wildcats have been a mainstay of this electrifying college basketball
tournament, and it's not exactly a surprise why they have the reputation of having one of the best programs in the entire
nation. There is nothing quite like being there when the game is on the line and you have two talented teams going toe-to-toe
on the hardwood, and you never know which program is going to burst through and reach their potential while capturing the
attention of fans all over the SEC.
SEC Basketball Tournament History
The SEC Tournament dates all the
way back to the 1930s when it was first played. However, in the 1950s the tourney was scrapped for a format that awarded the
conference title to the team with the best record. The tournament came back into use, though, in 1979, much to the excitement
of college basketball fans everywhere. Though the SEC is often noted for its elite football programs, it also is a conference
packed to the brim with basketball programs that know how to win on the hardwood, making it always a good time to get out
and show your support as the SEC Tournament gets underway. These days, the action goes down at the Georgia Dome, a multifaceted
venue that is always setting up for one electrifying sporting event or another.
We all know that
the pros aren't too shabby to watch either, but there is something extra special about seeing the top teams in college basketball
due it out, as you'll see a game where team passion and pride is the only thing that matters. Unless you've been living under
a rock, you probably know that the SEC has a reputation of being the best of the best when it comes to college athletics,
and the fans around these parts definitely match the players' intensity when it comes to the year-end SEC Tournament. There
is nothing like college basketball when the game can go either way in a battle between two dynamic teams, and that's exactly
what you're going to get.