Dr. Brady Deaton Chancellor of the University of Missouri (R) and Mike Slive President of the SEC, celebrate after it was announced that Missouri has been accepted to participate in the Southeastern Athletic Conference during a celebration and press conference in Columbia, Missouri on November 6, 2011. Missouri has been a member of the Big 6, Big 7, Big 8 and finally Big 12 for over 100 years but will join the SEC on July 1, 2012. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
For an interesting perspective on the SEC since Mizzou is now a member, Chris Kerber talks with Eli Gold, “The Voice of the Crimson Tide” for University of Alabama. Not only will the Tigers players have to deal with the talented players, but the Mizzou faithful will have to compete with the very loyal fans that are found throughout the Southeast region.
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