ESPN and the Southeastern Conference (SEC) have announced ESPN’s Super Tuesday Presented by KFC SEC men’s college basketball schedule for the 2012 season. The popular weekly series – spotlighting the nation’s top teams in a doubleheader with the Big Ten Conference – will air every Tuesday during conference play from January 10 to February 28. Weekly SEC games will tip off at 7 p.m. ET or 9 p.m. on ESPN. Schedule highlights:
- Every game will feature at least one team ranked in an early men’s preseason top 25 poll by ESPN.com senior college basketball writer Andy Katz.
- The schedule also includes four teams ranked in ESPN.com senior college basketball writer Andy Katz’s early men’s preseason top 25 poll: No. 2 Kentucky, No. 7 Vanderbilt, No. 12 Florida and No. 14 Alabama.
- Three games will pit No. 12 Florida against a team ranked in Katz’s preseason poll, including at No. 2 Kentucky (Feb. 7), at No. 14 Alabama (Feb. 14) and at No. 7 Vanderbilt (Feb. 28).
- The schedule includes four teams coming off NCAA Championship berths highlighted by squads that reached the Final Four (Kentucky) and Elite Eight (Florida) as well as Vanderbilt and Georgia.
Super Tuesday Schedule (All games televised on ESPN and ESPN3.com; schedule subject to change)
|Jan 10||7 p.m.||Georgia at No. 12 Florida|
|Jan 17||9 p.m.||Arkansas at No. 2 Kentucky|
|Jan 24||9 p.m.||No. 2 Kentucky at Georgia|
|Jan 31||9 p.m.||No. 7 Vanderbilt at Arkansas|
|Feb 7||7 p.m.||No. 12 Florida at No. 2 Kentucky|
|Feb 14||7 p.m.||No. 12 Florida at No. 14 Alabama|
|Feb 21||9 p.m.||No. 2 Kentucky at Mississippi State|
|Feb 28||9 p.m.||No. 12 Florida at No. 7 Vanderbilt|