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Capsule look at today's other SEC and ACC games


Mississippi at Arkansas

Time, TV: 12:21 p.m., FOX-54

Records: Mississippi 3-3, 1-2 SEC; Arkansas 4-2, 1-2.

Series history: Arkansas leads 30-25-1.

Of note: Mississippi head coach Houston Nutt faces his former program and alma mater.

South Carolina at Vanderbilt

Time, TV: 7 p.m., FOXSN.

Records: South Carolina 4-2, 2-2; Vanderbilt 2-4, 1-2.

Series history: South Carolina leads 15-4.

Of note: South Carolina’s Alshon Jeffery leads the SEC with an average of 115.0 receiving yards per game.

UAB at Mississippi State

Time, TV: 7 p.m., ESPNU.

Records: UAB 2-4, Mississippi State 5-2.

Series history: Mississippi State leads 2-1.

Of note: UAB head coach and Macon native Neil Callaway is 13-29 in his fourth season with the Blazers.


Duke at Virginia Tech

Time, TV: Noon, NBC-38.

Records: Duke 1-5, 0-3 ACC; Virginia Tech 5-2, 3-0.

Series history: Virginia Tech leads 10-7

Of note: Virginia Tech has won 10 straight conference games.

Maryland at Boston College

Time, TV: 1 p.m., No TV.

Records: Maryland 4-2, 1-1; Boston College 2-4, 0-3.

Series history: Boston College 5-2.

Of note: Boston College has won four of the five meetings since joining the ACC.

Eastern Michigan at Virginia

Time, TV: 6 p.m., No TV.

Records: Eastern Michigan 1-6, Virginia 2-4.

Series history: First meeting.

Of note: Virginia plays a MAC opponent for the first time since 2006.

North Carolina at Miami

Time, TV: 7:30 p.m., ESPN2.

Records: North Carolina 4-2, 2-1; Miami 4-2, 2-1.

Series history: North Carolina 8-5.

Of note: North Carolina head coach Butch Davis is looking for his fourth straight win against his former program.

— Macon Telegraph