2. LSU point guard Andre Stringer is a 5-9 freshman and the team’s leading scorer.
3. Renardo Sidney makes his regular season debut tonight for the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
4. The Ole Miss Rebels host East Tennessee State this afternoon.
5. Two practices on Friday for the Alabama football team.
6. Auburn’s football team returns the practice field after 14 days off.
7. Jon Solomon: “Coaches have displayed a growing lack of respect for NCAA enforcement.”
8. The Sugar Bowl is warning of duplicate tickets.
9. That didn’t last long: Big Ten could revisit division names