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REPORT: Majority of SEC ADs approve idea of conference-only, 10-game schedule

LSU safety JaCoby Stevens (3) pulls in an interception in the end zone on a pass intended for...
LSU safety JaCoby Stevens (3) pulls in an interception in the end zone on a pass intended for Texas A&M wide receiver Kendrick Rogers (13) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019. LSU won 50-7.(Gerald Herbert | AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Published: Jul. 29, 2020 at 5:02 PM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WAFB) - The SEC is moving closer to an agreement on a conference-only schedule of 10 games, Sports Illustrated reported it has been told by multiple sources.

According to the report by Ross Dellenger, a virtual meeting was held Wednesday, July 29, and a majority of athletic directors approved the idea of an SEC-only, 10-game schedule.

The report added the schedule must now be ratified by league presidents, who are expected to have a virtual meeting Thursday to seriously discuss the matter.

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Dellenger said it is unclear if the presidents will vote Thursday or delay a decision until next week.

He added the NCAA Board of Governors is scheduled to meet Tuesday and could postpone or cancel fall championships.

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