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Aug 14, 2011 1:52 AM by Lee Douglas

Texas A&M appears headed to the SEC

AQThe New York Times is reporting that the Southeastern Conference
presidents will meet Sunday to discuss Texas A&M's admission to the league.

A person with knowledge of the situation confirms to The Associated Press that the meeting will be held in Atlanta. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting has not been publicly discussed.

The Times says all but one of the SEC presidents will be at the meeting, held a day before the Texas A&M System board of regents
meets. The board has called a special meeting Monday that includes an agenda item about conference alignment.

Florida State and Clemson also are reportedly considering a move
to the SEC. However, presidents at those Atlantic Coast Conference universities say they have had no contact with the SEC.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

 

 

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