1. So apparently we get to revisit this scheduling issue in the not-too-distant future ... hooray...
SI.com (Andy Staples): Alabama's Nick Saban: SEC should use nine-game conference schedule
College Football Talk: SEC to continue with eight conference games, but nine could come soon
ESPN.com: Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide coach, says SEC deserves more credit for strength of schedule
SB Nation: Nick Saban calls out Ohio State for something Alabama couldn't do
2. We're talking hoops scheduling, too!
Post-Dispatch: Mizzou hoops schedule taking shape
Al.com: SEC explores "primary" men's basketball tournament site for the future
Al.com: SEC office will start reviewing men's basketball nonconference schedule strength
MUtigers.com: Frank Haith Adds Transfer Deuce Bello To Men's Hoops Roster
The Trib: Missouri announces Bello’s transfer
KC Star: MU coach Frank Haith says Baylor transfer Deuce Bello has potential
Post-Dispatch: Haith on Baylor transfer: 'Key word is potential'
PowerMizzou: Mizzou confirms Bello transfer
4. Another new guy
The Trib: Big man Barnard set to join Missouri as preferred walk-on
KC Star: MU appears be adding another post player with center from Illinois
5. First first-team all-conference baseball player since 2010
MUtigers.com: Steele, Lester Named All-Southeastern Conference
KC Star: Missouri lands two players on all-SEC baseball teams
6. Does this apply to Mizzou?
The Missourian (AP): Interest leads to growth for college baseball
7. Future: bright
Post-Dispatch: Mizzou softball coach confident in future teams