2015 SEC Championship Game: #2 Alabama vs #18 Florida


No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide (11-1, 7-1 SEC) will face No. 18 Florida (10-2, 7-1) inside the Georgia Dome in the SEC Championship Game. Alabama is coming off of a 29-13 victory over Auburn, while Florida recently fell to their in-state rival, Florida State, by a score of 27-2 (just in case you needed a reminder).

Series record: Alabama leads 24-14. Last meeting: Sept. 20, 2014 – Alabama 42, Florida 21 Point spread: Alabama -18.

No need to break down the strengths and weaknesses of these teams this year, so I will focus on some SEC history:

  • Florida – 11 appearances 7-3 .700
  • Alabama – 10 appearances 5-4 .556
  • LSU – 5 appearances 4-1 .800
  • Auburn – 5 appearances 3-2 .600
  • Georgia – 5 appearances 2-3 .400
  • Tennessee – 5 appearances 2-3 .400
  • Arkansas- 3 appearances 0-3 .000
  • Missouri – 2 appearances 0-2 .000
  • Mississippi State – 1 appearance 0-1 .000
  • South Carolina – 1 appearance 0-1 .000

On 11 different occasions, the SEC championship also led to the national championship. The designated home team is 14-9 all time. Similarly, the runner-up in the SEC is 14-9 in consolation bowl games.

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