The 2024 SEC soccer schedule has not but been launched, and it seems that faculty soccer followers should wait till the top of the regular-season to get their repair.
In line with a supply with information of the plan who confirmed it to FBSchedules.com, the 2024 SEC soccer schedule will probably be launched between the top of the 2023 regular-season and the beginning of bowl season. It clearly wouldn’t be launched on Choice Sunday (Dec. 3), so that might put the schedule launch someplace between Monday, Dec. 4 and Friday, Dec. 15.
That’s about three months later than the SEC has launched the schedule the past two seasons, however there are extenuating circumstances. The 2024 SEC soccer schedule would be the first to function 16 groups following the addition of the Oklahoma Sooners and Texas Longhorns to the convention.
Furthermore, 11 different Soccer Bowl Subdivision (FBS) groups are altering conferences in 2024, and 10 of these are departing the Pac-12. That would drive a change on some non-conference schedules and it’ll additionally depart Oregon State and Washington State as a two-team convention and each should fill out a 12-game schedule one way or the other.
Moreover, the Kennesaw State Owls are shifting as much as the FBS from the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS) subsequent season.
Again in June, the SEC revealed the opponents and places for all 16 groups in 2024, plus extra scheduling particulars.
For the 2024 season, SEC groups will play an eight-game convention schedule with 4 non-conference opponents. A type of 4 non-conference opponents is required to be from the ACC, Huge Ten, Huge 12 or Pac-12 or be a serious impartial (i.e. Notre Dame).
Moreover, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey said that the 2024 slate shall be a “…one-year schedule.” Meaning the opponents and rotations will probably change for 2025 and past.
The SEC can even eradicate the divisional standings starting in 2024 and place the highest two groups within the standings into the SEC Championship Sport. Underneath the brand new division-less format, every college will play each different college a minimal of two instances in a four-year interval.
Beneath is extra information on the 2024 SEC soccer schedule format from the convention launch, adopted by every groups 2024 opponents:
- The slate of convention house and away designations in 2024 was constructed with the availability that no college will journey to the identical location to which it traveled in 2023.
- The 2024 SEC opponents have been decided primarily based on two main components: conventional opponents and steadiness of schedule energy.
- Stability of schedule energy was primarily based on every college’s convention successful share for the reason that final growth of the SEC in 2012. The successful percentages for the efficiency of Oklahoma and Texas within the Huge 12 since 2012 have been included in figuring out 16 positions ranked by successful share.
- Every college’s schedule in 2024 will embrace 4 opponents – two house and two away — whose successful share ranked among the many high eight convention successful percentages since 2012. Additionally, every college’s 2024 schedule will embrace 4 opponents – two house and two away — whose successful percentages ranked among the many second eight convention successful percentages since 2012.
- Whereas no college will journey to the identical location to which it traveled in 2023, it must be famous that when a long-term schedule format is decided, it will not be potential to construction a schedule that doesn’t embrace some faculties enjoying on the identical location in back-to-back years within the first yr of a brand new format.
2024 SEC Soccer Opponents
Alabama Crimson Tide
Dwelling: Auburn, Georgia, Missouri, South Carolina
Away: LSU, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Vanderbilt
Dwelling: LSU, Ole Miss, Tennessee, Texas
Away: Auburn, Mississippi State, Missouri, Texas A&M
Dwelling: Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt
Away: Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri
Dwelling: Kentucky, LSU, Ole Miss, Texas A&M
Away: Georgia (in Jacksonville), Mississippi State, Tennessee, Texas
Dwelling: Auburn, Florida (in Jacksonville), Mississippi State, Tennessee
Away: Alabama, Kentucky, Ole Miss, Texas
Dwelling: Auburn, Georgia, South Carolina, Vanderbilt
Away: Florida, Ole Miss, Tennessee, Texas
Dwelling: Alabama, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Vanderbilt
Away: Arkansas, Florida, South Carolina, Texas A&M
Mississippi State Bulldogs
Dwelling: Arkansas, Florida, Missouri, Texas A&M
Away: Georgia, Ole Miss, Tennessee, Texas
Dwelling: Arkansas, Auburn, Oklahoma, Vanderbilt
Away: Alabama, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Texas A&M
Dwelling: Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (in Dallas)
Away: Auburn, LSU, Ole Miss, Missouri
Ole Miss Rebels
Dwelling: Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi State, Oklahoma
Away: Arkansas, Florida, LSU, South Carolina
South Carolina Gamecocks
Dwelling: LSU, Ole Miss, Missouri, Texas A&M
Away: Alabama, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Vanderbilt
Dwelling: Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi State
Away: Arkansas, Georgia, Oklahoma, Vanderbilt
Dwelling: Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi State
Away: Arkansas, Oklahoma (in Dallas), Texas A&M, Vanderbilt
Texas A&M Aggies
Dwelling: Arkansas, LSU, Missouri, Texas
Away: Auburn, Florida, Mississippi State, South Carolina
Dwelling: Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas
Away: Auburn, Kentucky, LSU, Missouri