Slive Talks Basketball And Football

Commissioner Mike Slive was front and center at the SEC Basketball Media Day held on Thursday at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham. ‘BAMA Magazine/' sat down to discuss a few matters with the man leading the premiere athletic league.

Alabama and Kentucky are the reigning NCAA Champions representing the primary revenue sports – football and men's basketball. He shares his view on the new 18-game format intra-league schedule. Among other issues addressed in the conversation include the yet to be established selection committee for the four-team football playoff to take affect for the 2014 season and a proposed cost of attendance stipend for student-athletes.

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