SEC releases 2022 football schedule


BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (September 21, 2021) – The Southeastern Conference today announced the football schedules for all 14 SEC schools for the 2022 season.

Each SEC team will play eight conference football games to include six games against division opponents and two games against non-division opponents.  One of the non-division opponents will be a permanent annual opponent and the other non-division opponent will rotate each year.

The season begins with one game on August 27 when Vanderbilt visits Hawaii before the remaining SEC schools begin action September 3. 

The 2022 season will culminate with the SEC Championship Game in Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday, December 3.  It will be the 31st edition of the game and the 29th in the city of Atlanta.

The complete list of 2022 football schedules can be found on the SEC’s official website,

2022 SEC Football Schedule – Week-by-Week

August 27

Vanderbilt at Hawaii

September 3

Utah State at Alabama

Cincinnati at Arkansas

Mercer at Auburn

Utah at Florida

Georgia vs. Oregon (Atlanta)

Miami (Ohio) at Kentucky

Troy at Ole Miss

Memphis at Mississippi State

Missouri at Middle Tennessee State

Georgia State at South Carolina

Ball State at Tennessee

Sam Houston State at Texas A&M

Elon at Vanderbilt

September 4

LSU vs. Florida State (New Orleans)

September 10

Alabama at Texas

South Carolina at Arkansas

San Jose State at Auburn

Kentucky at Florida

Samford at Georgia

Southern at LSU

Central Arkansas at Ole Miss

Mississippi State at Arizona

Missouri at Kansas State

Tennessee at Pittsburgh

Appalachian State at Texas A&M

Wake Forest at Vanderbilt

September 17

UL-Monroe at Alabama

Missouri State at Arkansas

Penn State at Auburn

South Florida at Florida

Youngstown State at Kentucky

Mississippi State at LSU

Ole Miss at Georgia Tech

Abilene Christian at Missouri

Georgia at South Carolina

Akron at Tennessee

Miami (Florida) at Texas A&M

Vanderbilt at Northern Illinois

September 24

Vanderbilt at Alabama

Arkansas vs. Texas A&M (Arlington)

Missouri at Auburn

Kent State at Georgia

Northern Illinois at Kentucky

New Mexico at LSU

Tulsa at Ole Miss

Bowling Green at Mississippi State

Charlotte at South Carolina

Florida at Tennessee

October 1

Alabama at Arkansas

LSU at Auburn

Eastern Washington at Florida

Kentucky at Ole Miss

Texas A&M at Mississippi State

Georgia at Missouri

South Carolina State at South Carolina

October 8

Texas A&M at Alabama

Missouri at Florida

Auburn at Georgia

South Carolina at Kentucky

Tennessee at LSU

Arkansas at Mississippi State

Ole Miss at Vanderbilt

October 15

Arkansas at BYU

LSU at Florida

Vanderbilt at Georgia

Mississippi State at Kentucky

Auburn at Ole Miss

Alabama at Tennessee

October 22

Mississippi State at Alabama

Ole Miss at LSU

Vanderbilt at Missouri

Texas A&M at South Carolina

Tennessee-Martin at Tennessee

October 29

Arkansas at Auburn

Florida vs. Georgia (Jacksonville)

Missouri at South Carolina

Kentucky at Tennessee

Ole Miss at Texas A&M

November 5

Liberty at Arkansas

Tennessee at Georgia

Alabama at LSU

Auburn at Mississippi State

Kentucky at Missouri

Florida at Texas A&M

South Carolina at Vanderbilt

November 12

LSU at Arkansas

Texas A&M at Auburn

South Carolina at Florida

Vanderbilt at Kentucky

Alabama at Ole Miss

Georgia at Mississippi State

Missouri at Tennessee

November 19

Austin Peay at Alabama

Ole Miss at Arkansas

Western Kentucky at Auburn

Georgia at Kentucky


East Tennessee State at Mississippi State

New Mexico State at Missouri

Tennessee at South Carolina

UMass at Texas A&M

Florida at Vanderbilt

November 24

Mississippi State at Ole Miss

November 26

Auburn at Alabama

Florida at Florida State

Georgia Tech at Georgia

Louisville at Kentucky

Arkansas at Missouri

South Carolina at Clemson

LSU at Texas A&M

Tennessee at Vanderbilt

Dec. 3

SEC Football Championship (Atlanta)

2022 SEC Football Schedule – Team-by-Team


Sept. 3                  UTAH STATE

Sept. 10                at Texas

Sept. 17                UL-MONROE

Sept. 24                VANDERBILT

Oct. 1                    at Arkansas

Oct. 8                    TEXAS A&M

Oct. 15                  at Tennessee

Oct. 22                  MISSISSIPPI STATE

Oct. 29                  Open Date

Nov. 5                   at LSU

Nov. 12                 at Ole Miss

Nov. 19                 AUSTIN PEAY

Nov. 26                 AUBURN


Sept. 3                  CINCINNATI

Sept. 10                SOUTH CAROLINA

Sept. 17                MISSOURI STATE

Sept. 24                vs. Texas A&M (Arlington)

Oct. 1                    ALABAMA

Oct. 8                    at Mississippi State

Oct. 15                  at BYU

Oct. 22                  Open Date

Oct. 29                  at Auburn

Nov. 5                   LIBERTY

Nov. 12                 LSU

Nov. 19                 OLE MISS

Nov. 26                 at Missouri


Sept. 3                  MERCER

Sept. 10                SAN JOSE STATE

Sept. 17                PENN STATE

Sept. 24                MISSOURI

Oct. 1                    LSU

Oct. 8                    at Georgia

Oct. 15                  at Ole Miss

Oct. 22                  Open Date

Oct. 29                  ARKANSAS

Nov. 5                   at Mississippi State

Nov. 12                 TEXAS A&M

Nov. 19                 WESTERN KENTUCKY

Nov. 26                 at Alabama


Sept. 3                  UTAH

Sept. 10                KENTUCKY

Sept. 17                SOUTH FLORIDA

Sept. 24                at Tennessee

Oct. 1                    EASTERN WASHINGTON

Oct. 8                    MISSOURI

Oct. 15                  LSU

Oct. 22                  Open Date

Oct. 29                  vs. Georgia (Jacksonville)

Nov. 5                   at Texas A&M

Nov. 12                 SOUTH CAROLINA

Nov. 19                 at Vanderbilt

Nov. 26                 at Florida State


Sept. 3                  vs. Oregon (Atlanta)

Sept. 10                SAMFORD

Sept. 17                at South Carolina

Sept. 24                KENT STATE

Oct. 1                    at Missouri

Oct. 8                    AUBURN

Oct. 15                  VANDERBILT

Oct. 22                  Open Date

Oct. 29                  vs. Florida (Jacksonville)

Nov. 5                   TENNESSEE

Nov. 12                 at Mississippi State

Nov. 19                 at Kentucky

Nov. 26                 GEORGIA TECH


Sept. 3                  MIAMI (OHIO)

Sept. 10                at Florida

Sept. 17                YOUNGSTOWN STATE

Sept. 24                NORTHERN ILLINOIS

Oct. 1                    at Ole Miss

Oct. 8                    SOUTH CAROLINA

Oct. 15                  MISSISSIPPI STATE

Oct. 22                  Open Date

Oct. 29                  at Tennessee

Nov. 5                   at Missouri

Nov. 12                 VANDERBILT

Nov. 19                 GEORGIA

Nov. 26                 LOUISVILLE


Sept. 4 (Sun.)     vs. Florida St. (New Orleans)

Sept. 10                SOUTHERN

Sept. 17                MISSISSIPPI STATE

Sept. 24                NEW MEXICO

Oct. 1                    at Auburn

Oct. 8                    TENNESSEE

Oct. 15                  at Florida

Oct. 22                  OLE MISS

Oct. 29                  Open Date

Nov. 5                   ALABAMA

Nov. 12                 at Arkansas

Nov. 19                 UAB

Nov. 26                 at Texas A&M


Sept. 3                  TROY

Sept. 10                CENTRAL ARKANSAS

Sept. 17                at Georgia Tech

Sept. 24                TULSA

Oct. 1                    KENTUCKY

Oct. 8                    at Vanderbilt

Oct. 15                  AUBURN

Oct. 22                  at LSU

Oct. 29                  at Texas A&M

Nov. 5                   Open Date

Nov. 12                 ALABAMA

Nov. 19                 at Arkansas



Sept. 3                  MEMPHIS

Sept. 10                at Arizona

Sept. 17                at LSU

Sept. 24                BOWLING GREEN

Oct. 1                    TEXAS A&M

Oct. 8                    ARKANSAS

Oct. 15                  at Kentucky

Oct. 22                  at Alabama

Oct. 29                  Open Date

Nov. 5                   AUBURN

Nov. 12                 GEORGIA

Nov. 19                 EAST TENNESSEE STATE

Nov. 24 (Thu.)   at Ole Miss


Sept. 3                  at Middle Tennessee State

Sept. 10                at Kansas State

Sept. 17                ABILENE CHRISTIAN

Sept. 24                at Auburn

Oct. 1                    GEORGIA

Oct. 8                    at Florida

Oct. 15                  Open Date

Oct. 22                  VANDERBILT

Oct. 29                  at South Carolina

Nov. 5                   KENTUCKY

Nov. 12                 at Tennessee

Nov. 19                 NEW MEXICO STATE

Nov. 24                 ARKANSAS


Sept. 3                  GEORGIA STATE

Sept. 10                at Arkansas

Sept. 17                GEORGIA

Sept. 24                CHARLOTTE

Oct. 1                    SOUTH CAROLINA STATE

Oct. 8                    at Kentucky

Oct. 15                  Open Date

Oct. 22                  TEXAS A&M

Oct. 29                  MISSOURI

Nov. 5                   at Vanderbilt

Nov. 12                 at Florida

Nov. 19                 TENNESSEE

Nov. 26                 at Clemson


Sept. 3                  BALL STATE

Sept. 10                at Pittsburgh

Sept. 17                AKRON

Sept. 24                FLORIDA

Oct. 1                    Open Date

Oct. 8                    at LSU

Oct. 15                  ALABAMA

Oct. 22                  TENNESSEE-MARTIN

Oct. 29                  KENTUCKY

Nov. 5                   at Georgia

Nov. 12                 MISSOURI

Nov. 19                 at South Carolina

Nov. 26                 at Vanderbilt


Sept. 3                  SAM HOUSTON STATE   

Sept. 10                APPALACHIAN STATE

Sept. 17                MIAMI (FLORIDA)

Sept. 24                vs. Arkansas (Arlington)

Oct. 1                    at Mississippi State

Oct. 8                    at Alabama

Oct. 15                  Open Date

Oct. 22                  at South Carolina

Oct. 29                  OLE MISS

Nov. 5                   FLORIDA

Nov. 12                 at Auburn

Nov. 19                 UMASS

Nov. 26                 LSU


Aug. 27                 at Hawaii

Sept. 3                  ELON

Sept. 10                WAKE FOREST

Sept. 17                at Northern Illinois

Sept. 24                at Alabama

Oct. 1                    Open Date

Oct. 8                    OLE MISS

Oct. 15                  at Georgia

Oct. 22                  at Missouri

Oct. 29                  Open Date

Nov. 5                   SOUTH CAROLINA

Nov. 12                 at Kentucky

Nov. 19                 FLORIDA

Nov. 26                 TENNESSEE

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