1. Renardo Sidney and Elgin Bailey suspended indefinitely by Mississippi State.
2. Tough couple of weeks for LSU sports.
3. Alabama will get $4.6 million from the Capital One Bowl – where does it all go?
4. A sophomore walk-on is the top scorer on the Alabama football team.
5. Michigan State linebacker Greg Jones’ last challenge before an NFL career is the Alabama offense.
6. The AD saga at Georgia was this writer’s top story of the year.
7. Bruce Pearl’s challenge to his basketball team: “Do you want to act like the team that was picked fourth in the [SEC] East? Because teams that get picked fourth in the East don’t go to the NCAA tournament. They don’t.”
8. How John Calipari learned that charity begins at home.
9. With a win over St. Louis, Ole Miss finishes third in the Cancun Governor’s Cup.
10. LSU’s Patrick Peterson is the state of Louisiana’s defensive player of the year.