South Carolina will bring a 9-3 overall record and a 5-3 conference record into the Georgia Dome on Saturday to face Auburn for the SEC Championship.
This will be the sixth time a team has gone to the SEC Championship Game with 3 losses, and the second time an SEC Eastern Division team has done this.
The first SEC East team to have 3 losses entering the conference title game was the 1992 Florida Gators, led by head coach Steve Spurrier.
|Team||Year||Record (Conf) *||SECCG Opponent||SECCG Score||Final Record|
|South Carolina||2010||9-3 (5-3)||Auburn||?||?|
|Louisiana State||2001||8-3 (5-3)||Tennessee||31-20||10-3|
|Mississippi State||1998||8-3 (6-2)||Tennessee||14-24||8-5|
*Prior to the SEC Championship Game