2001 SEC Championship Game
|2001 SEC Championship Game|
2001 SEC Championship logo.
|Date||December 8, 2001|
|MVP||QB Matt Mauck, LSU|
|Favorite||Tennessee by 7|
|United States TV coverage|
|Announcers||Verne Lundquist play-by-play
Todd Blackledge color
Jill Arrington sideline
|2001 SEC football standings|
|#4 Tennessee x||7||–||1||11||–||2|
|#3 Florida %||6||–||2||10||–||2|
|#13 South Carolina||5||–||3||9||–||3|
|#7 LSU xy$||5||–||3||10||–||3|
|Championship: LSU 31, Tennessee 20|
The 2001 SEC Championship Game was won by the LSU Tigers 31-20 over the Tennessee Volunteers. The game was played in the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia on December 8, 2001 and was televised to a national audience on CBS. The loss kept Tennessee from a second appearance in the BCS National Championship Game.
- "SEC Championship History". Retrieved 27 November 2012.