SEC Championship 2012 Alabama vs. Georgia on CBS Saturday, Dec. 1, at 4pm ET at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta determines which team will face Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship Game.
College football won’t have a playoff system until the end of the 2014 season, but this year’s SEC Championship game between the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (7-1 SEC, 11-1 overall) and the No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs (7-1 SEC, 11-1 overall) is shaping up to be a de facto national semifinal game, with the winner going on to face No. 1 Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship Game on Jan. 7. East Division winner Georgia takes on West Division winner Alabama in the SEC Championship Game from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 4pm ET on CBS. The Tide, national champions last season, have a shot at a repeat title if they can get past the Bulldogs. Two of the nation’s best quarterbacks will be on display with AJ McCarron under center for Alabama and Aaron Murray taking snaps for Georgia.