Dome Stays SEC's Home

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference championship
game will remain at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta at least through

SEC Commissioner Mike Slive said Monday the league has agreed on
a five-year extension to keep the game at the Dome.

The game has sold out every year except for 1995, the year after
its move to the dome.

Last year's matchup between Alabama and Florida drew nearly
76,000 fans, the most to attend a sporting event in the Georgia

The 2009 championship game will be Dec. 5.