Alabama prospects at the AHSAA state tournament

Two days. Two games. Two arenas. Two prospects. Two tempos. Two very different opinions.

Another loaded running-back room

Alabama has had some incredibly talented running back rooms in the Nick Saban era. In 2009-10, there was Mark Ingram, Trent Richardson and Eddie Lacy. In the 2013 room were TJ Yeldon, Kenyan Drake, Derrick Henry, Alvin Kamara, Altee Tenpenny and Tyren Jones. In 2017-18, it was headlined by Damien Harris, Josh Jacobs and Najee Harris. The Tide running back room will once again be loaded with several quality runners. Here's a quick look at the 2021 group.

Tide hoops sweeps Auburn with home finale win

Alabama seniors Herbert Jones and John Petty were determined not to end their home Alabama careers with a loss to Auburn. Jaden Shackelford and Jahvon Quinerly were determined to help.

Tider Insider TV for March 2

Trying to break out this spring

In last week's 'Here comes spring practice' report, we covered the quarterbacks, the center position, defensive lineman Tim Smith, wide receiver Xavier Williams and outside linebacker Drew Sanders. Today, we'll touch on a few players lost in the shuffle. These players could position themselves this spring to become contributors in 2021.

Auburn predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Simpson is the total package

Last Friday, Alabama picked up a major commitment for its 2022 class when Martin-Westview, TN five-star quarterback Ty Simpson announced for the Tide over Clemson and Tennessee. According to Westview head coach Jarod Neal, Simpson is the total package.

Monday Tide sports talk with Gary Harris

Rodney joined host Gary Harris on Tide 100.9 in Tuscaloosa to discuss Alabama sports. Here is that interview.

Tide caps Easton Crimson Classic with win behind Kilfoyl

Patrick Murphy and his Team 25 are still undefeated, but they capped another perfect week without much offense Sunday.

Tide completes sweep of Wright State in Saturday’s doubleheader

The Crimson Tide secured the win in game one, 8-7, after 11 innings before downing the Raiders, 1-0, in the nightcap.

Tide clinches SEC crown in StarkVegas

John Petty took a page from Greg McElroy’s book but used different verbiage. Instead of saying, “Let’s go be champions, boys,” Petty told his ‘mates: “We can’t let up.” And he was right.

Impressive start by Ras, home runs lead to win over Wright State

Alabama baseball received an impressive outing from starter Tyler Ras and paired his performance on the mound with three home runs to down Wright State, 8-4, on Friday afternoon at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The win moved UA to 5-1 on the young season.

Ty Simpson commits to Alabama

Five-star quarterback Ty Simpson announced his decision this afternoon. The 6-2, 185-pound Martin-Westview, TN product chose Alabama in a close recruiting battle over Clemson and Tennessee. As a junior, on a 7-5 team, Simpson accounted for 2,200 yards and 27 total touchdowns. We'll have more later. Here are Ty Simpson's junior highlights.

Mississippi State predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at 5:00 p.m. Saturday.

Junior CB among state’s best

Several schools have interest in Trequon Fegans of Oxford, Alabama. The 6-1, 183-pound standout is the best junior cornerback in the state and among the top 10 nationally. Fegans has 25 offers, including ones from Alabama, Auburn, Florida, FSU, Georgia, LSU, Miami, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Penn State, South Carolina and Tennessee.

The latest on JTT

Five-star 2021 defensive lineman J.T. Tuimoloau of Sammamish-East Catholic, WA is still in the process of making his college decision. And it doesn't appear that he'll make it very soon.

Hogs slop Tide in Fayetteville foul fest

With 61 seconds to go in his team’s 81-66 road loss to Arkansas, Alabama senior John Petty had had enough. Petty drew a technical after a foul call, and frankly, no one could blame him.

Bama baseball falls to UT-Martin Wednesday

Alabama baseball suffered its first loss of the 2021 season, falling to the UT-Martin Skyhawks by a score of 9-4 on Wednesday afternoon at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The loss moves UA to 4-1 on the young season.

The latest on Ty Simpson

As Ty Simpson's announcement approaches, speculation is beginning to ramp up on which school the four-star (five-star by one rating) quarterback from Martin-Westview, TN will pick this Friday at 2 PM CT. Will it be Alabama, Clemson or Tennessee?

Here comes spring practice

Cecil Hurt reported today that spring practice is slated to begin on Friday, March 19 and will culminate with A-Day on Saturday, April 17. Between now and the start of spring, we'll look at some of the priorities, players and position battles of interest.

Arkansas predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at 8 Wednesday evening.