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Tide commit Brayson Hubbard goes in-depth on The Gary Harris Show

Alabama football commit Brayson Hubbard goes in-depth about his recruitment on The Gary Harris Show on Tide 100.9 in Tuscaloosa. Hubbard talks about how Alabama "discovered" him and about Nick Saban's decision to offer him.

Adams' skill and mindset: a good fit for Alabama

On Wednesday, Alabama picked up its ninth commitment of the 2023 class when four-star wide receiver Cole Adams selected the Tide over Oklahoma and Arkansas, among others. The 5-10, 180-pound Adams plays for longtime head coach Bill Blankenship at Owasso HS in Owasso, OK.

Which prospects might be next to commit?

The commitment of four-star wide receiver/kick returner Cole Adams of Owasso, OK gives Alabama nine commitments in the 2023 class. Here are few others who might be close to announcing for Alabama.

Bama lands speedy receiver

Alabama has picked up a commitment from one the top prospects from the state of Oklahoma. The 5-10, 180-pound four-star is also a dynamic kick returner. See the forum.

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Bama lands speedy JUCO LB

Alabama has landed a commitment from 2023 JUCO linebacker Justin Jefferson of Pearl River CC in Poplarville, MS. The former prep standout at Memphis-Bartlett ranks as one of the nation's elite JUCO prospects. The 6-2, 218-pounder has been timed at 4.34 in the 40.

Five prospects to watch as Tide zeroes in on top targets

Here are five prospects to watch as Alabama begins to zero in on its top targets.

Tony Mitchell will bring size and versatility to Bama's secondary

Six months ago, maybe even up until just six weeks ago, many around Thompson football would have told you that Tony Mitchell was headed out of state to play college ball. At one point, Florida appeared to be leading. Later, Texas A&M was considered to be the favorite. This past weekend, Mitchell visited Georgia, and some thought he might end up there. But on Sunday evening, the five-star defensive back put an end to the speculation with his commitment to Alabama.

Monday morning recruiting discussion on The Gary Harris Show

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

Tony Mitchell to Alabama

Five-star Thompson defensive back Tony Mitchell announced via twitter that he has committed to Alabama. The 6-2, 180-pounder chose Alabama over Auburn, Georgia and Texas A&M. More later.

Tide lands Mississippi standout

Ocean Springs, MS standout Brayson Hubbard announced via twitter that he has committed to the Tide. The 6-2, 190-pounder caught the attention of Alabama's staff with a great performance at a recent Tide camp. Hubbard, a quarterback at Ocean Springs, is expected to be a safety in college. He's a fluid athlete who is said to run a 4.4 40. More later.

Five-star defensive back nearing decision?

One of the state's elite prospects appears to be closing in on a decision. See the forum.

Bama lands 2024 Foley WR

2024 Foley wide receiver Perry Thompson announced via twitter this afternoon that he was committed to Alabama.

Official visitors heading to UA

The summertime official visit season continues this weekend in Tuscaloosa. Here’s a look at several out-of-state players expected to be on campus.

The High Tide Traditions Collective: It's being designed to dominate the market

As universities throughout the country tried to evaluate the changing face of college sports, particularly in regard to name, image and likeness, some moved quickly to assert themselves in the “new” market. Others, such as the University of Alabama, moved cautiously while implementing a model they believed could withstand the coming changes in the world of collegiate sports.

Hibbett muses on music and long-snapping

Wednesday evening saw the Tuscaloosa music debut of Alabama long-snapper Kneeland Hibbett. An NIL deal with local eatery Southern Ale House gave the Florence sophomore a chance to showcase his non-football skills, and he spoke about it and other topics beforehand with Ryan Fowler, host of The Game on Tide 100.9 FM. Here’s a rundown of that interesting conversation.

JD Davison selected in NBA Draft Thursday night

Former Alabama men's basketball standout JD Davison was chosen by the Boston Celtics with the 23rd pick in the second round (No. 53 overall) of the 2022 NBA Draft Thursday night at the Barclays Center.

Top JUCO WR sets commitment date

Hutchinson CC wide receiver Malik Benson has set a date to announce his commitment. Benson was in Tuscaloosa on an official visit last weekend.