Early offense, solid pitching powers Alabama baseball over Presbyterian on Opening Day

Alabama baseball used early offense paired with a solid effort on the mound to earn a 7-2 win over Presbyterian on Opening Day at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the victory, the Crimson Tide moves to 10-0 in the month of February under head coach Brad Bohannon.

Alabama football announces 2019 coaching staff

Alabama head coach Nick Saban announced the addition of seven assistant coaches Friday, including Steve Sarkisian as the offensive coordinator and the promotion of Pete Golding to defensive coordinator.

Florida predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game in Tuscaloosa Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.

Johnson, players preview Florida game

Coming off a 10-point loss at Mississippi State Tuesday, Alabama men's basketball (15-9, 6-5) returns to Coleman Coliseum Saturday at 1 p.m. CT to take on the Florida Gators (13-11, 5-6), who beat Vandy Wednesday by nine points. Coach Avery Johnson, Kira Lewis and Galin Smith met the media Friday to discuss Saturday's matchup. Here are some snippets of what they had to say.

Another Junior Day at UA

On Saturday, the Tide staff will welcome another impressive group of underclassmen to campus for Bama's second Junior Day this year. Hereís a look at some of the prospects expected to be on campus.

TI on WMSP in Montgomery

Rodney joined John Longshore and Barry McKnight on his weekly segment to discuss the latest on Alabama football. Here is that interview.

2020 DL prefers the SEC

Alabama inked an impressive group of defensive linemen in its 2019 class. The Tideís attention now turns to the class of 2020. One of the stateís top juniors is 6-5, 288-pound defensive lineman Eric Taylor of Hewitt-Trussville HS in Trussville. He has offers from Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, FSU, Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas A&M. Taylor is also getting interest from Clemson.

Tide canít get over ĎThe Humpí

Lamar Peters and Quindarry Weatherspoon made sure Mississippi State didnít lose its fourth straight SEC game. Playing at Humphrey Coliseum, aka ďThe Hump,Ē the two combined for 42 points to lead their Bulldogs to an 81-62 rout of Avery Johnsonís Alabama Crimson Tide.

Tider Insider TV for February 12

Mississippi State predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game in Starkville Tuesday night at 8 p.m.

Junior WR talks Tide and Tigers

Itís a good year for receivers in the class of 2020. One of the Southís best is Montevallo junior J.J. Evans. The 6-3, 190-pound, big-play threat has received offers from Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, Georgia Tech, LSU, Tennessee, Texas A&M, USC and Virginia Tech, among others. He's also drawing interest from FSU and Ole Miss.

Johnson previews rematch with State

Avery Johnson and his team just played Mississippi State two weeks ago, but thanks to the SEC schedule itís already rematch time. Alabama won the first game 83-79 and is now 15-8, 6-4 SEC, tied for fourth in league standings with Ole Miss. Johnson spoke to the media Monday afternoon to discuss Tuesday's 8 p.m. CT rematch in Starkville. Here are snippets of what he had to say.

TI on The Gary Harris Show

TI joined host Gary Harris on Tide 102.9 in Tuscaloosa to analyze the strengths of Alabama's 2019 signing class. Here is that interview.

Alabama softball has great start

Patrick Murphyís 2019 Crimson Tide softball team is ranked ninth in the land. The Tide got off to a great start at Troyís Trojan Classic over the weekend. UA is now 5-0 after sweeping the event and only playing one contest that was truly ever in doubt.

Avery Johnson discusses emotional road win

Mark Gottfried never did it. Nor did David Hobbs. Wimp Sanderson in 1990 and Anthony Grant in 2013 were the only coaches to lead an Alabama basketball win in Vanderbiltís Memorial Gym in the past 29 years. They now have company: Avery Johnson. After the game, Johnson spoke with SEC Network announcers Dave Neal and Daymeon Fishback about the win.

Alabama outlasts Vanderbilt on the road Saturday night

The Alabama menís basketball team defeated Vanderbilt, 77-67, on the road at Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday night. Alabama fired off a season-high 12 three-pointers shooting a solid 50 percent from beyond the arc on the night.

Vanderbilt predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at Vanderbilt Sunday night at 7:30 p.m.

Avery Johnson previews trip to Vandy

Alabama shoots for its second SEC road win of the season when the Crimson Tide travels to Nashville for a 7:30 p.m. CT tip against the Vanderbilt Commodores. Here are some snippets of what Coach Avery Johnson had to say about Saturdayís matchup in the venerable Memorial Gym on the Vandy campus.

Tider Insider Signing Day Special

Tide takes doubleheader from Bulldogs

It started with national recruiting rankings on Signing Day, part deux. It ended on the basketball court. Alabama beat Georgia twice in one day in the SECís two major sports.

Saban's NSD press conference

Alabama adds three to the 2019 class

Alabama football announced the addition of three players to its 2019 recruiting class during the February signing period on Wednesday. The signing of Keilan Robinson, Ishmael Sopsher and Byron Young to the Crimson Tideís 24 student-athletes inked during the early signing period in December bring Alabamaís total to 27 in the 2019 class.

New Tiders

The following have signed in the late period to play football for the Tide:


Keilan Robinson
Ishmael Sopsher
Byron Young

Number signed this period = 3

Total number signed in both periods = 27

Tider Insider TV for February 5

TI's preliminary Crystal Ball picks

Heading into NSD tomorrow, here are TI's quick Crystal Ball picks.

Avery Johnson previews Georgia game

Coming off a blowout loss at Auburn, Alabama menís basketball Coach Avery Johnson must try to help his team shake off that defeat and prepare for a home game against the Georgia Bulldogs. Johnson spoke about the game Monday on the weekly SEC Basketball Coaches Teleconference. Here is what the fourth-year Tide coach had to say.

Brad Bohannon previews his second year of Alabama baseball

Last year was tough sledding for then first-year Alabama baseball Coach Brad Bohannon. The Crimson Tide finished 27-29, 8-22 in the always-tough SEC. Will things get better this year? Bohannon spoke to the media Monday at Sewell-Thomas Stadium and shared his thoughts on his 2019 squad. Here are some snippets.

NSD preview with TI, Cecil Hurt & Ben Jones

Rodney joined Cecil Hurt and Ben Jones of The Tuscaloosa News to preview NSD. Here is that podcast.

TI recruiting rundown

Rodney joined host Gary Harris on Tide 102.9 in Tuscaloosa for a recruiting rundown heading into Wednesday's national signing day. Here is that interview.

Not much new on recruiting front

As the recruiting process heads into the dead period, there is little new to report on the recruiting front late tonight. But Alabama seem to still be in good position with some top prospects.

Quick Sunday recruiting notes

As posted earlier, initial feedback on the visitors this weekend is that the visits went very well for all three -- running back Jerrion Ealy and defensive linemen Quashon Fuller and Jaquaze Sorrells.