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 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.
Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game in Tuscaloosa Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.
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.
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.
Rodney joined John Longshore and Barry McKnight on his weekly segment to discuss the latest on Alabama football. Here is that interview.
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.
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.
Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game in Starkville Tuesday night at 8 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at Vanderbilt Sunday night at 7:30 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
The following have signed in the late period to play football for the Tide:
Number signed this period = 3
Total number signed in both periods = 27
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.
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.