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Guard Brittany Davis shoots over an Ole Miss defender Thursday night.

Women’s basketball drops third straight to Ole Miss Rebels 

January 13, 2022

The Crimson Tide just can’t find their rhythm.  Alabama women’s basketball dropped its third straight game to the Ole Miss Rebels, 86-56, at the Sandy and John Black Pavilion in Oxford, Mississippi,...

Alabama falls to Georgia in 2022 National Championship

Alabama falls to Georgia in 2022 National Championship

January 11, 2022

It finally happened.  No. 1 Alabama lost to the No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana, in the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship, 33-18. This is...

Wide receivers Jameson Williams and JaCorey Brooks moments before kickoff at the SEC championship game on Dec. 4, 2021.

The rematch: Alabama football prepares to defend national title against Georgia Bulldogs

January 7, 2022

Then there were two.  Alabama football will face the Georgia Bulldogs in the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship game on Monday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is...

Alabama football tames the Bearcats, earns National Championship bid

Alabama football tames the Bearcats, earns National Championship bid

December 31, 2021

No one ever really wants Bama.  In front of 76,313 fans in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the Alabama football team defeated the Cincinnati Bearcats, 27-6, Friday afternoon in decisive fashion....

Alabama falls to the Lady Vols in SEC opener

Alabama falls to the Lady Vols in SEC opener

December 30, 2021

All good things must come to an end.  On Thursday night, after a three-week break, Alabama women’s basketball fell to the No. 7 Tennessee Lady Vols, 62-44. The Lady Vols snapped the Crimson Tide’s...

Sports Editor’s Mailbag: Women’s basketball conference play predictions, team’s identity and recruiting 

Sports Editor’s Mailbag: Women’s basketball conference play predictions, team’s identity and recruiting 

December 29, 2021

Alabama women’s basketball returns to action on Thursday against No. 7 Tennessee. Ahead of that matchup, Sports Editor Ashlee Woods answers your questions about all things women’s basketball. Have...

Alabama prepares for Cotton Bowl Classic against Cincinnati

Alabama prepares for Cotton Bowl Classic against Cincinnati

December 29, 2021

Three weeks after an empathic 41-24 win over the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC Championship, Alabama football will return to action in the Cotton Bowl Classic.  The No. 1 Crimson Tide will face the No....

Women’s basketball lands four-star guard Loyal McQueen 

Women’s basketball lands four-star guard Loyal McQueen 

December 18, 2021

The Alabama women’s basketball team announced Tuesday afternoon that sophomore guard Loyal McQueen will transfer to The University of Alabama.  McQueen was previously at Georgia Tech University....

Women’s basketball routs SHSU in 800th program win

Women’s basketball routs SHSU in 800th program win

December 13, 2021

In front of an energetic crowd of 1,700 fifth graders, Alabama defeated the Sam Houston State University Bearkats 84-50 on Monday. It was the Crimson Tide’s seventh straight win and the program’s 800th...

Bryce Young wins the Heisman

Bryce Young wins the Heisman

December 11, 2021

It was another first for Alabama football.  Bryce Young is the first quarterback in program history to win the Heisman Trophy and the fourth player to win under head coach Nick Saban.  He received...

Will Anderson Jr. wins the 2021 Nagurski Trophy

Will Anderson Jr. wins the 2021 Nagurski Trophy

December 6, 2021

Alabama linebacker Will Anderson Jr. was awarded the 2021 Bronko Nagurski Trophy.  The Football Writers Association of America and Charlotte Touchdown Club announced the honor at the Charlotte Convention...

Quarterback Bryce Young flicks a pass during Saturdays win over Georgia.

Football shocks Georgia, wins second straight SEC Championship

December 4, 2021

The underdogs taught the top dawgs how to behave.  The Alabama football team defeated the Georgia Bulldogs, 41-24, in the 2021 SEC championship game. Alabama improves to 12-1 on the season.  This...

Alabama and Georgia last faced off in the 2018 SEC Championship Game.

Alabama football prepares for clash with Georgia Bulldogs 

December 1, 2021

The matchup college football fans have been waiting for is here.  The No. 4 Alabama football team will head to Atlanta, Georgia, on Dec. 4 to take on the No. 1 Georgia Bulldogs in the 2021 SEC championship.  The...

Guard Megan Abrams celebrates after Alabamas fourth consecutive win on Nov. 30, 2021.

Women’s basketball defeats Memphis, wins fourth straight

November 30, 2021

Alabama women’s basketball showed up and showed out.  The Crimson Tide defeated the Memphis Tigers 71-44 Tuesday night. This is Alabama’s fourth straight win as the team improves to 6-2 overall.  Coming...

Alabama offensive lineman Chris Owens (79) celebrates with a group of Crimson Tide fans at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Nov. 27, 2021.

Alabama defeats Auburn in regular-season finale thriller 

November 28, 2021

Not every win is going to be pretty.  Despite a lackluster performance from the Alabama offense, the Crimson Tide narrowly defeated the Auburn Tigers 24-22 in four overtimes. This was the first...

Forward Khyla Wade-Warren celebrates with her teammates following a 16-point, performance on Nov. 28, 2021 against Bethune-Cookman.

Women’s basketball routs Lady Wildcats in all-around effort

November 28, 2021

Alabama women’s basketball started its week off with a win. The Crimson Tide defeated the Bethune-Cookman Lady Wildcats 89-45 on Nov. 28. Alabama is now 5-2 this season.  Similar to its win over...

Guard Megan Abrams attempts a layup during Wednesdays win over the Mercer Bears.

Women’s basketball wins tough battle against Mercer 

November 24, 2021

The women’s basketball team earned its third win of the season on Wednesday night over the Mercer Bears, 55-48. Alabama improves to 3-2 on the season.  First Quarter It was a more typical start for...

‘An icon of Alabama sports’: UA community remembers famed sports writer Cecil Hurt

‘An icon of Alabama sports’: UA community remembers famed sports writer Cecil Hurt

November 23, 2021

The Crimson Tide lost its pen.  Tuesday afternoon, longtime Tuscaloosa News sports editor and columnist Cecil Hurt died in Birmingham, Alabama, after a brief hospitalization with pneumonia. He was...

The Alabama defense huddles up during a 59-3 win over New Mexico State on Nov. 13, 2021.

Football returns to SEC action in Arkansas matchup 

November 19, 2021

Alabama football returns to conference action on Saturday. The Crimson Tide will host the Arkansas Razorbacks on Nov. 20 at Bryant-Denny Stadium.  The last time the Crimson Tide took the field, the...

Guard JaMya Mingo-Young fist pumps after a basket against the Southern Mississippi Lady Eagles on Nov. 17, 2021.

Women’s basketball bounces back against USM 

November 17, 2021

After falling to the Tulane Green Wave on Sunday, the Alabama women’s basketball team got back in the win column and defeated the Southern Mississippi Lady Eagles 86-54 Wednesday night. It wasn’t...

Alabama womens basketball players celebrate after a three-pointer by guard Hannah Barber to regain the lead late in the third quarter during Sundays game.

Alabama falls in a heartbreaker to Tulane

November 14, 2021
All good things must come to an end. Alabama women’s basketball fell to the Tulane Green Wave 69-66 Sunday afternoon. The Crimson Tide are now 1-1 on the year. 
 Wide receivers Jameson Williams and Traeshon Holden celebrate during the Crimson Tides win over NM State on Saturday.

A complete effort: Football routs New Mexico State Aggies Saturday afternoon

November 13, 2021

The Aggies did not get the best of the Crimson Tide on Saturday.  No. 3 Alabama football rolled over the New Mexico State Aggies, 59-3. Alabama maintains a perfect record at home.  During the week...

Malachi Moore and Jordan Battle strategize during the game against LSU on Saturday.

Preview | Alabama vs. New Mexico State

November 10, 2021
After a nail-biting 20-14 victory over the LSU Tigers, Alabama football will host the New Mexico State Aggies on Saturday, Nov. 13.
Guard Brittany Davis goes for two against Charleston Southern on Tuesday.

Women’s basketball routs Charleston Southern in season opener

November 9, 2021

It was not smooth sailing for the Buccaneers on Tuesday night. Alabama women’s basketball defeated Charleston Southern 109-32 in the season opener.  This was the first time the women’s team has...

Offense overcomes struggles, defense shines in win over LSU

Offense overcomes struggles, defense shines in win over LSU

November 7, 2021
Alabama became kings of the Tigers Saturday night. 
Football’s John Metchie III signs brand deal with local restaurant

Football’s John Metchie III signs brand deal with local restaurant

November 7, 2021
Alabama student-athletes have taken advantage of the brand-new name, image and likeness act in college athletics. 
JaMya Mingo-Young goes for a jumper against two UAH defenders in Thursdays exhibition.

Women’s basketball wins exhibition matchup against Alabama-Huntsville

November 4, 2021

The Alabama women’s basketball team returned to Coleman Coliseum on Thursday for a midweek exhibition matchup with the Alabama-Huntsville Chargers.  Fueled by effective shooting, bench play and defense,...

Alabama football faces LSU for primetime matchup

Alabama football faces LSU for primetime matchup

November 3, 2021
After a bye last Saturday, the Crimson Tide returns to action on Nov. 6. Alabama football will host the LSU Tigers at Bryant-Denny Stadium in the second of four straight home games for the Crimson Tide. 
Alabama teammates share a moment of stillness together before the Crimson Tide take on Mississippi State at Davis Wade Stadium on Oct. 16, 2021.

Analysis | Alabama football’s playoff chances

October 31, 2021

With just four games left in the regular season, it’s now time to think about where Alabama football will stand in the College Football Playoff.  ”We still can accomplish everything we want to...

The 2021-22 Alabama water polo team completed its second undefeated season.

Water polo makes waves in fifth season

October 26, 2021

When most people think about Alabama sports, the first thing that comes to mind is football. Not many think about water polo.  The Alabama water polo team is looking to change that.  The current...

Alabama sends the Vols packing in homecoming matchup

Alabama sends the Vols packing in homecoming matchup

October 23, 2021

Alabama navigated the rocky road and came out on top on Saturday. No. 4 Alabama football defeated the Tennessee Volunteers, 52-24, at Bryant-Denny Stadium.  The fourth Saturday in October matchup had...

Alabama prepares for homecoming game against Tennessee

Alabama prepares for homecoming game against Tennessee

October 22, 2021

If there’s a team that can bounce back from a loss, it’s Alabama.  Alabama traveled to Starkville, Mississippi, and defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs 49-9 on Oct. 16. Now, the team hopes...

Wilbur Jackson was the first football player to receive a football scholarship. He played from 1971 to 1973.

Planting a Seed: Black athletes who paved the way

October 20, 2021
In recent years, some of the top athletes from Alabama athletic programs have been Black students.
Alabamas Josh Jobe and Mississippi States Makai Polk face each other in Davis Wade Stadium on Oct. 16, 2021.

Bama teaches Bulldogs to behave in bounce-back win

October 16, 2021

After a crushing defeat at the hands of the Texas A&M Aggies, Alabama football defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs 49-9 on Saturday. The goal for this week’s game was simple: get back on track....

Alabama quarterback Bryce Young surveys the field at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 2, 2021.

Alabama looks to bounce back against MS State

October 13, 2021
Few expected the Texas A&M Aggies to defeat the Crimson Tide on Oct. 9. Now, it’s about how the team responds. 
Head coach Nick Saban walks across Kyle Field after a 41-38 loss to Texas A&M.

Alabama ends 100-game win streak in College Station

October 10, 2021

The Crimson Tide fell for the trap. Inside an electric Kyle Field, Alabama football was defeated by the Texas A&M Aggies, 41-38. The Crimson Tide falls to 5-1 overall and 2-1 in conference play.  Before...

Alabama football travels to Texas for matchup with the Aggies

Alabama football travels to Texas for matchup with the Aggies

October 6, 2021
Alabama football starts its two-game road stretch with a matchup against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on Saturday.
Bama tames the Rebels in SEC clash

Bama tames the Rebels in SEC clash

October 3, 2021

There was no rebellion at Bryant-Denny Stadium.  The Alabama football team defeated Ole Miss 42-21 Saturday afternoon. It’s not easy playing a conference opponent, especially an opponent as talented...

The unshakeable calm Of Bryce Young 

The unshakeable calm Of Bryce Young 

October 1, 2021

It’s not easy to take the reins of a team that’s defending its national title, but Alabama quarterback Bryce Young makes it look easy.  The sophomore from Pasadena, California, has wowed fans and...

Alabama football hosts Ole Miss for conference clash

Alabama football hosts Ole Miss for conference clash

September 29, 2021
Alabama football will face the Ole Miss Rebels on Oct. 2 in Bryant-Denny Stadium.
Alabama routs Golden Eagles for historic 100th win against unranked opponents

Alabama routs Golden Eagles for historic 100th win against unranked opponents

September 26, 2021

Not all eagles can soar, and the Golden Eagles certainly did not on Saturday night.  Alabama football rolled over Southern Mississippi, 63-14. This is Alabama’s 100th consecutive win over an unranked...

Alabama football returns home for prime-time matchup against Southern Miss

Alabama football returns home for prime-time matchup against Southern Miss

September 23, 2021

Alabama football will return to Bryant-Denny Stadium for the first night game of the season. The Crimson Tide will host the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles on Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m.  Some...

Alabama escapes the Gators’ jaws in Gainesville

Alabama escapes the Gators’ jaws in Gainesville

September 18, 2021

It’s not easy to wrangle gators, but someone had to do it. Alabama football defeated the No. 11 Florida Gators, 31-29, at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Saturday.  Slightly Off Balance Despite some...

Alabama football travels to Gainesville for SEC Championship rematch

Alabama football travels to Gainesville for SEC Championship rematch

September 15, 2021
The Alabama football team will travel to Gainesville on Sept. 18 to play against the Florida Gators in a rematch of the 2020 SEC Championship game.
SEC Schedule. Alabama Womens Basketball 2021-22

Alabama women’s basketball announces conference schedule

September 12, 2021
The Alabama women’s basketball team announced its 2021-2022 conference schedule on Sept. 8.
Defense shines in home opener rout

Defense shines in home opener rout

September 11, 2021

Bad news for the Bears.  In front of an energetic home crowd in Bryant-Denny on Saturday, Alabama football defeated the Mercer Bears, 48-14. The Crimson Tide shined behind a spirited effort from the...

Student Media Poll. SMP Top 25.

From the Newsroom: The College Student Media Poll

September 8, 2021
Every season, journalists and coaches around the country gather to vote on who’s at the top of college football.
Football returns to Bryant-Denny for home opener

Football returns to Bryant-Denny for home opener

September 8, 2021
After a successful season opener in Atlanta, No. 1 Alabama will face the Mercer Bears for the first time since 2017. 
Tide rolls over the Canes in season opener

Tide rolls over the ‘Canes in season opener

September 4, 2021

New season, same dominance. On a sunny Saturday in Atlanta, Alabama and Miami renewed their old, storied rivalry after 28 years. Despite not playing against each other for a long period, some things...

Alabama womens basketball releases non-conference schedule

Alabama women’s basketball releases non-conference schedule

September 3, 2021

The Alabama women’s basketball team released its non-conference schedule, and the slate of games includes 10 home games, two away games and one neutral-site game against Duke.  Alabama head coach...

‘I did it for Luke’: Mother of late UA student urges others to get vaccinated

‘I did it for Luke’: Mother of late UA student urges others to get vaccinated

September 1, 2021
Luke Ratliff, a UA senior, superfan and beloved member of the campus community, died from COVID-19-related pneumonia on April 2, 2021. He was 23 years old. 
Chick-fil-a Kickoff Game.

Preview | Football Makes Its Long-Awaited Return

September 1, 2021
The long-awaited return of Alabama football will end on Saturday, Sept. 4.
Alabama linebacker suspended indefinitely for DUI 

Alabama linebacker suspended indefinitely for DUI 

August 30, 2021

Alabama sophomore linebacker Quandarrius Robinson was arrested and charged with driving under the influence on Sunday, Aug. 29. Head Coach Nick Saban announced Monday afternoon that Robinson is suspended...

COVID - 19 Update. The Crimson White.

UA Athletics reports 90% vaccination rate

August 25, 2021
UA Athletic Director Greg Byrne announced on Aug. 23 that more than 90% of student-athletes, coaches and staff throughout the program have received the COVID-19 vaccine. 
Alabama hockey fights to stay on the ice

Alabama hockey fights to stay on the ice

August 22, 2021
As hockey has grown in popularity, so have the costs required to play high-level hockey — especially in the South, where players have to fight for every inch of ice. 
The Alabama womens wheelchair basketball team celebrates winning the NWBA Collegiate Wheelchair National Championship for the 2020-2021 season.

Alabama Adapted Athletics represents in Tokyo

August 18, 2021

Alabama Adapted Athletics announced on Saturday that 18 current and former student-athletes will participate in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games between Aug. 24 and Sept. 5.  Six current and 12 former...

Alabama game days are back

Alabama game days are back

August 18, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way sports fans around the world watched their favorite teams and athletes play. That included game days at Alabama.  Last season, the typical hot, early September...

NCAA releases COVID guidelines for fall sports

NCAA releases COVID guidelines for fall sports

August 4, 2021
The NCAA released its COVID-19 guidelines on Wednesday for the fall season. The guidelines apply to Tier 1 individuals, which includes student-athletes, coaches, athletic trainers and others with the highest exposure.
Recap | Women’s basketball falls in regular season finale 

Recap | Women’s basketball falls in regular season finale 

March 2, 2021
It was raining three pointers in Fayetteville Sunday afternoon. Just not for Alabama. 
Recap | Women’s basketball stumbles against no. 3 Texas A&M 

Recap | Women’s basketball stumbles against no. 3 Texas A&M 

March 2, 2021
The Aggies effectively snapped the Crimson Tide’s three-game winning streak – a loss characterized by long scoring runs and lackluster defense around the perimeter. 
Pregame Presser | Aggies, Tar Heels and Trojans, oh my!

Pregame Presser | Aggies, Tar Heels and Trojans, oh my!

February 24, 2021

Whether you want golf, basketball, softball or gymnastics, this weekend promises close games and Alabama victories. Listen to the sports staff break down the upcoming invitationals, matches and classics...

WBB Analysis | Shooters Shoot: Offense propels Tide to third straight win

WBB Analysis | Shooters Shoot: Offense propels Tide to third straight win

February 21, 2021

Sunday afternoon was an offensive clinic led by the Alabama women’s basketball team. Alabama shot their way to a third straight win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs, with spreading the ball and sharp...

CW / Davida Franklin

WBB Recap | Slip and Shake Back: Tide splits weekend slate

February 17, 2021
Even with a tough start, Alabama women's basketball ended last weekend on a high. The team thrashed the Tigers in Auburn Arena Sunday in a performance that could leave fans feeling optimistic about the team's March potential.
Pregame Presser | Softball, we missed you

Pregame Presser | Softball, we missed you

February 11, 2021

Looking for something to watch this weekend? Then obviously you haven't been paying attention to the Alabama athletics schedule. Listen to the podcast below or via Apple Podcasts. 9: Softball, we missed...

CW / Carson Redwine

Opinion | Now what? Student athletes’ calls to action go largely unanswered

February 11, 2021
It wasn't so long ago that student athletes masked up and marched for Black lives. In the aftermath, the University and the Southeastern Conference said they were ready to make changes. But the follow-up has been basically unknowable.
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WBB Analysis | What we learned from the Tide’s Sunday loss

January 31, 2021
Alabama women's basketball lost to South Carolina on the road Sunday. A halftime stumble led to a tough 87-63 loss, but seniors Jordan Lewis and Jasmine Walker were still in good form.
The Pregame Presser takes a look ahead for spring sports

‘The Pregame Presser’ takes a look ahead for spring sports

January 27, 2021
On today's docket: Nate Oats' three-point shooting balancing act, consistency in Alabama gymnastics and how Kristy Curry's squad can succeed against Kentucky.
Recap | How women’s basketball rolled over the Auburn Tigers 

Recap | How women’s basketball rolled over the Auburn Tigers 

January 24, 2021
A week removed from their devastating loss to the Tennessee Lady Volunteers, Alabama women’s basketball bounced back against the Auburn Lady Tigers.
It’s time for you to tune into women’s basketball

It’s time for you to tune into women’s basketball

January 20, 2021
Kristy Curry's scrappy squad has made it clear that they won't go down without a fight. With a winning record to their names and promising slate of games ahead, Alabama women's basketball players are ready to live up to their potential.
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Recap | How women’s basketball fared in its two weekend SEC showdowns

January 19, 2021

It was a weekend full of ups and downs for the Alabama women’s basketball team. The women mounted an 11-point comeback against #14 Mississippi State before running into a tough #23 Tennessee team coming...

From stiff-arms to onside kicks, here are our top 5 playoff moments

From stiff-arms to onside kicks, here are our top 5 playoff moments

January 12, 2021

Alabama has been in the College Football Playoffs almost every year since its inception, and, needless to say, the Tide has had some exciting plays. Here are our top-five faves. #5: Run Bo, Run: Bo...

Its been two years since the Tide made it to a national championship, where they suffered a gut-wrenching loss to Clemson 44-16. Will Alabama restore its winning standard in 2021?

One More Step: What it will take to clinch a title win against Ohio State

January 10, 2021

The Crimson Tide has one more hurdle to clear before returning to their title-winning ways: the National Championship game against the Ohio State Buckeyes.  Restoring the Alabama Standard  Most schools...

See ya later Florida Gators: Tide rolls on in SEC title thriller

See ya later Florida Gators: Tide rolls on in SEC title thriller

December 20, 2020

Saturday night, Alabama escaped the chomping jaws of the Florida Gators to win their ninth SEC conference title under head coach Nick Saban. Fighting until the very last second, the Crimson Tide set...

Undefeated and Undeterred: Women’s basketball off to a fast start 

Undefeated and Undeterred: Women’s basketball off to a fast start 

December 16, 2020

The Crimson Tide is currently 5-0 on the season, with its latest win against Mercer scoring 78-61. This is the team’s first undefeated start to the season since 2016.  So, what’s Alabama doing...

Opinion | Student athletes marched, but has anything actually changed?

Opinion | Student athletes marched, but has anything actually changed?

December 3, 2020
In August, UA athletes joined the millions who marched in protest of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor's deaths, capturing national media attention. But if nothing much has changed since then, what exactly were they marching for?
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Women’s basketball opens season in style against Samford

November 25, 2020

Alabama women’s basketball (1-0) turned heads in a 83-68 victory against Samford (0-1) Wednesday.  An Uncommon Matchup  This was only the tenth time these two teams have faced each other. Currently,...

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Preview | Women’s basketball will face these fearsome foes in the coming weeks

November 14, 2020
We need to talk about the new women's basketball schedule. The season will tip off for the team in Coleman Coliseum, where Kristy Curry's squad will take on Samford on the eve of Thanksgiving.
CW / Hannah Saad

Alabama vs. LSU game postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak

November 10, 2020

Alabama football fans will have to wait a little longer to see the Crimson Tide take the field again. This Saturday’s matchup against the LSU Tigers has been postponed due to a COVID-19 outbreak at LSU.  According...

‘Y’all just woke up a monster’: Heres what we learned from Alabama vs. Mississippi State

‘Y’all just woke up a monster’: Here’s what we learned from Alabama vs. Mississippi State

October 31, 2020

Crimson Tide defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs in a sweeping 41-0 win Saturday night, keeping their undefeated record unblemished. Here’s what you need to know.  Alabama’s defense was finally...

Emboldened: How the Tide will roll on without Waddle

Emboldened: How the Tide will roll on without Waddle

October 29, 2020
Slade Bolden made it clear that he could hold up under pressure in Knoxville. The redshirt sophomore was willing and able to step in for the injured Jaylen Waddle, and Nick Saban is confident he can keep it up. “He doesn’t need to be anybody but himself,” coach Saban said.
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The Third Saturday: Ranking Saban-era Alabama victories over the Vols

October 24, 2020

Alabama vs. Tennessee is one of college football’s most storied rivalries. But since head coach Nick Saban was hired in 2007, the Crimson Tide has dominated, winning the last 13 games.  Which of these...

Analysis | Alabama football is starting to click on all sides

Analysis | Alabama football is starting to click on all sides

October 21, 2020

For Alabama football, it’s smooth sailing from now on. With the Crimson Tide’s latest win, there’s not much competition left in the path of yet another SEC Championship game.  Alabama has now...

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Curry seeks to mend last season’s mistakes

October 18, 2020

For Alabama women’s basketball, last season included some missed opportunities, including reaching the NCAA Tournament. But the team also enjoyed some great moments, like beating the Mississippi State...

Preview: Alabama seeks to improve play in A&M matchup

Preview: Alabama seeks to improve play in A&M matchup

October 3, 2020
Alabama will face off against Texas A&M for the Crimson Tide’s first home game of the season. Alabama took this week to focus on improving their play in the second half and preparing for the athleticism of Kellen Mond as they turned their attention to this Saturday’s game. 
Ranked: These are the positions to watch during Alabama vs. Missouri

Ranked: These are the positions to watch during Alabama vs. Missouri

September 26, 2020

Saturday marks the return of Alabama football. With new faces expected to play at the Star and Jack linebacker positions, fans should watch for these five intriguing positions against Missouri.  To...

Recap | Alabama football looks to return to championship contention

Recap | Alabama football looks to return to championship contention

September 23, 2020

With the Alabama football team’s preseason practices and scrimmages fully completed, fans and players alike are excited for the Crimson Tide to take the field Saturday. But as fans look forward to the...

Who wants Bama? Here are the Tide’s top 10 baseball rivalries

Who wants Bama? Here are the Tide’s top 10 baseball rivalries

September 13, 2020

The Alabama baseball team has had its fair share of intense rivalries. But which of them rank among the top? Here’s a list of the top 10 Alabama Baseball rivalries of all-time. #10: Alabama vs. the...

Sarah Patterson made an eternal impact on women’s sports

Sarah Patterson made an eternal impact on women’s sports

August 30, 2020

In 1972, the Title IX amendment gave equality to men’s and women’s sports, spawning the creation of the Alabama gymnastics team in 1974. The consistent national championship-contending teams we see...

Volleyball looks to improve under Devine

Volleyball looks to improve under Devine

August 20, 2020

UA Volleyball Coach Lindsey Devine has made it very clear that she wants to impart a new mentality onto the team. Starting back in 2019, Devine was gearing up for a successful 2020 season. She wanted to...

Freshman outfielder Owen Diodati hits a homerun.

Analysis: Here are the Crimson Tide’s top 10 baseball moments

July 8, 2020

The Alabama Crimson Tide Baseball program has seen its fair share of high points. From walk-off victories to total domination of opponents, the team is no stranger to cheering fans. What moments reign...

CW / Hannah Saad

Analysis: Alabama football 2021 recruiting class off to solid start

June 18, 2020

Alabama football is known for pulling in top recruits from all over the country. The 2021 recruiting class is no different. With seven hard commits, Alabama has attracted some very athletic and quick players....

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