Grand Slam’s Tornado Relief Baseball Tournament raises thousands for Fultondale

On Saturday, Grand Slam North Alabama held it’s Fultondale Tornado Relief Fundraiser tournament in Hayden and Alabaster to help raise money for Fultondale tornado victims in need.

  Fight breaks out at Anniston vs. Vigor basketball game

  Anniston Lady Bulldogs headed back to 4A State Championship

  Coach Keith Etheredge leaving Oxford for Auburn High

  Oak Mountain beats Hoover to advance to Final Four

  Hoover girls dominate Austin 61-25 to win NW Region Title

  JSU back in FCS Top 25 Poll as Gamecocks prep for home opener

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  Spain Park holds on to beat Huntsville 51-50

  WATCH: Hewitt-Trussville girls’ basketball beats Vestavia on last second shot

Court documents outline new allegations against Rush Propst

  Huffman basketball dedicates season to wrestling coach who died of COVID

  Mountain Brook headed to fifth straight Final Four

Tiger Woods seriously injured in rollover accident

  Chelsea basketball headed to 6A Final Four for first time

The Chelsea girls basketball team is headed to the 6A Final Four for the first time in school history.

  Samford football ready to kickoff Spring season Saturday

It’s been 455 days since Samford last played a game and head coach Chris Hatcher says he doesn’t know what to expect in this unusual season.

Alabama head basketball coach Nate Oats receives contract extension, raise

University of Alabama head basketball coach Nate Oats has agreed to a contract extension and raise.

Jacksonville State’s season opener postponed due to weather

Jacksonville State’s spring football opener at Tennessee State on Sunday is one of two games on this week’s schedule that have been postponed by the Ohio Valley Conference office.

Alabama hires new cornerbacks coach

Jalen Hurts poised for starting QB after Eagles trade Wentz

Alabama and Auburn Men’s Basketball games postponed

  Magic City Classic tickets go on sale next week

It’s official: Malzahn lands head coaching job at UCF

  Vestavia Hills knocks off 3-time defending state champs, Thompson, for 7A wrestling title

  Thompson Wrestling looking to make another splash in Class 7A

From a running start to the cold water, Thompson’s tradition of jumping into the fountain at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville all began in 2011.

  Youth baseball tournament created to help Fultondale tornado victims

After the tornado hit Fultondale, Grand Slam Alabama created a Fultondale Tornado Relief tournament as a way to give back to the community.

Unbelievable basketball score: Parker beats Carver, 6-4

When you see a score of 6-4, you may think of a baseball game, but that’s not the case this time.

  Former University of Alabama football player is a Crazy Cazboy’s entrepreneur

Former University of Alabama football player John Cassimus is a true risk taker in the business world. As an entrepreneur he helped develop the concept behind Crazy Cazboy's, a liquidation business, that is gaining in popularity. Cassimus talks about how his football days prepared him for business

  UAB basketball gaining national attention

UAB basketball is off to it’s best start in 11 years under first year head coach Andy Kennedy.

  Alabama fan buys ‘rebound’ billboard to motivate Tide basketball team

When Mike Wendel watched Alabama lose to Missouri a few days ago, he bought four billboards in Tuscaloosa, off University Boulevard, to help remind the team to “rebound.”

Former Alabama head football coach to lead Opp football program

Former Alabama head coach Mike DuBose agreed to become the Bobcats’ next head coach, Opp City Schools announced on Facebook. He was with the team for the past two seasons as an assistant.

  Fultondale baseball to open 2021 season at Barons’ Regions Field

After a tornado destroyed Fultondale's baseball field, the Birmingham Barons have offered up Regions Field and the Wildcats will now open the 2021 season at the minor league park.

  Jasper football remembers teammate who died in car wreck

The Jasper football team is mourning the loss of one of their own. Vikings fullback and tight end, Lucas Higginbotham, died Sunday morning in a single-vehicle car accident.

  Vaccinated herd immunity explained through football

The goal is to blitz the virus, and block it from scoring as often as possible.

Vestavia’s Ethan Strand highlights Day 2 of AHSAA Indoor Track Championships

Vestavia Hills senior Ethan Strand set a new state record and broke his own Birmingham Crossplex record in the 7A boys 800m run Saturday afternoon with a time of 1:51.07.

  Kerry Jenkins reflects back on winning 2003 Super Bowl with Tampa Bay Bucs

Each year leading up to the Super Bowl, Kerry Jenkins remembers exactly how he felt right before kickoff.

Person of interest identified in school coach’s fatal shooting outside Selma restaurant

The head basketball coach of Dallas County High School was shot and killed Thursday night during what police say was a robbery.

  Scholarship created in memory of legendary Wenonah Coach Emanuel Bell

The Birmingham Athletic Partnership has created the Coach Emanuel “Tubb” Bell Scholarship that will be awarded to a senior basketball player within Birmingham City Schools.

Winfield City wins 1A-3A State Indoor Track Championship

Winfield High School won the Class 1A/3A boys’ state title Friday as the 51st AHSAA Indoor Track and Field Championships got underway at the Birmingham CrossPlex Friday.

  Parker sprinter Jekovan Rhetta breaks Crossplex, state record in 60m dash

Parker senior Jekovan Rhetta broke the boys 60m dash crossplex and state record Friday afternoon at the Class4A/5A AHSAA State Indoor Track Championships.

  Fultondale basketball to play remainder of home games at Gardendale HS

The Fultondale boys and girls basketball teams will play their remaining home games at Gardendale High School.

  Birmingham-Southern to kickoff spring season on Saturday

Birmingham-Southern is less than 48 hours away from kicking off it’s first-ever spring football season.

‘I’m really blessed to do this’: Jalen Hurts helps 7-year-old cancer hero and family

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and former Alabama star quarterback Jalen Hurts said he is blessed to be able to help a cancer hero and his family with new housing.

‘Helping others is a tenet of my faith’: Tua announces Tua Foundation

The Tua Foundation will primarily focus on charitable endeavors in South Florida, Alabama and Hawai`i.

  National Signing Day across the area

Dozens of student-athletes are taking their talents to the next level. On National Signing Day Wednesday, nearly 100 student-athletes, from all sports, signed their national letter of intent to play in college across the Birmingham area.

  Oxford’s Roc Taylor commits to Memphis after Tennessee drops him 24 hours before NSD

Oxford wide receiver Roc Taylor committed to Memphis Wednesday morning, less than 24 hours after the Tennessee Volunteers dropped their offer to the 6-foot-2, 212-pound athlete.

  Fultondale Baseball: ‘Home is where the heart is’

Fultondale's baseball field was severely damaged in last weeks tornado, but the Wildcats have found a new home for the 2021 season.

  SWAC commissioner explains no band travel and spring football schedule

We spoke to the SWAC commissioner today who says some sacrifices were necessary to make the season work.

  Hoover football helps tornado victims in Fultondale

Nearly 40 Hoover football players, wrestlers, and track athletes spent Saturday helping tornado victims in Fultondale.

SWAC announces band policy for Spring 2021 football season, no bands for the Classic

Games designated as classics along with games identified as neutral site contests will be played with no bands in attendance from either team.

  Fultondale’s new football coach focused on students, not football as community recovers from tornado

Kendric Cook has been on campus for less than 24 hours, and after seeing how the Fultondale community has come together since Monday night, he knows Fultondale High School is going to be a special place.

  Fultondale boys basketball team helps with tornado cleanup

After the EF-3 tornado hit Monday night, Fultondale’s varsity boys basketball team immediately texted their Coach Nigel Ramsey asking how they can help.

Shelby, Tuberville introduce measure to honor Hank Aaron

Alabama’s U.S. Senators Richard Shelby and Tommy Tuberville, along with Senators Raphael Warnock Jon Ossoff of Georgia, introduced a resolution Thursday to honor the life and legacy of baseball legend Hank Aaron, who recently died at age 86.

Buses taking players to Senior Bowl practice involved in minor accident

One of the buses rear ended the other bus as they were taking players to practice.

UAB Football releases 2021 Schedule

The schedule includes UAB’s opener at the new Protective Life Stadium. The new home for Blazer football.

Auburn, Alabama 2021 football schedules announced

The season will start on Sept. 4.

Schedule change: SEC Football Media Days coming back to Hoover in 2021

The Southeastern Conference announced Tuesday they were adjusting the site for the 2021 SEC Football Media Days from Nashville to Hoover.

Alabama football adds another former NFL coach

Doug Marrone is the new offensive line coach for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

  75 girls compete in first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling State Championships

75 girls competed in 11 different weight classes for the chance to win a state championship in the first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling State Championship tournament.

  Remembering baseball icon Hank Aaron

Hammerin’ Hank is what baseball fans everywhere called Hank Aaron because of his sweet swing, a swing that forever changed the game of baseball.

Bill O’Brien named Alabama offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach

O’Brien spent six-plus years as the head coach of the NFL’s Houston Texans.

  Bryan Harsin completes staff at Auburn

Bryan Harsin’s coaching staff is complete, and now he says it’s time to focus on recruiting and establishing the culture he wants to create.

  AHSAA makes adjustments to Winter Sport Championships

They approved Winter Sports Championship health and safety modifications due to COVID-19 restrictions.

  Samford football ‘excited’ about playing a spring season

The Samford Bulldogs will hit the practice field Monday to begin preparation for their season opener on Feb. 20 at East Tennessee State.

  Nearly 100 female wrestlers to compete in first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling Championships

On Saturday, nearly 100 high school female wrestlers across the state of Alabama will compete in the first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling State Championships at Hoover High School.

Alabama hoops remain undefeated in SEC play after 105-75 win over LSU

Alabama has now secured its grip on first place in the SEC standings by improving to 7-0 in league play and 12-3 overall after beating LSU Tuesday night.

  Workouts begins as JSU Gamecocks prep for spring football season

JSU is less than four weeks away from kickoff of it’s first-ever spring football season.

Mac Jones wins the Manning Award

Jones is the first Crimson Tide signal-caller to earn the award after leading the Crimson Tide to a perfect 13-0 record and its 18th national championship in program history.

  WATCH: Brees spends time after season-ending loss with family, Brady on field

Drew Brees spent time after the season-ending loss with his family and his greatest rival.

Jeremy Pruitt fired as Tennessee head football coach, acting head coach named

Hired as the 26th head football coach at UT on December 7th of 2017, Jeremy Pruitt has been relieved of his duties as top Vol.

  JSU & Samford prepping for spring football season

With practice a little over a week away and gameday five weeks away, both JSU and Samford said they’ve learned a lot from watching the Power 5 play this fall, and they’re ready to begin the season, during a season, they never thought they’d ever play in.

  Mac Jones, Jaylen Waddle included in 5 Alabama players to declare for NFL Draft

Five Alabama players declared for the NFL Draft Thursday afternoon.

Auburn earns first SEC victory of season with win at Georgia

The Auburn Tigers started fast and finished strong to beat the Georgia Bulldogs 95-77 on Wednesday night at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens to claim their first SEC win of the season.

Nick Saban wins 2020 Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

Alabama head football coach Nick Saban was given the Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award Wednesday night.

  Sean Calhoun named new football coach at Vestavia Hills High School

Vestavia Hills made it official Wednesday afternoon naming Sean Calhoun the new head football coach of the varsity boys football team.

  Alabama men’s hoops undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65

Alabama is now undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65 Tuesday night in Lexington, Kentucky.

Friends, family mourn Huffman HS coach who died after contracting COVID

In a news release on the AHSAA website, leaders said Johnson died Sunday, January 10, just five days after his 43rd birthday after contracting COVID.

  14 arrested as National Championship celebration draws massive crowd to The Strip

The crowd meant big business for bars in the area but it also causes concerns over coronavirus with positive cases rising in Alabama.

Mac Jones on Alabama’s 2020 season: ‘I think we’re the best team to ever play.’

Alabama’s 52 points against Ohio State Monday night is the most points scored in a College Football Playoff National Championship game.

Nick Saban wins 7th national championship, surpasses Paul Bear Bryant for most national titles

Nick Saban won his seventh national championship Monday night after Alabama dominated Ohio State 52-24 in the College Football Playoff National Championship game in Miami.

  Alabama defeats Ohio State 52-24 in CFP National Championship Game

The Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 52-24 in the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship Game Monday night at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.