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Bulldogs win SWAC Championship 40-33

JSU playing with confidence ahead of FCS Quarterfinal matchup vs. Delaware

Schedule announced for 2021 SEC Media Days event

Former Bama QB Mac Jones, others gear up for NFL Draft

New law lays groundwork for college athletes to get paid for name, likeness and image

  Memorial gift fund set up in remembrance of Alabama super fan Luke Ratliff, aka Fluffopotamus

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Auburn plans for in-person fall semester

  JSU ready for FCS Playoffs : ‘If we play well, we have a shot’

  Alabama wraps up spring practice with A-Day Game, steak and beans

  JSU earns No. 4 Seed in FCS Playoffs, will host Davidson College on Saturday

Alabama celebrates 2020 National Championship team after

Alabama State falls to Alabama A&M in 79th Magic City Classic

Team Auburn defeats Team Tigers in 1st A-Day game of Harsin era

Team Auburn defeated Team Tigers 17-3.

Shaun Alexander presents Freshman of the Year Award to Will Anderson

The Football Writers Association of America announced the award in January.

  A Bryant-Denny painting worth 1,000 words

Daniel Duffy is from Pennsylvania and has no ties to Alabama, but after watching the Crimson Tide win their 18th National Title in January, he decided to create a picture literally worth a 1,000 words.

Auburn A-Day game will be at 40% capacity Saturday

The Auburn Tigers will hit the field at Jordan-Hare Stadium Saturday for the annual A-Day game.

Alabama’s National Championship team to be honored after A-Day game

  JSU beats Murray State to win OVC Championship

UAB football says goodbye to Legion Field as Blazers play final game

OVC Championship on the line as JSU heads to Murray State

  UAB holds Pro Day in front of all 32 NFL Teams

  UAB to play final game at Legion Field with Spring Game on Saturday

  It’s not real, but it’s close. 7-ton elephant statue is new addition at Bryant-Denny Stadium

Tuska was sculpted by English artist Terry Matthews and has been at the NorthRiver Yacht Club since September 2000.

National championship rings among Pat Dye items up for auction

Football fanatics take note. Multiple pieces of memorabilia once owned by legendary football player and coach Pat Dye are going on the auction block.

  Samford Women’s Volleyball team headed to NCAA tournament

The Bulldogs will open up the field of 48 team tourney on April 14 against Wright state.

  Alabama eliminated in NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

Alabama’s historic run on the court has come to an end Wednesday afternoon after No. 2 Maryland beat the No. 7 Crimson Tide 100-64 in the second round of the NCAA Women’s Tournament in San Antonio, Texas.

University of Alabama A-Day spring game set for April

The game will kick off at 12 p.m. Central on Saturday, April 17, and will be televised on ESPN.

  ‘Joy of our team’ : Coach’s son with autism inspires Alabama basketball team

He may not be on the official roster, but 9-year-old Kingston Pettway is the sixth man on the court who’s showing the Crimson Tide what winning is all about.

  Auburn football opens practice to fans for first time since 2008

The Bryan Harsin era has officially begun on the Plains and Auburn fans are getting an up-close look at the team.

Samford football falls to VMI 38-37 in OT

Samford senior quarterback Liam Welch passed for a school-record 570 yards, but it was not enough as the Bulldog football team dropped a 38-37 decision to 19th-ranked VMI Saturday afternoon at Seibert Stadium.

  Alabama survives, beats Iona 68-55 to advance in NCAA Tourney

Alabama’s win streak increased to seven Saturday afternoon after beating No. 15 seed Iona 68-55 in the first round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament in Indianapolis.

  ‘It needs to be better’ Alabama Women’s Basketball reacts to viral weight room photos at NCAA Tournament

As the Alabama Crimson Tide women’s basketball team gears up for the NCAA Women’s Tournament in San Antonio, Texas, they’re speaking out about an issue that’s gone viral on social media.

  Baltimore Ravens CB Marlon Humphrey spends offseason coaching track at Hoover

When it comes to the NFL offseason, many players spend their time traveling and working out, but for Baltimore Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey, he has another job.

  Anthony Schwartz shows off speed at Auburn Pro Day

Anthony Schwartz let his speed do the talking Thursday afternoon at Auburn’s Pro Day.

Alabama players on living in NCAA Bubble

Alabama believes the NCAA’s bubble is worth it if it means they actually get to play in the NCAA Tournament, because the last time March Madness happened was nearly 700 days ago.

  UAB football begins spring practice

UAB is exactly 200 days away from playing in the new home, Protective Stadium, and that’s exactly what’s motivating this Blazer team on the first day of spring practice.

Alabama basketball cleared to begin practice in Indianapolis

The Alabama Crimson Tide men’s basketball team has been cleared to begin practice and have team meetings in Indianapolis.

Alabama Women’s Basketball team going dancing

The team celebrated the announcement Monday night.

  Alabama Crimson Tide earns 2 seed in NCAA Tournament

Alabama wins defeats LSU 80 to 79!

  Alabama Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team wins NWBA National Championship

The Alabama women’s wheelchair basketball team defeated UT-Arlington 67-53 to sweep the Broncos two games to zero to win the NWBA Collegiate Wheelchair Basketball National Championship.

Samford football takes down #20 Wofford 37-31

The Samford football team picked up a key Southern Conference victory by earning a 37-31 win over the 20th-ranked Wofford Terriers Saturday afternoon at Seibert Stadium.

  Alabama escapes with 73-68 win over Tennessee to advance in SEC Tournament

The No. 6/5 Alabama men’s basketball team came back from a 15-point second half deficit and pulled out a narrow 73-68 win over No. 4 seed Tennessee in the 2021 SEC Tournament semifinal inside Bridgestone Arena Saturday.

  UAB falls short in 64-60 loss to Western Kentucky in CUSA Tournament

The UAB men’s basketball team’s quest for the league title came to an end on Saturday afternoon following a 64-60 setback to WKU in the semifinal round of the 2021 Conference USA Championship.

  Alabama beats Mississippi State, advances in SEC Tournament

Top-seeded Alabama advances in the SEC Basketball Tournament after beating Mississippi State 85-48 in the quarterfinals Friday afternoon in Nashville.

One year later: SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey reflects on pandemic shutdown

Greg Sankey said they were about to stop everything when he took notes about plans and what needed to be done.

  From the gridiron to the diamond, UAB’s Thomas Johnston makes impact on baseball team

From making hits on the football field to making hits on the baseball field, UAB’s Thomas Johnston is making a name for himself in two sports.

  History made! Montevallo Falcons make DII NCAA women’s tournament

For the first time in program history, the Falcons will be entering the NCAA postseason tournament. Montevallo will hold the No. 5 seed in the south region.

Former Auburn cheerleader crowned Miss Georgia USA 2021

Cora Griffen said cheering in front of thousands of people at Jordan-Hare Stadium helped get her ready for interviews and judging.

Bama basketball brings home SEC Player of the Year, Coach of the Year and more

After winning the SEC regular-season title, it’s only right to award Alabama handsomely.

Les Miles’ attorney issues statement; calls administrative leave ‘disturbing and unfair’

The attorney for former LSU head football coach Les Miles released a statement calling Kansas’ decision to place Miles on administrative leave ‘disturbing and unfair’

Jalen Hurts is special guest reader for some Tuscaloosa students

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and former Alabama and Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts was the guest reader for Southview Elementary students Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

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

The Gamecocks (3-1) are ranked 16th in the initial rankings of the non-traditional season after not being ranked in the 2020 preseason poll.

  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

University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban announced Jay Valai has been added to the Crimson Tide staff as cornerbacks coach.

Jalen Hurts poised for starting QB after Eagles trade Wentz

Former Alabama and Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts could be the starting quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles next season.

Alabama and Auburn Men’s Basketball games postponed

The Southeastern Conference announced postponements for three men’s basketball games that were scheduled to be played Thursday.

  Magic City Classic tickets go on sale next week

Tickets for the Magic City Classic will go on sale February 22.

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

Former Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn is moving on from the Plains and the Southeastern Conference after being hired for a new head coaching position.

  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.”

  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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

  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.

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.

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.