TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy and North Texas coach Todd Dodge will have a little reunion this weekend at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
Dodge coached McElroy at Southlake Carroll High School in Texas. North Texas visits the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide on Saturday.
McElroy said Dodge was a special part of his career and that playing against him will be special.
Dodge led Southlake to four state titles and a 79-1 record in five years. McElroy guided the team to one of those titles and a mythical national championship in 2005.
McElroy's onetime backup Riley Dodge - the coach's son - has been starting for North Texas. He will miss the game with a separated nonthrowing shoulder.