Tide, Tigers ready for hoops match - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Tide, Tigers ready for hoops match

Alabama will try to continue its winning streak over rival Auburn without star forward Tony Mitchell.

Crimson Tide coach Anthony Grant suspended Mitchell indefinitely ahead of Tuesday night's visit to Auburn.

Alabama has won the last three meetings with the Tigers, but is 2-5 on the road this season.

Auburn has flourished at home in winning 12 of 13 games and is coming off a three-point loss at No. 20 Mississippi State.

Tide forward JaMychal Green says the loss of Mitchell means "it's time for our freshmen and sophomores to step up, come off the bench and provide what we need."

Auburn coach Tony Barbee says Mitchell is "a fantastic player" but that rivalry games are played at a high level regardless of who's playing.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • SPORTSSPORTSMore>>

  • Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

    More >>

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

    More >>
  • Son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support

    Son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support

    Sunday, June 25 2017 7:39 PM EDT2017-06-25 23:39:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 25 2017 10:37 PM EDT2017-06-26 02:37:23 GMT
    Source: Sydney Lockhart via FacebookSource: Sydney Lockhart via Facebook

    The son of Keith Lockhart, a former Atlanta Braves player, is on life support after getting hit in the face with a baseball during a tournament game in South Carolina. 

    More >>

    The son of Keith Lockhart, a former Atlanta Braves player, is on life support after getting hit in the face with a baseball during a tournament game in South Carolina. 

    More >>
  • Tuskegee reschedules 2017 homecoming game

    Tuskegee reschedules 2017 homecoming game

    Saturday, June 24 2017 10:46 PM EDT2017-06-25 02:46:26 GMT
    SOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTSSOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTS

    Tuskegee University and the Tuskegee University Athletic Department announce that the university's 2017 homecoming game has been rescheduled from November 4 to the Golden Tigers' matchup with the Central State Marauders on October 28. 

    More >>

    Tuskegee University and the Tuskegee University Athletic Department announce that the university's 2017 homecoming game has been rescheduled from November 4 to the Golden Tigers' matchup with the Central State Marauders on October 28. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly