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

A new law in Alabama will soon be on the books that allows college athletes to get paid for their name, likeness, and image. But with the NCAA having the final say, some are asking what's the point?

AHSAA Executive Director Steve Savarese announces retirement

  28 Car Returns To Dega: Davey Allison’s widow talks about organ donation importance

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

  Tommy Wasden stepping down as head coach at Faulkner

  Alabama State draws Penn State in NCAA opening round

Auburn women’s golf win SEC Championship

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Alabama State football ready to rebuild in 2021

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

White beats Crimson in annual A-Day game

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

  Trinity Presbyterian honors Ken Whittle in retirement ceremony

Auburn’s Unique Thompson drafted to Indiana Fever

Jeff Davis’ Jasmine Walker drafted to Los Angeles Sparks in 2021 WNBA Draft

Jasmine Walker was the seventh overall pick to the Los Angeles Sparks.

  ‘It’s Magic City Week!’ Alabama State gearing up for Magic City Classic

There’s been no shortage of excitement at Alabama State this week. The Hornets are gearing up for the Magic City Classic, the biggest HBCU rivalry in Alabama, but there’s plenty more on the line this weekend than just bragging rights.

  Beauregard hires Justin Jones as new head coach

Jones takes over the Beauregard program after spending time as the head coach at Florala, New Brockton and Cordova

Auburn and Alabama meet for crucial SEC series

Auburn and Alabama will meet on the diamond Thursday evening in a mid-season SEC matchup that is crucial to both programs.

  Georgiana’s Tenasia Gordon signs with Miles College

A Bryant-Denny painting worth 1,000 words

NASCAR legend Jimmie Johnson ready for IndyCar debut at Barber

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

  Bryant-Denny Stadium will be half capacity for Alabama’s A-Day game

  Wallace formally announced as Prattville head football coach

2020 National Championship Team to be honored during Alabama A-Day festivities

Alabama A-Day set for Saturday April 16th

JD Davison named Mr. Basketball 2021

He was named the Class 2A MVP last week, and a McDonald’s All-American earlier this year. And on Sunday, Calhoun’s JD Davison was named Mr. Basketball 2021.

  Alabama State women’s soccer clinches SWAC title with win against Grambling State

The Alabama State Hornets women’s soccer team are NCAA Tournament bound.

  Faulkner takes down Bluefield 42-28

After an explosive first half, the Faulkner Eagles took down the Bluefield Rams Saturday.

  Offense shines in annual Troy T-Day

Team Cardinal was able to hold off Team White in Troy’s annual T-Day, but head coach Coach Chip Lindsey was very pleased with the effort from all his guys on Saturday.

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

Defense was the storyline of Saturday’s Pepsi Spring Game at Legion Field, as the White team defeated the Green team 6-0 in UAB’s final contest at the Old Gray Lady.

  Alabama State comes out on top against Mississippi Valley State 42-17

The Alabama State Hornets took down the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Saturday.

  Faulkner quarterback shares pregame prayer with wife

Athletes have different pregame traditions. Faulkner quarterback Kade Young takes a second to step away from the game and shares a moment alone with his biggest fan.

JB Wallace named Prattville Lions head football coach

JB Wallace spent 2019 and 2020 at Marbury High School.

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

The UAB football team hits the gridiron at Historic Legion Field for the final time on Saturday as the Blazers host the 2021 Pepsi Spring Game, with kickoff set for 1 p.m.

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.

ASU football turning the focus on Mississippi Valley State in final home game

A series of missed opportunities; that’s how Coach Donald Hill-Eley described ASU’s performance last week against South Carolina State. But that’s in the past. This week the Hornets are turning their attention to Mississippi Valley State.

  AHSAA sanctions girls flag football as 27th high school sport

The AHSAA sanctioned girls flag football as the next official high school sport.

Auburn introduces Johnnie Harris as new women’s basketball coach

Johnnie Harris takes over an Auburn program that was winless in SEC play in 2021.

  ‘Million dollar fish’ has fishing fans hooked

With the spring season bringing in warmer weather and lots of sunshine, many people are heading out on the water to fish. But what if I told you that simple hobby could win you some serious cash?

  Hall of Fame football coach Glenn Daniel passes away

Daniel coached Luverne for 38 years, and became the first football coach in Alabama to ever win 300 games. He finished his 46-year coaching career with a 302-169-16 overall record.

  Faulkner takes down St. Andrews 40-13

The Faulkner Eagles took care of business Saturday at Crampton Bowl, taking down the St. Andrews Knights.

Georgia governor vows a fight after MLB yanks All-Star Game

Some fans upset about the decision say they won’t watch or attend any games because of it.

  Huntingdon tops Methodist for USA South Championship win

The Huntingdon Hawks took down the Methodist Monarchs in the USA South Championship game Saturday.

  Alabama State falls to South Carolina State 14-7

The Alabama State Hornets fell to the South Carolina State Bulldogs Saturday.

  Huntingdon visits Methodist Saturday in USA South Athletic Conference title game

Huntingdon is 2-1 this spring season entering the USA South Athletic Conference championship game.

  Talladega Superspeedway raises thousands for storm victims

Hundreds of drivers across Alabama and neighboring states came to Talladega Superspeedway Friday to help raise money for tornado victims.

Auburn’s Sharife Cooper entering 2021 NBA Draft

Auburn star point guard Sharife Cooper announced on social media Friday he’d be taking his talents to the NBA.

  Ken Whittle reflects on 43-year career at Trinity Presbyterian

For 43 years, Trinity baseball coach Ken Whittle’s normal has been music playing at the ballpark while his team takes the field on game day. But, at the end of this season, he’s decided to hang up the cleats and call it a career.

AP survey: Athletic directors fear sharing revenue with college athletes

An overwhelming majority of respondents in the survey that granted athletic directors anonymity in exchange for candor said sharing revenue with athletes would make it more difficult for their departments to comply with Title IX and provide equal opportunities to men and women.

  At 14, Birmingham teenager is set to tee it up at Augusta

As a 12 year old and on his fourth attempt Jackson Skinner finally earned a spot at Augusta National. Though it would not be until Jackson was 14 that he would be able to finally see the famed course. Jackson is set to compete in the national finals of the Drive, Chip & Putt event in 2020.

  Meet Troy’s home run machine Logan Cerny

If you’re talking about Troy baseball, you’re bound to hear about centerfielder Logan Cerny.

  Longtime Trinity Presbyterian baseball coach Ken Whittle announces retirement

Trinity's Ken Whittle announced he will retire at end of school year after 43 years at school.

Auburn University to shorten suspension for its fishing team

Auburn University officials say they will reinstate the school’s bass fishing team this spring over allegations that it repeatedly violated COVID-19 policies.

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

Auburn bass fishing team suspended for COVID violations

Auburn University has suspended the school’s bass fishing team over allegations that it repeatedly violated COVID-19 policies.

Oats salutes Tide rather than lament missed free throws

Alabama coach Nate Oats says his team’s 88-78 overtime loss to UCLA in the NCAA Sweet 16 shouldn’t define an otherwise spectacular year.

Alabama State and UAPB ruled a no contest

Saturday’s game between UAPB and Alabama State was cancelled and ruled a no contest due to weather in the area.

  Alabama State travels to Arkansas for first road trip of 2021

After a huge victory over Jackson State last weekend, Alabama State has turned its attention to Arkansas-Pine Bluff. It will be the first road game of the 2021 spring season.

Fun and games in Indianapolis for Alabama basketball

Sometimes a day away from the courts is exactly what’s needed to recharge, and the Crimson Tide took full advantage of their off day in Indianapolis.

Alabama women’s basketball falls to Maryland in NCAA tournament

The Tide fell to the Maryland Terrapins 100-64 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Wednesday.

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.

Alabama rolls 96-77 over Maryland to advance to Sweet 16

The win advances the Tide to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2004.

UA gymnastics wins SEC championship

Congratulations are in order after the University of Alabama gymnastics team took home the SEC championship Saturday night.

  Alabama’s first national team skier returns to the US as a champion

It’s been a very busy year for United States National ski team member Dani Loeb. Since making the official roster, the Pintlala/Montgomery native has traveled the world competing as an aerialist for the national squad.

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.

Alabama State takes down Jackson State 35-28

The Alabama State Hornets took down the Jackson State Tigers Saturday.

  Faulkner falls to Reinhardt 35-24

The Faulkner Eagles fell to the Reinhardt Eagles 35-24 Saturday.

  Huntingdon comes out with 16-13 win against Maryville

The Huntington Hawks came out with a win against the Maryville Scots in their final game of the season.

Alabama not taking Iona lightly in NCAA Tournament opener

The last time the Crimson Tide took the courts, they won the SEC Championship. But that is in the past – and their new focus: 15-seeded Iona College.

  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 State ready for Jackson State football matchup

Alabama State football (0-1) is back on the field, and ready to welcome in Deion Sanders and Jackson State this Saturday.

  Faulkner hits the road to Kansas City for NAIA Sweet 16

The Faulkner Eagles are 26-2 heading into their Sweet 16 matchup with Jamestown.

Former Auburn men's basketball coach Bob Davis dies at 93

Auburn University is mourning the death of Bob Davis, a former head coach of the men’s basketball team.

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.

Troy women’s basketball taking on Texas A&M in NCAA tournament

Troy will take on Texas A&M in round one of the Mercado Region.

Alabama Women’s Basketball team going dancing

The team celebrated the announcement Monday night.

Coach gets baseball, softball into MPS middle schools

Before 2019, baseball and softball weren’t an option for Montgomery public middle school students

“We will forever be grateful,” Saints owner Gayle Benson, Coach Payton react to Brees’ announcement

"We found a player with a burning desire to win," Head Coach Sean Payton said

  Pickleball growing in Opelika-Auburn, provides tourism opportunities

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the world and it’s creating more attraction and business over in East Alabama.

  Alabama Crimson Tide earns 2 seed in NCAA Tournament

Alabama wins defeats LSU 80 to 79!