Troy game, Iron Bowl to air at same time Saturday

Saturday will present a challenge for those looking to watch both the Iron Bowl and Troy’s match-up on live television.

Troy men’s basketball season opener against Middle Georgia State canceled

Former Alabama player, Hendrick pit crew team member killed with wife in crash

Nix comfortable heading into 2nd career Iron Bowl

Alabama tops the College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama’s Mac Jones set for second Iron Bowl start

Alabama men’s basketball program placed on 3-year probation

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Auburn men’s basketball to forgo 2020-21 postseason

No. 23 Auburn comes out with win against Tennessee

Alabama overshadows Kentucky effort in 63-3 win

Troy comes up short against Middle Tennessee in 2nd matchup of the season

Friday Night Football Fever: Third round of playoffs

  Troy head football coach Chip Lindsey tests positive for COVID-19

Auburn announces plans for basketball fans to start 2020-21 season

Officials at Auburn University announced their attendance plans to begin the 2020-2021 basketball season amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

  Troy Hall of Famer Sim Byrd dies at 75

Sim Byrd was one of the greatest players in Troy history.

  Troy QB Gunnar Watson eyeing return to field against Middle Tennessee

Troy quarterback Gunnar Watson is hoping to play Saturday against Middle Tennessee.

Dates set for rescheduled Troy football games

Troy University and the Sun Belt Conference have confirmed the rescheduled dates for the Trojans’ football games, including the final two home games of 2020.

Coach Malzahn: Some players will be out again Saturday because of COVID-related issues

  ‘It’s like a day in heaven’: Carver basketball players sign NLI

ASU basketball season delayed, will be conference only

Ole Miss vs Texas A&M postponed due to COVID outbreak

Gamecocks fire Will Muschamp; Bobo named interim head coach

  Multiple football games postponed due to COVID-19

  Calhoun basketball star JD Davison is Bama bound

Calhoun five-star guard JD Davison signs with Alabama men's basketball team.

Friday Night Football Fever: Second round of playoffs

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

SEC to allow scheduling flexibility for remainder of 2020 football season

The Southeastern Conference announced Friday they will utilize December 19 as a play date for college football games that need to be rescheduled during the 2020 regular season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Troy and No. 15 Coastal Carolina football game postponed

Troy’s football game against No. 15 Coastal Carolina which was scheduled for Saturday has been postponed.

  Alabama Christian’s Jalen Clark wins Fever Star Athlete of the Week

Every Monday during the 6 p.m. newscast, the WSFA 12 Sports team announces three nominees for the Fever Star Athlete of the Week award.

  'God winks’ follow high school senior honoring late brother

“I think there’s times in our life where, we call them God winks, and He just kinda winks down on us and says ‘Hey, I’m in control of this,’" said coach Chad Michael.

Former Troy assistant football coach dies after battle with cancer

A former Troy University assistant football coach has died after a two-year battle with cancer.

Dr. Saag predicts more football games will be canceled or postponed due to COVID

Half of this week’s SEC games are canceled or postponed due to outbreaks of COVID-19, but experts say it’s quite the feat that we made it this far.

  Soldier returns home, surprises cousin at game

It was a special moment at the Central-Clay and Satsuma game Friday night when Central Clay defensive lineman Tyshawn Kerley was surprised by his cousin who returned home from deployment.

Auburn adds another COVID-19 case as practice, workouts remain paused

Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn said nine players and three staff members tested positive with several more in close contact.

Alabama at LSU game postponed because of COVID-19

Coach Ed Orgeron said Monday several players had tested positive for COVID-19.

The evolution of Mac Jones: How the Alabama quarterback found his stride in Tuscaloosa

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones is hoping to lead his team to victory this Saturday against LSU. While he’s been incredible in 2020, the junior has come a long way since arriving in Tuscaloosa.

‘Kind of like you’re at the kids’ table’: Bama QB Mac Jones on going home during the pandemic

Jones said going home was definitely different this year.

Alabama, LSU prepare despite game being in jeopardy

It’s one of the biggest college football games of the year and it’s now potentially in jeopardy.

COVID-19 forces postponement of Auburn, Miss. State game

The match-up between Auburn and Mississippi State will have to wait as positive COVID-19 tests have sidelined Saturday’s football game plans.

USA Today: Alabama new No. 1 in Amway Coaches Poll

The Tide had a bye week Saturday as former No. 1 Clemson lost in double-overtime to Notre Dame 47-40.

  One of the boys: Wetumpka wrestler encouraging other girls to give wrestling a try

Jade Eldridge has been wrestling since 2010, after her dad encouraged her to give the sport a try. In her short career, Jade quickly became one of the best wrestlers in her home state of New York. But, now that she's in Alabama, a new challenge lies ahead: competing with the boys.

Troy falls to Georgia Southern 20-13

The Troy Trojans fell to the Georgia Southern Eagles 20-13 Saturday.

Friday Night Football Fever: First round of playoffs

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

Alabama running back Trey Sanders hurt in car accident

“Trey Sanders was involved in a car accident this morning and is in stable condition after sustaining non-life threating injuries."

  Team chemistry helping Trojans find success in 2020

Troy bounced back from a loss on homecoming to defeat the Arkansas State Red Wolves 38-10 in a game that coach Chip Lindsey says was good in all three phases.

Ole Miss freshman ‘has regained movement’ after receiving severe injury at practice

Ole Miss freshman Damarcus Thomas has “regained movement in all of his extremities” after receiving a severe injury during practice.

Stingy Alabama defense leads to shutout against Mississippi State

Alabama gets a week off next week and then will play LSU in Death Valley on Nov. 14.

Auburn pounds its way to win against LSU

It was a blowout at Jordan-Hare Stadium. The Auburn Tigers secured the win over the LSU Tigers 48-11.

Troy sails over Arkansas State 38-10

Bouncing back from last week’s loss to Georgia State, the Troy Trojans sailed over the Arkansas State Red Wolves 38-10.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 10

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

Birmingham Bowl to kick off 2021 New Years Day games

January 1st, 2021 will a full day of football - and the fun begins in Birmingham.

Tua Honored at Bobblehead Hall of Fame

Tua Bobblehead for sale before first NFL start

Montgomery to host 2 college football bowl games

The Montgomery Bowl and the Camellia Bowl will play within days of each other in December, organizers announced on Friday.

AFCA Coaches National Championship trophy in Auburn Today

College football coaches in Alabama have held up the national championship trophy a lot in the last decade.

LSU freshman QB Finley set to start at Auburn; LSU defense gets ready for challenge of Auburn offense

As of now, LSU plans to start true freshman quarterback TJ Finley, head coach Ed Orgeron said during the weekly teleconference with SEC coaches, as Myles Brennan continues to be hampered by an injury.

  Rin Hagood helping Meadowview smile through 2020 season

Rin Hagood loves football. His favorite player is Tom Brady, and he loves taking the field with his team at Meadowview Christian.

Alabama’s 48-17 win over Tennessee costs the Tide one of its star receivers

On the opening kick, superstar wide receiver Jaylen Waddle suffered a season ending ankle injury on the return.

Troy comes up short against Georgia State 36-34

The Troy Trojans fell to the Georgia State Panthers 36-34 Saturday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Alabama Wide receiver Jaylen Waddle out for the season following leg injury

One of the Crimson Tide’s most explosive players, Jaylen Waddle is out for the season

Auburn comes out with win against Ole Miss in back-and-forth battle

It was a back-and-forth battle between the Auburn Tigers and the Ole Miss Rebels Saturday. But in the end, Auburn came out on top 35-28.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 9

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

REPORT: LSU self-imposes penalties on football program; bans Odell Beckham Jr. for 2 years

LSU is imposing penalties on its football program after an investigation revealed booster payments to the father of a student-athlete, according to a report from Sports Illustrated.

Miami Dolphins name rookie Tua Tagovailoa their starting quarterback

The Dolphins, with Tagovailoa under center, will have two weeks to prepare for a home game against the L.A. Rams.

Alabama outlasts Georgia; Wins 41-24

After a shaky start, the Tide finds the momentum in the second half.

Troy gets out with 31-29 win over Eastern Kentucky

The Troy Trojans were able to escape with a 31-29 win over the Eastern Kentucky Colonels Saturday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

No. 15 Auburn falls to South Carolina 30-22

Number 15 Auburn fell to the South Carolina Gamecocks 30-22 Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium.

Nick Saban cleared to return to activity

Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban has been cleared to return to activity, university health officials confirmed.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 8

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

  Big weekend for Bama minus thousands of fans

For much of Friday the Walk of Champions remained virtually empty.

North-South All-Star football game moving to Mobile

The AHSAA’s oldest all-star game will soon be calling Mobile home.

  Nick Saban remains asymptomatic after positive COVID-19 test

Health officials say Alabama head coach Nick Saban continues to remain asytmptomatic after testing positive for COVID-19.

Alabama’s Nick Saban, Greg Byrne test positive for COVID-19

University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and Athletics Director Greg Byrne have tested positive for COVID-19.

NCAA college basketball tourneys returning to Birmingham

According to a news releases by the NCAA, the 1st and 2nd rounds of the college men’s tourney will be played at Legacy Arena in 2023.

Alabama comes out on top in back and forth battle against the Rebels

Each possession was an explosion of offense, with unbelievable yardage on the ground and in the air for both the Tide and the Rebels.

No. 13 Auburn escapes with 30-28 win over Arkansas

It was a close game at Jordan-Hare stadium, but in the end, the Tigers would come out with a 30-28 win.

Troy secures win in home opener against Texas State

In its home opener, the Troy Trojans would secure a win against the Texas State Bobcats.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 7

It’s the eighth week of Friday Night Football Fever.

  Hiking with Hailey: Little River Canyon National Preserve

If waterfalls are your jam, head north to Fort Payne, Alabama and check out Little River Canyon National Preserve.

Tallassee cancels football game against Talladega

The Tallassee Tigers will not be taking on the Talladega Tigers this week due to concerns with COVID-19, coach Mike Battles confirmed.

Alabama, Ole Miss game time adjusted because of Hurricane Delta

The SEC announced Thursday the kickoff time for the Alabama at Ole Miss football game in Oxford has been changed to 6:30 p.m. Central Time because Hurricane Delta.

  Dozens of schools shift to Thursday night football games ahead of hurricane

Many high school football games in Alabama have been moved to Thursday ahead of potential weather impacts from Hurricane Delta and WSFA 12 News' Friday Night Football Fever show will also shift up a day to cover them.

Fans enjoy socially distanced Yellawood 500 at Talladega

Race fans fought harder than usual to get a seat at the socially distanced NASCAR race at the Talladega Superspeedway Sunday.