Stellar Alabama execution overwhelms Missouri in season opener

The Alabama Crimson Tide’s performance in their first game of the season had all the rockstar moments college football fans had been hoping for.

No. 8 Auburn starts season with victory over No. 23 Kentucky

Montgomery restaurants and bars prepare for gameday

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 5

  Auburn University prepares for a football season unlike any other

Auburn football to honor Pat Dye with helmet stickers

  Montgomery Catholic’s Caleb McCreary named Fever Star Athlete of the Week

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Saban proud of Alabama football program for COVID-19 response

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey was never "ready to pull plug” on football season

Alabama predicted to win the 2020 SEC Championship

  Fans asked not to roll Auburn Oaks this football season

Alabama Golf Association to hold ’100 hole hike’ for kids

Auburn, Alabama prepare to welcome back fans

Revenue from college football games excluded from Auburn’s fiscal year budget

Officials said they are they are not factoring in any revenue from college football games for the budget this next fiscal year.

SEC to use new COVID-19 contact tracing technology for players

The Southeastern Conference is using a new technology to help track the spread of COVID-19 with players.

Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for Wallace

Jordan and Hamlin purchased a charter for their team from Germain Racing that guarantees Wallace a spot in the 40-car field every week.

Air Force football unveils new uniforms honoring Tuskegee Airmen

The Air Force football team unveiled new uniforms that honor the Tuskegee Airmen.

  WHS football, ECHS volleyball suspended due to COVID-19

  Hiking with Hailey: Exploring the CRATA trail system

MPAC to show Alabama, Auburn football games for 2020

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 4

  Troy running back BJ Smith ready for return to the gridiron

Sally’s impact postpones several high school football games in Ala.

No eagle flights in Jordan-Hare stadium during Auburn’s 2020 season

With the season opener approaching, Auburn University released more details about what fans can expect for this football season.

  Hiking with Hailey: Smith Mountain Fire Tower

Before the creation of the Lake Martin Dam, much of the forest surrounding the lake was cleared away due to poor agricultural efforts, leaving the land a victim of erosion. Step in the Alabama Power Company, who made great strides in saving the shoreline by building the Smith Mountain Fire Tower.

Alabama racing legend recovering from COVID-19

Farmer “encourages everyone to wear a mask and be safe.”

Daniel Thomas preparing for NFL debut

Life has changed for Daniel Thomas since being drafted in the 2020 NFL draft. He packed up his things and moved to Jacksonville in July, uncertain about what would come next in his new NFL career.

  Troy season opener moved to ESPN2

The Trojans will take on Middle Tennessee on Sept. 19.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 3

It’s the fourth week of Friday Night Football Fever!

Bubba Wallace leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at season’s end

Bubba Wallace is leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season.

Auburn’s Seth Williams says expect “explosive” offense in 2020

Seth Williams feels good about the direction the Auburn offense is heading in 2020.

  'Players are tested 3 times a week’: Coach Nick Saban on COVID-19 cases

Saban said the team has had a minimal amount of players test positive, but they have had some. Saban said numbers may have increased when school started, but not significantly.

  Troy quarterback Gunnar Watson grows as a leader

Gunnar Watson has shown growth since being named Troy's starting quarterback.

Organizers, IOC trying to remove doubts over Tokyo Olympics

Several recent public opinion polls have shown skepticism from the Japanese public and the business community that the games can go on — or should go on.

UAB announces pricing and allocation details for Protective Stadium

With a new stadium comes new ticket prices for UAB football fans.

Hiking with Hailey: Wetumpka Impact Crater

We met up with Wetumpka Impact Crater Commission Chairman Marilee Tankersely and headed out to the Wetumpka Impact Crater on this week’s episode of Hiking with Hailey.

Friday Night Fever: Week 2

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

  Opelika woman nominated for national fitness award

Three times a week you can find 74-year-old Mona Burke at the gym.

UAB opens 2020 season with record-setting win

The win marks UAB’s 19 consecutive home win, which sets a record for the most in C-USA history.

  Alabama players and coaches march Monday for lasting social change

Hundreds of people were in the huge group that walked from Mal Moore Athletic Facility to Foster Auditorium.

College GameDay to return to ESPN this weekend

Get ready college football fans, because the “College GameDay” crew is returning this weekend.

Boosters angry school will limit band members to 1 bottle of water

Members of Wolfpack Booster Club, a group no longer recognized by Dothan City Schools, are livid because they won’t be allowed to provide refreshments as they have in the past.

  Kevin Turner Prattville golf tourney continues giving back to community

The 23rd annual Kevin Turner Prattville YMCA Golf Tournament saw 55 teams tee off at RTJ Capitol Hill in Prattville.

Troy home opener game pushed to a weekend match

The Troy Trojans are on the move once again when it comes to their football schedule.

SEC announces portion of 2020 kickoff times

The Southeastern Conference announced a portion of kickoff times and TV networks for the 2020 season Tuesday morning.

AISA reminds schools of social distancing, mask use during games

The Alabama Independent School Association, or AISA, confirmed Monday it sent an email to its members reminding them of social distancing and mask compliance.

  FCS teams reflect on racism and social injustice while visiting Alabama

Both teams say playing in historic Montgomery was a great way for the guys to grow off the field.

  Hiking with Hailey: Fishing with Tony Adams at Lakepoint State Park

Home to a diverse spread of fish, birds and other wildlife, Lake Eufala is located at Lakepoint State Park, and is the perfect place to learn more about becoming a pro-angler.

  9 Auburn players test positive for COVID-19

The team hasn’t practiced since last Tuesday, even skipping the team’s second scrimmage on Saturday.

  Central Arkansas wins college football’s first 2020 game

Central Arkansas beat Austin Peay in the Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff Classic.

  Fans react to first college football game during COVID-19 pandemic

The nationally televised game drew curiosity from football fans who wondered what a college game would look like in the middle of a pandemic.

  First college football game of 2020 kicks off in Montgomery

The college football season is about to start, and it's kicking off in Montgomery.

SEC to announce 2020 football schedule Monday

After months of changes and uncertainty, the SEC has announced that they will release the 2020 college football schedule Monday at 6 p.m.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 1

The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

  LSU football team protests through campus then meets with university officials for discussion

The LSU football team protested through campus to take a stand against racial injustices and then met with university officials and head coach Ed Orgeron.

SEC releases additional guidelines for health and safety

Institutions may adopt additional procedures and protocols consistent with their specific needs and circumstances to help protect the health and safety of all in attendance.

  Fever Preview: Trinity Wildcats

The Trinity Wildcats hope to bring some new life to the field under the direction of head coach Granger Shook.

Benjamin Russell football game delayed until Saturday

Benjamin Russell High School says its football match-up with Clay Central will be delayed by a day.

  County Road 12: Pickleball catching on in Montgomery

“It’s a mixture of tennis, racquetball, badminton, and maybe some dodgeball. It’s the fastest growing sport in America,” according to player Chris Dickert.

  Fever Game of the Week preview: Luverne vs. Brantley

It’s rivalry week in Crenshaw Country as the Luverne Tigers take a quick trip down the road to Brantley to take on the Bulldogs in the first official game for each team.

  Troy football season opener postponed

The Trojans will now open the season at Middle Tennessee on Sept. 19.

Tallassee, Wetumpka set for Friday game despite COVID-19 case

Tallassee City Schools confirmed an unidentified player’s positive results came back Wednesday, but said an investigation has determined the game can move forward.

Meadowview Christian, Lowndes Academy football game canceled

Another high school football game has been canceled.

Football match-up between Pike Road, Calhoun scrapped due to COVID-19

The Pike Road Patriots have won their second football game of the season, albeit through forfeiture of the opposing team.

MPS: JD, Lee football game won’t be canceled despite COVID-19 case

The match-up was thrown into jeopardy Tuesday after one player tested positive for COVID-19, but the school district says its investigation determined the game can still be played.

Lee, JD game in jeopardy after player tests positive for COVID-19

One football player at Lee High School has tested positive for COVID-19, but MPS has not canceled the game at this point as it conducts contact tracing.

  Hiking with Hailey: Canoeing at Roland Cooper State Park

Roland Cooper State Park is tucked away Camden, located in the heart of the Alabama Black Belt in Wilcox County. It’s nestled right along the Alabama River. Instead of walking along the shore-side, we decided to buckle up our life jackets, pack up some canoes, and head out on the water.

  ‘Don’t blow this for everyone else’: Dr. Harris discusses college campuses, high school football

Crowded high school football stadiums and a rise in COVID-19 cases being reported on University campuses in Alabama have caught the attention of State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris.

  ‘Like Jesse James robbing a bank’: Coach Saban on his face covering and doing the right thing

Saban said people are affected in a lot of ways by the virus and this is not just about football.

  Troy Trojans name starting quarterback

Head coach Chip Lindsey named sophomore Gunnar Watson as the starting quarterback.

Friday Night Football Fever: Week 0

It’s time for Friday Night Football Fever!

  High School football season kicks off; fans adjust to new regulations

High School Football has officially kicked off, and it’s a season unlike any other for fans.

  AHSAA leader, state superintendent address football fans not social distancing

Many fans some games were packed together rather than social distancing. And many were not wearing masks.

Troy issues guidelines ahead of 2020 football season

The Troy Trojans have released guidelines for the six home games that will be played during the 2020 football season.

2020 Barber Vintage Festival canceled due to COVID-19; tickets to be refunded

The Barber Motorsports Park announced that the 2020 Barber Vintage Festival scheduled for October 9-11 will be canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis.

Former Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera diagnosed with cancer

Former Carolina Panthers head coach and current Washington head coach Ron Rivera has been diagnosed with cancer, according to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

SEC released COVID-19 guidelines, now fans have to play their part

One by one, colleges and universities have announced how many fans they’re going to allow in on game day.

Troy releases 2020 football schedule

The Troy Trojans are releasing their line-up for the 2020 football season. The games include...

  Alabama football fans exploring new tailgating options due to COVID-19

Joyce Stallworth looked forward to tailgating with her sorority sisters and others on the University of Alabama campus. Coronavirus is interrupting that fun this year.

Auburn announces changes to stadium capacity, tailgating for 2020 football season

Auburn University has announced updated fan policies for the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Jalen Hurts gets backpack to match young fan

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts is making headlines again for being an All-American good guy.