Faulkner secures SSAC Men’s Basketball Championship with win against Stillman

The Faulkner Eagles defeated the Stillman Tigers 67-64 Saturday to secure the SSAC championship.

College football to kickoff with Red Tails Classic, ESPN announces

Coach Keith Etheredge leaving Oxford for Auburn High

Court documents outline new allegations against Rush Propst

  Virginia fisherman stop in Alabama while attempting to ‘Fish All 50′

Auburn sets date for 1st A-Day game of Harsin era

  Owens’ legacy lives on through museum

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Alabama head basketball coach Nate Oats receives contract extension, raise

Pike Road School, Sylacauga High School investigating incident at the end of boys basketball game

Montgomery Biscuits release 2021 schedule

Alabama, Auburn Thursday basketball games postponed

AISA reschedules basketball championship games due to winter weather

It’s official: Malzahn lands head coaching job at UCF

  Young Montgomery native first from state to make U.S. Ski team

A 19-year-old from the Montgomery area is making history and a name for herself in the sport of aerial skiing.

  Alabama fan buys ‘rebound’ billboard to motivate Tide basketball team

When Mike Wendel watched Alabama lose to Missouri a few days ago, he bought four billboards in Tuscaloosa, off University Boulevard, to help remind the team to “rebound.”

Former Alabama head football coach to lead Opp football program

Former Alabama head coach Mike DuBose agreed to become the Bobcats’ next head coach, Opp City Schools announced on Facebook. He was with the team for the past two seasons as an assistant.

Kerry Jenkins reflects back on winning 2003 Super Bowl with Tampa Bay Bucs

Each year leading up to the Super Bowl, Kerry Jenkins remembers exactly how he felt right before kickoff.

‘I’m really blessed to do this’: Jalen Hurts helps 7-year-old cancer hero and family

‘Helping others is a tenet of my faith’: Tua announces Tua Foundation

  Area athletes take part in National Signing Day

Alabama lawmakers to debate controversial bill about athletic trainers

  Alexus Dye dominating the glass in senior season

Former Troy football player Alvin Dees dies

  Fultondale boys basketball team helps with tornado cleanup

After the EF-3 tornado hit Monday night, Fultondale’s varsity boys basketball team immediately texted their Coach Nigel Ramsey asking how they can help.

Shelby, Tuberville introduce measure to honor Hank Aaron

Alabama’s U.S. Senators Richard Shelby and Tommy Tuberville, along with Senators Raphael Warnock Jon Ossoff of Georgia, introduced a resolution Thursday to honor the life and legacy of baseball legend Hank Aaron, who recently died at age 86.

UAB, JSU to play 2021 football match-up in Montgomery

The UAB Blazers and Jacksonville State Gamecocks are set for a football match-up in the 2021, but they won’t be playing each other in Birmingham or Jacksonville.

Auburn, Alabama 2021 football schedules announced

The season will start on Sept. 4.

  Strawbridge reflects on buzzer beater to lift ASU past Southern

Kenny Strawbridge's buzzer beater lifts Alabama State past Southern.

Alabama football adds another former NFL coach

Doug Marrone is the new offensive line coach for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

75 girls compete in first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling State Championships

75 girls competed in 11 different weight classes for the chance to win a state championship in the first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling State Championship tournament.

Hot-shooting Auburn wallops South Carolina 109-86

Auburn put up its most points in a Southeastern Conference road win in program history.

Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

“Hammerin’ Hank” set a wide array of career hitting records during a 23-year career spent mostly with the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves, including RBIs, extra-base hits and total bases.

Timeline of Hank Aaron’s life and career

The baseball legend came from humble beginnings to build a Hall-of-Fame career.

  Park Crossing High School coach dies

Park Crossing High School coach DeCarlos Perkins has died.

Bill O’Brien named Alabama offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach

O’Brien spent six-plus years as the head coach of the NFL’s Houston Texans.

Bryan Harsin completes staff at Auburn

Bryan Harsin’s coaching staff is complete, and now he says it’s time to focus on recruiting and establishing the culture he wants to create.

ASU volleyball team opts out of spring 2021 season

The Alabama State University volleyball team is spiking its 2021 spring season citing health and safety concerns surrounding COVID-19.

Alabama hoops remain undefeated in SEC play after 105-75 win over LSU

Alabama has now secured its grip on first place in the SEC standings by improving to 7-0 in league play and 12-3 overall after beating LSU Tuesday night.

Athens native Philip Rivers retires from NFL

After 16 years in the pros, Philip Rivers is hanging up his cleats.

Mac Jones wins the Manning Award

Jones is the first Crimson Tide signal-caller to earn the award after leading the Crimson Tide to a perfect 13-0 record and its 18th national championship in program history.

Jeremy Pruitt fired as Tennessee head football coach, acting head coach named

Hired as the 26th head football coach at UT on December 7th of 2017, Jeremy Pruitt has been relieved of his duties as top Vol.

Alabama riding undefeated momentum into Coleman Coliseum Saturday

When the Crimson Tide takes the court at Coleman Coliseum Saturday, the team will be ready to defend an undefeated conference record.

Mac Jones, Jaylen Waddle included in 5 Alabama players to declare for NFL Draft

Five Alabama players declared for the NFL Draft Thursday afternoon.

Auburn earns first SEC victory of season with win at Georgia

The Auburn Tigers started fast and finished strong to beat the Georgia Bulldogs 95-77 on Wednesday night at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens to claim their first SEC win of the season.

Nick Saban wins 2020 Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

Alabama head football coach Nick Saban was given the Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award Wednesday night.

Alabama men’s hoops undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65

Alabama is now undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65 Tuesday night in Lexington, Kentucky.

Alabama reflects on historic season

In a season of uncertainty, Alabama managed to finish the 2020 season undefeated, defeating Ohio State 52-24 in the title game.

DeVonta Smith’s record-breaking career comes full circle in national championship

When DeVonta Smith announced he would return to Tuscaloosa for his senior season, no one knew how big of an impact he’d make on college football. But even during a year of uncertainty due to the coronavirus, Smith always found a way to prove why he was the best.

14 arrested as National Championship celebration draws massive crowd to The Strip

The crowd meant big business for bars in the area but it also causes concerns over coronavirus with positive cases rising in Alabama.

Mac Jones on Alabama’s 2020 season: ‘I think we’re the best team to ever play.’

Alabama’s 52 points against Ohio State Monday night is the most points scored in a College Football Playoff National Championship game.

Alabama defeats Ohio State 52-24 in CFP National Championship Game

The Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 52-24 in the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship Game Monday night at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

Parents of Alabama players on the 2020 football season: ‘It’s been emotional’

Every football team across the nation has endured some type of disruption this season when it comes to COVID-19, and parents of the players said it’s been tough to see what they went through to get to the big stage.

Auburn, Alabama getting ready for 163rd meeting

For the 163rd time, Auburn and Alabama will meet on the courts. The exciting in-state rivalry is set to tip off Saturday at 11 a.m.

Harsin continues filling coaching staff at Auburn

New Auburn football coach Bryan Harsin filled three of the biggest openings on his coaching staff on Thursday, including both coordinator spots as he gets ready for his inagural season on the Plains.

Crunching the numbers for Alabama’s defense

The Alabama defense has been suffocating all season, but just how well do the Tide stack up against Buckeyes’ offense; a team that averages 43.4 points per contest?

Alabama football players take home six more national honors

Alabama football players were awarded six individual national awards Thursday evening at the ESPN College Football Awards Show.

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones wins Davey O’Brien Award

Jones is the first player from the Crimson Tide to win the award.

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith wins Biletnikoff Award, Walter Camp Player of the Year

The Heisman Trophy winner won the Biletnikoff Award.

No block parties in Tuscaloosa if Alabama wins the national championship

Maddox confirms the city will not allow a block party to happen on The Strip if Alabama wins the national championship Monday night.

Nick Saban: ‘There were discussions’ on postponing CFP National Championship

After reports surfaced earlier this week about the national championship game possibly being pushed back a week due to COVID-19 concerns within the Ohio State program, Nick Saban confirmed Thursday there were discussions.

Mike Bobo named new Auburn Offensive Coordinator

Bobo spent last season at South Carolina as offensive coordinator and quarterback coach after a five-year stint as head coach at Colorado State. He also spent 14 years at Georgia.

Nick Saban’s daughter deactivates Twitter account after making comments on CFP National Championship game

In her tweet, Saban mentioned rumors of Ohio State wanting to postpone the game due to COVID issues alleging it was actually because their quarterback needed “more time to heal.”

DeVonta Smith on winning Heisman Trophy: ‘I never sat up and thought I could possibly win it’

For the first time in 30 years, a wide receiver captured college football’s most prestigious award, the Heisman Memorial Trophy.

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith wins 2020 Heisman Trophy

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith was awarded the 2020 Heisman Trophy in a virtual ceremony Tuesday evening.

Heisman Trophy shipped to each school ahead of virtual ceremony

A Heisman Trophy has been shipped to each school ahead of the virtual ceremony Tuesday night.

CFP Exec. Director, Ohio State AD: National Championship game still on

College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock said, “There are no changes to report. The game is scheduled Jan. 11 as planned & we look forward to it.”

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith named 2020 Paul Hornung Award Winner

Smith becomes the first Alabama player to win the award that is presented to the most versatile player in major college football.

Alabama women’s basketball player wins $20,000 CFP/Dr. Pepper tuition grant

Ariyah Copeland, an Alabama basketball player, was one of five grand prize winners presented with $20,000 tuition grants, while more than 60 student athletes received $2,500 each in tuition awards.

Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian takes head coaching job at UT

Sarkisian will coach Alabama through the National Championship - but after that, he's a Longhorn.

Alabama topples Fighting Irish 31-14; advances to CFB National Championship

A stellar offensive performance to secure the Tide’s spot in the College Football Playoff National Championship for the fifth time in six seasons.

Auburn falls to Northwestern in Citrus Bowl

A lack of veteran presence and slow start in the first quarter set the tone for another mundane performance by the Tigers this season.

Auburn players on coaching change: ‘It’s been a learning experience’

It’s been almost a week since Bryan Harsin was introduced as Auburn’s new head coach and the players say it’s been another learning experience to add to a 2020 season full of COVID-19 challenges.

Alabama star WR wins AP Player of Year award

Alabama’s DeVonta Smith is The Associated Press college football player of the year and the first wide receiver to win.

Alabama Football Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian wins Broyles Award

Alabama Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian was named the winner of 2020 Broyles Award.

Alabama’s Jones, Smith, Harris lead 6 Tide AP All-Americans

Heisman Trophy finalists Mac Jones and DeVonta Smith have been selected to The Associated Press All-America team, leading a contingent of five Alabama players on the first-team offense.

  Montgomery bowl games expected to bring big economic boost

The influx of football fans who traveled to the city of Montgomery for two bowl games at historic Cramton Bowl are expected to provide a much-needed infusion of cash into the local economy.

Buffalo wins 2020 Camellia Bowl

The Buffalo Bulls beat the Marshall Thundering Herd in the 2020 Camellia Bowl.

  Auburn introduces Bryan Harsin as new head football coach

Auburn University introduced Bryan Harsin as its new head football coach Thursday afternoon.

AU President: Some candidates who ‘turned down’ coaching job weren’t offered it

Auburn University President Jay Gogue said some of the candidates that “turned down” the job as head football coach were never offered it.

Memphis wins inaugural Montgomery Bowl

Memphis won the first-ever Montgomery Bowl 25-10.