Basketball

Mo Williams ready to build his culture at Alabama State

Mo Williams has been officially introduced as the men’s head basketball coach at Alabama State University.

  Jackson resigns as ASU head men’s basketball coach

  Skundric, Williamson named NAIA All-Americans

Alabama’s Kira Lewis Jr., John Petty Jr. to test NBA Draft waters

Auburn comes in at No. 20 in final AP Poll

  Charles Barkley on NCAA Tournament: ‘Oh yeah, they definitely should cancel it’

SEC closes off men’s basketball tournament to fans

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Troy rolling into Sun Belt Conference Tournament

SEC changing locker room, cleaning policy for men’s basketball tournament

4 Alabama players earn All-SEC honors

Pair of Tigers earn All-SEC honors in men’s basketball

SEC alert when it comes to coronavirus concerns and the men’s basketball tournament

3 Eagles win postseason awards

AUM falls in first GSC Tournament action

The Warhawks competed in the quarterfinals Tuesday against Lee University and lost 81-57.

Senior Night spoiled for Tide as Commodores earn second conference win

In their final home game of the season, the Alabama Crimson Tide looked to end the home slate on the right note.

Sun Belt basketball championships shifting from New Orleans

Beginning next year, the city in which the Sun Belt Conference basketball championships are played will change.

  Faulkner clinches SSAC regular season title in 16th consecutive win

No. 8 Faulkner defeated No. 4 Dalton State to win the SSAC regular season title.

  Eagles playing for each other during 15-game winning streak

Auburn downs Ole Miss to extend home streak

No. 13 Auburn overcomes 17-point deficit to remain unbeaten at home

Buzzer-beater propels AUM into GSC tournament

Alabama bitten by late Texas A&M run; falls at home

Troy women’s hoops off to program-best start

No. 17 Auburn pulls away from No. 13 Kentucky

The No. 17 Tigers remain undefeated at home following a big win against No. 13 Kentucky.

Auburn announces College GameDay fan information

The College GameDay crew will be on-hand ahead of the top-20 showdown between No. 17 Auburn and No. 13 Kentucky.

No. 4 Auburn held to season-low in scoring, Tigers suffer second loss

The story for Auburn, for the second consecutive game, was poor shooting.

No. 4 Tigers look to bounce back at Florida following first loss

Auburn looks to bounce back from its first loss of the season.

Unranked Alabama spoils Auburn’s undefeated record

Alabama upsets #4 Auburn 83-64

Alabama to host #4 undefeated Auburn Wednesday night in SEC Showdown

Alabama will host the fourth ranked Auburn Tigers Wednesday night inside Coleman Coliseum. Auburn is in search of winning at Alabama for just the 11th time in program history.

St. Louis faces tough test vs No. 12 Auburn

No. 12 Auburn presents a tough challenge for Saint Louis

Former Auburn, NBA player Marquis Daniels in auto accident

Former Auburn and NBA player Marquis Daniels was injured in an automobile accident

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

The No. 22 LSU men’s basketball team begins its 2019-2020 season in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.

Will Wade meets with LSU, NCAA officials

Suspended LSU basketball head coach Will Wade met with university and NCAA officials Friday.

  Auburn, Virginia entering unfamiliar waters in Final Four matchup

With two teams with no experience in the Final Four, one would expect there to be nerves come Saturday night in U.S. Bank Stadium, but that probably won’t be the case.

  Auburn fan ecstatic after Sweet 16 victory

Hundreds of Auburn fans watched the Tigers take on North Carolina in the Sweet 16 at many local restaurants.

  Auburn-UNC set up to be best matchup in Sweet 16

Two of the fastest teams in college basketball will hit the court this Friday in what could potentially be one of the most memorable Sweet 16 games in recent memory.

  Scott Cross introduced as Troy’s head men’s basketball coach

Cross is the seventh coach in program history.

Avery Johnson officially out as Alabama Basketball head coach

The University of Alabama and Avery Johnson officially parted ways this morning.

Auburn dominates Kansas to make it to Sweet 16

Auburn beat perennial powerhouse Kansas in a dominating fashion Saturday night.

Balanced BYU uses defense to beat Auburn in NCAA Tournament

Brenna Chase had 19 points, seven assists and three blocked shots, and seventh-seeded BYU used an impressive third quarter to run away from No. 10 seed Auburn 73-64 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament

Jamerson carries Norfolk St. past Alabama 80-79 in OT in NIT

Derrik Jamerson Jr. had 25 points and made two free throws with 17 seconds left in overtime as Norfolk State narrowly defeated Alabama 80-79 in the NIT first round

Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal

No. 22 Auburn shakes off Missouri 81-71 at SEC Tournament

Bryce Brown scored all 17 of his points in the second half, and No. 22 Auburn beat Missouri 81-71 in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament

Troy fires basketball coach after 6 seasons

Phil Cunningham amassed an 80-111 record since his hiring in 2013. He was let go after the 2019 season.

Auburn upends No. 5 Tennessee 84-80 in regular-season finale

Jared Harper makes 4 straight free throws over final 31 seconds to help Auburn upset No. 5 Tennessee 84-80 in regular-season finale

  Former opponents now key parts for Troy Women’s Basketball

Six years ago, Faith Academy senior Sydney Westry’s shot gave the Lady Rams their first AHSAA state title in program history.

  Troy preps for rival South Alabama

The Troy men’s and women’s basketball teams are playing in a doubleheader this Saturday against rival South Alabama.

  Mathsketball camp aims to keep girls engaged with math through hoops

Seventh and eighth-grade girls from Pike County talked about math and how it related to basketball at Troy’s “Mathsketball” camp.

Troy Trojans Women’s Basketball off to record start

How much better can Chanda Rigby’s Trojans get?

  No. 14 Auburn set to clash with the Cats

A heavyweight SEC bout going down inside Auburn Arena with the 14th ranked Tigers hosting No. 12 Kentucky.

Brown’s 34 points leads No. 8 Auburn past Dayton 82-72

Bryce Brown scores career-high 34 points as No. 8 Auburn tops Dayton 82-72

Auburn’s Pearl signs 5-member recruiting class

Auburn coach Bruce Pearl has signed a five-member recruiting class to build on a Southeastern Conference championship season

Wiley, No. 9 Auburn rout Mississippi College 103-52

Austin Wiley scored 18 points and No. 9 Auburn scored 35 consecutive points during a second-half stretch in a 103-52 victory over Mississippi College

Alabama signs 2 guards, forward for class of 2019

Alabama coach Avery Johnson has landed a three-player signing class for 2019

Auburn extends basketball coach Bruce Pearl's contract

Auburn basketball coach Bruce Pearl's contract has been extended through the 2022-2023 season, the university announced Monday.

Troy men's basketball to play Duke in Greenville, SC Friday

The Troy men basketball team went up against Texas State at the Sun Belt championship in New Orleans Sunday at 1 p.m and came out victorious.

Troy women's basketball team, Sun Belt champions, advances to NCAA tournament

The Troy women's basketball team repeats as Sun Belt champions in New Orleans, defeating Louisiana-Lafayette with a final score of 78-64.

Troy women's basketball team begins season

It’s been nearly eight months since the Troy women’s basketball team saw its 2014-15 season end in the first round of the WBI, but the Trojans will finally return to the court on Thursday when they host Stillman in an exhibition game at Trojan Arena at 5:15 p.m. Admission to the game is free and the first 200 fans will receive white Troy T-shirts.  There will also be a cash grab contest during the game.  Links to live stats and live video can be found at Troy...

Avery Johnson era begins with Tide Tipoff

The Alabama men’s and women’s basketball teams officially welcomed in the 2015-16 campaign on Tuesday night when they hosted Tide Tipoff at Coleman Coliseum.             ...

Auburn basketball ready for "Pearl Jam"

Coach Bruce Pearl and the Auburn men’s basketball team will host the second annual Pearl Jam, a special event open to the public on Thursday at Auburn Arena from 7-9 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. and admission is free.            The first 1,000 students receive free pizza from Dominos while the first 500 fans receive a free jar of Pearl “Jam.”            For the ...

Auburn Tigers improving after second baskeball scrimmage

AUBURN (Auburn Athletics) - Tyler Harris totaled 23 points, six rebounds and two steals, Devin Waddell 16 points on four of six treys and Kareem Canty 12 points and seven assists in Auburn’s second intrasquad scrimmage on Wednesday in  Auburn Arena.

Bruce Pearl's Golf Classic raises $250K for charity

Bruce Pearl’s Fore the Children Golf Classic presented by Russell Lands and Alabama Power raised over $250,000 for the second consecutive year, benefiting both Children’s Harbor and the Bruce Pearl Family Foundation.

Auburn fined $100K for fans storming the court after win over Kentucky

Auburn basketball had it's biggest win in years Saturday, but now the Tigers are paying the price for beating Kentucky.

Bama's Avery Johnson inducted into Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame

Alabama men's basketball head coach Avery Johnson was one of 11 newest members to be officially inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner on Saturday evening in front of a sold-out venue at the Natchitoches Events Center.

Montgomery's KT Harrell to play with 76ers in Summer League

Auburn All-SEC guard KT Harrell will play with the Philadelphia 76ers in the 24-team Las Vegas Summer League July 10-20 at the Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion.

Joe Ciampi named Auburn's SEC Legend

Joe Ciampi will serve as Auburn's SEC "Legend" at this year's SEC Tournament.

Troy to name basketball court after longtime coach Maestri

TROY, Ala. – Legendary Troy University men's basketball head coach Don Maestri will be bestowed with one of the highest honors in the coaching profession when the playing surface in the new Trojan Arena

Bama basketball beats Texas Tech, 66-62

Guard Trevor Lacey led the Alabama men's basketball to a 66-62 victory over Texas Tech Wednesday night with 21 points, six rebounds, and a steal. The sophomore also led the Crimson Tide from behind the

Bama Basketball Signs Two, Adds Size

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – University of Alabama head men's basketball coach Anthony Grant announced the signing of two student-athletes to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, during the first day of the

AU men's basketball awards announced

AUBURN -- Senior Tay Waller garnered three awards and was named the Most Valuable Player at the 21st annual Auburn Basketball Awards Banquet Tuesday at the Hotel at Auburn University. Waller

Duke beats Butler in a thriller

Duke won its fourth national championship Monday night, forcing Butler's Gordon Hayward to miss with 4 seconds left to hold off the Bulldogs 61-59.

Alabama prepares to face South Carolina in SEC Tournament opener

The University of Alabama men's basketball team continued its preparations for the first round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament...

Troy defeats S. Alabama 67-55 in quarterfinals of Sun Belt tournament

Richard Delk scored 17 points and Brandon Hazzard added 16 to lead top-seeded Troy past South Alabama 67-55...

Bama State outlasts Grambling State, 81-76

The Alabama State University men's basketball team overcame a double-digit first half deficit and 12 three-pointers by Grambling State to earn...

Faulkner advances to SSAC semifinals

Faulkner lost most of an 18-point second-half lead but made plays down the stretch to escape the first round of the Southern States Athletic Conference...

Auburn downs Florida in SEC Tournament

Auburn junior Alli Smalley tied her career high with five 3-pointers en route to a career-high 29 points as the No. 10 seed Tigers...

Senators move into second round at SSAC Tournament

Nathan Thomas scored a game-high 24 points to lead Auburn University at Montgomery to a 62-59 win over Shorter College in the opening round...

ASU Basketball teams host Grambling on "Throwback Thursday"

With just two home games remaining in the 2009-10 basketball season, the Alabama State University men's and women's basketball teams host SWAC foe...

Lady Senators Basketball downs Brewton-Parker

Cassie Moore scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Auburn University at Montgomery to a 62-57 road conference win over Brewton-Parker College...

AUM wins road game against Brewton-Parker

Nathan Thomas had 15 points and seven rebounds to lead Auburn University at Montgomery to a 55-50 win at Brewton-Parker College.

Auburn loses to Ole Miss 85-75

Tay Waller scored 29 points for the second straight game, but Auburn couldn't hold on in an 85-75 loss to Ole Miss in Tad Smith Coliseum on Wednesday.