Posted March 24, 2013 on
ATHENS, Ga. – Alabama scored single runs in the third, fifth and eighth innings and starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull matched his career-high, throwing seven scoreless innings as the Crimson Tide defeated Georgia, 3-0, on Sunday from Foley Field and completed the Southeastern Conference road series sweep of the Bulldogs. The Tide has now won a season-high six straight games and seven of eight.
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When Alabama Coach Mitch Gaspard was making out the Crimson Tide baseball schedule, he probably didn’t expect a conflict for Bama fans who would have the opportunity to see the team at the Hoover Met. The game is on for 6:30 p.m. CDT Tuesday against Alabama-Birmingham, but there is a conflict.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Bill Battle was cutting trees downed in a recent storm on his suburban Atlanta farm when alma mater Alabama called a couple of weeks ago.
Now, the former Crimson Tide football player has ditched a comfortable semi-retirement of charity work and consulting to run a flourishing athletic department that had a 133 million budget in 2011-12 and has a football program...
Ryan Kelly (right) with Alabama OL Austin Sheppard at 2013 BCS title game.
Alabama sophomore offensive lineman Ryan Kelly is the heir apparent to former Crimson Tide center Barrett Jones. He's being described by hie teammate, Bama left tackle Cyrus Kouandjio as being "really professional" and "really organized." Which must mean that Kelly really made...
Harvey Updyke, the Alabama national football league fan that, in 2010, poisoned two oak trees that figure prominently in Auburn athletic traditions, and then essentially confessed to the act (a Class-C felony in Alabama) unbidden on Paul Finebaum's radio show, accepted a plea deal on Friday. While Updyke will get credit for time served on his six month jail sentence, he will...
The 2012 version of the Alabama defense was arguably one of the best ever, if not THE best. Nick Saban has made it a habit to put one of the stingiest, nastiest squads in the country on the field each fall in Tuscaloosa. And while the trophy cases keep filling up, the Tide just keep reloading. After losing quite a bit of talent following the 2011 national championship run, Alabama...
Playing a morning game in the central time zone meant that the Stanford basketball team was on real early time, and the Cardinal never seemed to get in sync against an Alabama team in Tuscaloosa Saturday. The Crimson Tide advanced in the National Invitation Tournament with a 66-54 win over Stanford.