Posted March 11, 2012 on AP on Fox
Alabama is back in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2006. The Crimson Tide (21-11) drew a No. 9 seed Sunday and faces No. 8 Creighton (28-5) on Friday at the Midwest Regional in Greensboro, N.C. The winner will likely face top-seeded North Carolina. Alabama had to overcome off-the-court troubles. The Tide went 6-4 after a season-ending suspension of No. 2 scorer and rebounder Tony Mitchell. Star JaMychal Green was then suspended for four games and guards Trevor Releford and Andrew Steele both were held out of one. Coach Anthony Grant upgraded the nonconference schedule after Alabama didn't make the NCAA field with an identical record and 12 SEC wins last season. The Tide lost 66-63 to Florida in the second round of the SEC tournament.

Nick Saban is Your Spring Break Hook-Up

As i mentioned in the ol’ link dump below, Nick Saban is the proverbial sand in the crack of Spring Break’s ass at Alabama.  Holding practice hours before vacation is, on the surface, a very dick, and thus, very Nick Saban move.  But maybe in that cold West Virginia lump of coal he call a heart, he found just enough comapssion to make that first practice fun for his team....

Oral Roberts Wins On Ninth Inning Rally

The Alabama baseball team dropped a hard-fought 3-2 decision to the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles on the final day of the Alabama Baseball Classic at Sewell-Thomas Stadium on Sunday. With the loss, the Crimson Tide falls to 6-9 on the year while Oral Roberts moves to 7-7.

Alabama falls to Florida, 66-63

Alabama's JaMychal Green was terrific on Friday, finishing in the paint, grabbing rebounds, dishing out assists and generally being a huge pain for Florida. There's just one free-throw attempt he'd like to have back. The Crimson Tide lost 66-63 to the Gators in the Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinals, failing to convert two chances to tie the game in the...

Tide Vs. Creighton In NCAA Tourney

Alabama will be playing a team whose star is the son of the coach, but this isn’t Little League. It’s the Big Dance. The Crimson Tide, disappointed last year, had a some nervous moments, but as selections were revealed for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, Bama finally got the word that Alabama basketball will play on.

Tide At Arkansas Opens SEC Baseball

The good news in the Alabama Baseball Classic was that the Crimson Tide defeated a ranked team. The bad news was that there wasn’t any more good news. Well, that’s not strictly true, because some individuals had nice performances, but it wasn’t a good weekend for Bama to fall to 6-9 overall with the Southeastern Conference season beginning this week.

Alabama Basketball: Tide Gets 9-seed, Matchup with Creighton

After six years of missing out on the Big Dance, the Alabama Crimson Tide can finally put their dancing shoes back on as they were selected to the 68-team field on Sunday night. Most experts had Alabama lined up as a 9-seed coming into the day, and that is exactly what the Crimson Tide received. The Crimson Tide were selected as the 9-seed in the Midwest region, and are set for an...

2012 NFL Mock Draft | Running Backs

Trent Richardson • 5-9• 228 • Alabama Richardson is the top Running Back in this NFL Draft class by far. He is a top 10 talent due to his size and ability to stay on the field for all 3 downs. He should be selected in the top 10 but may fall to devaluation of [...]Thanks for reading. 2012 NFL Mock Draft | Running Backs is a post from 2012 NFL Mock Draft | New NFL Draft
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