Found June 06, 2013 on College Spun:
Alabama basketball has been hit with more bad news. Freshman Devonta Pollard has been indicted on kidnapping charges. Pollard may never set foot on this floor again. Photo by @Jwill1095 Pollard, who played just under 18 minutes per game for the Crimson Tide his freshman year, was supposed to be looking forward to his next three years at the Capstone. However, that’s been thrown out the window after Pollard has officially been charged with playing a role in the alleged kidnapping of a 6-year old girl from Kemper County, Mississippi (his home state) back in April.  According to Pollard’s indictment, he was an “accessory to the kidnapping at different times and in different ways throughout that day”. It goes on to explain all of Pollard’s actions for the day — you can read the read the whole report here. The 18-year-old former McDonald’s All-American is facing a maximum of five years in federal prison and a $250,000 fine if found guilty of being an accessory to kidnapping. Neither men’...

FBI believes Devonta Pollard knew of kidnapping, indictment released Wednesday

The FBI believes Alabama forward Devonta Pollard was involved with his mother's kidnapping of a six-year old girl. The four-count indictment was released Wednesday.

Report: Alabama’s Devonta Pollard arrested and charged for kidnapping

Alabama basketball player Devonta Pollard has been arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit a kidnapping in connection with his mother's April actions.

Ex-Bama player indicted in kidnapping

Seven people, including a former Alabama basketball player and his mother, have been charged with conspiring to kidnap a 6-year-old girl from an east Mississippi elementary school in a plot that allegedly involved a property dispute. Among those named in a federal indictment unsealed Wednesday was 18-year-old Devonta Pollard, who played this past season as a freshman at the University...

Notre Dame Recruit Elijah Hood Flushes Letters From Alabama Down Toilet, Posts Video With #RollToilet Hashtag

“Clever” doesn’t even start to tell the story of what Elijah Hood was up to Tuesday night. “Crazy” may get most of the job done. Hood, a top running back recruit from Charlotte, N.C., had some fun with the letters he’s been receiving from the University of Alabama. Hood has committed to Notre Dame, and like any player or fan who’s not on the side of the Crimson Tide...

Saban's 'Bama tix auction tied to sale

University of Alabama coach Nick Saban offered Crimson Tide football tickets, sideline passes and an office tour in a charity auction linked to the sale of his multimillion-dollar lake home, set for Thursday. The New York-based company selling Saban's north Georgia home at Lake Burton, Concierge Auctions, said fans could register online to win the ticket package. The game tickets...

Katherine Webb, AJ McCarron Still Dating, But Former Miss Alabama Says Couple Not Engaged

Don’t worry, fans of fairytale endings. The quarterback and the beauty queen are still going strong. Webb was in Birmingham, Ala. on Friday at the Regions Tradition golf tournament to pose for pictures in order to raise money for local hospital Children’s of Alabama. The former Miss Alabama had been photographed wearing a large ring on her ring finger recently, and was again...

Webb, McCarron not engaged

Model and reality TV actress Katherine Webb says she and the University of Alabama's quarterback remain an item, but they're not engaged. Webb tells The Associated Press that she is still dating AJ McCarron but denied plans for marriage. Webb has been photographed wearing a big gem on her ring finger, sparking speculation that the two were on the way to the altar. Webb...

Saban's Bama tix auction tied to sale

University of Alabama coach Nick Saban is offering Crimson Tide football tickets, sideline passes and an office tour in a charity auction linked to the sale of his multimillion-dollar lake home. The company selling Saban's north Georgia home, Concierge Auctions, says fans can register online to win the ticket package. The tickets and other perks will be sold to the highest...

FOX Sports NEXT Podcast: Alabama

Alabama has just finished several days of summer camps and John Garcia Jr. has all the latest news surrounding the Crimson Tide and their recruiting efforts in our latest podcast.

Little known fact: Nick Saban passed on role in ‘Revenge of the Nerds’ (pic)

Okay, I know, students of cinema will argue that the original “Revenge of the Nerds” was released in 1984 and this photo of Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban is circa 1988, four years after the titular film dazzled the dirty little minds adolescent boys who watched the film on Showtime after their parents [...]The post Little known fact: Nick Saban passed on role in...

Two Tide Frosh Earn Baseball Notice

After a disappointing conclusion to the 2013 season when Alabama's baseball team was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament, thoughts turned to the future. And with so many freshmen and other underclassmen in key positions, there is reason for optimism for Crimson Tide baseball.

Sorting the offers

Alabama has offered over 150 class of 2014 prospects thus far in the cycle, with nine committed as the calendar turns to June. Still, the Crimson Tide is in very good shape for some of the best players in America, and categorizes each and every one in the latest edition of “sorting the offers.”

Quick hits: Camp wrap-up

Alabama hosted dozens and dozens of players from Sunday to Wednesday as a part of Nick Saban’s initial 2013 football camp, and caught up with 12 standouts that had plenty to say about their participation, recruitment and overall impression of Alabama.

Cali back talks Bama offer

Alabama has used a multi-back system under Nick Saban, with considerable success at that, so the program is able to reach prospects at a national level. Its latest offer at the position was extended Thursday in the state of California, and the four-star broke down what it means to him inside.
Crimson Tide News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.