Devonta Pollard Will Be A Major Force In The Middle For Anthony Grant. (Photo: Barking Carnival)
It appears as though the Kentucky Wildcats may still be considering adding another player to the 2014-15 team that figures to open as the preseason No. 1 college basketball team.
Former Alabama Crimson Tide forward Devonta Pollard has been linked to the Kentucky Wildcats as a possible...
There may not be a more intriguing JuCo recruit in the country than Devonta Pollard.
When he left high school in 2012, Pollard was a five-star, top 25 recruit that was pursued by some of the biggest programs in the country. He ended up at Alabama, where he averaged just 3.9 points and 3.1 boards before transferring to East Mississippi Community College in Scooba for his sophomore...
Anthony Grant and Alabama are looking to graduate from NIT contender to NCAA tournament regular.
Grant's Crimson Tide has averaged 23 wins over the past three seasons, sandwiching trips to the NIT quarterfinals and championship game around a one-and-out NCAA visit.
All-Southeastern Conference guard Trevor Releford is the leader of a team with loftier ambitions despite having...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2013
Welcome to The Sports Bank’s fourth annual college basketball season preview series where we break 111 teams in the 111 days leading up to the opening tip-off of the 2013-2014 season. We will rank the 84 power conference teams (including the new Big East and American Athletic Conferences) and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order. We’ll break down rosters...
The Devonta Pollard saga is still whirling on. Yesterday, Gary Parrish of CBS Sports reported that Devonta Pollard is no longer enrolled at The University of Alabama. Pollard, a rising sophomore forward, has been charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping of a 6-year old Mississippi girl over a family land dispute. The Associated Press reported the same.
Devonta Pollard, recently...
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...
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...
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June 05, 2013
A former Alabama basketball player and six other people have been indicted on federal charges they conspired to kidnap a 6-year-old girl from an east Mississippi elementary school.
Among those named in the indictment unsealed Wednesday was 18-year-old Devonta Pollard, who played this past season as a freshman.
Prosecutors say his mother, Jesse Mae Brown Pollard, led a scheme to...
Via AP on Fox
June 05, 2013
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.
Believe it or not, this is all over a land dispute.
I thought that only happened in old Western Movies.
Devonta Pollard, a forward on the University of Alabama basketball team, was charged Tuesday as part of a kidnapping for which his mother was arrested last month.
Sheriff James Moore of Kemper County (Miss.) said Tuesday that Pollard faces one count of conspiracy to commit kidnapping...
In one of the stranger incidents involving a student athlete in some time, 18-year-old Devonta Pollard, a rising sophomore forward on the Alabama basketball team, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping, according to a report by WTOK-TV in Meridian, Miss..
According to the criminal affidavit filed in Mississippi in what can only be described as...
Alabama basketball player Devonta Pollard has been arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit a kidnapping in connection with his mother's April actions.
An Alabama forward was arrested in connection with a kidnapping case that took place in Mississippi. His mother is also involved.
Alabama basketball player Devonta Pollard's mother could be facing a life sentence after kidnapping a six-year-old girl.
Florida continues to carry the banner for the SEC. It’s the first time in school history Florida has reached the round of 16 three straight years. The Gators next play Friday in Arlington, Texas, against tournament Cinderella Florida Gulf Coast.
Florida needed a season-high 25 points from senior guard Mike Rosario in the win over Minnesota because stalwarts Kenny Boynton scored...
The 6-0 #16 Cincinnati Bearcats meet the 6-0 Alabama Crimson Tide tomorrow afternoon at 3 PM on ESPN2. The game is part of the Big East - SEC Challenge. It's the challenge that no one talks about because it's not cool like the ACC-Big 10 challenge. Maybe because Louisville is not playing anyone and it's not a marquee event. That doesn't mean it isn't marquee to...
Trevor Releford drained 22 points and Alabama earned a 59-46 victory over Charleston Southern Friday night in a nonconference showdown.
Releford hit 7 of 15 from the field, including 5 of 8 from beyond the arc for his second straight game with five 3-pointers. He also had six assists.
Trevor Lacey also had six helpers for the Crimson Tide (5-0), while Levi Randolph had 10 points...
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November 23, 2012
Those who came to see newcomer Devonta Pollard probably liked what they saw. Anyone coming to see if this was a greatly improved Alabama basketball team are probably considering the jury to be still out. Such is the nature of an exhibition basketball game.
Welcome to The Sports Bank’s third annual college basketball season preview series. Two years we looked at 99 teams in 99 days. Last year, we were slightly more aggressive and expanded to 111 teams in 111 days and will do so again as we look ahead to the 2012-2013 season.
We will rank the 75 power conference teams and top 36 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order...
Alabama head coach Anthony Grant discussed how freshman forward Devonta Pollard is adjusting to the program, while Kentucky's John Calipari fielded questions regarding their all-access show on ESPN at SEC basketball media day Thursday.