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Nate Oats hired as Alabama head basketball coach

Nate Oats hired as Alabama head basketball coach

Former Buffalo head basketball coach Nate Oats has been hired as the head coach for the Alabama basketball program, the university announced Wednesday afternoon. Oats was the 2018 and 2019 MAC coach of the year and a finalist for national coach of the year this season. At 44-years-old, Oats led the Bulls to the NCAA…

Alabama’s John Petty adds his name to the transfer portal

Alabama’s John Petty adds his name to the transfer portal

It has been a turbulent past few weeks for the Alabama basketball program and news continues to drop that signify how things have gotten in Tuscaloosa. First, it was the buyout of Avery Johnson as head coach after Alabama failed to make the NCAA Tournament this year and lost to Norfolk State in the first…

Alabama blows double digit second half lead, drops 65-56 to Texas A&M

Alabama blows double digit second half lead, drops 65-56 to Texas A&M

The hits just keep coming for Alabama basketball as the Tide drop their third game in a row, giving them their first three-game losing streak of the season, as they travel to College Station and fall for the second time this season to Texas A&M. Alabama led by as much as 12 in the second…

Alabama looks to avoid three-game losing skid in rematch at Texas A&M

Alabama looks to avoid three-game losing skid in rematch at Texas A&M

It’s been a long, up and down year for the Alabama Crimson Tide men’s basketball team. The Tide currently sit tied for sixth in the SEC at 6-6 in conference play and 15-10 overall. They currently ride a two-game losing streak with double digit losses on the road to Mississippi State and at home against…

Schedule Announced for 2019 SEC Media Days

Schedule Announced for 2019 SEC Media Days

The Southeastern Conference has provided the coaching line-up for the 2019 edition of SEC Media Days. The event will take place July 15-18 at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover. Alabama head coach Nick Saban will headline the event’s third day on Wednesday, July 17. Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn is slated…