Find general news about various issues concerning the University of Alabama, former faculty or athletes, and the surrounding community in the state of Alabama.
It started innocently on Facebook and is blossoming into the state’s next fashion fad. “Can I get a Roll Tide?” Slap that question, written in white, on a crimson t-shirt and watch out. That’s what Justin Crisler of Huntsville has discovered. He maintains a popular Facebook site known as “Can I get a Roll Tide?” and, given that more than 20,000 people have “liked” the page, Crisler thought the group needed a t-shirt. But now the whim has turned into a cause. Crisler is now soliciting donations to send the t-shirts to soldiers overseas on a second Facebook page: TideforTroops.
The two coaches were visiting Tuscaloosa for a football camp.
Kristen Saban has asked a court to throw out the lawsuit filed after a 2010 fight with a sorority sister.
Newly hired Alabama assistant Kelvin Sigler treated for non-life threatening injuries after Tuscaloosa shooting
The former Blount High coach joined Nick Saban’s staff in March.
The magic of computer game technology just might have been taken too far. The new EA Sports NCAA Football 2013 “Heisman Challenge” feature allows the user to take a superstar player from one school and let him play for another. On the surface this would seem harmless and even somewhat interesting. But when it comes down to the bitter rivalries of the SEC and other major conferences, things could get a bit contentious.
The Gamecocks’ two-time national champion baseball coach Ray Tanner will be South Carolina’s next athletic director, said a person familiar with the move.
The daughter of University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban is being sued by a sorority sister who claims the two got into a fight over a Facebook post after a night of drinking.
BJCC board member is raising money for statue, which would be political dynamite
After an interview Wednesday morning, the University of Alabama board of trustees voted on and hired Guy Bailey as the school’s new president. He replaces Robert Witt, who was named chancellor of the UA System back in March.
The University of Alabama placed 87 student-athletes from nine different teams on the Southeastern Conference’s Spring Academic Honor Roll.
One could hardly make better preparation to be a sports reporter than has Miami native John Garcia, Jr., who now brings his skills to BamaMag.com as recruiting expert.
South Carolina’s Eric Hyman has left after seven years to guide Texas A&M’s transition into the Southeastern Conference as the Aggies new athletic director.
The SEC has announced which student-athletes from each school will be participating in the conference media days next month. Most surprising is that Alabama will not be bringing quarterback A.J. McCarron and LSU will not be bringing cornerback Tyrann M…
Three Arkansas players have pleaded not guilty to felony charges tied to the burglary of their fellow students’ room.
An Alabama fan accused of poisoning two landmark oak trees at rival Auburn should not have to stand trial near the Auburn campus, especially since the defendant’s reported confession was published by the student newspaper, his lawyer argued Wednesday.