One could make the argument that the two most disappointing teams in the SEC will meet in the season finale for each on Saturday when Alabama travels to College Station to face the Texas A&M Aggies. Both teams enter under.500 in theShow More Summary
The Alabama men's basketball team is on high alert. Currently mired in a three-game losing streak, this young team must find a way to get back on track in their final home game of the season Tuesday night vs the Florida Gators. Alabama...Show More Summary
Dominez Burnett - Highlights (2016/2017): The original Bevo Francis Award winner, Dominez Burnett. These are highlights from his professional rookie season, where he was the top American scorer in the Czech Republic.
Kyle Steigenga - Cornerstone University - State of Michigan's all-time leader in points: Really neat tribute to Kyle Steigenga, who just broke the state of Michigan’s all-time scoring record.
Larry Holley Records Win # 900 (January 11, 2018)
The Alabama men's basketball team will take their fourth crack at a true road win on Saturday when they travel to Baton Rouge to face the LSU Tigers. Alabama enters with a 2-2 record in conference, while the Tigers have a surprising 2-1 start to league play, thanks to back-to-back road wins at Texas A&M and Arkansas. Show More Summary
ESPN 2015 Silent Night Feature: In honor of tonight’s famed Silent Night game at Taylor University, here’s an ESPN feature on one of college basketball’s finest traditions.
USF, Derek Hinen no. 1 on SportsCenter: Did you check out the highlights from the University of St. Francis vs. Marian double-overtime thriller? ESPN sure did, as the combination to two buzzer beaters for St. Francis landed #1 on ESPN’s Top 10 list.
2017 Larry Smith Award Presentation to winner George Tinsley: Enjoy watching the video of the presentation of the Larry Smith Award to Kentucky Wesleyan legend, George Tinsley.
After settling for LIU's Steinberg Wellness Center for their first game in Brooklyn, the Alabama men's basketball team will now play a game at the actual Barclays Center in what is actually known as the Barclays Center Classic. DJC gave a thorough breakdown of the problems with this event in his recap so I'll leave it at that. Show More Summary
They Could Really Play The Game - 113 points: This morning, I have the honor to speak at the Bevo Francis Classic. What a thrill! If you don’t know the story, well, it’s one of the greatest stories in the history of our great game. Here’s a short video that provides a little glimpse of the story of Bevo Francis and the Rio Grande Redmen from 1952-54:
The 2018 recruiting class gained another commit on Wednesday when Diante Wood, a 3-star guard from Anniston, Alabama, committed to Alabama. Wood is a two-time class 1A player of the year, and he has won three straight state titles at Sacred Heart High School. Show More Summary
This post is going up late so I'm sure most of you know by now that Jared Butler - a top 100 guard in the class of 2018 - committed to Alabama earlier tonight. This is another recruiting win for the staff. They identified Butler early before his stock rose over the last year. Show More Summary
The schedule really picks up in December. Assuming our guys can hold their own in November, the team will have a chance to solidify their non-conference resume with five opponents that could be in the NCAA Tournament come March.Before we get into that, some news and notes from this past weekend. Show More Summary
Avery Johnson spoke to the media for the first time in preparation for the 17-18 season. Topics covered included the Kobie Baker situation, Riley Norris has a hip injury (Avery says he's week to week in his recovery), one-and-dones,Show More Summary
Don Meyer Tribute Video: This is just wonderful!
It's seven weeks from the official start of the 2017-18 season, but recruiting never ends. The staff is currently on the road paying visits to recruits in the 2018, 19 and 20 classes. I've been doing my best to keep up with it all, but the day job comes first. Show More Summary
2017 State of Small College Basketball Address
2017 State of Small College Basketball Address: Here it is! The 2016-17 State of Small College Basketball Address! Enjoy, share and spread the word!
Happy weekend, people. I promised a recruiting post. I'm writing a recruiting post. Full disclosure: I am a novice when it comes to recruiting. I don't follow it closely. Everything written here was researched in the last few days. For...Show More Summary