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The Crimson White

Serving the campus of the University of Alabama since 1894

The Crimson White

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Alabamas Charles Bediako (14) throws it down in the Crimson Tides 103-101 four-overtime victory over the No. 1 North Carolina Tar Heels on Nov. 27 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland, Ore.

No. 18 Alabama wins quadruple-OT thriller against No. 1 North Carolina

November 28, 2022

It wasn’t pretty. It certainly wasn’t without frustration, but in the end, the Alabama Crimson Tide came out on top in college basketball’s "game of the year" to date.  On Sunday night, No. 18...

Alabama guard Jaden Bradley (0) looks to get to the basket in the Crimson Tide’s 82-67 loss to the UConn Huskies on Nov. 25 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland, Ore.

No. 18 Alabama falls to No. 20 UConn in PKI semifinals

November 26, 2022

In the city of roses, the Alabama Crimson Tide wilted at the hand of self-inflicted errors.  On Friday night, No. 18 Alabama fell to the No. 20 University of Connecticut Huskies 82-67 behind a disastrous...

Alabama guard Brandon Miller (24) drives past a defender in the Crimson Tides 81-70 win over the No. 12 Michigan State Spartans on Nov. 24 at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore.

Miller shines, No. 18 Alabama knocks off No. 12 Michigan State

November 25, 2022

Every so often, a player comes along that captures the audience of college basketball fans nationally. A special talent that NBA scouts flock to see, and one that transcends the game in which he plays.  In...

No. 18 Alabama heads to Portland for the Phil Knight Invitational

No. 18 Alabama heads to Portland for the Phil Knight Invitational

November 24, 2022

In many parts of the country, Thanksgiving means family, food and football. To college basketball junkies, Feast Week means something more — an opportunity to see some of the nation’s best compete...

Alabama guard Mark Sears (1) shoots a 3-pointer in the Crimson Tides 104-62 victory over the Jacksonville State Gamecocks on Nov. 18 at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

No. 18 Alabama blows out Jacksonville State behind near-record breaking offensive showcase

November 19, 2022

In what was a clear, chilly night in Tuscaloosa, Brandon Miller and company made it rain.   On Friday, No. 18 Alabama rolled Jacksonville State University 104-62 behind the wings of a monstrous 21-for-46...

No. 18 Alabama sets sights toward Jacksonville State

No. 18 Alabama sets sights toward Jacksonville State

November 18, 2022

Nate Oats’ Crimson Tide team is 3-0 to start the season for the second consecutive year.  After defeating the University of South Alabama Jaguars 65-55 on Tuesday night, Alabama men’s basketball...

Alabama forward Noah Clowney (15) looks to drive past his defender in the Crimson Tides 65-55 victory over the South Alabama Jaguars on Nov. 15 at the Mitchell Center in Mobile, Ala.

No. 18 Alabama subdues South Alabama in gritty road performance

November 16, 2022

On Tuesday night, No. 18 Alabama defeated the University of South Alabama 65-55 after an up-and-down showing which saw the Crimson Tide hold yet another opponent under 60 points.  Once again, freshman...

No. 18 Alabama set to take on South Alabama

No. 18 Alabama set to take on South Alabama

November 15, 2022

On Friday, Alabama (2-0) defeated Liberty University (1-1) 95-59 behind an impressive offensive showcase.   Now, as the Crimson Tide continues its hot start, it will be tasked with facing a lengthy...

Alabama guard Brandon Miller (24) gets back on defense in the Crimson Tides 95-59 victory over the Liberty Flames on Nov. 11 at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

No. 20 Alabama trounces Liberty in impressive fashion Friday night

November 11, 2022

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - On Friday night, Alabama defeated the Liberty University Flames 95-59 after a dominating offensive performance which saw the Crimson Tide (2-0) shoot 45% from 3-point land and 51% from...

No. 20 Alabama looks to move to 2-0 against Liberty Friday night

No. 20 Alabama looks to move to 2-0 against Liberty Friday night

November 10, 2022

On Monday, Alabama men’s basketball defeated Longwood University 75-54 behind the wings of an impressive defensive performance in its season opener. Now the Crimson Tide will take on the dangerous Liberty...

Alabama guard Brandon Miller looks at his opponent in the Crimson Tides 75-54 victory over the Longwood Lancers on Nov. 7 at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

No. 20 Alabama’s length, athleticism stifle Longwood

November 8, 2022

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – On Monday night, Alabama secured its first victory of the season over Longwood University in dominating fashion, 75-54.   The Crimson Tide outrebounded the Lancers 67-38, controlling...

No. 20 Alabama set to open regular season against Longwood

No. 20 Alabama set to open regular season against Longwood

November 7, 2022

Preseason No. 20 Alabama opens the season Monday night in Coleman Coliseum, against reigning Big South conference champion Longwood.  Picked to win the league once more by coaches, the Lancers return...

Alabama head coach Nate Oats and forward Noah Gurley speak with ESPN during SEC Tipoff 23 on Oct. 19 at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook, Ala.

Inside Alabama’s players only meeting following scrimmage loss to TCU

October 21, 2022

On Sunday, Nate Oats’ fourth year squad travelled to Fort Worth, Texas, to take on preseason Big 12 title favorite TCU. While center Charles Bediako and guard Nimari Burnett were out with minor injuries,...

Pitching staff rolls, Crimson Tide sweep softball doubleheader  

Pitching staff rolls, Crimson Tide sweep softball doubleheader  

October 16, 2022

On Saturday, Alabama softball posted a pair of shutouts against Georgia Tech, stifling the Yellow Jackets 1-0 and 4-0 at Rhoads Stadium in Tuscaloosa.  In the low-scoring game one, senior Ally Shipman’s...

Ranking the top 10 games on Alabama’s 2022 men’s basketball schedule

Ranking the top 10 games on Alabama’s 2022 men’s basketball schedule

September 29, 2022

Another year, another daunting slate.   Last season, the Crimson Tide fell short of their lofty preseason expectations after a 19-14 (9-9 SEC) performance that saw Nate Oats’ third year squad lose...

How the ‘Iron Bowl of Basketball’ became one of the fiercest rivalries in college basketball 

How the ‘Iron Bowl of Basketball’ became one of the fiercest rivalries in college basketball 

September 21, 2022

On a cold February evening in 2013, former Alabama head coach Anthony Grant rolled into Auburn Arena, sitting at 14-7 (6-2 SEC). Prior to the game, ESPN’s Joe Lunardi had listed Alabama as one of the...

Alabama wide receiver Kobe Prentice (80) shows emotion after making a play in the Crimson Tides 55-0 victory over the Utah State Aggies on Sept. 3 at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Newcomers shine in football’s victory over Utah State

September 3, 2022

It’s a familiar adage: Alabama doesn’t rebuild, they reload.  If Saturday night’s 55-0 victory over Utah State University was any indication, the Crimson Tide may have once again constructed...

Saban’s impact: How Tuscaloosa was forever changed 

Saban’s impact: How Tuscaloosa was forever changed 

August 17, 2022

Nov. 27, 2006.  Less than a year after the Crimson Tide finished a 10-2 season, The University of Alabama fired head coach Mike Shula.  Sitting at 6-6, interim coach Joe Kines was tasked with facing...

Alabama forward Brandon Miller (24) takes a jump shot in the Crimson Tides 89-77 victory over the Chinese National Team on August 12 in Paris, France.

Freshmen shine during men’s basketball’s foreign tour sweep

August 13, 2022

In 2017, Alabama head coach Avery Johnson inked a star-studded signing class of Collin Sexton, John Petty, Herb Jones, Alex Reese and Galin Smith.   Sexton, an electrifying point guard and highest-ranked...

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Ranking every game on Alabama’s 2022 schedule

August 8, 2022

With every new day, the 2022 college football season inches a bit closer. Last year, the Crimson Tide made it all the way to the College Football Playoff National Title game, but fell to the Georgia Bulldogs,...

Alabama guard Rylan Griffen (3) soars for a dunk in the Crimson Tides 108-64 victory over Spain Select on August 8 in Barcelona, Spain.

Griffen, Miller lead the way in men’s basketball’s victory over Spain Select

August 8, 2022

On Monday, Alabama men’s basketball used a balanced attack to win the first game of their 2022 foreign tour, defeating Spain Select 108-64.  While shooting statistics were inaccurately kept, the...

Miles, newcomers stand out at practice viewings

Miles, newcomers stand out at practice viewings

July 31, 2022

As the Alabama men’s basketball team prepares to depart for a European tour, head coach Nate Oats offered a closer look at a rebuilding program with two separate practice viewings.  After five players...

Men’s basketball set to take on Michigan State in Phil Knight Invitational

Men’s basketball set to take on Michigan State in Phil Knight Invitational

July 25, 2022

Alabama’s 2022-23 men’s basketball non-conference picture just got a little bit clearer.  In February, it was announced that the Crimson Tide would participate in the 2022 Phil Knight Invitational—...

NBA Draft 2022: Where did three Alabama hopefuls land?

NBA Draft 2022: Where did three Alabama hopefuls land?

June 24, 2022

For the third consecutive year, an Alabama basketball player has heard his name called at the NBA draft.  Alabama guard JD Davison was selected with the No. 53 overall pick by the Boston Celtics on...

Volleyball announces 2022 schedule

Volleyball announces 2022 schedule

May 24, 2022

After a disappointing 10-20 (2-16) campaign last season, Alabama volleyball is looking to hit the reset button.  On Tuesday, the Crimson Tide finalized their 2022 schedule. The newly announced slate...

Mens basketball adds St. Bonaventure graduate transfer Dominick Welch

Men’s basketball adds St. Bonaventure graduate transfer Dominick Welch

May 19, 2022

Alabama basketball’s roster overhaul continues. On Wednesday, the Crimson Tide landed a commitment from St. Bonaventure guard Dominick Welch. The 6-foot-5, 205-pound senior averaged 12.3 points and...

Canon Claycomb hits a shot in the NCAA Bryan Regional at the Traditions Club in Bryan, Texas.

Claycomb, Ponder fail to qualify for NCAA Championship

May 18, 2022

Alabama juniors Thomas Ponder and Canon Claycomb teed off for the opening round of the 2022 NCAA Men's Golf Bryan Regional on Monday with hopes of securing a championship nod. Despite a strong showcase,...

Baseball puts on offensive showcase in final midweek game at Jacksonville State Tuesday night

Baseball puts on offensive showcase in final midweek game at Jacksonville State Tuesday night

May 10, 2022

When they needed it most, the Alabama Crimson Tide (27-22, 10-14) put together a complete performance on offense. On Sunday, Brad Bohannon’s squad was embarrassed by now No. 17 LSU, 12-3. It was Alabama’s...

Alabama softball coach Patrick Murphy gives his induction speech at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame ceremony on May 7 at the Sheraton Birmingham Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama.

Murphy, Askins inducted into Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Saturday night

May 8, 2022

Alabama softball head coach Patrick Murphy and former men's basketball standout Keith Askins were inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame for the Class of 2022. The ceremony took place Saturday night...

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