Ben Jones is joined by Cecil Hurt to talk about Alabama’s first berth in the NCAA tournament since 2012. The Crimson Tide will play against Virginia Tech on Thursday in Pittsburgh with the winner likely facing Villanova on Saturday.

Topics on this podcast include:

  • What worked well for Alabama at the SEC tournament
  • Donta Hall’s status for the NCAA tournament
  • How the Tide matches up with the Hokies
  • If Alabama has met expectations for this season
  • Final Four picks and tournament dark horses

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