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Tide women’s basketball has different expectations for road games

Last season Alabama women’s basketball took a big step forward on the road. Now coach Kristy Curry hopes last year’s success will translate to one of her team’s strengths.  It all started with a game-winning 3-point shot at the buzzer...

Petty shatters 3-point record in easy UA win

John Petty has only played three official basketball games for the University of Alabama and he has already rewritten at least one important line in the record books. Petty, a freshman guard from Huntsville, poured in 30 points, making 10...

Time for young Tide players to shine

Injuries can create difficulty for an athletic team. They can also create opportunity. With Alabama forwards Braxton Key (knee) and Riley Norris (hip) out for the early portion of the Crimson Tide schedule, two freshmen — Alex Reese and Galin...

Tide women’s basketball downs Jacksonville

More than 2,000 fifth graders from Tuscaloosa City and County schools descended upon Coleman Coliseum for the annual 5th Grade Fastbreak game to cheer the Alabama women’s basketball team to a 75-60 victory over Jacksonville University on Thursday. Senior Ashley...

No better leader for Tide than ‘Mother Hen’

The Alabama women’s basketball team is flooded with leaders, but one senior stands above the other five. It’s fifth-year forward Ashley Williams, or as her teammates call her, 'Mother Hen.' There’s no denying what Williams has been able to accomplish in...

Tide rolls as Sexton debuts with 22

The curtain officially opened on the Collin Sexton Show on Tuesday night, although Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson wanted to make sure that no one forgot about the co-stars. Sexton, the Crimson Tide’s highly touted freshman guard, scored 22 points...

PHOTOS: Alabama Men Open With A Win Over Lipscomb

Collin Sexton headlined an impressive freshman class as Alabama defeated Lipscomb in their home opener.

Alabama women’s basketball defeats Utah

Meoshonti Knight and Shaquera Wade carried Alabama to a 65-60 victory over Utah on Monday night. It was a forgettable first half for coach Kristy Curry’s team. Alabama (2-0) shot just 29 percent from the floor, and trailed 30-25 on the scoreboard...

Sexton set to start in UA home opener

University of Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson said Monday that freshman guard Collin Sexton would not only be available for Tuesday night's game against Lipscomb -- but that he would see action immediately. “Collin will be in the starting lineup,”...

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