CECIL HURT: It’s deja vu for Alabama basketball

Imagine you are on a journey. Imagine your journey is from one end of the state of Kansas to the other. On a tricycle. Into a headwind. You don’t encounter any high mountains or deep valleys. You don’t find yourself...

Alabama men’s basketball falls short to the LSU Tigers

The Alabama basketball team came down to needing to win the final 99 seconds against LSU on Saturday. It didn’t come close. https://youtu.be/w7CAzI5J7R0 After a short jump shot by Riley Norris pulled Alabama within a single point of No. 13 LSU...

High-stakes game for Crimson Tide against LSU

If things have gone well for a college basketball team, that team doesn’t have to find motivation in March. Motivation will find you. Alabama and LSU will be a perfect example in their Saturday morning matchup in Coleman Coliseum. The stakes...

Crimson Tide closes strong, takes key road win

COLUMBIA, S.C. | There is no substitute for effort but a dash of poise makes for a nice complement.  The Alabama basketball team displayed both on Tuesday night, breaking the familiar pattern of second-half fades and instead rallying from...

NCAA tournament spot depends on final four games, SEC Tournament

If there was ever a basketball team that could consider the past to be prologue, that would be this year’s Alabama Crimson Tide. Through 27 games, the consensus regarding Alabama’s hopes for a second consecutive NCAA Tournament bid depend squarely...

Alabama basketball hangs on down the stretch to beat Vanderbilt

The adage doesn’t always work but for Alabama basketball on Saturday, less was more. The “less”was less substitution as the Crimson Tide used just eight players against Vanderbilt and, while some fatigue was showing at the end, a fast start...

With three-game losing streak, it’s desperate times for UA basketball

Vanderbilt at Alabama Where: Coleman Coliseum When: Saturday at 5 p.m. Records: Vanderbilt 9-17, 0-13 SEC; Alabama 15-11, 6-7 SEC Broadcast: ESPNU Radio: 95.3 FM Desperation. That is the word being thrown around amid the Alabama men’s basketball team's three-game losing streak, which is the season's...

CECIL HURT: NCAA hopes barely alive, what about Alabama’s heart?

For all the obituaries that have been written about the Alabama men’s basketball team’s season — you couldn’t call them eulogies, given the angry tone of 99 percent of the social media commentary and at least one newspaper column...

PODCAST: Future of Avery Johnson & Alabama basketball

Ben Jones and Cecil Hurt sit down to discuss questions about Alabama basketball. The Crimson Tide has lost three straight games and grumblings about Avery Johnson are becoming more prevalent. They discuss Johnson's buyout, the possibility of a coaching...

Alabama basketball falls apart against Texas A&M

The good news? After two straight games that were over by halftime, the Alabama basketball team held a lead going into the second half. The bad news? The final 12 minutes. And it wasn’t just bad news, but was an...
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