Friday, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced that Alabama’s men's basketball coach Nate Oats was named to the late-season watch list for the 2023 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s Coach of the Year, a prestigious honor awarded to the most outstanding coach in college basketball.
For the first time this season, Alabama came up short against an SEC opponent with its 68-59 loss to No. 10 Tennessee on the road Wednesday.
The University of Alabama basketball team is now the top-ranked team in the country. This marks the second time in program history that Alabama has been ranked first overall.
Normally when you hear “Iron Bowl” you think of Alabama and Auburn battling it out on the gridiron, but with Auburn’s hiring of Bruce Pearl, and Alabama’s hiring of Nate Oats, their respective schools are more than just “football schools” now, they play some high level basketball as well.
The No. 3 Alabama Crimson Tide remained hot in SEC play with a 97-69 blowout victory over the Florida Gators.
The University of Alabama basketball team moved up to No. 3 in the nation, while Auburn University's basketball team fell out of the Associated Press top 25 college basketball poll for the first time in 33 weeks.
Faulkner head coach Scott Sanderson gets his 500th win as a college head coach and Alabama A&M dominates SWAC leader Southern to highlight the day in college basketball.
The No. 4 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide remained perfect in SEC play, defeating LSU 79-69.
The Alabama Board of Trustees met in Birmingham Friday morning to discuss Alabama basketball head coach Nate Oats’ contract, and agreed on an extension and a raise.
After the embarrassing loss to Oklahoma, coach Nate Oats said that Alabama had lost their edge, but it’s safe to say that the Crimson Tide got their edge back, dominating Vanderbilt 101-44.
In just their second game being ranked the No. 2 team in the nation, Alabama lost to Oklahoma 93-69 in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
In their first game as the number two ranked team in the nation, Alabama had to overcome a horrendous first half to defeat the Mississippi State Bulldogs, 66-63.
With Alabama’s win over Missouri 85-64, and Texas A&M’s loss to Kentucky Saturday, the Crimson Tide took sole possession of first place in the SEC standings.
During a Wednesday appearance on "The Next Round," former Auburn basketball star and NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley called Alabama's basketball team "the best team in the country."
Despite off-the-court distractions, Alabama was able to battle adversity and remain unblemished in SEC play, with a 78-66 win on the road against Vanderbilt.
Tuesday, more details were released in regard to the arrest of former Alabama basketball player Darius Miles. Miles was one of two men charged with capital murder of Janea Jonae Harris, 23, of Birmingham, in a deadly shooting that occurred early Sunday morning on The Strip in Tuscaloosa.
Monday afternoon, Alabama basketball head coach Nate Oats met with the media for his regularly scheduled press conference ahead of Tuesday’s game with Vanderbilt, but the coach didn’t receive a single question on the upcoming game.
The University of Alabama basketball team is back in the top five, while the Auburn basketball team continues to hang in the top 25, according to this week's Associated Press top 25 college basketball poll,
Saturday, No. 7 Alabama put together another impressive game, blowing out Kentucky 78-52 and advancing their SEC record to 3-0 for the first time since the 1986-87 season.
The University of Alabama and Auburn University basketball teams both remain in the top 25 in the country.
On Wednesday, another difficult opponent was put in front of Alabama, and once again they responded.