Senior at the University of Alabama, majoring in Communication Studies with a minor in Consumer Science. I grew up in Georgia until I moved to Hoover, Alabama right before high school, where I then graduated from Hoover High School in 2017. I am a passionate sports fan who also loves music, and I freelance audio engineering in my free time.
Lunardi Has Alabama As A 1 Seed For 2022 Tourney
Joe Lunardi is the expert of all experts when it comes to college basketball. He like many others, have recently made their way too early brackets for the 2022 NCAA Tournament. Alabama lands at a #1 seed, and Lunardi also had them 2nd overall in the entire field. The expectations will be high for this new squad for the Crimson Tide, following a historic season for the program lead by 2nd year head coach Nate Oats.
Donta Hall Shines In Magic Debut
Former Alabama basketball star Donta Hall, took on a new challenge Wednesday night as he made his debut for the Orlando Magic. Hall signed a 10 day contract on April 13th. This is now his third appearance on an NBA roster after first playing for the Brooklyn Nets and the Toronto Raptors. Hall finished his debut with 7 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 blocks, and 1 steal.
Former 5-Star Nimari Burnett Commits To Alabama
Former 5-star guard in the 2020 recruiting class has transferred to Alabama from Texas Tech. Nate Oats hauls in another 5-star McDonald's All-American, making it a three headed monster in the back-court. Burnett joins the other All-Americans on the Crimson Tide with, Jahvon Quinerly and 2021 recruit J.D. Davison. This is now the second addition to the 2021 roster this week for Oats.
Nick Saban Had Strong Words For Offensive Coaches
Nick Saban had an interesting comparison when talking about offensive coaches around the country. "You guys are all apart of the Taliban man" when speaking towards the offensive coaches. Claiming the evolution of offense in football keeps him from sitting still. The analogy brought in some laughs from the rest of the zoom attendees, as they know how much coach Saban cherishes his defense.
Former 5-Star Nimari Burnett Leaning Towards Tide
Nate Oats and Alabama seem to be the favorites to land former 5 star Nimari Burnett. Burnett has entered the transfer portal after one season with Texas Tech. The 6'4 guard would add to a dynamic back-court to pair up with Jd Davison who is also a 5 star in the 2021 class.
Kenyan Drake Signs Two-Year Deal With Raiders
Former Alabama running back Kenyan Drake signed a two year deal that is worth up to $14.5 million with the Las Vegas Raiders. The Raiders now add their second Alabama running back to the team. Drake joins Josh Jacobs to make one of the leagues best running back duos.
Tide’s Jahvon Quinerly Wins SEC Tournament MVP
Jahvon Quinerly was named SEC Tournament MVP after a weekend of dominating off the bench for the Crimson Tide. The transfer star showed why he was named a 5 star McDonald's All American coming out of high school. Quinerly finished the tournament averaging 15.6 points per game and 3 assists coming off the bench.
Nate Oats Named Semifinalist For Coach Of The Year
Alabama Basketball Coach Nate Oats is one of ten semifinalist for the Naismith Men's College Coach Of The Year.
The Houston Rockets Have Waived Demarcus Cousins
Former Mobile native, Demarcus Cousins has been waived by the Houston Rockets. Both parties mutually agreed to part ways according to ESPN. Cousins was given $2.3 million in guaranteed money from the Rockets, but will now look for other interested teams to join.
Is Mac Jones Draft Stock Rising The Most?
Mac Jones was not close to being considered for a first round pick when he first entered the 2020 season. Now following a historic season, Jones has been among the best quarterbacks in the country putting up record performances. After the Senior Bowl, people are starting to wonder if he should be considered more than just a first round pick.