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.
The SEC wins the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, 5-4. This is just the second time the SEC has won in the challenge's eight year history, with the first coming in 2018. No. 5 Texas-Kentucky was canceled because of COVID-19 problems with the Wildcats.