In what felt like a late-season game, Alabama rallied for a 77-76 win over UT Arlington. The Crimson Tide used defensive intensity and a dominating performance from freshman guard Collin Sexton to flip the script. Sexton scored 29 as Alabama came back from being 12 points down to capture the win. The Crimson Tide is now 4-0.
Alabama basketball (3-0) moved into the top 25 of the AP poll following an undefeated start to the season. Alabama comes in at No. 25.
After Alabama’s win over Lipscomb, freshman John Petty said he needed to be more aggressive with his shot. He delivered in Alabama’s 104-67 win over Alabama A&M.
Alabama defeated Jacksonville, 75-60, in front of nearly 2,000 fifth graders for the team's annual fifth grade fast break event.
Over 2,000 local fifth-grade students will get the chance to watch the Alabama women's basketball team up close on Thursday when it hosts the Jacksonville Dolphins in its annual Fifth Grade Fast break game.
It was a highly anticipated home debut, and Alabama delivered. The Crimson Tide took down Lipscomb, 86-64, in a game that featured a myriad of highlight reel plays from a reinvented squad.
One of Alabama’s most anticipated players will make his debut for Alabama basketball. Five-star freshman Collin Sexton will finally get the chance to play a game in an Alabama uniform against Lipscomb on Tuesday night. On Monday, head coach Avery Johnson confirmed that Sexton will start for Alabama in the team’s home opener.
The Alabama women’s basketball team will host the Utah Utes (1-0, 0-0 Pac-12) Monday at 7 p.m. in Coleman Coliseum.
Curry said the team did a good job contesting shots and making the Lady Bulldogs uncomfortable, partly due to a full-court press Alabama employed.