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Head coach reassigned for administrative role

In one of his first moves as athletic director, Bill Battle announced Monday that Crimson Tide women’s basketball head coach Wendell Hudson has been reassigned to an administrative position within the athletic department and will not return as head coach of the women’s team for the 2013-14 season. “Today’s ...

Women's basketball head coach reassigned to administrative athletics position

In one of his first moves as director of athletics, Bill Battle announced on Monday that Crimson Tide women’s basketball head coach Wendell Hudson has been reassigned to an administrative position within the Department of Athletics and will not return as head coach of the women’s basketball team ...

Priess leads Tide to NCAA-best 28 Regional wins

Ashley Priess admitted she was a little frustrated about not competing in the all-around throughout the season. She said she was antsy to compete and felt like she was ready earlier this year, but trusted the judgment of her coaches and waited her turn with every passing week. Priess and the coaching ...

Coleman Coliseum to house regional gymnastics meet

The two-time defending NCAA Champion Alabama gymnastics team is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional Championships, which will be held in Coleman Coliseum Saturday at 6 p.m. The Crimson Tide will host No.

Remembering a Legend: Mal Moore 1939-2013

Jay Barker?s last conversation with Mal Moore went like many they had during Barker?s career as quarterback for The University of Alabama in the early 1990s while Moore was offensive coordinator for the Crimson Tide. Moore, as Barker recalls, spent much of the time asking how Barker was doing rather ...

Tide faces long odds to play for title shot

The Alabama men’s basketball team showed flashes of brilliance and looked completely inept during stretches of the 2012-2013 season. The season began with a 6-0 start that included winning the 2K Sports Classic with a 22-point rout of Villanova, who is considered an NCAA tournament team.

No. 5 Tide to travel to face No. 4 LSU

Head coach Sarah Patterson and her gymnastics teams have visited Baton Rouge, La., many times to battle the LSU Tigers, but the six-time national championship-winning coach recalls one meeting where things got a little out of hand. After fans heckled her team endlessly during some of their routines, ...

Patterson credits strength coach for team's power

Communication is the key for Travis Illian and the gymnasts he trains. When he gets the gymnasts as freshman, their bodies are programmed to think more is better, and training for 40 hours a week is mandatory.