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  1. Alabama Crimson Tide reverse Daisha Simmons decision, will suppor...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Alabama announced Tuesday it will support a waiver to allow women's basketball player Daisha Simmons to compete this season at Seton Hall. The issue is now expected to return to the NCAA for review.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2014
  2. Raises a necessary part of retaining Saban

    Alex Scarborough

    During a sit-down interview with ESPN three weeks ago, Alabama athletic director Bill Battle was kind enough to retrace the how and why of Nick Saban's new contract, which became official Tuesday afternoon. It was, as it turns out, a tedious proce...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  3. SEC lunchtime links

    Sam Khan Jr.

    The weekend is almost here. Before you take off, take a minute to peruse the news and notes from around the league in Friday's links, which include some Nick Saban video, early signing period and playoff talk, transfer news and more. If you haven...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  4. SEC tradition matters but isn't the end-all

    Chris Low

    The SEC traditionalists can take solace. The eight-game league schedule will remain in place, as well as the permanent cross-divisional foes. That means Alabama and Tennessee will continue to play every year along with Auburn and Georgia, two of t...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
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  6. Tide weathering storm of Saban rumors

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The road to the interstate hasn't yet been blocked. Flights still leave the airport daily. Gas stations regularly pump unleaded for around $3 a gallon. And the grocery stores here remained stocked with canned goods and water. I...

    Blog | December 11, 2013
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  8. Alabama Crimson Tide cancel Michigan State Spartans series

    Alabama has canceled a planned home-and-home series with Michigan State in 2016 and 2017.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2013
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  10. D.J. Fluker among five SEC players to have received extra benefit...

    Five Southeastern Conference football players, including former Alabama All-American tackle D.J. Fluker, might have received impermissible benefits prior to completing their collegiate careers.

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2013
  11. SEC staying at eight for two more years

    Chris Low

    To nobody's surprise, the SEC has decided to stick with eight conference games for 2014 and 2015, but the presidents and chancellors will then review future scheduling beginning in 2016. The translation: By 2016, the SEC will be playing nine confe...

    Blog | May 31, 2013
  12. Lunchtime links

    Edward Aschoff

    I already miss the sea breeze down in Destin ... The new College Football Playoff will shake up the SEC's bowl tie-ins. Nick Saban, Steve Spurrier and Les Miles rank within the top 10 of The Sporting News' coach rankings. Missouri's top recru...

    Blog | May 31, 2013
  13. Tougher SEC schedules appear inevitable

    Edward Aschoff

    DESTIN, Fla. -- SEC coaches might have voted 13-1 to keep an eight-game conference schedule, but they could be getting more than they bargained for down the road. For now, the eight games are safe and so is the 6-1-1 scheduling format, but with th...

    Blog | May 30, 2013
  14. Playoff selection committee possibilities

    Chris Low

    SEC commissioner Mike Slive says he wants "football expertise" on the selection committee that will pick the four teams for the College Football Playoff starting in 2014. The most intriguing component in the whole move to a playoff remains the mak...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  15. Alabama Crimson Tide reassign coach Wendell Hudson to administrat...

    Alabama has reassigned women's basketball coach Wendell Hudson to an administrative role.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2013
  16. Battle to keep moving Alabama forward

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Bill Battle won't begin the task of replacing former Alabama athletic director Mal Moore with a splash. By the looks of it, he's not one to rock the boat. The 71-year-old former player, coach and businessman said he's not deter...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  17. Bill Battle officially named Alabama AD

    Edward Aschoff

    Alabama made things official on Friday by announcing that Bill Battle will be the new athletic director. Battle takes over for Mal Moore, who resigned because of health reasons this week after being a part of the university since the late 1950s. ...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  18. Lunchtime links

    Edward Aschoff

    So how is your bracket doing? Defensive line battles to watch at Auburn this spring. Mississippi State wastes no time in preparation for 2013. Texas A&M wide receiver Malcome Kennedy is helping to put Cayuga on the map. LSU's football t...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  19. Alabama Crimson Tide hire Bill Battle as athletic director

    Alex Scarborough

    Bill Battle was hired as Alabama's athletic director Friday, coming out of semi-retirement at 71 to return the school that has won the last two national football titles.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2013