Alabama Basketball

Tide hoops to play Oklahoma in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

By WVUA 23 Sports Reporter Drew Pavan The SEC announced Thursday that Alabama's men's basketball team will face the University of Oklahoma Sooners in the 10th annual SEC/Big 12 Challenge. In last year's SEC-Big 12 challenge, the Tide defeated No.4…

Tider Insider: May 17, 2022

Gary Harris and Rodney Orr discuss the positives and negatives of the N.I.L in college sports. We discuss on what we think the NCAA can do to regulate N.I.L deals. Also we discussed…

Davison, Ellis represent Alabama at NBA Draft Combine

By WVUA23 Digital Reporter Mason Smith University of Alabama basketball players JD Davison and Keon Ellis are among the 76 players invited to the 2022 NBA Draft Combine, happening May 18 to 20 in Chicago. Davison, the former Calhoun High…

NBA draft prospects: Where will Tide players end up?

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant The NBA Draft is inching up by the day, with more top college prospects declaring for the draft with hopes of fulfilling their lifelong dream, but the gamble for teams is always taking…

Keon Ellis announces plans for upcoming NBA draft

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant University of Alabama senior guard Keon Ellis has made the decision to move on to the next level with the announcement he is signing with an NBA agency. EZ Sports posted the news…

Alabama men's basketball lands new transfer to bolster roster

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant After losing multiple players to the transfer portal, Alabama men's basketball finally reeled in their first transfer player who can help them compete once the new season rolls around. The former Ohio University…

Jaden Shackelford declares for NBA Draft

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday University of Alabama guard Jaden Shackelford has announced he is declaring for the 2022 NBA Draft with the intention to sign with an agent. https://twitter.com/jayunooo/status/1510743366358736899?s=20&t=CVaZnBTVs69RUETliY3StQ Shackelford declared for the draft last season but…

Alabama women's basketball lands transfer Sarah Ashlee Barker

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday University of Alabama women's basketball added a transfer guard Monday with a familiar last name. Sarah Ashlee Barker, daughter of former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, decided to transfer to Tuscaloosa to play for…

Alabama women's basketball ends decent year with close loss

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday University of Alabama women's basketball team season came to an end Sunday after being defeated by South Dakota State, 78-73, in the WNIT Quarterfinals. The Crimson Tide finish the season 20-14, 6-10 SEC.…

Alabama women's basketball punch ticket to Quarterfinals

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant The University of Alabama women's basketball team defeated the Houston Cougars in a rollercoaster of a game 79-64 Thursday evening. Alabama came into the game with a little more confidence after beating Houston…

Alabama basketball season recap

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday University of Alabama men's basketball season came to an end Friday after falling to Notre Dame, 78-64, in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Crimson Tide finished the season 19-14, 9-9…

Alabama guard announces end of collegiate career

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant One of Alabama basketball's most beloved guards is calling his college career quits. Jahvon Quinerly said he's officially played his last game for the Tide. Quinerly played two years for the Tide after…

Four Tide players make All-SEC honors ahead of the tournament

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant. The SEC announced  the 2022 edition of the postseason awards Tuesday, with four players from the University of Alabama Men's basketball team making All-SEC honors. Jaden Shackelford leads all players while enjoying his…

Alabama basketball prepares for SEC Tournament

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday Alabama basketball dropped its last two games of the regular season and now turns its attention to the SEC Tournament. The Crimson Tide were defeated by the Texas A&M Aggies at home 87-71,…

Alabama basketball looks to extend winning streak

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday Alabama basketball will be looking to extend its winning streak to three games Wednesday, the Crimson Tide are set to host Texas A&M in its final home game of the season. The Aggies…

Alabama basketball looks to bounce back Tuesday

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday Alabama basketball will be looking to bounce back this week from its 90-81 loss to No. 4 Kentucky at Rupp Arena on Saturday. The Crimson Tide will travel to Nashville on Tuesday to…

Alabama guard surges for freshman of the week honor

By  WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant Glory days are back in the Crimson Tide men's basketball locker room with some headlines to celebrate for another week. While the team made it back into the AP Top-25, their prized point…

Alabama basketball returns to AP Top 25

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday After being unranked for the past five weeks, Alabama basketball made its return to the latest AP Top 25 Poll. The Tide roll in at No. 25. The Crimson Tide have won its…