Alabama Sports

Larry Porter named assistant coach at Auburn

Source: Auburn Athletics

Larry Porter, a 21-year coaching veteran and two-time national recruiter of the year, has been named tight ends/H-backs coach and recruiting coordinator at Auburn, head coach Gus Malzahn announced Saturday. Porter spent the previous three years at North Carolina. “I want to thank Coach Malzahn for giving me and my family the opportunity to be a part of the Auburn…

Central boys eliminate Smiths Station from postseason, to play Auburn for top seed

The Central boys have punched their ticket to the Regional Semi-Finals in Montgomery. The Red Devils beat Smiths Station Thursday night in the Area Tournament, 72-60.  The win advances them to the Area Finals and automatically gives them a spot in the Regional Semi-Finals. The Red Devils will now play Auburn Saturday night for seeding in the Regional Tournament. Tip-off…

Glenwood basketball celebrates State Championships by cutting down nets

A championship celebration at Glenwood Schools on Wednesday afternoon as both basketball teams were honored for winning AISA-AAA state championships. Both teams walked the halls in what the school calls the “Championship Walk”. They then attended a ceremony in their gym where players took park in something we normally see during March Madness. The Multiplex in Montgomery is used by…

Falcons Name Steve Sarkisian Offensive Coordinator

ALABAMA BEGINS SEARCH FOR REPLACEMENT

Less than 48 hours after a loss to the Patriots in Super Bowl 51, the Falcons named Steve Sarkisian new offensive coordinator for the departed Kyle Shanahan Tuesday. Sarkisian comes to Atlanta after serving as Alabama offensive coordinator for the Crimson Tide’s national championship loss to Clemson. Prior to a brief stint in Tuscaloosa Sarkisian had been the head coach…