Alabama Sports

AHSAA basketball Region Finals schedule set

Area teams will be competing in the AHSAA Region Finals this week. Winners will earn a spot in the State Semi-Finals held in Birmingham. The 7A region finals will be held on Tuesday, February 21st at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome in Montgomery. Auburn vs. Central girls – 9AM CT Auburn vs. Central boys – 10:45 AM CT   The 5A region…

Alabama hires new offensive coordinator

Nick Saban bringing in Brian Daboll from New England

  Daboll named Alabama offensive coordinator(PHOTO: New England Patriots) Two weeks after Alabama head coach Nick Saban lost Steve Sarkisian to the Atlanta Falcons, the search for his replacement is over. On Monday Alabama announced the hiring of former Patriots tight ends coach Brian Daboll as offensive coordinator. Daboll comes to Tuscaloosa after winning his fifth overall Super Bowl with…

Loachapoka girls advance to AHSAA 1A Region Finals

The AHSAA 1A Region Semi-Finals took place Friday night in Montgomery. The Loachapoka girls are headed to the finals after beating Cornerstone, 67-42. Kaitlin Hill had 28 points in the win while Desiree’ Tyner added 24. Loachapoka will play Westminster-Oak Mountain out of Birmingham in the region finals. The Notasulga lost to Ellwood Christian, 48-47 in overtime. The region finals…

Lanett, LaFayette boys advance to AHSAA 2A Region Finals

The AHSAA 2A Regional Semi-Finals took place Thursday night with three area teams competing in Jacksonville, Alabama. The Lanett girls fell to Fyffe, 42-36 in overtime, eliminating them from the postseason. The Lanett boys came out victorious with a 64-45 win with Emmanuel Little leading the Panthers with 16 points. The LaFayette boys also won their game against Westbrook Christian, 58-53. Lanett…