Alabama Sports

Corey Maggard selected as a finalist for 2018 National Assistant Golf Coach of the Year

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Auburn’s Corey Maggard has been named a finalist for the 2018 Jan Strickland Award presented by TaylorMade, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced Wednesday. The Strickland Award is presented to the NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA or NJCAA assistant coach that has excelled in working with their student-athletes both on the course and in the classroom. Maggard…

Auburn Breaking Out of Slump, Alabama’s Struggles Continue

AHEAD OF THE IRON BOWL OF BASEBALL, AUBURN IS CREATING OFFESNE AND ALABAMA'S STRUGGLES CONTINUE

The Auburn baseball team is pulling themselves out of a slump.   Tuesday night their bats came alive to give the pitching staff some support as they took on UAB. It was the 10th game this season that the Tigers scored double digit runs. When the tigers score 5 or more runs this season they’re 19-0. As for Alabama, they…

No. 2 Auburn Set to Compete at 2018 NCEA Championship

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

The No. 2 seed Auburn equestrian team caps the 2017-18 season at the National Collegiate Equestrian Association National Championship held April 18-21 at the Extraco Events Center in Waco, Texas. “We’re in a good situation right now,” head coach Greg Williams said. “The team is has been doing a good job at focusing on what you can control and they…

SEC Championship Begins Wednesday For Auburn Women’s Golf

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

The 20th-ranked Auburn women’s golf team will make it 34th appearance in the SEC Women’s Golf Championship this week at Greystone Golf & Country Club in Birmingham. The tournament runs Wednesday-Sunday, and admission is free. New this season, the tournament has expanded to five days in a format similar to that of the NCAA Championship. All 14 teams will play…

Auburn Men’s Basketball Hires Wes Flanigan As Assistant Coach

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Former Auburn standout Wes Flanigan has returned to his alma mater to join the men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach, head coach Bruce Pearl announced Monday. Flanigan was most recently the head coach at the University of Arkansas Little Rock for the past two seasons. “Auburn basketball is very fortunate to have been able to attract and welcome home…

No. 45 Alabama Men’s Tennis Drops Final Regular Season Match at No. 27 South Carolina, 4-3

SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA ATHLETICS

The Alabama men’s tennis team’s comeback fell just short after dropping a hard-fought match 4-3 to No. 27 South Carolina at the Carolina Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon and then continued on Monday morning. With the match tied at 3-3, it was up to freshman Riccardo Roberto to win the match for the Crimson Tide (16-11, 2-10 SEC), but he could…

Auburn Men’s Basketball Hires Wes Flanigan As Assistant Coach

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Former Auburn standout Wes Flanigan has returned to his alma mater to join the men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach, head coach Bruce Pearl announced Monday. Flanigan was most recently the head coach at the University of Arkansas Little Rock for the past two seasons. “Auburn basketball is very fortunate to have been able to attract and welcome home…

Former Alabama Football Players Blake Sims and Christion Jones Run Football Camp

EUFAULA NATIVE COURTNEY UPSHAW HELPS OUT WITH THIS YEAR'S CAMP

Former Alabama quarterback Blake Sims and wide receiver Christion Jones held a football camp at Jeff Davis this weekend. This is the third year that the camps have been going on at multiple locations across the state. Eufaula native and former Alabama linebacker Courtney Upshaw was also in attendance to help out Sims and Jones. For Sims, the time spent with the kids is much…

Alabama QB Jalen Hurts Working On Passing Game This Spring

HEAD COACH NICK SABAN WANTS HURTS TO FOCUS ON EXECUTING THE PLAY RATHER THAN RELY ON ATHLETIC ABILITY

Alabama’s starting quarterback last season Jalen Hurts has had no trouble this spring. Head coach Nick Saban has liked the way he has come along this offseason focusing more on his passing game. Looking back at his stats last year he wound up averaging just over 60 rushing yards per game. While that gave the Tide an edge, coach Saban wants…

Alabama Football Preparing For Golden Flake A-Day Game

QB TUA TAGOVAILOA POSSIBLY OUT FOR SPRING GAME

The countdown to the national champions spring game whines down as we are just six days away from Alabama’s Golden Flake A-Day Game. For the Tide, the goal going into their spring game is for players to have the right attitude and focusing on bettering themselves for the team according to head coach Nick Saban. One player that might be…