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Sportsvisions Invites Area Coaches to Leadership Seminar

Attention all local high school football Coaches, Athletic Directors and Principals: Sportsvisions invites you to join them Friday, June 23rd 9:00am to 1:00pm at the Columbus State University Lumpkin Center President's Club for the "The Stay Ready Foundation High School…

Southern Union's Jackson Hesterlee Lands National Honor

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Southern Union outfielder Jackson Hesterlee is the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Community College Athlete of the Year. A North Carolina signee, Hesterlee will be presented the statewide award at the organization's banquet Sunday night in Hoover,…

Auburn and Florida State to Play for Super Regional Spot

The Auburn baseball team needs to win Monday night if they want to stay alive in the NCAA DI baseball tournament. The Tigers will play top region seed Florida State at 7/6 pm CT in Tallahassee, Florida with the winner…

Auburn Announces General Public Ticket Sales Date

Auburn University has announced that the general public will be able to purchase season tickets for Auburn's seven home football games starting June 8th at 1:30pm CT. Auburn's home games are against Georgia Southern, Mercer, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Georgia,…

Auburn Baseball Advances to NCAA Regional Finals

The Auburn Tigers are one win away from a Super Regional berth. On Saturday night, the Tigers beat Tennessee Tech 5-3 in the Regional winner's bracket and earned a spot in the NCAA Regional Finals. Casey Mize pitched a complete…

Auburn Baseball Wins First NCAA Region Game

The Auburn baseball team started off Region play in the NCAA DI baseball Tournament with a win. The Tigers are the #3 seed in the region and beat #2 seed UCF, 7-4 on Friday afternoon. The game was played in…

Central Names Kehoe Head Baseball Coach

Central has named AJ Kehoe as new varsity head baseball coach. The announcement comes just over a week after former head coach Bobby Howard resigned following back-to-back playoff appearances. Kehoe served…

Alabama Names Bohannon Head Baseball Coach

Alabama has named Brad Bohannon the program's 32nd head baseball coach.  Athletic Director Greg Byrne made the announcement Thursday morning. “I am excited to announce that we have reached an agreement with Brad…

Lanett Football Proving School Size Doesn't Matter

It's been a busy off-season for Lanett football players Trikweze Bridges and Kristian Story. They're two rising players at Lanett High School who've been getting a lot of attention on the recruiting trail.…

Lee Corso Signs Multi-Year Extension with ESPN

(AP) - ESPN has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with Lee Corso, the 81-year-old star of "College GameDay." Corso joined ESPN in 1987 and has been part of the popular college football Saturday pregame show ever since. His head-gear…

Several Dates Announced for SEC on CBS Lineup

The SEC on CBS will kick off its first season with Brad Nessler as lead play-by-play announcer on Sept. 9 when TCU visits Arkansas. CBS announced Tuesday the games it has already locked into its 13-week SEC schedule. Nessler is replacing…

Alabama Teen Shot And Killed

DOTHAN, AL - An Alabama teen and football standout has been shot and killed just days after his high school graduation. Nineteen-year-old Kendarrius Martin recently signed a national letter of intent to play football for a community college in Minnesota.…

Alabama-FSU to Open Season in Primetime

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama football’s season opener against Florida State in the 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game has been scheduled for a 7 p.m. CT start on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon. The Crimson Tide and Seminoles are scheduled…

NFL Pro Bowl Returning to Orlando in 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Pro Bowl will return to Orlando in 2018 for the second straight year. Orlando will host the Pro Bowl on Jan. 28, 2018, at 3 p.m. and the game will be televised on ESPN and…

Alabama's Braxton Key to Return for Sophomore Season

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama forward Braxton Key is returning for his sophomore season. Key announced the decision on Twitter Tuesday after considering turning pro. He had declared for the NBA Draft but didn't hire an agent. Key wasn't among the…

Dick Vitale Signs Contract Extension with ESPN

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — ESPN basketball analyst Dick Vitale has signed a contract extension with the network through the 2019-20 season. In adding a year to his previous deal, Vitale will be the main analyst on many network games, including…

SEC Baseball Tournament Bracket Announced

The SEC baseball bracket is set following the regular season. First round is a single elimination format and will begin Tuesday, May 23rd.   (11) South Carolina vs. (6) Vanderbilt at 10:30am ET (10) Missouri vs. (7) Texas A&M at…

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