Saban has been transparent about his love for basketball and how much he enjoys playing in the afternoons with his staff and other members of the Alabama athletic department. Saban hinted that he may be ready to get back to the hardwood after undergoing a hip replacement in the spring of 2019.
Alabama sophomore infielder Savannah Woodard was named SEC Softball Newcomer of the Week by the conference this week. The award was created this season specifically for sophomores who had their 2020 seasons cut short due to COVID-19.
Former Alabama and now New York Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams has suffered a broken bone in his foot. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that Williams will face a surgery that will keep him out of action for 8-10 weeks.
Nick Saban, coming off his seventh total national championship, will join professional golfer Ernie Els for a tee-time at 9 a.m. Also making the drive from Tuscaloosa is Nate Oats, the Crimson Tide basketball coach that just led the team to a “Sweet 16” appearance.