From boxing and track & field to baseball and football, the state of Alabama has produced some of the greatest athletes in United States history. Here are some of the most notable stars from the "Heart of Dixie."
Former Alabama point guard Kira Lewis was drafted No. 13 by the New Orleans Pelicans. Lewis becomes the highest drafted Alabama basketball player since Collin Sexton was selected eighth overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018 draft.