Crimson Tide Roll Call: March 14, 2019

Your morning briefing on what's going on with the Alabama athletics, including full TV listings

Today is …

National Potato Chip Day. It’s also World Kidney Day.

Today’s Crimson Tide schedule

• Men’s Basketball: SEC Tournament

• Men’s tennis at Mississippi State, 3 p.m., CT

• Softball, Rainbow Wahine Classic: Alabama vs. Niagara, 5 p.m., vs. SIUE, 7:30 p.m.

How to watch, keep up with the Crimson Tide

• Men’s Basketball: SEC Tournament, Live Stats

• Softball, Rainbow Wahine Classic: Alabama vs. Niagara, 5 p.m.Live Audio, Live Stats, vs. SIUE, 7:30 p.m., Live Audio,Live Stats

Countdown to the Crimson Tide’s 2019 opener:

170 days

On this date in Crimson Tide history:

March 14, 1942: Former Alabama football player and Vanderbilt assistant coach Paul W. Bear Bryant was commissioned in the United States Navy as a second lieutenant. Bryant served as athletic director in the physical program of the Bureau of Aeronautics. – Bryant Museum

Crimson Tide quote of the day:

"All I know is, I don't want to stop coaching, and I don't want to stop winning, so we're gonna break the record unless I die." – Paul W. “Bear” Bryant, when asked if he would break Alonzo Staggs record of 314 college wins.