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Today’s Crimson Tide schedule
Women’s basketball: Alabama at Arkansas, 7 p.m., CT
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Yesterday’s Crimson Tide results
No games scheduled
Did you notice?
• Alabama swimmer Luke Kalisak received a Today’s Top Ten Award during the NCAA’s Honors Dinner in Orlando, Fla.The award recognizes 10 student-athletes who have completed their athletic eligibility for their success in competition, in the classroom and in the community. Kaliszak's selection marks the eighth time in 10 years an Alabama student-athlete has received the award, one of the NCAA highest honors.
• The No. 21-ranked Alabama men’s tennis team was picked to finish fifth in the Southeastern Conference men’s tennis coaches’ preseason poll. The Crimson Tide returned all 10 players from a year ago, when Alabama made it to the Round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007.
• The attached video is a recent tour of Alabama’s facilities, which includes a foot scanner to pinpoint a players' shoe size.
On this date in Crimson Tide history:
January 24, 1938: Alabama's freshmen and reserves were told by Coach Frank Thomas to be ready to report for spring football in 10 days. Lew Bostick of Birmingham and Vic Bradford of Memphis, Tenn., were chosen as captain and alternate captain, respectively, for the '38 season.
Crimson Tide quote of the day:
"Alabama's cornerbacks don't impress me one bit. They're overrated. Real men don't play zone defense and we'll show them a thing or two come January 1." -- Miami receiver Lamar Thomas before the '93 Sugar Bowl, which was dominated by the Crimson Tide, 34-13