The Morning Briefing: September 14, 2018

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Your daily dose of what's going on with the Crimson Tide, including full TV listings.

Todays Crimson Tide schedule

Mens golf: at Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational

Mens tennis: hosting Crimson Tide Four-In-The-Fall (fall opener with Memphis, Miami, Oklahoma, Princeton, Rice, Tulane and Tennessee).

Volleyball: hosting Crimson-White Tournament, vs. Alabama 10 a.m. CT, vs. No. 15 Purdue, 7 p.m.

Swimming: vs. Delta State, diving 2 p.m., swimming 4:30 p.m.

How to watch the Crimson Tide

Mens golf: at Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational, Live scoring

Volleyball: vs. South Alabama Live Video, Live Stats; No. 15 Purdue, 7 p.m. Live Video, Live Stats

Football: Alabama at Ole Miss, 6 p.m. CT, Saturday, ESPN, Live Audio

Yesterdays Crimson Tide results

Soccer: Ole Miss 1, Alabama 0 (SEC opener)

Did you notice?

Although former Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley was carted off the field during the Ravens 34-23 loss to the Bengals on Thursday night, he reportedly only had a bone bruise.

Not only is the Alabama swimming and diving team opening its 2018-19 season Friday against Delta State at the Alabama Aquatic Center, but its the first meet of the NCAA season.

The mens golf team will face Oklahoma State since the Cowboys won the national title on their home course, as 10 of the 14 teams competing in this weekends Olympia Fields Country Club/Fighting Illini Invitational are ranked in the Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Preseason Top-25 Poll.

New York Giants safety Landon Collins was quoted as saying about Sunday nights game against the rival Dallas Cowboys: "If we stop Zeke (Elliott) and just put the ball into Dak's hands, I think we have a better shot at winning." Former Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott responded Thursday with two words: Challenge accepted.

On these dates in Crimson Tide history

September 14, 1974: Calvin Culliver rushed for 169 yards, including a 73-yard touchdown run, as Alabama edged Jerry Claiborne's Maryland Terps, 21-16. A fake punt by Richard Todd sustained a fourth-quarter drive that gave the Crimson Tide an insurmountable 21-9 lead. Bryant Museum

Crimson Tide quote of the day:

I just waxed the dude. Defensive back Rory Turner on his game-saving tackle of Auburns Brent Fullwood in the 1984 Iron Bowl.

How to watch this weeks college football games

Includes games with ranked teams, SEC teams, local teams or prominent broadcasts:

Friday, September 14

Georgia State at Memphis, 6 p.m., ESPN

Saturday, September 15

No. 5 Oklahoma Iowa State, 11 a.m., ABC

Kent State at No. 11 Penn State, 11 a.m. FS1

No. 18 UCF at North Carolina, 11 a.m., ESPNU (cancelled)

No. 21 Miami at Toledo, 11 a.m., ESPN2

Troy at Nebraska, 11 a.m., Big Ten Network

Florida State at Syracuse, 11 a.m., ESPN

Murray State at Kentucky, 11 a.m., SEC Network

UTEP at Tennessee, 11 a.m., SEC Network

East Carolina at No. 13 Virginia Tech, ACC Network (cancelled)

Tulane at UAB, noon, Stadium/Facebook

UC Davis at No. 9 Stanford, 1 p.m., Pac-12 Network

Vanderbilt at No. 8 Notre Dame, 1:30 p.m., NBC

Georgia Southern at No. 2 Clemson, 2:30 p.m., ESPN2

BYU at No. 6 Wisconsin, 2:30 p.m., ABC

No. 12 LSU at No. 7 Auburn, 2:30 p.m., CBS

No. 14 West Virginia at N.C. State, 2:30 p.m., ESPNU (cancelled)

No. 17 Boise State at No. 24 Oklahoma State, 2:30 p.m., ESPN

SMU at No. 19 Michigan, 2:30 p.m., Big Ten Network

Colorado State at Florida, 3 p.m., SEC Network

North Texas at Arkansas, 3 p.m., SEC Network

San Jose State at No. 20 Oregon, Pac-12 Network

No. 1 Alabama at Ole Miss, 6 p.m., ESPN

Texas State at South Alabama, 6 p.m., CBSSN

Alabama A&M at Cincinnati, 6 p.m., ESPN3

Middle Tennessee at No. 3 Georgia, 6:15 p.m., ESPN2

Louisiana at No. 16 Mississippi State, 6:30 p.m., SEC Network

UL Monroe at Texas A&M, 6:30 p.m., SEC Network

Marshall at South Carolina, 6:30 p.m., ESPNU (cancelled)

No. 4 Ohio State at No. 15 TCU, 7 p.m., ABC

No. 22 USC at Texas, 7 p.m., Fox

No. 10 Washington at Utah, 9 p.m., ESPN

No. 23 Arizona State at San Diego State, 9:30 p.m., CBSSN