Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Basketball – WKU bounces back to defeat Alabama State 79-74 in season opener

The Hilltoppers and Hornets get ready for the opening tip. (Drew Toennies) “Our guys found a way to stay together when they’re down. And they’ll learn a lot from that. That game can carry and help...

Houston basketball recruiting: Five-star PF Jarace Walker picks Cougars over Alabama, Auburn

Getty Images Houston landed its highest-rated commitment of the 247Sports era on Thursday, when five-star power forward Jarace Walker picked the Cougars over Alabama and Auburn. Walker is ranked the No. 13 overall player in the...

Alabama basketball recruiting: Four-star PF Noah Clowney is second big commitment of day for Crimson Tide

247Sports Alabama picked up its second top-100 basketball commitment of the day on Monday, when four-star power forward Noah Clowney announced his commitment to the Crimson Tide live on CBS Sports HQ. Clowney’s commitment follows a...

JD Davison helps Alabama basketball close out ULL in charity exhibition

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — After a brief showcase Friday night, the most anticipated Alabama basketball team in recent memory made its debut in front of Crimson Tide fans Sunday inside of Coleman Colesium. No. 14 Alabama is...

Toughest college basketball schedules 2021-22: Alabama, UNC, Gonzaga face difficult nonconference slates

The countdown to college basketball season is going by quickly as teams begin taking the court this weekend for exhibition games in anticipation of opening day on Nov. 9. For some programs, the sense of urgency...

Georgia now No. 1 in the NCAA Re-Rank 1-130 ahead of Iowa, Cincinnati after Alabama loss

Much can change in one week. Georgia is the new and unquestioned No. 1 in the USA TODAY Sports NCAA Re-Rank 1-130, replacing an Alabama team that held the top spot from the preseason until Saturday...

Alabama basketball recruiting: Five-star PG Jaden Bradley, a top-20 recruit, commits to Crimson Tide

Jon Lopez/Nike EYBL Alabama and Nate Oats have things rolling on the recruiting trail again. The latest coup came Thursday as five-star prospect Jaden Bradley, the 18th ranked prospect in the 247Sports Composite in 2022, picked the...

College basketball recruiting: Arkansas beats out Alabama for five-star class of 2022 guard Nick Smith Jr.

247Sports Arkansas landed one of its highest-rated basketball commitments of the 247Sports era on Wednesday, when five-star combo guard Nick Smith Jr. committed to the Razorbacks over Alabama, Auburn and Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Smith, an Arkansas native,...