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December 17, 2014


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Joe Medley: A belated salute to our great centers

Here’s a long-overdue salute to a well-manned position in the Alabama-Auburn-Jacksonville State football universe.

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Wednesday 12/17/2014
Alabama practice report: Offensive lineman still absent as Tide dons full pads
Updated: December 17, 2014 - 2:51 pm

TUSCALOOSA -- Alabama returned to the practice field on Wednesday. The Crimson Tide wore full pads and worked inside to simulate the atmosphere it will experience in the New Orleans Superdome when they face Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl on Jan. 1.

Alabama basketball: Alabama blows big lead late, falls to Shockers
Posted: December 17, 2014

Alabama basketball truly let one slip away on Tuesday night.

Marq Burnett: Heisman should be renamed Best Quarterback Trophy
Updated: December 17, 2014 - 12:50 pm

Now that it’s been a few days since the Heisman Trophy was awarded, it’s time we rename the award to something that truly fits it: Best Quarterback Trophy.

Tuesday 12/16/2014
JSU women's basketball: Strain's 18 points not enough as Gamecocks fall at SCSU
Posted: December 16, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC. — After winning six in a row, the Jacksonville State women’s basketball team dropped its second in a row as the Gamecocks fell to South Carolina State 55-52.

College basketball: Gamecocks clamp down on nation’s leading scorer
Posted: December 16, 2014

JACKSONVILLE — For 37 straight games, UNC Asheville’s Andrew Rowsey has been terrorizing opponents. Heading into Tuesday night’s matchup against Jacksonville State, he was tied for the national lead in scoring at 24.4 points a game.

Prep roundup: White Plains boys net 10th victory
Posted: December 16, 2014

PLEASANT VALLEY --- Nathan Gilbert and Murphy Doss scored 12 points apiece to lead White Plains’ boys to a 68-33 victory over Pleasant Valley on Tuesday.

Prep basketball: Alexandria boys, Ohatchee girls victorious
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 11:27 pm

The Alexandria Valley Cubs boys’ basketball team defeated the Ohatchee Indians 70-37 Tuesday night.

Prep basketball: Oxford boys, girls fall to Gadsden City
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 11:25 pm

OXFORD -- Oxford’s search for anything to get it over the hump continued Tuesday night.

Alabama notebook: Scarbrough hits practice field
Posted: December 16, 2014

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama received somewhat of an early Christmas gift to start bowl practice Tuesday.

Auburn notebook: Dismukes named to AP All-America team
Posted: December 16, 2014

AUBURN --The accolades continue to pour in for Reese Dismukes.

Alabama football: It's about fundamentals as practice resumes
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 8:59 pm

TUSCALOOSA — The regular season is over, and Alabama has turned the page.

Auburn's Williams still mulling whether to stay or go
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 8:33 pm

AUBURN —Any words D’haquille Williams shares in reference to his future seem to have Auburn fans on the edge of their collective seats.

Thieves can ruin the outdoor experience
Posted: December 16, 2014

There are many variables in the outdoors that can change how we spend our time. Hunters and anglers contend with weather, equipment problems and other issues.

Basketball breakdown: Auburn (3-5) vs. Winthrop (4-4)
Posted: December 16, 2014

Pregame analysis of Auburn's basketball game against Winthrop.

JSU’s Holcombe first-team Walter Camp All-American
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 5:21 pm

JACKSONVILLE --- Jacksonville State senior center Max Holcombe was named to the Walter Camp's 2014 Football Championship Subdivision All-America team on Tuesday.

Alabama practice report: Former 5-star recruit Bo Scarbrough practices for the first time
Updated: December 16, 2014 - 4:29 pm

TUSCALOOSA -- Alabama opened bowl practice on Tuesday with the focus on fundamentals. The Crimson Tide worked inside in shells (shorts, shoulder pads, helmets).

Monday 12/15/2014
Friends, family try to make sense of Auburn player Mitchell’s death
Updated: December 15, 2014 - 11:49 pm

AUBURN — Jakell Mitchell always wanted his dad to do the talking.

Prep roundup: Croft, Dobbins pace Anniston victory
Updated: December 15, 2014 - 11:08 pm

Quinterious Croft and Marrio Dobbins each scored 16 points as Anniston High beat Fort Payne 74-52 at home Monday night.

Auburn football: Muschamp takes in his first practice
Updated: December 15, 2014 - 9:08 pm

AUBURN — New defensive coordinator Will Muschamp took in his first practice on Monday as Auburn began preparations for Wisconsin.

Joe Medley: C.J. Mosley delivers the right message
Updated: December 15, 2014 - 9:22 pm

Thank you, C.J. Mosley.

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