"The Tide celebrated a little too much in the final minutes. Seldom-used reserves Jason Reese and Shawn Taylor were both whistled for technical fouls for hanging on the rim, and even Gottfried couldn’t restrain a grin after the 6-foot-2 Reese’s dunk." http://espn.go.com/ncb/recap?gameId=250610333
"I want to make people wait," he said. "The longer I make them wait, I see who really wants me to come there."Fox Sports If you had money on "prima donna", you may now collect your winnings.
Depending on what the Tide do the rest of the way, they could very well earn themselves a way into the NCAA tournament on the strength of their conference performance alone.We've got another huge game coming up on Thursday at Vanderbilt. ESPN
And Alabama -- yes, Alabama -- is now very much in the at-large discussion thanks to the Tide's SEC-best 6-1 conference record.I, for one, am shocked. ESPN's bubble watch
Alabama goes on the road against Tennessee and Vanderbilt in tough environments this week, but if Grant's group can find a way to pull off one upset, they sit on the precipice of a potential shocking regular season title.CBS Sports
"Alabama is just fun to watch," Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl said. "Terrifically athletic. I think probably the most athletic frontline in the league. They've obviously dominated their opponents on the inside."USA Today
"Jon Gilbert told me if we win the SEC championship, he's gonna personally pay the fine for all of you to come out on the court," Grant said.from Scarbinsky's article about Coach Grant's visit to the Birmingham Tip-off Club link
For a clean championship...
the FBI has requested a meeting with a key figure in the Cam Newton college football recruiting controversy to find out if, "young men are being shopped to colleges."This story continues to get more interesting... link to TMZ post
Boise State smashed Wyoming 51-6. Wyoming nearly beat Air Force and Air Force nearly beat Oklahoma. You're telling me Boise State couldn't beat OU?I hate to post crap like this to RBR, but this article is so stupid it's laughable. Not a proud moment for Rick Reilly. source
It's starting to feel real now...