Tourism leaders at the Convention and Visitors Bureau were hopeful to land somewhere between $6 and $10 million. Today, they are all smiles and now estimate the tourney led to a $10.3 million economic impact.
Alabama head coach announced at Monday’s press conference that freshman defensive back Tony Mitchell “has been suspended from the team and all team activities” following an arrest in Holmes County, Florida last week.
Jahvon Quinerly scored 24 points, Brandon Miller made the clinching free throws with six seconds left and No. 2 Alabama rallied from a 17-point deficit before beating archrival Auburn 90-85 in overtime
Kevin Steele will return to the Crimson Tide coaching staff as defensive coordinator, and Tommy Rees will join Alabama as their new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. In addition, Austin Armstrong has been added as the new inside linebackers coach.