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Saban still mum on starting quarterback

Nick Saban continues to ponder the quarterback situation. He did not name a starter during Monday's press conference. (Photo courtesy Unv Alabama Media Relations)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(September 1, 2015)

TUSCALOOSA - The media buzz started with the first question in Monday’s press conference at Alabama and even the last one referenced in passing the Crimson Tide’s quandary in selecting a starting quarterback for Saturday’s game with Wisconsin.

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Tamulis wins LPGA event at RTJ Capital Hill

Kris Tamulis waves to the crowd after a birdie on 17. She went on to win the 2015 Yokahama Tire LPGA Classic on Sunday. (Photo courtesy Todd Warsaw/Getty Images)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 31, 2015)

PRATTVILLE - Kris Tamulis was on the practice range when the final group hit the 18th green, ready to tie the Florida golfer and force a playoff.

Austin Ernst’s birdie try rolled past and Yani Tseng’s 10-foot shot lipped out, giving Tamulis her first-ever LPGA win at the Yokohama Tire Classic at Capitol Hill’s Senator course on Sunday afternoon.


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ASU to face Auburn in football in 2018

Contributed
(August 29, 2015)

Alabama State football will face Auburn for the first time in 2018, school officials announced Saturday.

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PREP RECAP: Elmore County earns comeback win; Park Crossing wins

St. James coach Jimmy Perry directs his team during Friday's loss to Elmore County. (Staff Photo)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 29, 2015)


Two plays meant winning or losing for Elmore County in a 24-17 victory over St. James at Carlisle Field on Friday night.

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Lee ends drought with win over Carver

Lee coach Tyrone Rogers and Carver linebacker Mack Wilson congratulate one another after the Generals' win over Carver on Thursday. (Staff Photo)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 28, 2015)

News spread quickly as Robert E. Lee built a 28-0 halftime lead against G.W. Carver on Thursday night at Cramton Bowl.

By late in the third quarter, 200 or so fans had clustered outside the wrought-iron fence on Madison Avenue, joining the estimated crowd of 10,000 inside the stadium in watching the Generals stumble briefly, then regain their balance en route to a 34-13 upset of the Wolverines.

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Smith plays big to lead Stanhope Elmore

At 5-foot-9, 180 pounds, B.J. Smith may not be the biggest running back, but the Stanhope Elmore senior has put up big numbers in the last two seasons. (Staff Photo)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 28, 2015)

MILLBROOK – He’s rushed for approximately 2,500 yards over the last two years, but it doesn’t seem to earn B.J. Smith the same reverence given to other 1,000-yard rushers.

The Stanhope Elmore High senior takes it all in stride, admitting his 5-foot-9, 180-pound frame is probably a large reason why people tend to overlook him.

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Carver's Wilson puts recruiting on hold, concentrates on season

Mack Wilson will lead the Carver Wolverines in its season opener on Thursday against Robert E. Lee. (Staff Photo)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 27, 2015)

Mack Wilson doesn’t say it, but he was hurt the day writers covering Auburn football wrote stories that the Tigers were no longer interested in recruiting him.

A month later, the G.W. Carver High star offers no emotion when asked what it was like to hear that you were no longer considered a good fit for a Southeastern Conference football program.
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AUM names Herlihy as new athletic director

Contributed
(August 27, 2015)

A leader with more than 25 years of experience in athletic administration, including nearly 12 years working at the NCAA Division II level, Jim Herlihy has been named the new Director of Athletics at Auburn University at Montgomery, Chancellor Dr. John G. Veres III announced Wednesday.

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Local college flavor adds to interest in Yokohama Tire Classic

Emily Talley is one of seven golfers from the University of Alabama in the field of the Yokohama Tire Classic this weekend. (Photo contributed)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 27, 2015)

The Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic returns to the Senator course at Capitol Hill for the eighth time and will feature four of the previous winners in the 2015 event.

Defending champion M.J. Hur won the event last year with a record-setting performance as she shot a 21-under to easily hold off Stacy Lewis.

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PRESS PICKS: Another week of Prep-only picks

Staff Report
(August 27, 2015)

With Week 0 in the books, the panel has its first set of standings.

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PREP CAPSULES: Everybody gets into the act this week

Staff Report
(August 27, 2015)

A handful of teams got the season underway a week ago.

Now everybody gets into the act.

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Tuskegee, ASU renew rivalry with September date

Contributed
(August 26, 2015)

One of the longest running series for the Tuskegee University football team will return in 2017 as the Golden Tigers will face Alabama State University on Sept. 2 in Montgomery.


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Latest Updates
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Saban still mum on starting quarterback
Tamulis wins LPGA event at RTJ Capital Hill
ASU to face Auburn in football in 2018
PREP RECAP: Elmore County earns comeback win; Park Crossing wins
Smith plays big to lead Stanhope Elmore
Lee ends drought with win over Carver
AUM names Herlihy as new athletic director
Carver's Wilson puts recruiting on hold, concentrates on season
Local college flavor adds to interest in Yokohama Tire Classic
PRESS PICKS: Another week of Prep-only picks

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Tuesday
Coll Socc - AUM (m) at Milsaps, 7 p.m.
Coll Socc - B'ham Southern at Huntingdon (m), 7:30 p.m.
Coll Socc - Milsaps at AUM (w), 2 p.m.
SL Base - Biscuits at Mobile (D-Backs), 7 p.m.
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Thursday
HS Foot - Dothan at Park Crossing, 7 p.m. (Cramton Bowl)
HS Foot - Northside at SMCA, 7 p.m.
Coll Socc - Judson at Huntingdon (w), 7 p.m.
SL Base - Birmingham (White Sox) at Biscuits, 7 p.m.
 
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