Crimson Tide Roll Call: Feb. 26, 2020
Today is ... 2-and-26
Today's Crimson Tide schedule
- Baseball: Middle Tennessee State at Alabama, 3 p.m, CT, Watch, Live Stats
- Softball: Alabama at UAB, 6 p.m, CT, Watch, Live Stats
Crimson Tide results
BamaCentral Daily Video
Did you notice?
- Donta Hall made his NBA debut for the Detroit Pistons. He played 15 minutes, scoring four points, grabbing four boards, and dishing one assist.
- Former Alabama baseball standout Spencer Turnbull made his Spring Training debut for the Detroit Tigers, pitching two innings and striking out four batters.
- Running back Jerome Ford, who transferred from Alabama last month, was granted a wavier and will be eligible to play at Cincinnati immediately. He has three years of eligibility remaining.
- Mary Goostree, wife of long time Crimson Tide athletic trainer Jim Goostree, passed away last Sunday. The funeral is at 2 p.m. this Thursday at First Baptist Tuscaloosa with visitation set from 12-1:45 p.m.
- Levi Randolph and his 21 points led the Canton Charge over the College Park Skyhawks.
Countdown to the Crimson Tide's 2020 opener
On this date in Crimson Tide history:
February 26, 1907: Member of the 1937 Alabama football team and actor, Dub Taylor, was born.
February 26, 1921: Riggs Stephenson, a second-team All-American fullback for the Thin Red Line football teams, signed a baseball contract with the Cleveland Indians. The 22-year-old native of Akron, Ala., joined his close friend Joe Sewell with the major league champions.
February 26, 1978: Allison Thomas Stanislaus "Pooley" Hubert died in Waynesboro, Ga.
Crimson Tide quote of the day:
"I'll never give up on a player regardless of his ability as long as he never gives up on himself. In time he will develop." – Paul W. “Bear” Bryant