Today is … National Trivia Day.
Today’s Crimson Tide Schedule
Crimson Tide Results
No games scheduled
Did You Notice?
• JaMychal Green had 14 points and five boards off the bench as the Nuggets beat the Timberwolves 124-109 in Minneapolis.
• The Chicago Cubs signed pitcher Adam Morgan to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.
• None of the major services name an All-American at long-snapper, so this is like being named player of the year at your position by experts who know what they're talking about:
On This Date in Crimson Tide History:
January 4, 1926: The Alabama football team was welcomed back to Tuscaloosa by celebrating fans and scores of telegrams from all over the South after defeating Washington in the Rose Bowl, 20-19. Among the messages was one from Tennessee governor Austin Peay: "I join with the people of Tennessee in hearty congratulations on the great victory won by the football team of the University of Alabama." – Bryant Museum
January 4, 1994: Derrick Henry was born in Yulee, Fla.
January 4, 1999: Collin Sexton was born in Marietta, Ga.
January 4, 2007: Nick Saban was introduced as Alabama's head coach.
Crimson Tide Quote of the Day:
“I think everybody should take the attitude that we're working to be a champion, that we want to be a champion in everything that we do. Every choice, every decision, everything that we do every day, we want to be a champion.” Nick Saban during his introductory press conference at Alabama on this date in 2007.