Crimson Tide Roll Call: Jan. 16, 2020

Christopher Walsh

Today is … National Nothing Day. A day when Americans don’t have to observe, celebrate or honor anything (ok, it kind of seems like a contradiction to us, but we like different).

Today’s Crimson Tide schedule

No games scheduled

Crimson Tide results

Men’s basketball: Alabama 83, Auburn 64

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Did you notice?

• Tua Tagovailoa is having some fun back home this week.

• Alabama women’s basketball signee Myra Gordon of Hurst L.D. Bell in in the Dallas, Texas, area, has been nominated to play in McDonald’s All-American Game.

• After being waived by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Levi Randolph had his contract re-acquired by the franchise’s G-League team, the Canton Charge.

Countdown to the Crimson Tide’s 2020 opener

233 days

On this date in Crimson Tide history:

January 16, 1990: All-American linebacker Keith McCants declared he was entering the NFL draft in April and would not be back for his senior year. McCants' announcement ended a season-long speculation that he would not return for his senior year.

January 16, 1995: Jonathan Allen was born in Anniston, Ala.

Crimson Tide quote of the day:

“Lee Roy was the best college linebacker, bar none. He would have made every tackle on every play if they had stayed in bounds.” – Paul W. “Bear” Bryant on Lee Roy Jordan, who played in Super Bowl VI on this date in 1972, a 24-3 victory for the Cowboys over the Dolphins.

We’ll leave you with this …