One of the planes that took the Crimson Tide from Tuscaloosa to Miami, Fla. where they'll compete in the BCS national championship game. Source: Neal Posey
(RNN) - Alabama and coach Nick Saban failed in their quest to win a third BCS National Championship last year, but the Crimson Tide did land the No. 1 recruiting class in the nation for the third straightMore > The Southeastern Conference had seven of the top 10-ranked college football recruiting classes after 2014 Signing Day. More > Here is what we learned from watching SEC teams play in bowl games.More > Here is what we learned from watching SEC teams play in bowl games.More > (RNN) - Oklahoma beat Alabama in the Sugar Bowl and one Crimson Tide fan tried to beat up an Oklahoma fan in a wild altercation that was caught on video. The tension builds Thursday night at the New OrleansMore > An unidentified, irate Alabama fan threw herself over a row of Oklahoma fans to get at a young man she had been arguing with in a moment captured on video.
(RNN) - Three Southeastern Conference schools will have to pay fines for having fans rush the field after big wins, and another must pay up for a longtime, loud tradition that violates a noise rule. AuburnMore > Auburn has to cough up $5,000 for fans storming the field after its Iron Bowl win; Mizzou, Ole Miss and Mississippi State were also fined for excessive fan celebration and noise, the Southeastern Conference announced Friday.More > The Heisman Trophy will be awarded in New York on Saturday night to a player in one of the deepest classes of finalists in the history of the award.More > Jameis Winston won the award with 668 first-place votes, ahead of second-place winner AJ McCarron of Alabama.More > NICK SABAN MACK BROWN BONES DO NOT ASSIGN(RNN) - Nick Saban has been mentioned as Texas' top target to replace the embattled Brown, and the speculation reached a fever pitch the past week when reportsMore > Nick Saban has agreed to a multiyear contract with the University of Alabama.
SAN ANTONIO, TX (RNN) - Texas football coach Mack Brown briefly addressed his status on Thursday at the press conference for the Alamo Bowl, where the 8-5 Longhorns will play Oregon on Dec. 30. The coach,More > The future of embattled Texas coach Mack Brown could be decided as early as tonight, according to a report in the Austin, TX, Statesman. That would heat up speculation that Alabama's Nick Saban may replace him.
(RNN) - I would start with something like, "Guess what day it is…" but that's probably getting old, and it's not original. It sounds better coming from a camel, anyway. No, my friends, there is no needMore > Spin the crystal balls, and break out the low-cut dresses. It's time for an awards show fit for the king of all college football conferences.More > Brian tries to convince George that it's worth his time to watch any bowls besides the Rose Bowl and BCS Championship Game. Here's a hint: he needs to work on his persuasion skills.More > Although there are six candidates for the Heisman Trophy, the choice for us is clear - Jameis Winston or AJ McCarron.More > (RNN) - Gil Brandt of NFL.com and ESPN radio host Paul Finebaum are reporting that Alabama's Nick Saban is in contract negotiations with the university for a contract extension that would pay him $7 millionMore > Reports are swirling that Alabama football coach Nick Saban has a contract extension on his desk from Alabama. Meanwhile, conflicting reports coming from Texas say that coach Mack Brown may be on his way out this week.
They were stashed in a plastic tote and left along the highway to perish. Ten tiny puppies, all alive and well tonight, after being rescued and turned over to the KC Pet Project Animal Shelter. "He thoughtMore > They were stashed in a plastic tote and left along the highway to perish. Ten tiny puppies are all alive and well after being rescued and turned over to the KC Pet Project animal shelter.More >
Police are trying to identify a baby after the child's body was found near the University of Central Missouri campus in Warrensburg.More > Police are trying to identify a baby after the child's body was found near the University of Central Missouri campus in Warrensburg.More > UMMC officials are giving insight on how a Holmes County man could be declared dead when he, in fact, was not. 78-year-old Walter "Snowball" Williams, who has a history of congestive heart failure,More > 78-year-old Walter "Snowball" Williams, who has a history of congestive heart failure, was pronounced dead last Wednesday in his home in Lexington. Williams was later found to be "alive" at the morgue inside a body bag.More >
A violent road rage incident sent two people to the hospital when a truck slammed into them.More > A violent road rage incident sent two people to the hospital when a truck slammed into them.More > Bullhead City arrests Several Arizona family members face child and animal neglect charges after a search warrant revealed a house full of 22 dogs and five children who were not allowed to go outside for several months. BullheadMore > Bullhead City police noted there was an overwhelming smell of urine and feces when they served the warrant Tuesday afternoon at the home in Bullhead City Tuesday afternoon.More >
A student suffering from a head injury has been hospitalized after a fight at Grandview High School. Grandview police said two students, ages 14 and 17, had an altercation about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday whichMore > A student suffering from a head injury has been hospitalized after a fight at Grandview High School.More > (WMC-TV) - More than 1,000 Action News 5 Facebook fans are rallying around a mother who feels Facebook is discriminating against photos she posted on the social media network of her son. Grayson JamesMore > UPDATE: A Mid-South mother has been banned from Facebook for the photos she posted of her newborn son.
Lawmakers in the embattled Crimean region of Ukraine have decided to hold a referendum March 16 on whether Crimea should become part of Russia.More > Lawmakers in the embattled Crimean region of Ukraine have decided to hold a referendum March 16 on whether Crimea should become part of Russia.More > A building in the Freight House area of downtown Kansas City caught fire Wednesday.The fire was first reported about 4:30 p.m. near West 22nd Street, about two blocks west of Main Street. It's unknownMore > Fiorella's Jack Stack Barbecue in the Freight House area of downtown Kansas City caught fire Wednesday.More > Travolta mispronounced Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars Sunday night.More > Travolta mispronounced Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars Sunday night.More >