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    Kentucky beats Alabama 81-71 behind Washington's 16 points

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-02-17 22:29:34 GMT
    (Source: University of Alabama)(Source: University of Alabama)

    PJ Washington scored 16 points, Kevin Knox added 13, and Kentucky beat Alabama 81-71 on Saturday to end a four-game slide.

    PJ Washington scored 16 points, Kevin Knox added 13, and Kentucky beat Alabama 81-71 on Saturday to end a four-game slide.

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    Donta Hall had 20 points and eight rebounds, including some powerful dunks, to lead Alabama to an 80-65 win over LSU on Tuesday night.

    Donta Hall had 20 points and eight rebounds, including some powerful dunks, to lead Alabama to an 80-65 win over LSU on Tuesday night.

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    (Source: WBRC video)(Source: WBRC video)

    The following is a press release from the University of Alabama Athletics: TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – University of Alabama head baseball coach Greg Goff officially announced the addition of Terry Rooney to the Crimson Tide coaching staff on Friday evening.

    The following is a press release from the University of Alabama Athletics: TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – University of Alabama head baseball coach Greg Goff officially announced the addition of Terry Rooney to the Crimson Tide coaching staff on Friday evening.

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

The Alabama Crimson Tide will face the Notre Dame Fighting Irish for the national college football championship.

The matchup was officially announced Sunday night on ESPN when the final BCS rankings were released. The BCS ranking at the end of the season determines which two teams will play for the national championship at the Discover BCS National Championship Game in Miami, FL, on Jan. 7, 2013.

The BCS also announced the other four BCS matchups:

Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO
January 1, Pasadena, CA
Stanford vs. Wisconsin

Discover Orange Bowl
January 1, Miami, FL
Florida State vs. Northern Illinois

Allstate Sugar Bowl
January 2, New Orleans, LA
Florida vs. Louisville

Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
January 3, Glendale, AZ
Kansas State vs. Oregon

 

Here is this week's BCS top 10 rankings:

1) Notre Dame
2) Alabama
3) Florida
4) Oregon
5) Kansas State
6) Stanford
7) Georgia
8) LSU
9) Texas A&M
10) South Carolina

 


The BCS rankings are determined by computer rankings, the AP Poll, and the USA Today Coaches' Poll. Those three are equally weighted in the BCS rankings.

Earlier Sunday, the Associated Press and the USA Today Coaches polls were released. The following shows the team ranking:

AP Top 25 for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012

1) Notre Dame
2) Alabama
3) Ohio State
4) Florida
5) Oregon
6) Georgia
7) Kansas State
8) Stanford
9) LSU
10) Texas A&M
11) South Carolina
12) Oklahoma
13) Florida State
14) Clemson
15) Oregon State
16) Northern Illinois
17) UCLA
18) Utah State
19) Michigan
20) Boise State
21) Northwestern
22) Louisville
23) Nebraska
24) San Jose State
25) Kent State



USA Today Coaches' Top 25 for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012

 

1) Notre Dame
2) Alabama
3) Oregon
4) Florida
5) Georgia
6) Kansas State
7) LSU
8) Stanford
9) Texas A&M
10) South Carolina
11) Oklahoma
12) Florida State
13) Clemson
14) Oregon State
15) Boise State
16) Northern Illinois
17) Northwestern
18) Louisville
19) UCLA
20) Utah State
21) Nebraska
22) Michigan
23) Wisconsin
24) San Jose State
25) Texas

 

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  • Andy Kennedy steps down as Ole Miss basketball coach, effective immediately

    Andy Kennedy steps down as Ole Miss basketball coach, effective immediately

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-02-19 16:27:30 GMT
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    Andy Kennedy, the winningest basketball coach in Ole Miss history, has stepped down as head coach of the program effective immediately.

    Andy Kennedy, the winningest basketball coach in Ole Miss history, has stepped down as head coach of the program effective immediately.

  • Waters' field goal gives LSU 64-63 win over Missouri

    Waters' field goal gives LSU 64-63 win over Missouri

    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:00 PM EST2018-02-18 02:00:41 GMT
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    Tremont Waters made a shot in the lane with 19 seconds remaining in the game to give LSU a 64-63 Southeastern Conference victory against Missouri on Saturday.

    Tremont Waters made a shot in the lane with 19 seconds remaining in the game to give LSU a 64-63 Southeastern Conference victory against Missouri on Saturday.

  • Bulldogs remain perfect, win SEC regular season title

    Bulldogs remain perfect, win SEC regular season title

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-19 04:00:43 GMT
    MSU led 36-25 at intermission and went on to win it 76-55 to remain perfect and win the SEC regular season title for the first time in program history.  "It just doesn't get any better than that, y'all," Vic Schaefer said following Sunday night's win over Texas A&M. "It's very, very special. To win a Southeastern Conference Championship, it takes something very special from each of them, and I'm really proud of them." Copyright 2018 M...
    MSU led 36-25 at intermission and went on to win it 76-55 to remain perfect and win the SEC regular season title for the first time in program history.  "It just doesn't get any better than that, y'all," Vic Schaefer said following Sunday night's win over Texas A&M. "It's very, very special. To win a Southeastern Conference Championship, it takes something very special from each of them, and I'm really proud of them." Copyright 2018 M...
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