Alabama Rumors & News

  • Bola Olaniyan officially joins Alabama basketball

    247 Sports "Alabama men's basketball has officially announced the addition of Southern Illinois grad transfer Bola Olaniyan. “We are just thrilled to have Bola join our team,” head coach Avery Johnson said in a University press release. “His experience and leadership are going to be very valuable for us...." August 30

  • Johnson updates status of grad transfer Bola Olaniyan

    247 Sports "Alabama head men’s basketball coach Avery Johnson updated the status of the potential final piece to the Crimson Tide’s roster puzzle for the upcoming 2016-17 hoops season when he appeared on Tide 102.9 FM’s Inside the Locker Room with former Alabama head coach Wimp Sanderson and his son, Barry,..." August 23

  • Former Southern Illinois center Olaniyan heading to Alabama

    The Score "Alabama picked up a late transfer to bolster its frontcourt Monday night. Former Southern Illinois center Bola Olaniyan told Jeff Goodman of ESPN that he will be joining the Crimson Tide for his final year of eligibility." August 16

  • Former Ohio State center Daniel Giddens joining Alabama

    Eleven Warriors "The second of three post-season transfers from the Ohio State men's basketball program has found a new home. Center Daniel Giddens will transfer to Alabama. The former four-star recruit made the announcement Sunday via his Twitter account." May 15

  • Alabama basketball lands graduate transfer guard

    Alabama "Morehead State graduate transfer guard Corban Collins is transferring to Alabama, sources told AL.com. The 6-foot-3, 190-pound Collins, who began his college career at LSU, averaged 11 points per game as a redshirt junior at Morehead State last season. This fills a need for coach Avery..." May 02

  • Former Alabama PG Justin Coleman transferring to Samford

    Alabama "Former Alabama point guard and Wenonah standout Justin Coleman is coming home. Coleman committed to Samford head coach Scott Padgett earlier Wednesday and posted his intentions on his Instagram and Twitter pages. Coleman graduated from Wenonah in 2014. "I want to come back to my city and..." April 20