South Alabama Rumors & News

  • South Alabama forward Abdul Lewis transferring

    Alabama "South Alabama forward Abdul Lewis has decided to transfer from the Jaguars' basketball program, coach Matthew Graves announced Wednesday. The rising sophomore, a native of Newark, N.J., averaged 7.0 points and a team-high 6.9 rebounds as a freshman in 2014-15. "I would like to thank Abdul..." May 14

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • How South Alabama, Louisiana-Monroe fared against this week's opponents earlier this season

    Alabama "The South Alabama women's basketball team knows what it must do if it wants to earn a spot in the Sun Belt Conference tournament as the No. 8 seed: win its final two game against Texas State (Wednesday) and Texas-Arlington (Saturday), both at the Jaguars' Mitchell Center. It also knows what..." March 04

  • Augustine Rubit will close out his South Alabama career this week

    Alabama "His team has been eliminated from contention for a berth in the Sun Belt Conference tournament. That means South Alabama senior forward Augustine Rubit has just two games remaining in his college career. And it has been quite the career. Last season's Sun Belt Player of the Year and a former..." March 04

  • Barrington Stevens III has embraced leadership role at point guard position for Jaguars

    Alabama "Last season, Barrington Stevens III went from being a standout prep player to a freshman playing Division I college basketball. This season, with a year of limited experience under his belt, the South Alabama point guard was asked to play the role of a veteran in the backcourt, helping the Jaguar..." February 25

  • How bad is college basketball in Alabama? Let me count the ways

    Alabama "If you love college basketball, you have to hate what's happening to the sport in the state of Alabama. Because what's happening is we're living through what may be the worst college basketball season here in the last 30 years. Take a look at this snapshot. If you care about the game, it'll..." February 25

  • South Alabama endures 24-hour bus trip, winds up walking to team hotel

    CBS Sports "Plenty of people around the American south had hellish experiences over the past few days because of the snow and ice that wreaked havoc across multiple states. It would appear the South Alabama women's basketball team encountered more trouble than anyone on the road for sports reasons. The..." January 30