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Nate Oats off and running to start frenetic basketball offseason

Nate Oats off and running to start frenetic basketball offseason

Four days ago, Nate Oats wrapped up his fourth season as head coach of Buffalo with a tough loss in the second round of the NCAA tournament.Three days ago he was checking voicemails after landing back in upstate New York and discovered one from Alabama athletic director Greg Byrne.

Bama hires Nate Oats as Men’s Basketball Coach

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Bama hires Nate Oats as Men’s Basketball Coach

Alabama AD Greg Byrne tweeted a welcome to Buffalo’s Nate Oats as the Crimson Tide’s new head coach. We will have full details soon but in the meantime, you can read and post in the following thread on our Basketball Message Board.

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Commentary: Thoughts on a basketball interregnum

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Commentary: Thoughts on a basketball interregnum

With Avery Johnson officially out after four seasons as Alabama’s basketball coach, a few scattered thoughts…
Defections are coming, but that would have happened either way:

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Norfolk State 80, Alabama 79: A change has got to come at the top

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Norfolk State 80, Alabama 79: A change has got to come at the top

In an unsatisfactory yet entirely appropriate ending to a lost season, top-seeded Alabama blew yet another double-digit lead at Coleman Coliseum and fell 80-79 in overtime to No. 8 Norfolk State in the first round of the NIT.

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Basketball staffer resigns in wake of FBI probe

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By Chris DePew TideFans.com staff Sept. 28, 2017 The college basketball scandal that has been sweeping the nation landed with an unwelcome thud on the doorstep of Coleman Coliseum Wednesday evening. Associate athletics director Kobie Baker, who had direct administrative oversight of the men’s basketball program, resigned Wednesday, according to Alabama AD Greg Byrne in […]

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