Avery Johnson spoke to the media on Wednesday afternoon at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa site of the 2017 SEC Spring Meetings in Miramar Beach, Florida. He has generated an increased interest in the Alabama basketball program his first two seasons. The Tide faithful has reason for optimism as the incoming 2017 recruiting class is ranked sixth nationally by Scout.com.
On Wednesday, Scout's basketball recruiting team -- Evan Daniels, Brian Snow and Josh Gershon -- updated the 2017 top 100. With changes in the player rankings there are changes in the team rankings. Kentucky sits at No. 1, while UCLA and Arizona round out the top three.
Crimson Tide basketball is banking on an infusion of talent from the 2017 signing class. Three of the incoming prospects appeared in the Alabama-Mississippi HS All-Star Classic held in Montgomery on Friday evening.
Alabama basketball received good news Friday afternoon as 2017 prospect Galin Smith verbally pledged a commitment to the program. The 6-9, 225 pound front court player chose the Crimson Tide over the Green Wave of Tulane.
October 8, 2016
Alabama continued their solid run on the recruiting trail by adding athltic big Galin Smith.
October 7, 2016
PonyStampede breaks down the September recruiting activity in American Athletic Conference basketball.
October 6, 2016
Come inside another edition of Tiger Bites: Inside Everything LSU with the latest on the Tigers on the recruiting trail and field.
September 30, 2016
2017 Clinton (Miss.) big man Galin Smith was on LSU's campus this weekend for his official visit. He details the visit, other schools and a decision timeline.
September 20, 2016