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    Alabama unleashes its newest star in national title game

    ATLANTA— The University of Alabama found the best possible way to showcase its newest star. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, a true freshman, came off the bench for ineffective starter Jalen Hurts at the start of the third quarter and personally took the game over here last night as the Crimson Tide rallied from...

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    Nick Saban faces former protegee Kirby Smart for national championship

    ATLANTA– Alabama coach Nick Saban is 11-0 when coaching against his former assistants. But the stage will be much bigger tonight and the stakes will be much higher when the Crimson Tide play Georgia in an all SEC showdown for the national championship and 66-year old Saban faces his former protegee and...

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    The SEC owns College Football

    ATLANTA—The South will rise again Monday night when Alabama will play SEC opponent Georgia for the national championship in the new Mercedes Benz Stadium here. A sellout crowd of 72,000, some paying more than $2,400 a ticket, and President Donald Trump will be in attendance to bear witness to the fact the...

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    Tide rolls into College Football Playoff finals.

    NEW ORLEANS—The message was clear. Don’t give Alabama’s hallowed coach Nick Saban 29 days to prepare for marquis opponent in a revenge game on a big stage like the College Football Playoff semi-finals. Clemson may have been the 2017 national champions, but they were just another burnt offering for the Tide, who...

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11th Annual Raatz Fence / O’Shea’s Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky.– For the past 10 years Keith Baisch and the folks at Mercy Academy have provided...

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Review: U15-U16 Tournament “Euro Tournoi des Demoiselles” Bourges, Dec 15017

Pierre PloszajskiJanuary 21, 2018
Christopher Lawlor

HOTLANTA HOOPS: No. 14 Westlake (GA), No. 19 Holy Innocents’ Episcopal (GA) bolster Blue Star Media Elite 25 girls’ basketball rankings

Christopher LawlorJanuary 17, 2018
Paul Nilsen

Big day for 2018 youth ball as FIBA European tournament draws complete

Paul NilsenJanuary 16, 2018
Christopher Lawlor

GOLDEN ARCH MADNESS: 2018 McDonald’s All American Games rosters; nation’s top prep talent heading to Atlanta on March 28

Christopher LawlorJanuary 16, 2018
Boys HS Rankings

HOOPHALL AN INSTANT CLASSIC: Montverde (FL) Academy, Oak Hill Academy (VA) strengthen hold in Blue Star Media Elite 25 boys’ rankings

Christopher LawlorJanuary 15, 2018
HS Boys

Blow Out Defeat Doesn’t Diminish Immaculate Conception’s Hoop Hall Debut

Leigh Alan KleinJanuary 14, 2018
HS Boys

HoopHall Showcases Basketball’s Ascension

Leigh Alan KleinJanuary 14, 2018
Pierre Ploszajski

Review: U16 International Tournament ‘Memorial Juan de Mena’ – Dec 7-9

Pierre PloszajskiJanuary 13, 2018
Events

More Catching Up – Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic

Travis PontonJanuary 12, 2018
Christopher Lawlor

REMEMBRANCE: MLK Weekend more than basketball, Blue Star Media Elite 25 girls’ teams personify the ‘special’ journey

Christopher LawlorJanuary 9, 2018
BlueStar

Blue Star Elite Invitational Tournament “Extra”

Mark LewisJanuary 9, 2018
Dick Weiss

Alabama unleashes its newest star in national title game

Dick WeissJanuary 9, 2018