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Hornets, Rattlers' game called due to rain

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (bamastatesports.com) – Tuesday’s Alabama State baseball game at Florida A&M has been rained out. The scoreless game was called in the bottom of the second inning. Alabama State (31-14) will return to action hosting Troy Wednesday at 6… continue reading ›

Biscuits prep for Military Appreciation Night

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (biscuitsbaseball.com) - The Montgomery Biscuits will celebrate members of the military Saturday, May 7 at Riverwalk Stadium when the Biscuits take on the Birmingham Barons at 6:35 p.m. as part of Military Appreciation Night. Now in it's twelfth… continue reading ›

AUM's Powell grabs 6th POTW honor this season

MONTGOMERY, Ala.  (aumathletics.com) ---- Senior pitcher Taylor Powell was selected the Southern States Athletic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week for the sixth time this season, after leading the Warhawks to their first SSAC Tournament Championship this past weekend, the league… continue reading ›

Bills select Ragland with 41st pick

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Bills traded up eight spots in the second round to select Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland with the 41st pick in the NFL draft on Friday night. The Bills acquired the selection from the… continue reading ›

Alabama defensive line coach Bo Davis resigns

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama defensive line coach Bo Davis has resigned. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban announced the resignation on Friday in a two-sentence statement. He didn't elaborate on reasons behind the decision. Davis began his second stint coaching… continue reading ›

Auburn hires Lopez for S&D assistant post

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com)– Sergio Lopez Miro, who has coached current NCAA Champions Ryan Murphy and Joseph Schooling and has spent the past two years as the head high performance coach of the Singapore Swimming Association, was named the Associate Head… continue reading ›

Colts Draft Alabama's Ryan Kelly

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indianapolis Colts filled one big need by selecting center Ryan Kelly with the No. 18 overall pick in this year's NFL draft. The 6-foot-4, 311-pound Alabama product was considered the best center in the draft and… continue reading ›

Biscuits jump Lookouts 6-1

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AlabamaNews.Net) -- The Montgomery Biscuits improved to a 12-8 record after Thursday night's 6-1 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts. Montgomery came out swinging in the first inning, plating four runs off Lookouts starter D.J. Baxendale, who was tagged… continue reading ›

Trojans' Lone Star weekend plans

SAN MARCOS, Texas (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team hits the road to take on Texas State for a three game series at Bobcat Ballpark in San Marcos, Texas. The first game of the series set to begin on Friday… continue reading ›

Diamond Hornets heat up for SWAC stretch

LORMAN, Miss. (bamastatesports.com)– The red-hot Alabama State baseball team completes its Southwestern Athletic Conference road schedule in a three-game series beginning Friday at Alcorn State. Game times for the series are 6 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. Saturday, and 1 p.m.… continue reading ›

Tide, Tigers represent in Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic

PRATTVILLE, Ala (pchresorts.com)  - Auburn and Alabama players joined the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic field Thursday. Karlin Beck of Montgomery made it into the field and Birmingham's Hannah Collier accepted a sponsor exemption. Karlin Beck An Auburn graduate, Karlin Beck started playing… continue reading ›

Trojans win Sun Belt Golf Championship

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (sunbeltsports.com) - In a thrilling Sun Belt Match Play final, No. 2 seed Troy topped No. 1 seed Georgia State on Wednesday afternoon 3-2 in extra holes to win the conference championship. Troy's Luke Moser hit a… continue reading ›

Top seed Tuskegee looks to defend softball crown

HAMPTON, Ga. (goldentigersports.com) --  The two-time defending Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) champion Tuskegee University softball team returns to the state of Georgia to defend their crown as the top seed from the West Division as the SIAC Softball Championships open… continue reading ›

Hornets take JSU series with 4-1 win over Gamecocks

MONTGOMERY, Ala (bamastatesports.com)  – Brandon Caples hurled seven strong innings, and Hunter Allen homered for the third straight game as Alabama State defeated Jacksonville State 4-1 Tuesday at the Wheeler-Watkins Baseball Complex. Caples (2-0) kept the Jacksonville State scoreless until… continue reading ›

South Alabama beats Auburn 8-5

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Freshman Daniel Sprinkle pitched three scoreless relief innings and Damon Haecker hit his first homer of the season, but Auburn baseball fell 6-0 to No. 23 South Alabama 8-5 on Tuesday at Plainsman Park. “Randy Bell… continue reading ›

Warhawks hang tight at #2 in NAIA softball poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (aumathletics.com) --- The Auburn-Montgomery softball team remained at the No. 2 spot in the sixth regular-season NAIA Softball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office released Tuesday afternoon. Oklahoma City (52-1) collected all 19 first-place votes for the first… continue reading ›

Barlow pushes back on VSU job reports

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AlabamaNews.Net) -- Montgomery native and former Alabama State Head Football Coach Reggie Barlow's name is being offered as the next potential head football coach at Virginia State University, but the former Hornet standout refutes the account he's actually… continue reading ›

Montgomery's Finch named SIAC's Player of the Year

ATLANTA, GA  (goldentigersports.com) -  Just two days before the start of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SAIC) Softball Championships, the conference office announced the All-Conference team as voted on by the coaches and sports information directors. Freshman Kaylin Finch was named… continue reading ›

Powell earns 5th SSAC POTW honor this season

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (aumathletics.com) -- Auburn Montgomery senior hurler Taylor Powell earned her second straight Southern States Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week honor Monday, the league office announced. The Alabaster, Ala., native received the award for the fifth time this… continue reading ›

Lady Golden Tigers walk off Thorobredettes

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) --  A six-run sixth inning clinched a series win for Tuskegee University over Kentucky State, winning 8-0 in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) matchup to close the regular season Sunday afternoon. Tuskegee (20-29, 18-6 SIAC) pounded out… continue reading ›

Seven Tigers named NCEA Academic All-Americans

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Seven members of the Auburn equestrian team were placed on the NCEA Academic All-America team, including five on the first team, the National Collegiate Equestrian Association announced. The annual honor roll was also named with 12… continue reading ›

AU's Burgmans earns All-Tournament honors

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – After a strong showing at the SEC Women’s Tennis Championships, senior Pleun Burgmans has been named to the All-Tournament Team. "Pleun had an outstanding showing at the conference tournament and is so deserving of this acknowledgment,”… continue reading ›

Loyola upsets #8th ranked AUM 2-1

NEW ORLEANS, La. (aumathletics.com) ---- The No. 8 Auburn Montgomery baseball team was upset in its Southern States Athletic Conference series opener at Loyola Friday evening, 2-1. NOTES • The loss dropped the Warhawks to 36-13 overall and 16-6 in… continue reading ›

Harvick wins pole on rainy day at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Rain washed out qualifying at Richmond International Raceway on Friday, giving Kevin Harvick the pole position Sunday for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race based on being the fastest in an abbreviated morning practice session. Harvick won… continue reading ›

AUM lands NAIA Baseball Opening Round site

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (aumathletics.com) --- Auburn Montgomery was selected one of nine host sites for the eighth-annual NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round, the national office announced Friday. The five-team, double-elimination tournament will be played May 17-20, with the Opening… continue reading ›