Auburn legend Tommy Lorino passes away

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AlabamaNews.Net) Monday afternoon, Auburn University announced the passing of former legendary football player Tommy Lorino. Lorino is said to have died Sunday at his Panama City home, a cause of death has yet to be revealed by… continue reading ›

SWAC Champion Hornets now eye NCAA Tournament

NEW ORLEANS, La. ( - The Alabama State University baseball team under head coach Mervyl Melendez completed an unprecedented run by winning the Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship (SWAC) in New Orleans with a 7-5 win over defending champion Texas Southern.… continue reading ›

Alabama's Free Fishing Day is June 11

MONTGOMERY, Ala. ( On Saturday, June 11, Alabamians will have the opportunity to fish for free in most public waters. Free Fishing Day is part of National Fishing and Boating Week, which runs June 4-12. Free Fishing Day allows residents and… continue reading ›

Barons blank Biscuits 3-0

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ( - The Biscuits were shut out for the fifth time this season, falling 3-0 to the Barons on Friday night at Regions Field in downtown Birmingham. Chih-Wei Hu (2-1) was on the mound for Montgomery, who entered… continue reading ›

Hornets unveil online sports merchandise store

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (  – Alabama State University and Advanced-Online are pleased to announce the launch of the official online apparel store of the Hornets. features more than 1,700 officially licensed Alabama State University items to outfit every fan for… continue reading ›

Biscuits shoot down Barons 7-3

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ( - The Biscuits scored seven unanswered runs on their way to to a 7-3 victory over the Birmingham Barons on Thursday night at Regions Field. The Biscuits (22-17) sent Chris Kirsch (3-1) to the mound for his… continue reading ›

Trojans fall to South Alabama 8-3

TROY, Ala. ( – The Troy baseball team fell in the series opener to No. 23 South Alabama, 8-3, in 10 innings at Riddle-Pace Field on Thursday night. “This is a tough one, it’s a tough loss,” head coach Mark… continue reading ›

Polanco powers Pirates by Braves 8-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Gregory Polanco homered and tripled, John Jaso collected three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled by the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night. Polanco hit a two-run shot to left-center in the second off Mike Foltynewicz (1-2)… continue reading ›

Five Tigers earn NFCA All-Region Honors

AUBURN, Ala. ( – Five Tigers have been named to the NFCA All Region team the organization announced on Thursday afternoon. Emily Carosone, Kasey Cooper and Tiffany Howard all earned first-team honors while Jade Rhodes and Carlee Wallace picked up… continue reading ›

AU's Cooper snags espnW's softball POTY

AUBURN, Ala. ( – Auburn’s Kasey Cooper has been named the espnW's softball player of the year. "It's a humbling honor,” Cooper said. “I’m so proud and appreciative of everything this year especially this national honor. But its not without… continue reading ›

Weather forces Vanderbilt schedule adjustments

NASHVILLE, Tenn. ( – Due to forecasted inclement weather on Friday in Nashville, Auburn and Vanderbilt will now play a split doubleheader Thursday, no game Friday and a single game Saturday at Hawkins Field. Thursday’s doubleheader will begin at 2… continue reading ›

Tuskegee football's impressive turnstile numbers

INDIANAPOLIS (  For the second consecutive year, and the sixth time in school history, the Tuskegee University football program finished second in attendance in NCAA Division II according to the numbers released by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Tuskegee, which… continue reading ›

Saban reacts to Robinson, Jones arrests

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AlabamaNews.Net) -- Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban says the university is in the fact-gathering stage after the early morning arrests of two Crimson Tide football players in Monroe, Louisiana. In an e-mailed statement late Tuesday morning, Coach… continue reading ›

Suns shade Biscuits 4-1

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ( - The Biscuits outhit the Jacksonville Suns six to four, but could only muster one run, falling 4-1 at the Baseball Grounds on Monday night. Taylor Guerrieri (2-2) was on the mound for the Biscuits (21-16), who… continue reading ›

Auburn hoops signs Presbyterian transfer DeSean Murray

AUBURN, Ala. ( – Big South Conference leading scorer and two-time all-conference selection DeSean Murray, a 6-foot-4, 225-pound forward from Presbyterian College, will transfer to Auburn University and play basketball with two years of eligibility remaining after redshirting this upcoming… continue reading ›

57th North-South All-Star football squads revealed

MONTGOMERY, Ala. ( --North-South all-star squads for the upcoming 57th AHSAA North-South All-Star Football Game have been selected. The two 37-member teams comprised of 2016 seniors were announced Monday by Alvin Briggs, Director of the Alabama High School Athletic Directors… continue reading ›

Lady Hornets prep for Florida in NCAA Regional

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (  – It’s Florida. With members of the Alabama State softball team watching from the ASU Football Stadium’s club lounge, the Lady Hornets learned where their next path would take them in the NCAA Softball Tournament. The NCAA… continue reading ›

#4 seed Auburn preps to host NCAA Regional

AUBURN, Ala. ( – The NCAA Selection committee named Auburn a No. 4 seed for the second straight year and the Tigers will host throughout their postseason run to the 2016 Women’s College World Series. The Tigers welcome Oregon State,… continue reading ›

Tigers drop Miss State opener 4-0

AUBURN, Ala. ( – Jackson Burgreen extended his reached base streak to 20 games, but Auburn baseball fell to No. 4 Mississippi State 4-0 on Friday at Plainsman Park. “I thought (Hudson) was on and I thought it was a… continue reading ›