University of Alabama Athletics has become nationally prominent and internationally recognized while using all aspects of media to help spread the word of its many successes. Writers and broadcasters from around the nation and world regularly visit the UA campus to meet with student-athletes, coaches, and staff members.
Crimson Tide athletic teams are regularly featured in various sports media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, television and web broadcasting. Athletics Communications staff members work closely with student-athletes, coaches and staff to fulfill these many media requests and usually do so in a timely manner.
The Alabama Athletics Communications Office provides media members with biographical information on coaches and student-athletes, historical and statistical information, media guides, photographs and much more.
The main purpose of this page is to assist the media in coverage of Alabama Athletics. If information is desired that is not available on this page or linked to this page, please contact the Alabama Athletics Communications Office at (205) 348-6084 for more information.
ALABAMA ATHLETICS COMMUNICATIONS INTERVIEW POLICIES
All interview requests by members of the media for University of Alabama student-athletes, coaches, athletic department staff or administrators are to be requested and arranged through the Athletics Communications Office. It is the responsibility of the Athletics Communications Office to arrange interviews in a timely and professional manner.
Cooperating with the media is an important part of a student-athlete’s and coaching staff’s daily functions. Positive and educated responses to the interview process from student-athletes enhance the image of the University and develop vital communication skills that will help them in their professional or business careers one day. It is important that all representatives of the University Of Alabama Department Of Athletics be punctual and never misses an approved interview without contacting the communications staff first.