Of the Crimson Tide's 10 runners in Friday's opener, there were nine freshmen and one sophomore
The Alabama track and field team will send 19 athletes to Eugene, Oregon, for the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships June 11-14.
Ramona Burchell earned her way to next month's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., by winning her heat with a time of 11.03 and breaking Pauline Davis' 1986 Alabama record of 11.11
Junior Nia Barnes (women's hammer throw), redshirt freshman Kyle Felpel (men's shot put), sophomore Josh McCullan (men's long jump) and freshman Quanesha Burks (women's long jump) punched their tickets to next month's NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon, with their performances Thursday
Derrick had a legendary career at Alabama, where he was one of the most dominant linebackers to ever play his position