Rodney Cooper
Rodney  Cooper


Hurtsboro, Ala.

High School:
Russell County

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 218



70 Alabama Student-Athletes Slated for Spring Graduation Including Eight All-Americans

The Crimson Tide's spring graduates include eight All-Americans, four Academic All-Americans and 13 student-athletes who were part of national championships during their Alabama careers


Men's Basketball Honors 2014-15 Team at Annual Postseason Banquet

Randolph earns offensive MVP, Cooper named defensive MVP


Men's Basketball Falls to No. 2 NIT Seed Miami, 73-66

The Crimson Tide closed its season at 19-15 and is now 11-5 over its last 16 games in the NIT


NIT: No. 6 Seed Alabama Men's Basketball Beats No. 3 Seed Illinois, 79-58

Levi Randolph, playing in his 134th game in a Crimson Tide uniform, led the Tide with 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists


The Battle Plan - March 6, 2015

Providing Vital Guidance on Career Development


Illinois Post-Game: Rodney Cooper

Illinois Post-Game: Rodney Cooper


Behind the Scenes Shoot with Men's Basketball

Behind the Scenes Shoot with Men's Basketball


Men's Basketball Press Conference

Men's Basketball Press Conference


Player Profile: Rodney Cooper

Player Profile: Rodney Cooper


02.23.12 MBB vs. Arkansas

02.23.12 MBB vs. Arkansas

2014-15 (SENIOR)

Finished his Alabama career with 1,122 career points, good for 41st in program history … played in 131 career games, good for fifth all-time … played in 33 games, missing just one contest and starting each game he played … led the team in three-pointers with 49 and was second on the team in three-point percentage (.374) and minutes per game (31.5) … finished third on the team in scoring average (11.1 ppg), assists per game (1.6) and free throw percentage (.800) … was fourth in field goal percentage (.474) … closed his career with nine consecutive double-digit scoring performances … scored a season-high 27 points at Iowa State (11/24) while tying career-highs in field goals (10) and three-pointers (4) … had the game-winning put-back against Auburn (1/24) with six seconds left in the game to finish with eight points while matching a career-high with two blocks … put up 23 points while shooting a career-best 11-of-14 free throws against Tennessee Tech (12/13) … scored 19 points in the NIT opening round win against Illinois (3/17) … had a game-high 20 points at Miami (3/21) … scored in double-digits 19 times during the season and led Alabama in three-pointers a team-high 13 times.

2013-14 (JUNIOR)

Played in 32 games making 23 starts ... led team in rebounding (4.9 rpg) to go along with 7.5 points per game ... finished as Tide's top rebound in a team-best 15 games ... led team in assists seven times, second-most on the team ... recorded his third career double-double and second of the season with a season-high 22 points and 10 rebounds at Arkansas ... had 19 points and tied a career high with four three-pointers (4-of-5) in win over LSU, also posting season-high numbers in field goals made (7) and attempted (12) ... recorded double-double with 10 points and a career-high-tying 10 rebounds against Oklahoma ... had a career-high five assists along with 11 points, five rebounds and a block at South Carolina ... came off the bench to record 16 points, seven rebounds and three assists versus Charleston Southern ... set career high with four made threes and tied career best with three assists in that win over the Buccaneers ... totaled 15 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals at Georgia ... came off the bench to account for 14 points in 30 minutes against then-No. 11/9 Wichita State.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE)

Played in 35 games, making 34 starts while leading the squad in rebounds (4.5) and offensive rebounds (1.9) per game ... finished second on team in field goals made (136) and was third in scoring (10.2 ppg), field goals attempted (339) and double-figure scoring games (20) ... reached double-figure scoring in 11 of his 18 SEC games, compared to only nine in non-conference action ... named to 2K Sports Classic All-Tournament team ... recorded his first collegiate double-double by scoring a season-best 20 points and grabbing a career-high 10 boards in win over Mississippi State ... connected on a career-high tying three treys (3-of-5) in that win over the Bulldogs ... totaled 18 points and nine rebounds in triple-overtime loss at LSU ... scored 17 points in five different games ... scored 17 points to go along with eight rebounds and three assists versus Lamar ... poured in 17 points on 6-of-12 shooting in win over South Dakota State ... hit 7-of-10 field goals and accounted for 17 points in 2K Sports Classic championship game versus Villanova ... recorded 17 points and seven boards against Mercer ... hit game-winning three-pointer with 12.2 seconds remaining and finished with 12 points in 65-62 win over Oregon State.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN)

Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... averaged 5.3 points in 17.4 minutes per game during his freshman season ... started 14 games, appearing in 31 of 33 games ... averaged 8.8 points per game in SEC road games, on 51.2 percent shooting ... led Alabama in scoring twice, on the road at LSU (28 points) and Arkansas (17) ... stepped up with a season-high 28 points on 10-of-19 shooting at LSU, adding three three-pointers and a season-high five steals ... his 28 points at LSU ended up being the most scored by a Crimson Tide player in a single game all season ... scored eight points with a pair of three-pointers against Mississippi State ... led Alabama with 17 points off the bench in win at Arkansas ... made every shot he attempted, including a pair of three-pointers, and finished with eight points in win at Auburn ... had five points and four rebounds in 18 minutes at Georgia Tech ... started the first nine games of the season ... scored seven points on 3-of-4 shooting and a three-point play, as a late-game defensive substitution against VCU ... scored 11 of Alabama's first 15 points against Alabama A&M, finishing with 15 points and three three-pointers ... posted seven points and six boards against Maryland ... made the start in his first collegiate game and scored seven points with five rebounds against North Florida ... scored six points with seven rebounds against Oakland.


Joined the Crimson Tide ranked as a three-star recruit by all three major recruiting services ... Rivals.com rated him No. 35 among shooting guards and No. 117 overall nationally ... averaged 31.3 points and 10.4 rebounds as a senior at Russell County High School ... selected as a Parade first team All-American during his senior season ... named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association all-state first team ... also an ASWA Super Five selection ... averaged 20.1 points and 9.6 rebounds per game as a junior.


Born March 20, 1993 ... son of Richard and Rosemary Cooper ... majoring in marketing.