Yamene Coleman




2006-2007 (Freshman): 

  • Started in two games in 2006-07, Middle Tennessee and
    Alabama State
  • Played in 21 of Alabama’s 32 games in 2006-07, averaging 9.3 minutes per game
  • Averaged 1.8 points and 2.4 rebounds 
  • Scored season/career best six points at Notre Dame (in
    just four minutes of play)
  • Grabbed season/career best 10 rebounds against Coppin State (in 15 minutes of play)
  • Had season/career best two blocks at Notre Dame
  • Won the “Attitude Award” at the team’s year-end banquet for his daily all-out effort and approach on and off the court

2005-2006 (True Freshman):

  • A redshirt in 2005-06, did not see varsity action


  • Averaged 26 points, 13 rebounds and 6 blocks his senior season in 2005 at Wilcox Central High School in Camden
  • Scored 14 points and 10 rebounds in the 2005 Alabama vs. Mississippi All-Star Classic
  • Averaged 14 points and 12 rebounds as a junior in 2004
  • Helped lead Wilcox Central to 2003 state 5A championship and the “Final Four” in 2004 and 2005
  • Broke his toe during the 2003-04 season and missed about a month of the season with the injury
  • All-State (2nd Team) 5A in 2005
  • Played in NIKE All-American Camp


  • A general studies major at UA
  • Played at same high school as former Tide star Antoine Pettway
  • Was born in Bridgeport, Conn.
  • Started playing basketball at age 14 as an 8th grader
  • Has a sister, Nicole Adams
  • Son of Sheila Pettway of Boykin
  • Born April 19, 1986