Men's Basketball Practice Update

Oct. 16, 2013

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The Alabama men's basketball team continues its preseason practice, as the first game of the 2013-14 season is only three weeks away.

As the season draws closer, head coach Anthony Grant shared his thoughts on the team as the Tide nears the end of its third week of full practice.

Alabama is coming off a 23-13 season and a second-place finish in the Southeastern Conference (12-6). The Tide returns three starters and eight letterwinners from a year ago, including preseason first team All-SEC honoree Trevor Releford.

The Tide will play an exhibition game vs. West Georgia on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. in Coleman Coliseum. The regular season begins on Nov. 8 vs. Oklahoma in the Tip-Off Classic in Dallas.

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