Saturday, November 19, 2005
TUSCALOOSA – No. 15 ranked Alabama returns to the court Sunday night when the Crimson Tide, 1-1, plays host to the Alabama State Hornets, 1-2, in Tuscaloosa.
Tip-off in Coleman Coliseum is set for 6 p.m. CT.
Alabama is led by senior power forward Chuck Davis who’s averaging 17.0 points and 6.0 rebounds a game. Junior center Jermareo Davidson is averaging the double-double after grabbing a career-high 19 rebounds to go with 17 points against No. 12 Memphis on Thursday night. The All-Southeastern Conference center is averaging 13.5 points and 13.0 rebounds going into Sunday night’s game. One other Tide player is averaging in double digits and sophomore guard/forward Justin Jonus goes into the game with 12.5 points a game.
Alabama State is led by senior forward Akeim Claborn’s double-double of 20 points and 10.3 rebounds.
Tickets can be purchased at the door or by phone by calling 1-877-TIDETIX. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for kids aged 15 and under.