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Cooper Bateman
Cooper  Bateman


Murray, Utah

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 224




More Than 70 University of Alabama Student-Athletes Set for Commencement Weekend

The Crimson Tide’s total includes a pair of NCAA champions, 11 All-Americans and four Academic All-Americans


Alabama Football Earns 38-0 Cotton Bowl Victory

The Tide rolls over the Spartans to earn a berth in the College Football Player National Championship Game on Jan. 11, 2016.


Football Holds Annual Awards Banquet Sunday

Derrick Henry, Ryan Kelly, Jake Coker and Reggie Ragland named 2015 captains


Alabama Football Wins at Mississippi State, 31-6

With the Crimson Tide moves to 9-1 overall and 6-1 in Southeastern Conference play


86 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn a Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Alabama men's swimming and diving team led all UA and conference teams with 15 honors


Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


All-Access: Fan Day

All-Access: Fan Day

SOPHOMORE (2015): Spent his third season as the Crimson Tide’s starting holder on field goals and extra points ... saw time in all 15 games as a holder ... made his first career start at quarterback against Ole Miss ... completed 71.2 percent of his passes (37-of-52) for 291 yards with two interceptions and a touchdown across seven appearances as the signal-caller. Wisconsin: Resumed his duties as the primary holder on PAT and field goal attempts ... entered the game at quarterback in the second half of the opener with the Badgers ... finished his night 7-for-8 for 51 yards with a long completion of 17 yards ... also rushed for four yards on two carries in his debut as the Tide signal caller. Middle Tennessee: Entered the game at quarterback following the halftime break ... finished 11-for-17 for 98 yards with his first career touchdown and interception in his longest outing to date ... also rushed for six yards on two carries to close out the Tide’s 37-10 victory. Ole Miss: Earned his first career start, going 11-for-14 for 87 yards and an interception ... had a long pass of 30 yards on a strike to O.J. Howard on the Tide’s first drive of the game ... exited the game midway through the second quarter. ULM: Went 1-for-1 for eight yards after relieving starter Jake Coker late in the game. Mississippi State: Entered the game late in the fourth quarter in backup duty ... did not attempt a pass as the Crimson Tide ran down the clock. Charleston Southern: Entered at quarterback near the end of the first half and played for nearly two full quarters ... went 7-of-11 for 47 yards with a long of 16 ... also rushed one time for -2 yards. Auburn: Held for Adam Griffith’s Iron Bowl-record five made field goals. Florida: Entered for one play at quarterback, handing the ball off before exiting ... continued his duties as the team’s primary holder. Michigan State: Came in as the quarterback in the final minutes of the game, throwing one pass that fell incomplete ... continued his holder duties, helping Adam Griffith finish 1-of-1 on field goals and 5-for-5 on extra point attempts. Clemson: Held for Adam Griffith’s field goal and extra point attempts, helping the junior placekicker collect eight total points against the Tigers.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2014): Served as Alabama's starting holder and saw action in all 14 games ... perfect on 87 holds in 2014, including 22 field goals and 65 extra points.

FRESHMAN (2013): Redshirted during his first season at The University of Alabama.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: One of the nation's top quarterbacks in the class of 2013 ... a consensus four-star prospect who is ranked as the No. 3 pocket passer by ESPN and the No. 5 pro-style quarterback by and ... 44th in the ESPN 150 ... rated 87th in the Top247 and 79th in the 247Composite rankings ... ESPN Elite 11 quarterback ... No. 11 pro-style quarterback by and No. 189 in the Rivals250 ... the consensus No. 1 player in the state of Utah ... led the Black Team to a win in the 2013 Under Armour All-America Game ... No. 4 pro-style quarterback by MaxPreps ... ranked 59th overall nationally by PrepStar ... Sporting News No. 14 quarterback nationally ... arrived at Alabama as an early enrollee in January of 2013 ... coached by Greg Croshaw at Cottonwood High School in 2012 ... threw for 2,384 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior while running 82 times for 277 yards and 12 touchdowns ... threw for 2,484 yards as a junior with 26 touchdowns ... connected for 27 touchdowns and only five interceptions as a sophomore while completing 68 percent of his passes for 2,786 yards ... in his final three seasons at Cottonwood, passed for 7,654 yards and 68 touchdowns ... chose Alabama over LSU, Florida, Arizona, Arkansas, Auburn and Washington.