Two division champions to meet in the Georgia Dome
Alabama and Auburn to meet Saturday
Alabama closes out non-conference home schedule
The two teams will tangle in a key SEC West showdown
Top-5 showdown set for Saturday in Baton Rouge
2012 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Has appeared in seven games, earning time in the win against Western Kentucky, the shutout at Arkansas and later wins against Florida Atlantic, Missouri, Mississippi State and Auburn.
2011 (REDSHIRT): He redshirted during his first year at Alabama.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Faciane was a talented tight end prospect out of Mississippi ... could help the Tide at either tight end position ... No. 82 in the ESPNU 150 and ranked as the service's No. 4 tight end nationally ... a four-star prospect who was the No. 7 player in Mississippi according to Rivals.com and the No. 16 tight end ... SuperPrep Magazine All-American and the No. 7 player in the state of Mississippi ... No. 97 on the Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... also listed as the No. 22 tight end nationally by Scout.com ... suffered a season-ending knee injury in October of 2010 ... named to the 2010 Dandy Dozen by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger ... second-team All-State by the Mississippi Association of Coaches ... first-team from Mississippi on The Orlando Sentinel's All-Southern team ... caught seven passes for 132 yards and a touchdown as a junior in 2009 ... an impressive all-around athlete, Faciane also excels at tennis, swimming, basketball and track ... picked Alabama over Mississippi, Stanford, Southern Miss, Mississippi State and Vanderbilt.