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CBS Sports
76ers will add P.J. Carlesimo to replace Mike D'Antoni as lead assistantthe one full season (20-62) before being fired after a 1-12 start the following
76ers will add P.J. Carlesimo to replace Mike D'Antoni as lead assistant
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
the one full season (20-62) before being fired after a 1-12 start the following season. He was also an assistant under Avery Johnson for the Nets from 2011 to 2013, and coached the Nets to a record of 35-19 after Johnson was fired during the... Read more
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Al.com
Avery Johnson talks Cavaliers-Raptors, Warriors-Thunder and asked if NBA is fixedAlabama basketball coach Avery Johnson knows a little something about the NBA.
Avery Johnson talks Cavaliers-Raptors, Warriors-Thunder and asked if NBA is fixed
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson knows a little something about the NBA. Johnson is best known for his time with the Spurs from 1994 to 2001, and particularly his role in the 1998-99 NBA championship. He broke down both the Eastern Conference... Read more
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Al.com
Once a baseball player, Pelham's Alex Reese has developed into one of nation's top basketball recruitscontact with Alabama, Auburn and UAB. Here's what he said about the in-state sc
Once a baseball player, Pelham's Alex Reese has developed into one of nation's top basketball recruits
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
contact with Alabama, Auburn and UAB. Here's what he said about the in-state schools. ALABAMA: "I like (head) Coach (Avery) Johnson and Coach (Antoine) Pettway, they're the two main recruiters and I've met Coach (John) Pelphrey, the new guy.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cleveland Council Praises Janice Casteel Upon Retirement; 5 Finalists In Running To Replace Her; Old Building On Inman Street May Survive After Allthank her for all of her service, guidance, integrity, friendship and concern f
Cleveland Council Praises Janice Casteel Upon Retirement; 5 Finalists In Running To Replace Her; Old Building On Inman Street May Survive After All
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
thank her for all of her service, guidance, integrity, friendship and concern for the citizens of Cleveland. Councilman Avery Johnson, who has worked with Ms. Casteel for 22 years, said that he believes that she cares about everybody, has had a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tony Parker ranked as the best of Tim Duncan's 138 Spurs teammates over the yearsDiaw 10. LaMarcus Aldridge Are there any players who are ranked too highly in
Tony Parker ranked as the best of Tim Duncan's 138 Spurs teammates over the years
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Diaw 10. LaMarcus Aldridge Are there any players who are ranked too highly in this, or who might be left out at all -- say Avery Johnson, Matt Bonner, George Hill, Sean Elliott or Robert Horry? Tgriffin@express-news.net Twitter: @TimGriffin... Read more
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Al.com
Keep your day job: celebrity golf swing competitionthe Region Traditions Pro-Am on Wednesday. In addition to Malzahn and Saban se
Keep your day job: celebrity golf swing competition
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
the Region Traditions Pro-Am on Wednesday. In addition to Malzahn and Saban see how Hugh Freeze, Dan Mullin, Steve Harvey, Avery Johnson, Steve Spurrier, Taylor Hicks and Kirby Smart swing the club when captured using slow motion cameras. They... Read more
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Al.com
Does Alabama have any future lottery picks? Avery Johnson weighs inof which teams will hold the top-14 picks in this year's NBA draft. That likel
Does Alabama have any future lottery picks? Avery Johnson weighs in
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
of which teams will hold the top-14 picks in this year's NBA draft. That likely led to the question Alabama coach Avery Johnson received around 12 hours later at the Regions Tradition pro-am in Birmingham: "Do you ever see this program... Read more
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SportingNews
Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram: Weighing 76ers' options to begin NBA Draftexcellent passer with a high basketball IQ and is brilliant running the break.
Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram: Weighing 76ers' options to begin NBA Draft
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
excellent passer with a high basketball IQ and is brilliant running the break. Former Nets coach and current Alabama coach Avery Johnson faced Simmons twice in SEC contests and calls him “a triple-double threat.” The Sixers have been anemic the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Back in Alabama, UGA coach Kirby Smart still greeted with 'Roll Tide'him,” Ogle said. “I love his attitude, his charisma and things like that.” Sma
Back in Alabama, UGA coach Kirby Smart still greeted with 'Roll Tide'
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
him,” Ogle said. “I love his attitude, his charisma and things like that.” Smart gave a hug to Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson on the driving range and spoke with Jason Ingram, one of Smart’s playing partners for the day. “I think he’s a... Read more
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Al.com
We spotted John Daly in pineapple pants for the first day of Regions Traditionwith celebrities Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson, "American Idol" winner Taylo
We spotted John Daly in pineapple pants for the first day of Regions Tradition
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
with celebrities Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson, "American Idol" winner Taylor Hicks and Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson, it was Daly's fashion statement that stole the show. He wore beige, green and yellow pants with pineapples on... Read more
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CBS Sports
Shocker: Nick Saban, a 'man of business,' takes golf seriouslytook a little of that spring time this week to hit balls before the Regions Tra
Shocker: Nick Saban, a 'man of business,' takes golf seriously
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
took a little of that spring time this week to hit balls before the Regions Traditions with Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson. His swing looks a little flat but is pretty good. Can you imagine playing with Saban though? Putt it... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Back in Alabama, UGA coach Kirby Smart still greeted with ‘Roll Tide’him,” Ogle said. “I love his attitude, his charisma and things like that.” Sma
Back in Alabama, UGA coach Kirby Smart still greeted with ‘Roll Tide’
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
him,” Ogle said. “I love his attitude, his charisma and things like that.” Smart gave a hug to Alabama basketball coach Avery Johnson on the driving range and spoke with Jason Ingram, one of Smart’s playing partners for the day. “I think he’s a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Alabama signs Ohio State transfer Daniel GiddensTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Former Ohio State player Daniel Giddens has signed to p
Alabama signs Ohio State transfer Daniel Giddens
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Former Ohio State player Daniel Giddens has signed to play for Alabama. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson announced the signing of the 6-foot-10, 230-pound power forward/center on Tuesday. Giddens, who played for the Buckeyes... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama officially adds prominent basketball transferState last season. "We are pleased to welcome Daniel to the University of Alab
Alabama officially adds prominent basketball transfer
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
State last season. "We are pleased to welcome Daniel to the University of Alabama men's basketball family," Alabama coach Avery Johnson said in a statement. "We're excited to add someone who has great character and a high competitive spirit. He... Read more
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New York Post
How Nets’ subtle Phil Jackson dig explains new team ordera group of men into this new era.” Time will tell whether this new era is any
How Nets’ subtle Phil Jackson dig explains new team order
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
a group of men into this new era.” Time will tell whether this new era is any more successful than the previous eras of Avery Johnson, Jason Kidd and Lionel Hollins. All ended in disappointment. A new regime was needed after former GM Billy King... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New head coach Kenny Atkinson says Nets will 'Build intelligently'flashy hires. That came at the expense of stability. None of the first five co
New head coach Kenny Atkinson says Nets will 'Build intelligently'
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
flashy hires. That came at the expense of stability. None of the first five coaches in Brooklyn lasted two full seasons: Avery Johnson (fired), P.J. Carlesimo (interim not retained), Jason Kidd (left team after failed power struggle with King),... Read more
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ESPN
GM: Nets' coaching hire part of shift in directionit around. "I think it gives you pause because you look at the past," Atkinson
GM: Nets' coaching hire part of shift in direction
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
it around. "I think it gives you pause because you look at the past," Atkinson said of the Nets having shuffled through Avery Johnson, P.J. Carlesimo, Jason Kidd, Lionel Hollins and Tony Brown since 2012. "But that's why you meet with ownership... Read more
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Al.com
Which celebrities are in the Regions Tradition Pro-Am on Wednesday?names in golf--and in the Alabama elite. The roster of celebrities for the even
Which celebrities are in the Regions Tradition Pro-Am on Wednesday?
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
names in golf--and in the Alabama elite. The roster of celebrities for the event include coaches Nick Saban, Gus Malzahn, Avery Johnson, Hugh Freeze, Dan Mullen, Kirby Smart and Steve Spurrier; athletes like Bo Jackson; entertainers like Steve... Read more
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Al.com
What's it like to play golf with Nick Saban? Regions pro-am partner knowsoff Wednesday morning at the Regions Tradition tournament in Birmingham, joined
What's it like to play golf with Nick Saban? Regions pro-am partner knows
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
off Wednesday morning at the Regions Tradition tournament in Birmingham, joined by other celebrities such as Gus Malzahn, Avery Johnson, Bo Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Steve Harvey. Mediate understands his role on Wednesday--being "the other... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama lands prominent basketball transferAfter landing a highly-sought after graduate transfer earlier this month, Avery
Alabama lands prominent basketball transfer
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
After landing a highly-sought after graduate transfer earlier this month, Avery Johnson and Alabama have landed another prominent transfer. Former Ohio State center/forward Daniel Giddens, a 6-foot-10, 240-pound former top-50 recruit, announced on... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Pacers’ reported McMillan hire qualifies as solid but wholly unspectacularMark Jackson. Tyrone Corbin. Mike Woodson. Maurice Cheeks. Shall I continue? L
Pacers’ reported McMillan hire qualifies as solid but wholly unspectacular
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 13 days ago
Mark Jackson. Tyrone Corbin. Mike Woodson. Maurice Cheeks. Shall I continue? Lionel Hollins. Keith Smart. Alvin Gentry. Avery Johnson. Paul Silas. And we mentioned McMillan. That, however, is a larger issue the sport has to acknowledge and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawsuit alleges Calhoun High students drugged classmate; attorneys demand evidencedrugs. The four men who apparently wore backpacks — Fields Benjamin Chapman, R
Lawsuit alleges Calhoun High students drugged classmate; attorneys demand evidence
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
drugs. The four men who apparently wore backpacks — Fields Benjamin Chapman, Rhett Harper, Andrew Isaac Haynes and Damon Avery Johnson — are accused in the lawsuit of bringing Ecstasy, Rohypnol and ketamine to the party. The lawsuit also alleges... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Former Calhoun High School student files lawsuit in post-prom sexual battery caseStaff File Photo by Dan Henry / The Chattanooga Times Free PressAvery Johnson,
Former Calhoun High School student files lawsuit in post-prom sexual battery case
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Staff File Photo by Dan Henry / The Chattanooga Times Free PressAvery Johnson, Fields Chapman and Andrew Haynes, from left, converse during a break while in Gilmer County Superior Court Judge Amanda H. Mercier's courtroom on October 23, 2014. The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cleveland names Melinda Carroll as interim city managerMonday, the City Council voted 6-1 in favor of appointing Carroll to the interi
Cleveland names Melinda Carroll as interim city manager
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
Monday, the City Council voted 6-1 in favor of appointing Carroll to the interim post for up to 90 days. Councilman Avery Johnson cast the only "no" vote, previously citing concerns that the council could drag out the decision and "muddy the... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Coventry ninth-graders participate in Young Astronaut DayThe canned goods then were donated to the Cleveland Food Bank.Coventry students
Coventry ninth-graders participate in Young Astronaut Day
The Suburbanite / Posted 19 days ago
The canned goods then were donated to the Cleveland Food Bank.Coventry students receiving awards were:• Lauren Baird and Avery Johnson - second place for wing structure.• Casey Simon, Luke Bruno and Max Jensen - honorable mention for parachute... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Why the Next NBA Coach or GM Will Probably Be a San Antonio Spuras a major influence became head coaches: Steve Kerr (with the Spurs from 1998-
Why the Next NBA Coach or GM Will Probably Be a San Antonio Spur
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
as a major influence became head coaches: Steve Kerr (with the Spurs from 1998-2001 and 2002-03); Doc Rivers (1994-96); Avery Johnson (1991-93 and 1994-2001); Vinny Del Negro (1992-98); Terry Porter (1999-2002); and Monty Williams... Read more
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NBA.com
Sixth title would claim top spot in Duncan-Popovich erafed up but someone had to be crowned anyway. The Spurs started 6-8 and then wen
Sixth title would claim top spot in Duncan-Popovich era
NBA.com / Posted 23 days ago
fed up but someone had to be crowned anyway. The Spurs started 6-8 and then went on a tear that didn't end until June when Avery Johnson, a notoriously poor shooter, nailed a baseline jumper that finished off the Knicks in five games. Rewind and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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First Coast News
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
First Coast News / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
KTVB Boise / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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Al.com
Graduate transfer Corban Collins 'fills a need' for AlabamaSunday night and signed with the Tide Monday. "We are thrilled to have Corban
Graduate transfer Corban Collins 'fills a need' for Alabama
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
Sunday night and signed with the Tide Monday. "We are thrilled to have Corban Collins join our program," UA coach Avery Johnson said in a statement of Collins, who began his college career at LSU. "We had a great time getting to know... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead StateTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins fro
Alabama signs graduate transfer guard from Morehead State
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 26 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has signed graduate transfer Corban Collins from Morehead State. Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson said Monday that Collins "is a terrific young man, a good teammate and fills a need for us in terms of someone who can... Read more
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