This is quite a big game for Alabama, even if the Tide faces the only winless team in the SEC tonight. The 7 p.m., game at South Carolina could end the Tide’s three-game losing streak. Or it could extend it.
Check out the game on the SEC Network. Click the jump for info on that.
Alabama lineup: F JaMychal Green, 6-8, Sr., 14.2 ppg., 7.0 rpg.; G Trevor Lacey, 6-3, Fr., 7.7 ppg., 3.6 rpg.; F Tony Mitchell, 6-6, Jr., 13.3 ppg., 7.2 rpg.; G Trevor Releford, 6-1, So., 12.8 ppg., 3.1 assists; G Levi Randolph, 6-5, Fr., 6.2 ppg., 3.7 rpg.
South Carolina lineup: G Brian Richardson, 6-4, So., 3.7 ppg., 1.2 rpg.; G Anthony Gill, 6-8, Fr., 8.5 ppg., 4.9 rpg.; F Malik Cooke, 6-6, Sr., 12.2 ppg., 4.9 rpg.; G Bruce Ellington, 5-9, So., 10.9 ppg., 2.2 assists; F Damontre Harris, 6-9, So., 6.4 ppg., 5.3 rpg.
Noteworthy: Alabama is shooting to avoid its first four-game losing streak since January of 2010 at the only team winless in SEC competition. … Crimson Tide sophomore Trevor Releford has led the team in scoring in five of the last eight games while averaging 15.5 points a game. … Alabama’s 3-point shooting percentage of 28 ranks 337th of the 344 Division I teams. … Of the four major offensive statistical categories, Alabama’s cracks the top 100 only in field goal percentage (46.1) at No. 73. … Alabama has three straight wins in series with South Carolina including 79-70 win in last trip to Columbia after trailing by 14. That 2010 win ended a three-game losing skid. … Only one Alabama opponent has bettered its season scoring average against the Tide. Dayton recorded 72 points in a 12-point win over Alabama on Dec. 7 after averaging 70.4 a game.
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AL Mobile-Pensacola (Ft Walt) WJTC IND
AL Montgomery (Selma) WSFA 12.2 RTV
AZ Yuma-El Centro KSWT-DT2 SPT
FL Gainesville WRUF IND
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KY Lexington WKYT CBS
KY Louisville WAVE-DT2 TTV
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MO Springfield, MO KOZL FOX
NC Charlotte WSOC-DT2 IND
NC Greensboro-H. Point-W. Salem WCWG CW
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SC Columbia, SC WKTC MNT
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TN Chattanooga WDSI-D2 MNT
TN Knoxville WVLT-DT CBS
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