Facebook twitter email All the contests will occur on Saturday, January 25, with start times and complete television information to be released later. The timing of the event — falling in the middle of the season — creates a lot of excitement nationally for two of the best leagues in the country. The Big 12, which finished the season with nation's No.
This year's game slate also features a pair of games around the state as the Crimson Tide will play a road game against in-state foe Samford that will take place at the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center BJCC in downtown Birmingham, as well as a matchup with Belmont in Huntsville for the Rocket City Classic.
Our guys will have a terrific opportunity when we play in the Bahamas against some powerhouse programs. When mixing that in with the rest of our non-league schedule, we think we will be well-prepared for the rigors of SEC play.
It is Alabama's fourth appearance overall and first home game in the event since it defeated then-No. The Tide owns a record over its three previous matchups when facing Big 12 opponents, with both victories coming in Tuscaloosa. Alabama will officially tip off the Oats' era on Nov.
Alabama will open with North Carolina on Nov.
The final contest of the tournament will be played on Nov. UA returns to Coleman Coliseum on Dec.
Austin, which will be the last game prior to an eight-day break for Fall Semester exams. The Tide's next contest will be played on Dec. On Dec.
Three days later, on. Alabama will then close out with a home contest against Richmond on Dec. That game will be part of a doubleheader with the Tide women's basketball team who plays Southeastern Louisiana that same day.
The Crimson Tide will play an exhibition game prior to the start of the regular season, but the opponent and date of that game are yet to be finalized. The Southeastern Conference game dates, as well as all start times and television carriers, will be revealed at a later date.
The league office announced the league opponents in late May.
Alabama basketball's non-conference schedule Nov. BJCC Dec. Belmont -- Huntsville, Ala.
Rocket City Classic Dec.