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PRESS PICKS: Championships galore highlight week

Staff Report
(November 30, 2016)

It's Championship Week in more ways than one.

The conference championships take centerstage nationally while the AHSAA Super 7 opens Wednesday and continues at Auburn University's Jordan-Hare Stadium through Friday.


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SEC CHAMPIONSHIP: Humphrey reliving glory days through son's success

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(November 30, 2016)

Bobby Humphrey was always an offensive-minded person until his son became an integral part of the Alabama defense. Now the tune has changed a little for the former Crimson Tide record holder.


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CAMELLIA BOWL: Choices somewhat clearer as Selection Sunday draws nearer

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(November 29, 2016)

Western Michigan’s win over Toledo cleared up the Mid-American Conference championship race and Arkansas State’s upset loss to Louisiana-Lafayette opened the door for tri-champions in the Sun Belt Conference, but neither conference did anything to settle the choice of participants for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl.


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SEC CHAMPIONSHIP: Florida's McElwain looking for offensive answers

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(November 27, 2016)

After struggling the past two weeks against LSU and Florida State, Florida coach Jim McElwain was asked how he would get his offensive unit in the proper frame of mind to take on top-ranked Alabama this week.

“I think the first thing you do is don’t show them the film,” the Gators’ head coach joked. “Those guys are pretty good.”

The former Crimson Tide offensive coordinator hasn’t lost his sense of humor, staying good natured and upbeat in his assessment of this weekend’s 25th Southeastern Conference Championship Game in the Georgia Dome.


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IRON BOWL: Panel is all Bama

Staff Report
(November 24, 2016)

Two weeks ago, it looked like the 81st Iron Bowl would have major implications on both the SEC and national championship race.

But a loss to Georgia for Auburn ended that. Now it's about whether or not Alabama can continue its perfect season or Auburn can possibly spoil those plans.

Either way, it's still a big game as usual.


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Old friends meet in Park Crossing-Opelika battle

Park Crossing coach Smitty Grider will face a longtime friend Brian Blackmon Friday in Opelika. (Photo by Drew Gayle)

By Graham Dunn
RRS Editor
(November 25, 2016)

Plenty is at stake in the Class 6A semifinal between Park Crossing and Opelika on Friday.

Both Smitty Grider and Brian Blackmon will line up their respective teams against each other with the hope of earning a spot in the 2016 Class 6A Super 7 championship game.

Afterwards, you can count on a long conversation about subjects other than football.


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PREP CAPSULES: Park Crossing one win away from Super 7

Staff Report
(November 25, 2016)

Park Crossing is the lone wolf from the River Region in the AHSAA semifinal round.

The Thunderbirds won an exciting 54-51 decision last week over M.T. Blount with Nick Lane kicking a 42-yard field goal on the game's final play. It is the first time in the short three-year history that Park Crossing has made the semifinals and it will face Opelika at Bulldog Stadium.


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PRESS PICKS: Rivalry Week provides interesting picks

Staff Report
(November 24, 2016)

It's rivalry week.

It's also semifinal week in high school football.

It can't get much better than that.


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PRESS PICKS: Championships galore highlight week
SEC CHAMPIONSHIP: Humphrey reliving glory days through son's success
CAMELLIA BOWL: Choices somewhat clearer as Selection Sunday draws nearer
SEC CHAMPIONSHIP: Florida's McElwain looking for offensive answers
IRON BOWL: Panel is all Bama
Old friends meet in Park Crossing-Opelika battle
PREP CAPSULES: Park Crossing one win away from Super 7
PRESS PICKS: Rivalry Week provides interesting picks
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What's Happening
SportsTalk - RIVER REGION SPORTS, 1300 WTLS/106.5 FM, 12-2 weekdays (click to listen)
 
 
HSFB - Super 7: 7A Champ - Hoover vs McGill-Toolen, 7 p.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
WBB - Alabama St at Samford, 6 p.m.
CBB - Tuskegee at Ga College (w/m), 5 p.m.
Thursday
HSFB - Super 7: 3A Champ - Mobile Christian vs Piedmont, 11 a.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
HSFB - Super 7: 1A Champ - Maplesville vs PIckens Co, 3 p.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
HSFB - Super 7: 5A Champ - Beauregard vs Wenonah, 7 p.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
MBB - South Fla at Troy, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
WBB - Alcorn St at Alabama, 7 p.m.
WBB - Auburn at Kansas St., 7:30 p.m.
CBB - Faulkner (w/m) at Middle Ga., 4:30 p.m.
Friday
HSFB - Super 7: 4A Champ - Handley vs Madison Aca, 11 a.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
HSFB - Super 7: 2A Champ - Aliceville vs Fyffe, 3 p.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
HSFB - Super 7: 6A Champ - Opelika vs Ramsay, 7 p.m. (Auburn) (WSFA 12.2 - Bounce, click to watch)
MBB - Alabama at Texas, 8:30 p.m. (WTLS 106.5 FM/ ESPNU)
WBB - Tuskegee at AUM, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday
CFB - SEC Championship: Alabama vs Florida, 3 p.m. (WTLS 106.5 FM/WAKA 8 - CBS)
CFB - Troy at Ga Southern, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)
MBB - Auburn at UAB, 7:30 p.m.
MBB - Faulkner at Dalton St, 3 p.m.
MBB - Huntingdon at Birmingham Southern, 3 p.m.
CBB - AUM (w/m) at West Alabama, 2 p.m.
WBB - Faulkner at Brenau, 1 p.m.
 
Week
AHSAA Boys Basketball Schedule, Nov. 28-Dec 3 (click)
AHSAA Girls Basketball Schedule, Nov. 28-Dec 3 (click)
 
For a complete list of winter AHSAA events, click here
 

 

 

 

 

 

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