Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19, will probably miss Iron Bowl

He has very mild symptoms, so this test will not be categorized as a potential false positive.

Auburn men’s basketball to forgo 2020-21 postseason

USA Softball Junior Olympic Cup heading to Columbus in 2021

Sports Overtime: Week 14 Lineup

Auburn announces plans for basketball fans to start 2020-21 season

  Gaines signs with Clemson

  LaGrange football community remembers defensive back Trae Cole

Continued Coverage

  Sports Overtime: Week 13 Lineup

  Northside High School cancels final game of the season due to COVID-19 concerns

  Hard work pays off for Carver quarterback D.J. Riles

  Ten area athletes sign college scholarships

Auburn adds another COVID-19 case as practice, workouts remain paused

COVID-19 forces postponement of Auburn, Miss. State game

  Sports Overtime: Week 12 Lineup

It’s Week 12 of Sports Overtime.

Lighting things up at Pacelli’s Deimel Field

It’s been daylight football all season long at Pacelli High School in 2020. The complete do-over at Deimel Field brought brand new, state-of-the-art artificial turf to the school, but there was still one thing missing. Lights.

  Sports Overtime: Week 11 Lineup

It’s time for another week of scores, highlights and more in the Chattahoochee Valley.

LSU freshman QB Finley set to start at Auburn; LSU defense gets ready for challenge of Auburn offense

As of now, LSU plans to start true freshman quarterback TJ Finley, head coach Ed Orgeron said during the weekly teleconference with SEC coaches, as Myles Brennan continues to be hampered by an injury.

Troup-Carver game postponed

Too close to call: Quarterfinal round to name Columbus baseball team leads to special semifinal round

Alabama’s 48-17 win over Tennessee costs the Tide one of its star receivers

Auburn comes out with win against Ole Miss in back-and-forth battle

  Sports Overtime: Week 10 Lineup

And then there were eight: Tournament for name of new Columbus baseball team continues

  River Dragons release tentative start date for upcoming season

The tentative start date is Friday, Dec. 18.

  Blue Devils eliminated, Brookstone and Schley County advance in GHSA softball playoffs

The Columbus Blue Devils saw their softball season come to an end on Tuesday as they were eliminated by the Islands Sharks in the opening round of the GHSA Class 4A playoffs.

  Jones named SEC Offensive Player of Week

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones was named the SEC Offensive Player of the Week on Monday for his performance against then-third ranked Georgia on Saturday.

Alabama outlasts Georgia; Wins 41-24

After a shaky start, the Tide finds the momentum in the second half.

Troy gets out with 31-29 win over Eastern Kentucky

The Troy Trojans were able to escape with a 31-29 win over the Eastern Kentucky Colonels Saturday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

No. 15 Auburn falls to South Carolina 30-22

Number 15 Auburn fell to the South Carolina Gamecocks 30-22 Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium.

Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban will coach the Tide against Georgia Saturday night

Saban was cleared Saturday morning to coach the game.

SEC announces some schedule changes, including UK games against Missouri and Georgia

Georgia game moved to October 31

Big weekend for Bama minus thousands of fans

For much of Friday the Walk of Champions remained virtually empty.

  Sports Overtime: Week 9 Lineup

It’s time for another week of Friday night lights in the Chattahoochee Valley. It’s Week 9 of Sports Overtime.

Alabama’s Nick Saban, Greg Byrne test positive for COVID-19

University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and Athletics Director Greg Byrne have tested positive for COVID-19.

NCAA college basketball tourneys returning to Birmingham

According to a news releases by the NCAA, the 1st and 2nd rounds of the college men’s tourney will be played at Legacy Arena in 2023.

No. 13 Auburn escapes with 30-28 win over Arkansas

It was a close game at Jordan-Hare stadium, but in the end, the Tigers would come out with a 30-28 win.

  Sports Overtime: Week 8

This is a special Thursday night edition of Sports Overtime due to preparations for Hurricane Delta.

  College football fans celebrating game day in the Chattahoochee Valley amid coronavirus pandemic

Many people tuned in to one of the biggest rivalries in the Chattahoochee Valley: the Auburn Tigers and the Georgia Bulldogs.

Sports Overtime: Week 7 lineup

It’s Week 7 of high school football in the Chattahoochee Valley.

  First Auburn football game day looks very different amid COVID-19 pandemic

Tiger football looked far from normal today as the usual crowds packed like sardines were nowhere in sight and all of campus was eerily quiet.

No. 8 Auburn starts season with victory over No. 23 Kentucky

The Auburn Tigers started their season with a 29-13 win over the Kentucky Wildcats

  Auburn football fans tailgating at home amid coronavirus restrictions

Auburn University’s game day traditions will be a little different this year in light of coronavirus precautions being taken by the university for Saturday’s football game.

  Auburn University prepares for a football season unlike any other

SEC football is officially here and the Auburn Tigers will kick off the 2020 season at home against Kentucky Saturday morning. It will be the start to a season unlike any other in college football history.

  Baseball is coming back in the Fountain City

After the historic Golden Park Stadium sat empty for 12 years, now the question is what the team name will be?

  Sports Overtime: Week 6 Lineup

It’s time for another week of high school football scores, highlights and more.

Auburn football to honor Pat Dye with helmet stickers

Auburn’s football team will honor late coach Pat Dye with helmet stickers.

  Former Harris County head football coach dies at 48

Former Harris County High School head football coach Tommy Parks, 48, passed away on Tuesday evening, Sept. 22.

Fans asked not to roll Auburn Oaks this football season

Auburn University has asked fans not to roll the Auburn Oaks at Toomer’s Corner this football season.

  Sports Overtime : Week 5 Lineup

This week’s Game of the Week sees the Hardaway Hawks facing off against the Callaway Cavaliers.

No eagle flights in Jordan-Hare stadium during Auburn’s 2020 season

With the season opener approaching, Auburn University released more details about what fans can expect for this football season.

  Sports Overtime Game of the Week: Hardaway at Callaway

The matchup of two teams that came into the season with a lot of young talent and high expectations and that lived up to their billing in their season openers take top billing in Week 5 of the prep football season.

Daniel Thomas preparing for NFL debut

Life has changed for Daniel Thomas since being drafted in the 2020 NFL draft. He packed up his things and moved to Jacksonville in July, uncertain about what would come next in his new NFL career.

  Sports Overtime Week 4

It’s Week 4 of high school football in the Chattahoochee Valley.

Bubba Wallace leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at season’s end

Bubba Wallace is leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season.

ASU football player leads equality march

ASU football player Anton Cousins Jr. hopes change comes from the march, and calls himself, “just a person doing what God wants me to do.”

'Players are tested 3 times a week’: Coach Nick Saban on COVID-19 cases

Saban said the team has had a minimal amount of players test positive, but they have had some. Saban said numbers may have increased when school started, but not significantly.

  Sports Overtime Game of the Week: Spencer at Carver

High school football is finally in full swing around the area after all those delays due to the pandemic.

Organizers, IOC trying to remove doubts over Tokyo Olympics

Several recent public opinion polls have shown skepticism from the Japanese public and the business community that the games can go on — or should go on.

Long-awaited Tua documentary rescheduled for September 12

Fans were disappointed Sunday evening when they realized the long awaited program MAGNIFY PRESENTS: Tua did not air.

  Sports Overtime: Week 3 sees return of high school football in Georgia and Alabama

It’s Week 3 of high school football in the Chattahoochee Valley and this week sees the return of the Friday night lights to the Peach State.

Alabama players and coaches march Monday for lasting social change

Hundreds of people were in the huge group that walked from Mal Moore Athletic Facility to Foster Auditorium.

Week 2 Sports Overtime Game of the Week: Troup at Harris County

Troup at Harris County is the Sports Overtime Game of the Week as the high school football season kicks off in the state of Georgia.

SEC announces portion of 2020 kickoff times

The Southeastern Conference announced a portion of kickoff times and TV networks for the 2020 season Tuesday morning.

9 Auburn players test positive for COVID-19

The team hasn’t practiced since last Tuesday, even skipping the team’s second scrimmage on Saturday.

SEC to announce 2020 football schedule Monday

After months of changes and uncertainty, the SEC has announced that they will release the 2020 college football schedule Monday at 6 p.m.

SEC releases additional guidelines for health and safety

Institutions may adopt additional procedures and protocols consistent with their specific needs and circumstances to help protect the health and safety of all in attendance.

  Sports Overtime: Week 2 Lineup

Sports Leader 9 is back for another week of high school football, scores, highlights and more in this week’s Sports Overtime.

AHSAA leader, state superintendent address football fans not social distancing

Many fans some games were packed together rather than social distancing. And many were not wearing masks.

Week One: Sports Overtime returns for new football season amid COVID-19 pandemic

Sports Overtime is back for a new season of high school football coverage in the Chattahoochee Valley.

  High school football returns to East Alabama

Some schools like Lee Scott Academy and Chambers Academy found ways to allow students to play sports and fans to watch games, while also enforcing social distancing.

SEC released COVID-19 guidelines, now fans have to play their part

One by one, colleges and universities have announced how many fans they’re going to allow in on game day.

Auburn announces changes to stadium capacity, tailgating for 2020 football season

Auburn University has announced updated fan policies for the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.

  UPDATE: Auburn, University of Georgia to have limited capacity at stadiums

University of Georgia football announces ticket sales and stadium capacity.

  Central to face Hoover in season opener on Friday

The Central Red Devils found a new opponent for the season opener on Tuesday afternoon, as the Hoover Bucs agreed to play in Phenix City this coming Friday night.

SEC releases new 2020 football schedule

The Southeastern Conference is releasing their revised 2020 football schedule Monday.

Former Alabama linebacker donates gear to Loachapoka High School

Former Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans and his foundation, the Razor Foundation, donated more than $40,000 worth of equipment to the Loachapoka football program; a gift that some of the players have never received.

East Alabama Schools dealing with limited capacity at football games

COVID-19 has forced some schools to limit the number of fans in the stands this year.

  Tigers look for another playoff run

The Eufaula Tigers are just one year removed from a second round playoff appearance. Coach Ed Rigby said the players were happy to be back on the field after a lot of time off.

  Birx says college football players can get back on the field if they’re ‘ultra careful’

White House Coronavirus Task Force member Dr. Deborah Birx believes there is a “way forward” when it comes to college football this fall.

  Beulah suspends football practice for two weeks

Beulah High School suspended football practice for two weeks on Wednesday morning after a Bobcats player tested positive for coronavirus. The suspension means they were forced to cancel their first three scheduled games of the 2020 season.

  Beulah Alabama High School will have delayed start

The Beulah Alabama school announced today that football practice has been suspended for at least two weeks after a player was diagnosed with COVID-19.