Tide basketball box: North Florida (5-4) at Alabama (3-3)
by Marq Burnett
mburnett@annistonstar.com
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Alabama head coach Anthony Grant during the Tide's loss to Drexel. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Alabama head coach Anthony Grant during the Tide's loss to Drexel. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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WHEN: 7 p.m. tonight

WHERE: Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa

ON THE AIR: TV - CSS.

ALABAMA LINEUP: G Retin Obasohan, 6-1, So., 14.7 ppg., 2.8 steals; G Trevor Releford, 6-0, Sr., 17.3 ppg., 3.7 rpg.; F Levi Randolph, 6-5, Jr., 9.7 ppg., 5.3 rpg.; F Rodney Cooper, 6-6, Jr., 6.5 ppg., 6.2 rpg.; F Jimmie Taylor, 6-10, Fr., 3.7 rpg.

NORTH FLORIDA LINEUP:
G Dallas Moore, 6-1, Fr., 11.2 ppg., 2.1 rpg.; G Beau Beech, 6-8, So., 9.7 ppg., 3.3 rpg.; F Travis Wallace, 6-6, Sr., 13.3 ppg., 7.2 rpg.; F Charles McRoy, 6-6, Sr., 7.4 ppg., 2.6 rpg.; F Chris Davenport, 6-8, Fr., 7.1 ppg., 6.1 rpg.

NOTEWORTHY: Alabama is 2-0 all-time against North Florida. The Tide captured a 64-44 win over North Florida on Nov. 11, 2011 in Coleman Coliseum. … Since 2010, Alabama is 51-7 (.879) at home and has won 13 straight regular-season games entering this matchup. … North Florida is nicknamed the Ospreys (seahawk). … Alabama is coming off a two-game losing streak (Duke and Drexel) in Madison Square Garden in the NIT Season Tipoff. … Alabama has four players averaging double figures in points with two starters and two off the bench: Trevor Releford, Retin Obasohan, Nick Jacobs and Algie Key. ... Former Alabama head coach Wimp Sanderson will serve as the color analyst on CSS’s television coverage of the game with Matt Stewart as the play-by-play announcer.
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