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Alabama Falls to Ole Miss, 57-55, Earns Sixth Seed in SEC Tournament - University of Alabama Athletics
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Alabama women's basketball team fell in a 57-55 heartbreaker to Ole Miss Sunday to conclude the regular season. The game saw five ties and
The Crimson Tide earned the No. 6 seed in next week’s SEC Tournament, will face the winner of Florida and Kentucky on Thursday
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Alabama women's basketball team fell in a 57-55 heartbreaker to Ole Miss Sunday to conclude the regular season. The game saw five ties and a lead change in the final quarter but a pair of last second free throws gave the Rebels the win.
With the loss, the Crimson Tide earned the sixth seed for the Southeastern Conference Tournament and will face the winner of 11th-seed Florida and 14th-seed Kentucky.
Alabama (20-9, 9-7 SEC) was led by a 12-point performance from Aaliyah Nye. Brittany Davis had 11 points, six boards and three assists, while both Sarah Ashlee Barker and Jada Rice tallied eight rebounds in the game. Barker added eight points and a steal, while Rice recorded six points and two blocks in the loss.
Marquesha Davis led the Rebels (22-7, 11-5 SEC) with 26 points, five rebounds and two steals. Angel Baker had 10 points and four boards, while Madison Scott had 10 points, six boards and three steals in the win.
- Alabama advances to the SEC Tournament as the sixth seed
- The Tide will face the winner between 11th-seed Florida and 14th-seed Kentucky on Thursday night
- The game will begin 25 minutes following the conclusion of the previous game