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Edwards: ‘Bama gets ex-Rutgers center Cliff Omoruyi

Alabama’s incredible offseason continued Sunday when it scored a commitment from ex-Rutgers star center Cliff Omoruyi, who chose the Crimson Tide over North Carolina, Kansas State and Georgetown. The 6-foot-11, 240-pound center is a perfect fit for Nate Oats’s 2024-25 squad. Omoruyi doesn’t need touches offensively and will get his own off the offensive boards. Edwards: ‘Bama gets ex-Rutgers center Cliff Omoruyi

NCAA Tournament Betting: Edwards likes Alabama-Grand Canyon total

As of Saturday afternoon, most betting shops had Alabama (22-11 straight up, 17-15-1 against the spread) installed as a six-point favorite for Sunday’s Round-of-32 showdown vs. Grand Canyon in Spokane, WA. The total was 168.5 and the Antelopes were +200 on the money line. Alabama advanced to the NCAA Tournament’s second round thanks to Friday NCAA Tournament Betting: Edwards likes Alabama-Grand Canyon total

SEC Showdown: Alabama at Florida

Published on Monday, 3/4/24, at 7:20 p.m. Eastern. Updated on Tuesday, 3/5/24, at 7:15 a.m. Eastern. Florida (20-9 straight up, 13-15-1 against the spread) will be looking for revenge tonight when it plays host to Alabama at 7:00 p.m. Eastern on ESPN. FanDuel opened Alabama (20-9 SU, 16-12-1 ATS) as a 1.5-point road favorite at SEC Showdown: Alabama at Florida

Edwards: Saturday’s SEC Slate

FanDuel currently has Tennessee as the -115 ‘chalk’ to win the SEC’s regular-season championship. Alabama, which hosts the Volunteers Saturday night at Coleman Coliseum, has -105 odds. South Carolina is one game back of both teams and has a 20/1 number. Kentucky has 110/1 odds, followed by Florida and Auburn, who are both 140/1 longshots. Edwards: Saturday’s SEC Slate