Alabama, The University of

Location: Tuscaloosa, AL
Founded: 1831
Primary Athletic Conference: Southeastern Conference
Nickname: Crimson Tide
Colors: Crimson, White
Mascot Name: Big Al
Institution Website: www.ua.edu
Athletics Website: www.rolltide.com
Bookstore: www.supestore.ua.edu
Fan Shop: www.alabama.teamfanshop.com
Famous Alumni: Robert Horry (NBA) Shaun Alexander (NFL) Joe Namath (NFL) Ken Stabler (NFL)
Fun Fact: In 1882, University of Alabama's first football team was created. They were called the "Thin Red Line" which later became the "Crimson Tide." Alabama's student enrollment has increased each year during the past decade.