Former 5-star guard in the 2020 recruiting class has transferred to Alabama from Texas Tech. Nate Oats hauls in another 5-star McDonald's All-American, making it a three headed monster in the back-court. Burnett joins the other All-Americans on the Crimson Tide with, Jahvon Quinerly and 2021 recruit J.D. Davison. This is now the second addition to the 2021 roster this week for Oats.
The SEC has cancelled the rest of the SEC Basketball Tournament. The conference officials made the decision an hour before tip-off was scheduled to begin to cancel the tournament due to the danger of COVID-19 Coronavirus spreading.
Greg Sankey announced on the SEC Network between the two Thursday night SEC Tournament games, that beginning tomorrow fans would not be allowed into Bridgestone Arena to watch the SEC Tournament. The Big 10, Big 12 and the Pac-12 announced similar bans from their conference tournaments earlier today. Sankey also announced a ban on fan attendance at all SEC sporting events until at least March 30.