A recent radio interview has sparked excitement among Alabama basketball fans, as Michael Schwimer labeled the 2024-25 Alabama Crimson Tide as the "3rd best team in the last 20 years" based on his analytics model.

By the Numbers
  • Schwimer predicts the 2024-25 Alabama roster to be the "3rd best team in the last 20 years."
  • CBS Sports listed Alabama as the top national title contender, followed by Kansas, Auburn, Houston, Gonzaga, UConn, and Duke.
Yes, But

While analytics suggest Alabama's potential, success in games and championships is not guaranteed.

State of Play
  • Alabama is set to face Houston in a Las Vegas Tournament, highlighting a tough schedule under Nate Oats.
  • The Crimson Tide is recognized for playing an NBA style of basketball, attracting top talent and creating high expectations.
What's Next

Amidst high expectations, the key will be how Alabama's roster under Nate Oats performs in the upcoming 2024-25 season.

Bottom Line

Alabama basketball's potential shines bright with a roster touted as one of the best, but actual success hinges on how they fare in the upcoming challenging season.