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Alabama Forced To Play More Than Ten Minutes With Only Three Players, Nearly Comes Back To Win

Alabama’s 25th-ranked team faced off against Minnesota in one of today’s marquee men’s basketball games, only to see its entire bench ejected after this brouhaha that, after another foul and an injury, left the team to play more than ten minutes with just three players. AND THEY CAME BACK.

Not all the way, mind you, but they decreased the Gophers lead to one possession, a truly incredible feat for a team THAT ONLY HAD THREE PLAYERS:

Collin Sexton proved Superman for the Crimson Tide, scoring 38 to keep the game competitive. 89-84 was your final score.


Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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