Finally, the Tide has actually returned to Tuscaloosa.
Well, they never ever left, however football season is here for all you fans starving for the Crimson Tide’s next perform at a championship game.
Things didn’t end the method you, Nick Saban or the group desired it to in 2021, however we’re prepared to progress with another skilled lineup seeking to right the ship. Things start with Utah State on Saturday prior to the Tide struck the roadway to face Texas in Austin next week.
There are Bryant-Denny Stadium changes: What Alabama fans should know for 2022, consisting of the intro of alcohol sales in the location. Here’s what you require to understand about the very first gameday at the Capstone in 2022.
GATES OPEN: 4 p.m.
STROLL OF CHAMPS: 4:30 p.m.
ELEPHANT STOMP: 5:30 p.m.
KICKOFF: 6:30 p.m.
TELEVISION: SEC Network
Friday: Sunny skies with a high near 92 and a 40 percent opportunity of rain after 2 p.m., followed by cloudy skies with an over night low around 73 and a 40 percent opportunity of showers.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy skies with a high near 86 and a 70 percent opportunity of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m., followed by showers and a possible thunderstorm and an over night low around 72.
Sunday: Cloudy skies with a high near 83 and a 70 percent opportunity of rain, followed by mainly cloudy skies with an over night low around 71 and more rain.
THE VIDEO GAME!
Behind the play of Heisman winning quarterback Bryce Young and protective super star Will Anderson Jr., Alabama bet another championship game in 2021 however failed versus Georgia in the College Football Playoff.
Nick Saban and his team want to complete properly in 2022 with a fresh lineup and method that need to as soon as again land them in contention. Alabama opens the season as the preseason top-ranked group, however we understand rankings can imply absolutely nothing. All that matters is what occurs on the field.
Utah State won their opener versus UConn recently and will provide some difficulties for Bama on both sides of the ball. Currently a 41.5-favorite, the Tide will aim to control with a variety of skill, however Saturday marks the very first time this team will contend together, so anything can occur.
Will Bryce Young get where he ended as the ruling Heisman winner? Is any quarterback safe withWill Anderson Jr throughout the line of skirmish? Will these Aggies provide Bama the test they require to set the tone in 2022? We’ll discover at 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
Beginning in 2022, all points of sale at Alabama sports occasions for concessions and retail will be cashless. Fans with money can exchange for a Fancard in $20 increments in 2 areas in the arena: Lower Level (very first Floor), Section AA (near Concession S126); and Upper Level (8th Floor), Section NN-8 (near Concession N804).
Each place will have an employee to help visitors who need this service. UA stated Fancards are a preloaded Mastercard without any activation charges. These can not just be utilized at arena concessions however likewise anywhere Mastercard is accepted.
Alabama Athletics will begin selling beer and wine at choose sporting occasions, starting with the 2022 house football season.
The bulk of concessions areas will provide beer and white wine, and extra portable stations will be established on the 100, 200 and 800-level concourses. Guests should be 21 to acquire and reveal legitimate evidence of recognition. IDs will be examined sometimes of purchase, and there is a limitation of 2 alcohols per deal. Sales of beer and white wine will conclude at the conclusion of the 3rd quarter.
UA stated alcohol acquired in the arena concourses can not be brought into or out of a premium seating location, and all alcohol acquired at sporting occasions should be taken in at the location and might not be performed “under any situations.”
Concession stands lie throughout the concourses of Bryant-Denny Stadium The Crimson Crave trailer is established along the Walk of Champions as a pre-entry dining choice.
Reminder: All concession deals will be cashless.
as soon as possible will be offered for mobile buying at choose portables throughout 100, 200 and 800-level concourses. You can discover QR codes with a link to order and get concessions products from your smart device throughout the arena.
Tailgating on the Quad is allowed 2022. Free Quad tailgating is found on the west side of theQuad Reservations are not needed. Quad tailgate supply drop-off lies onColonial Dr and is open throughout the following times: Friday at 6-8 p.m. and Saturday at 7 a.m. till twelve noon (for Utah State). Fans are allowed 15 minutes to discharge devices and exitColonial Drive View the Quad drop-off map. The UA Gameday Info camping tent lies at the corner of 9th Avenue and University Boulevard.
In 2020, ticketing and parking went mobile-only, offering a safe fan experience with fast and hassle-free entry on gameday throughout the pandemic. UA stated mobile ticketing will lower the threat of lost, taken or counterfeit tickets while offering the capability to quickly handle, move or offer your tickets anytime from your smart device, so the system will stay in impact.
You can handle their tickets on their smart device through the Alabama Crimson Tide mobile app or online atRollTide.com/MyAccount UA motivates fans to download their tickets prior to gameday. Prior to reaching the Bryant-Denny gates, fans can open their digital wallet on their smart device, pick their video game tickets or parking passes, and hold their smart device near the scanner for entry.
UA kept in mind that “Print- at-Home” tickets (PDF copies) are no longer offered, and mobile tickets are just legitimate when provided on a smart device. Printed copies of QR codes will not be accepted. If you do not have a smart device, you can get in touch with the Alabama Athletics TIDE PRIDE/Ticket Office prior to gamedays for choices.
UA likewise revealed some brand-new upgrades to mobile ticketing in 2022. The transfer procedure will now permit you to use your phone contacts when moving tickets through the Alabama Crimson Tide mobile app. Also, there will no longer be a transfer expiration, and you have the capability to much better track your transfers with a very first and last name connected with all transfers. Ticket buyers can likewise fast download their video game tickets by utilizing our brand-new “Add All” function.
Ticketholders can move their tickets to somebody in case they are not able to participate in a video game. Ticketholders (omitting UA faculty/staff and trainees) can still publish their tickets on StubHub.
METAL DETECTORS/ CLEAR BAG POLICY
UA will have walk-through metal detectors at all gates of Bryant-Denny Stadium Fans do not require to eliminate shoes or belts to stroll through the metal detectors.
Alabama will likewise continue to implement its clear bag policy in the interest of public security and to considerably accelerate entry into Bryant-Denny Stadium The just non-clear plastic bag fans can bring into Bryant-Denny is a little clutch bag no bigger than 4 1/2 inches-by-6 1/2 inches. If any bigger, the bags should be clear and plastic. Fans can likewise generate one-gallon clear plastic freezer bags, comparable to Ziploc bags you purchase the supermarket. Learn more about the clear bag policy.
It’s hot in Alabama this time of year– truly hot. So UA wishes to assist you remain cool on gamedays. Cooling stations will consist of water beasts, fans, shaded seating, sun block and emergency treatment personnel lie at the following areas:
- Lower Level (very first Floor) Sections G, AA & & LL
- Lower Level (2ndFloor) Sections D, K, BB & MM
- Upper Level( 8th Floor)Section SS-10First Aid Room
Water Monsters including 150-gallon tanks of cold filtered water lie throughout Bryant-Denny Stadium to help fans in remaining cool and hydrated. Fans are allowed to bring empty, non-glass, bottles/cups inside to fill at the different water stations. Small cups will likewise be supplied beside the container.
- Lower Level (very first Floor): Sections G, LL, AA & &Gates 7, 30, 38 & 59
- Lower Level (2nd Floor): Sections D, K, BB, MM, S-8
- Upper Level( 8thFloor):(* )NN-1, NN-14, SS-1, SS-14Sections TRAFFIC
UA has actually supplied 4 plainly specified paths developed to supply fans with the most time-efficient methods to and from school.
The Cottondale and 216 routes and parking on the east side of school.Birmingham is finest for fans taking a trip from
The I-359 route or west of Birmingham and parking downtown or on the west side of school.Tuscaloosa is finest for fans taking a trip from
The McFarland route and parking on the east side of school.Birmingham 3 hours prior to kickoff, or earlier if considered essential by police, the core school location will be closed to through traffic. A correct UA
Beginning authorization is needed to access the limited location. Gameday core of school will be re-opened roughly 2.5 hours postgame. The 20/59 building has actually been finished and need to not interfere with gameday traffic for the 2022 football season. Learn more.
Interstate is closed at Jack Warner Parkway for the season. UA motivates fans leaving school through Greensboro Avenue to take a trip eastbound and make use of McFarland Jack Warner Parkway to I-20/ 59.Boulevard PARKING
parking lies on the east side of school and is $ 30 per video game or $ 200 for the season.
Public are motivated to acquire their parking in advance of pertaining to schoolFans online shuttle bus starts at 8 a.m. at the Downtown Tuscaloosa (7th Intermodal Facility and 23rd Street), where parking is totally free. Avenue is $1 big salami and 50 cents for elders. Shuttle shuttle bus starts at 7 a.m. and is $15 big salami. University Mall one hour post-game.Concludes UA parking area open at 7 a.m.
shuttle bus are devoid of the east school parking lot. Crimson Ride at 7 a.m., concludes 90 minutes post-game. Begins more parking info, check out For.the UA Gameday website statue on its very first gameday.
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Have yet? Tuska of The elephant statue has landed. The University just recently moved of a seven-ton, 19-foot elephant statue called Alabama to the corner of Tuska and University Boulevard, where the Wallace Wade Avenue satisfies school– not far from near Strip-Bryant Denny Stadium statue portrays the elephant looking skyward with his 2 front feet a little off the ground and trunk completely extended. The determines 19 feet, 1 inch to the pointer of the trunk.It TWITTER
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Quad Drop SATURDAY,
3Sept 7 a.m.
Quad Drop 9 a.m. till 4 p.m.
Parking Lots Open
Shuttle Service Begins
Bryant Museum 2:30 p.m.
Coca openCola Kickoff Zone 3:30 p.m.
session with honorary captains
Autograph and Terrence Cody (Roy Upchurch/Hibbett Sports Tent-Coca)Cola Kickoff Zone 4 p.m.
Gates 4:30 p.m.
Walk 5:30 p.m.Champions