Dedication of Rhoads Softball Stadium

The University of Alabama Athletics Department is exceedingly grateful to Mrs. Ann Rhoads, a member of the Bryant Society, for making the largest gift to date to Women's Sports at UA. This video captures the highlights of the dedication ceremony of the John and Ann Rhoads Softball Stadium.

The Bryant Society

Named for legendary football coach Paul “Bear” Bryant, the Bryant Society recognizes those donors who have contributed at least one million dollars to the Athletics Department. Hear from former Athletics Director, Mal Moore, Head Coach Nick Saban and others as they describe the importance of The Bryant Society.

Duncan Williams

Crimson Tide Foundation donor Duncan Williams talks about the importance of the habit of giving.

The Fail Room

When teams visit Bryant-Denny Stadium, they know they will be up against one of the best teams in the country. But, do they know they are being setup to "fail"?

Dr. Jeff Laubenthal

CTF Donor and former Alabama Baseball player, Dr. Jeff Laubenthal, is interviewed about how the new Sewell-Thomas Stadium is making a difference to Alabama Baseball.

2015 Bryant Society

The Bryant Society is the pinnacle of philanthropic giving at Alabama Athletics recognizing donors whose cumulative lifetime giving to the Crimson Tide Foundation has reached $1 million or more. The Society was formally recognized on October 22, 2015 when the inaugural class was officially inducted.

2016 Bryant Society

The second class of donors to reach $1 million in cumulative lifetime giving to the Crimson Tide Foundation were recognized on Thursday, October 20, 2016 with a black-tie dinner and induction ceremony. They also received custom-made championship style rings on the field prior to the Alabama versus Texas A&M game on October 22nd.


Student-athletes at the University of Alabama reflect on the opportunities they are most thankful for. Listen to our student-athletes as they describe how the support they have received has impacted them in meaningful, life-changing ways.

2017 Bryant Society Ring Presentation

The 2017 Bryant Society Inductees received their custom-designed rings and pendants from Athletics Director Greg Byrne and President Stuart Bell just before Alabama kicked-off against Tennessee on October 21.