Archive for November 1st, 2016

1st November
written by Todd Cheatham

Greetings Bama Fans.

Hope everyone enjoyed the bye week and had time to relax.  This Saturday, #1 Bama will take on #13 LSU at 7:00 PM, which is Bama’s 4th consecutive game against a ranked opponent.

Bama Trivia Question:  What two former UA students played against each other in the 1932 World Series, sharing the field with Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig?

If you’re planning on watching the game in the Chicagoland area, please join us at either of our two official University of Alabama Chapter watch locations that support Roll Tide Chicago’s scholarships.  The Houndstooth is located at 3369 N Clark St. in Chicago.  No Cubs this week, but the Blackhawks also have a 7PM game, so please arrive 2-3 hours prior to kickoff to get seats.  There are no reservations at “The Tooth” and it is based on a “first come, first serve” basis.   Alumni will be there to greet you as soon as you enter. The Houndstooth’s web site for further details is

In the suburbs, Another Round is located at 5141 Main Street in Downers Grove. Another Round will be open also and ready to greet all the wonderful BAMA fans.  The Blackhawks also have a 7PM game, so please arrive early to get a table.  We have a private area to the far left as you enter the bar.  Within this watch area, is a large room with couches and comfortable chairs that can be reserved for a donation to the scholarship fund.    Send email to if interested.  Another Round’s web site is

We’re selling our 2016-17 memberships. Stop by the membership desk and purchase yours. Memberships are as follows:

White level (single) – $25 and includes one shirt

Crimson level (dual) – $40 and includes two shirts

Houndstooth level (family) – $60 and includes four shirts

Single shirt purchase (non member) – $30 each

Additional shirt purchase (member) – $20

If you need to reach us or have any questions prior to the game, please visit our web site at or send us an email at

Lisa, Linda, Bobby, and Todd will be at The Houndstooth and available to answer any questions you may have.

Mia, Cathy and I will be at Another Round to assist you.  Hope to see you there..

Bama Trivia Answer:  Joe Sewell, who played for the New York Yankees, and Riggs Stephenson of the Chicago Cubs.

Roll Tide

Jack Ayers