Alabama basketball's March Madness run came to an end Friday night as the Crimson Tide fell to San Diego State in the Sweet 16 in Louisville, 71-64. Alabama's second-half comeback came up short as the Aztecs pulled away late and the Crimson Tide lost in the Sweet 16 for the second time in the last three years.
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Here's how social media reacted to the result:
Sucks that Alabama lost but I’m happy for San Diego State
— Lettuce 🥬 (@StrikerTide) March 25, 2023
Alabama football school! Why did I bet basketball!
— Shawn Vogel (@BigVogel23) March 25, 2023
Really Alabama really🤦🏽♀️
— Lauryn M✨ (@_lifeofla__) March 25, 2023
I knew Alabama was finna go down, but I didn’t think it’d be SDSU to take em’ out
— 4 (@kaiono_) March 25, 2023
Alabama being out means I can just relax and enjoy the rest of this tournament
— Johnny Lombardi (@jlombarditv) March 25, 2023
Y’all thought Alabama was gonna win? pic.twitter.com/4y66aYjuDr
— Trevor Hass (@TrevorHass) March 25, 2023
From the 11:39 mark until there was 1:10 remaining, Alabama scored 10 points.
The Tide had trouble with long cold spells throughout the year, the timing of this one was as bad as it gets. #SDSUvsBAMA #MarchMadness
— BC the Man (@BCakaTheMan) March 25, 2023
Alabama had a melt down. And the foul with 45 seconds left was terrible.
— Kylie Winfrey (@thekyliewinfrey) March 25, 2023
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