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Alabama's 2013 A-Day Spring game set for April 20

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Nick Saban will act as the commissioner again for Alabama's 2013 A-Day Spring game on April 20. (abc3340.com) Nick Saban will act as the commissioner again for Alabama's 2013 A-Day Spring game on April 20. (abc3340.com)
Alabama's A-Day Spring football scrimmage will be free to the public. (abc3340.com) Alabama's A-Day Spring football scrimmage will be free to the public. (abc3340.com)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The University of Alabama has determined dates for the football team's 2013 A-Day Spring Game and the 2013 Homecoming Game.

The annual A-Day Game will be televised live to a national audience by ESPN2 on Saturday, April 20. A-Day is the 15th and final practice of the spring with kickoff from Bryant-Denny Stadium scheduled for 2 p.m.. Admission will once again be free to the public.

More information on A-Day, including additional activities, traffic, and parking, will be available at a later date on rolltide.com.

Alabama leads the nation in spring game attendance over the last six years with a total of 516,536 fans and an average of 86,089 during that period. The largest A-Day crowd in school history came in 2011 (92,310). In head coach Nick Saban's first year of 2007, the stadium was at full capacity prior to expansion (92,138).

The 2013 University of Alabama Homecoming football game has been set for Saturday, October 5, when the Crimson Tide will host Georgia State at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Further details about Homecoming weekend activities, including a kickoff time for the game, will be released as they are finalized.

Source:  www.rolltide.com

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