The Alabama Crimson Tide football team has returned to glory after an amazing NCAA national championship run. Fans adorning Alabama Crimson Tide t-shirts descended on Pasadena, California in droves to watch as their team defeated the Texas Longhorns in spectacular fashion. This year’s run was made even more special as running back Mark Ingram became the first Alabama player to win the Heisman trophy. Alabama Crimson Tide jerseys bearing his name and number are sure to me in high demand.
The 2010 BCS victory marks the universities 13th national title in football and it’s first since 1992. In addition the Alabama Crimson Tide women’s gymnastics team has won 4 national titles. The tradition of winning at the university and current success is evident in the rise of Alabama Crimson Tide merchandise sales. In every corner of their home state, one is sure to encounter fans with Alabama Crimson Tide apparel invoking the team’s motto: Roll Tide! Another fan favorite is the Paul “Bear” Bryant Alabama Crimson Tide hat.
The University of Alabama, located in Tuscaloosa, is rich in history and was established in 1831 as the state’s first public college. The date is advertised on many Alabama Crimson Tide sweatshirts.