The first black football player in the SEC played for The University of Tennessee
Autherine Lucy is famous for being the first black student to attend Alabama University.
The first black quarterback who played for the Crimson Tide was Walter Lewis. He played for Alabama during the 1980, 1981, 1982, and 1983 football seasons.
the Calvary Freedmans were the first black basketball team in 1945
some whitey who no one knows...black pride
The University of Alabama's first season of interscholastic football was 1892.