50 in 50 rankings: Alabama

Using a point system devised by the ESPN Stats & Information department, ESPN.com is counting down the 50 most successful programs of the past 50 years. A running list of the top 50 can be found here. For an explanation of the scoring system, read our intro.

The positives for Alabama: The Crimson Tide reached the NCAA tournament 12 times between 1982-1995, and six Sweet 16s between 1982-1991.

The negatives for Alabama: The Crimson Tide have no first-team All-Americans and just one second-teamer (Leon Douglas in 1975). They’ve never reached the Final Four.

So, where did Alabama check in? Find out here.