Team of the week: Alabama
The Crimson Tide kicked off its 2010-11 season with a victory, closing with a 1-over 289 to win the Carpet Capital Collegiate. Alabama finished at 8-under 856 at The Farm Golf Club in Rocky Face, Ga., to top runner-up Wake Forest (287) by four shots. It was the Tide’s third Carpet Capital victory in the past four years. Alabama was led by freshman Bobby Wyatt, who shot 69-71-71 and finished fourth individually at 5-under 211. Junior Bud Cauley (70) tied for fifth at 212 and freshman Cory Whitsett tied for 12th.