The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Readout of the President's Call with University of Alabama Coach Nick Saban
Earlier today, President Obama called Coach Nick Saban to congratulate him and the University of Alabama on their BCS Championship and their exceptional 2011-2012 season. The President said that he watched the entire championship game and could not have been more impressed with the Crimson Tide’s performance. The President commended the coach on his outstanding record and said that he looks forward to congratulating the team in person at the White House.