No. 4 Bama gets bounce-back game against FCS WCU
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Western Carolina coach Mark Speir has dealt with some of the challenges Alabama faced in recent years as the team everyone badly wants to beat.
It makes Saturdays that much harder, if decidedly less daunting than taking a 1-9 Football Championship Subdivision team to face the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide (9-1), which is coming off its first loss of the season.
Speir was an assistant on the Appalachian State teams that won three consecutive FCS titles from 2005-07.
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