University of Alabama

Alabama sets dates for A-Day and homecoming games

The University of Alabama has determined the A-Day Game will be April 20, while homecoming for the 2013 football season will be Oct. 5.

ESPN2 will televise the A-Day Game. A-Day is the 15th and final practice of the spring with kickoff from Bryant-Denny Stadium scheduled for 3 p.m. Admission will be free

. More information about additional activities, traffic and parking will be available later.

Alabama leads the nation in spring game attendance over the last six years with a total of 516,536 fans and an average of 86,089 during that period. The largest A-Day crowd in school history came in 2011 (92,310). In head coach Nick Saban’s first year of 2007, the stadium was at full capacity before expansion (92,138).

Homecoming will be Oct. 5 against Georgia State at Bryant-Denny Stadium. More information will be available later.