Evan Neal
Alabama Crimson Tide – No. 73
PositionOffensive tackle
ClassJunior
Personal information
Born: (2000-09-19) September 19, 2000 (age 20)
Okeechobee, Florida
Height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight360 lb (163 kg)
Career history
College
Bowl games
High schoolIMG Academy (Bradenton, Florida)
Career highlights and awards

Evan Neal is an American football offensive tackle for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Early years

Neal originally attended Okeechobee High School in Okeechobee, Florida before transferring to IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.[1] He played in the 2019 Under Armour All-America Game.[2] A five-star recruit, Neal committed to the University of Alabama to play college football.[3][4]

College career

Neal started all 13 games at left guard during his freshman year in 2019 before moving to right tackle in 2020.[5][6][7] He was a starting member of the team that won the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship.

References

  1. ^ "Okeechobee's Neal transferring to IMG Academy to play football". www.tcpalm.com.
  2. ^ "IMG Academy players receive their Under Armour All-American jerseys". September 10, 2018.
  3. ^ "Bama adds to haul, gets ESPN 300 OL Neal". ESPN.com. December 19, 2018.
  4. ^ Whitehead, Bill. "Former Okeechobee offensive tackle Evan Neal will play for Alabama". Treasure Coast.
  5. ^ Hudson, Brett. "Evan Neal next up for Alabama line". Tuscaloosa News.
  6. ^ Hudson, Brett. "Nick Saban: Evan Neal has bright future for Crimson Tide". The Montgomery Advertiser.
  7. ^ "Okeechobee's Evan Neal wins SEC championship with Alabama". South Central Florida Life.