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Alabama will get to practice more than Clemson this week prior to the National Championship game due to an NCAA rules. Per ESPN's Brett McMurphy...
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This is because Alabama’s spring semester starts Jan. 13 — two days after the CFB Playoff title game on Jan. 11 (ESPN, 8:30 p.m. ET), while Clemson’s spring semester begins Wednesday.
The Tigers are not restricted by the length of any practices/team meetings until Tuesday, but they are limited to a maximum of four hours a day beginning Wednesday, according to NCAA rules.
Because Alabama’s spring semester doesn’t start until after the title game, the Crimson Tide’s countable athletic activities are not restricted by the NCAA’s 20-hour weekly rule.
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