The Crimson Tide have consistently brought in top-15 ranked classes in basketball since Oats has been in charge, with a specific highlight on the 2022 class that was considered the No. 4 class in the nation.
The Alabama Crimson Tide basketball program stays hot on the recruiting trail after Rylan Griffen announced his commitment to Nate Oats and the Crimson Tide. Griffen is a 4-star shooting guard out of Richardson, TX., he is considered the No. 5 shooting guard in the class and the No. 6 player in the state of Texas according to the 247Sports Composite.