Posted: Jan 13, 2012 9:16 AM by AP
TUCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama coach Nick Saban got a call from the Commander in Chief to congratulate him on the Crimson Tide's win at the BCS Championship in New Orleans.
White House officials say President Barack Obama phone Saban on Thursday to talk about the Jan. 9 victory over LSU. Obama told Saban he watched the entire game and was impressed with Alabama's performance.
No. 2 Alabama blew out the Tigers 21-0.
Obama will host Saban and his championship team at the White House.