Nick Saban

Alabama  coach Nick Saban speaks at a press conference in Atlanta, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Alabama beat Georgia 26-23 in overtime to win the CFP national championship the previous night.

Nick Saban wants a $2 million recruiting lounge? Nick Saban gets a $2 million recruiting lounge. 

At least, that's what Alabama's Physical Properties Committee chairman jokingly said as they voted to approve the proposal, which would then be sent to the Board of Trustees, according to a report from

"Nobody wants to tell Nick Saban no?” asked committee chairman James Wilson III before the vote, according to the report.

The lounge, which will be primarily used for recruiting, would be located in the Mal Moore Athletic facility. The project will include upgrading finishes, enhancing audio and visual systems, new graphics and furniture as well as deferred maintenance, according to the report. 

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