Alabama should set sights high

Alabama athletic director Mal Moore met with the media Tuesday, a day after Mark Gottfried’s abrupt departure from the Crimson Tide’s basketball program, and the results were about the same as any other Mal Moore press conference — gracious, gentlemanly and largely bereft of insight.

There was, however, one little nugget of wisdom that spoke volumes about where the search for Gottfried’s replacement is headed.