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Nick Saban and Mark Ingram Raise $50,000 for Alabama and Nick’s Kids at Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban and former Alabama Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram’s 7-under par performance at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge on Tuesday raised $50,000 for the University of Alabama and Nick’s Kids.

The charity golf tournament, which has been held annually since 2007, featured a 15-team field of NCAA head coaches and celebrity alumni who competed for a first-place prize of $100,000 in scholarship and charity. All participating teams will receive a portion of the $630,000 total purse.

In addition to the $630,000 charity and scholarship purse, another $170,000 was generated for charitable organizations bringing the 2017 total to $800,000 in charitable giving. Since its creation in 2007, the event has contributed a total of $6.8 million in scholarship and charity, helping make the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl college football’s most charitable bowl game.

Get all the latest information on the team by following @AlabamaFTBL on Twitter and Facebook and AlabamaFBL on Instagram. General athletic news can also be found at UA_Athletics on Twitter and Instagram and AlabamaAthletics on Facebook.

Source: Roll Tide”

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