Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo giraffe picks a winner in Alabama vs UConn

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) — The Alabama Crimson Tide heads to the big dance to take on the UConn Huskies in the final four of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Saturday night.

It may be a tall order to predict who will win but that is where a giraffe at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo comes in.

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Who better to predict the outcome of a basketball game than the tallest creature on the planet?

Benjamin the giraffe at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo did just that Friday.

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His prediction may be up to interpretation but Alabama fans would like to think Benjamin eating the UConn team logo is a sign the Alabama Crimson Tide will destroy UConn in the university’s first-ever trip to the Final Four.

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