A player then fouled out and another left with an injury, forcing Alabama to play over 10 minutes with just three players.
Forget the Iron Bowl, the biggest story out of the University of Alabama on Saturday came courtesy of the school's men's basketball team. Both players drew technical fouls, and Mason drew a second when he kept on talking.
The No. 25 Crimson Tide played a majority of the second half against No. 14 Minnesota with just three players on the floor.
Referees ejected every active player from Alabama's bench, leaving the Crimson Tide to finish the game with the five players they had on the court at the time of the scuffle.
Petty, a freshman, led the way with 16.
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Sexton finished with 40 points on 12-of-22 shooting, and earned plenty of praise from Minnesota coach Richard Pitino, who said Sexton "could beat a whole team by himself".
It's not March Madness but things got more than a little insane between the Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Alabama Crimson Tide, who finished with just three players in the championship game of the Barclays Center Classic on Saturday.
Alabama never trailed after Sexton hit a jumpshot to make the score, 4-3, less than 90 seconds into the game.
Honestly, how can Minnesota feel good about itself after barely winning a game against just three players?
Behind the inspired play of Sexton-a projected 2018 lottery pick-the Crimon Tide actually made a comeback at Barclays Center.