Andrew Steele doubtful for Alabama's game against Mississippi State

© Alabama guard Andrew Steele is doubtful to play against Mississippi State on Wednesday. (

Alabama guard Andrew Steele continues to struggle with an ankle injury and{}is unlikely to play when Mississippi State visits on Wednesday night.

Alabama coach Anthony Grant listed Steele as doubtful.

"We're still monitoring," Grant told reporters on Tuesday. "He's still having some of the same issues that we've talked about here."

Steele has missed eight games this season and the Crimson Tide are 3-5 when he's out. Alabama is 14-3 when he has played.

Alabama and Mississippi State tip off at Coleman Coliseum Wednesday night at 7.