Alabama vs.Mississippi State

  Date: 10/10/1936  
  Score: 7-0  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi State Alabama hosted the Mississippi State Maroons for homecoming in 1936 and the 16,000 fans in attendance were not disappointed as the Tide defeated State 7-0. The only score of the game came in the second quarter on a trick play. Joe Riley faked a punt and handed the ball off to Joe Kilgrow who rushed the ball 83 yards for the touchdown. State threatened late in the game with a strong drive but Riley intercepted a pass to preserve the slim one touchdown victory. The 1936 squad finished the season 8-0-1 for Coach Frank Thomas.