Alabama vs.Pensacola N. A. S.

 
  Date: 10/10/1942  
  Score: 27-0  
  Alabama vs. Pensacola N. A. S. The Pensacola Fliers had the age and experience but the Tide had the speed and in this contest speed overcame the experience and Alabama rolled 27-0. Russ Craft was again the story of this contest scoring 2 of the 3 touchdowns. Craft started the scoring in the first quarter on a 5 yard run capping an impressive 80 yard drive. It was Craft again in the third quarter with a 6 yard run and then Kenny Reese got into the endzone in the fourth with a 3 yard run. The 1942 squad finished the season 8-3 with a win in the Orange Bowl for Coach Thomas.