Alabama vs.Memphis State

 
  Date: 10/10/1987  
  Score: 10-13  
  Alabama vs. Memphis State Alabama was upset by the Tigers of Memphis State by a score of 13-10 on the road in Memphis. Alabama's only touchdown was scored in the second quarter on a 8 yard Vince Sutton touchdown pass to Bobby Humphrey. Philip Doyle would provide Bama's only other points with a 52 yard field goal in the third quarter. The 1987 squad finished with a record of 7-5 and with an appearence in the Hall of Fame Bowl in Coach Bill Curry's first season at Alabama.