Alabama vs.Southwestern Louisiana

  Date: 10/14/1989  
  Score: 24-17  
  Alabama vs. Southwestern Louisiana Alabama trailed the Cajuns going into the fourth quarter, but the Tide would score 17 fourth quarter points to win the game 24-17. Siran Stacy would open the scoring for the Tide with his 1 yard touchdown run in the second quarter. Bama would not score again until the fourth. In the fourth, the Tide would score on a 1 yard touchdown run by Martin Houston, a 42 yard Philip Doyle field goal, and on a 46 yard Murry Hill touchdown run. The 1989 squad finished with a record of 10-2, as SEC champions, and with an appearance in the Sugar Bowl in Coach Curry's final season at the Capstone.