Alabama vs.Tennessee

 
  Date: 10/15/1988  
  Score: 28-20  
  Alabama vs. Tennessee After losing to Ole Miss on homecoming a week earlier, Bama rebounded by defeating the Vols by a score of 28-20. The Tide would open the scoring with a pair of first quarter touchdowns. The first touchdown was scored on an 8 yard Wayne Shaw run, and the second on a 60 interception return by John Mangum. Tennessee was then able to hold Bama scoreless until the fourth when the Tide would score another pair of touchdowns. David Casteal would score first with his 7 yard touchdown run, and Murry Hill would score Bama's final points with his 55 yard touchdown run. The 1988 squad would finish with a record of 9-3 and with a victory in the Sun Bowl for Coach Curry.