Alabama vs.Vanderbilt

 
  Date: 10/2/1954  
  Score: 28-14  
  Alabama vs. Vanderbilt After being down 14-7 at the half, Alabama stormed back and walked out of Mobile with a 28-14 victory. Corky Tharp scored Bama's first touchdown on a pass from Hootie Ingram. The Tide's next score came from Rocky Stone on a 2 yard dive into the endzone. Alabama scored the game-winning touchdown on a pass from Albert Elmore on fourth and three to Bobby Luna. The insurance score came on a 10 yard Corky Tharp run on the final play of the game. The 1954 squad finished the season with a 4-5-2 record in Coach Red Drew's final season as head coach for the Tide.