Alabama vs.Memphis State

 
  Date: 10/26/1985  
  Score: 28-9  
  Alabama vs. Memphis State Mike Shula put on an offensive show by passing for 367 yards and throwing 4 touchdown passes in this 28-9 victory over the Tigers. In the first, Shula hit Greg Richardson for a 21 yard score. In the third, Shula hit Al Bell for a 26 yard score, and also hit Clay Whitehurst for a 7 yard score. In the fourth, Shula would hit Bobby Humphrey for his fourth and final touchdown pass. The 1985 squad finished the season with a record of 9-2-1 and with a victory in the Aloha Bowl for Ray Perkins.