Alabama vs.Mississippi State

  Date: 10/28/1939  
  Score: 7-0  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi State Alabama hosted Mississippi State for the annual homecoming game in 1939 and the Tuscaloosa fans were not disappointed as for the third straight time on campus the Tide shutout its opponent this time 7-0. Holt Rast scored Bama's only touchdown of the game when he caught a pass from Charles Boswell in the first quarter. The Maroons threatened in the second quarter but they missed a 4th down conversion on the Alabama 16 yard line killing the drive. Alabama finished the 1939 season with a record of 5-3-1 for Coach Frank Thomas.