Alabama vs.Sewanee

 
  Date: 10/31/1896  
  Score: 6-10  
  Alabama vs. Sewanee In a close game, Sewanee defeated the Cadets by a score of 10-6 in Tuscaloosa. Powers scored Alabama's only touchdown on a 40 yard return of a punt that was fumbled by Sewanee. The 1896 squad finished the season with a record of 2-1 for coach Otto Wagonhurst.