Alabama vs.Mississippi State

  Date: 11/1/1969  
  Score: 23-19  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi State A solid State team came up short against the Tide and left Jackson with a 19-23 loss. In the first, Richard Ciemny would hit a 30 yard field goal, and Pete Jilleba would score on a 3 yard touchdown run. In the fourth, Johnny Musso would score Bama's final two touchdowns on a 4 yard run, and then on a 25 yard touchdown reception from Scott Hunter. The 1969 squad would finish the season with a record of 6-5 along with an appearance in the Liberty Bowl for Coach Bryant.