Alabama vs.Miami

 
  Date: 11/13/1971  
  Score: 31-3  
  Alabama vs. Miami The Tide's defense led the way in only allowing 180 yards of total offense to Miami in this 31-3 Alabama win. Bama would score a pair of first quarter touchdowns on runs of 22 and 67 yards by Terry Davis and Wilbur Jackson. Bill Davis would provide Bama's only second quarter points with his 27 yard field goal. In the third, Terry Davis would visit the end zone again on a 6 yard run. Hobson would close the afternoons scoring with his 10 yard touchdown run in the fourth. The 1971 squad would finish the season with a record of 11-1, as SEC champions, and with an appearence in the Orange Bowl for Coach Bryant.