Alabama vs.Southern Mississippi

 
  Date: 11/13/1982  
  Score: 29-38  
  Alabama vs. Southern Mississippi This 38-29 loss to the Golden Eagles marked the end of a 57 game winning streak at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Bama's first score came in the first on a 33 yard Walter Lewis touchdown pass to Joe Carter. In the second, Ken Coley would score on a 1 yard plunge. In the third, the Tide would score on a 1 yard Craig Turner plunge, and this was followed by a 4 yard Paul Carruth touchdown run in the fourth. The 1982 squad would finish with a record of 8-4 and with a victory in the Liberty Bowl in Coach Bryant's final season at the Capstone.