Alabama vs.Mississippi State

 
  Date: 11/14/1998  
  Score: 14-26  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi State For the third year in a row, the Bulldogs were able to defeat the Tide, and in this contest won 26-14. Shaun Alexander would score all of Bama's points with a pair of third quarter touchdowns - a 1 yard run and a 40 yard reception from Andrew Zow. Alexander would also have 110 yards receiving in the game. The 1998 squad finished the season with a record of 7-5 and with an appearance in the Music City Bowl for coach Mike Dubose.