Alabama vs.Camp Gordon

  Date: 11/19/1917  
  Score: 6-19  
  Alabama vs. Camp Gordon To close the 1917 season, Alabama would meet Camp Gordon (a team of military personal that were college football players before their joining of the Army) in Birmingham's Rickwood Field only to lose by a score of 19-6 in what was Thomas Kelly's final game as Bama's head coach. Riggs Stephenson scored Alabama‚Äôs lone points on a short touchdown run. Due to World War One Alabama would not field a team in 1918 but would return to the gridiron for the 1919 season. The 1917 squad would finish the season with a record of 5-2-1 in what was Thomas Kelly's final season as Alabama's head coach.