Alabama vs.Mississippi State

 
  Date: 11/2/1968  
  Score: 20-13  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi State In this Homecoming contest, the Tide put up 20 first half points and never looked back in defeating State 20-13. Alabama's two touchdowns came on a pair of 2 yard runs by Pete Jilleba in the first and Ed Morgan in the second. Mike Dean would also hit field goals from 25 and 29 yards to give the Tide a 20-13 victory. The 1968 squad finished the season with a record of 8-3 along with an appearance in the Gator Bowl for Coach Bryant.