Alabama vs.Southern Mississippi

 
  Date: 11/24/1956  
  Score: 13-13  
  Alabama vs. Southern Mississippi A bruised and battered Crimson Tide squad came home to face Mississippi Southern and came away with a 13-13 tie. 6 players from the previous weekend's game were unable to play in this one. Bama's scores came off of a 52 yard pass from Bobby Smith to Don Comstock and off of a 15 yard pass from Smith to Ralph Blalock. The 1956 squad finished the season 2-7-1 for coach J.B. "Ears" Whitworth.