Alabama vs.Auburn

 
  Date: 11/27/1965  
  Score: 30-3  
  Alabama vs. Auburn Only a 44 yard Auburn field goal in the second kept the Tide from shutting out the Tigers in this 30-3 blowout. Bama's first points came in the first on an 11 yard Steve Sloan touchdown pass to Tommy Tolleson. In the second, Sloan would throw a 33 yard touchdown pass to Ray Perkins and David Ray would hit a 27 yard field goal. In the third, Leslie Kelley would score on a 2 yard touchdown run, and Sloan's 29 yard touchdown pass to Don Shankles in the fourth would close Bama's scoring for the afternoon. The 1965 squad finished 9-1-1, as SEC champions, as national champions, and with an appearance in the Orange Bowl for Coach Bryant.