Alabama vs.LSU

 
  Date: 11/5/1988  
  Score: 18-19  
  Alabama vs. LSU The Tigers of LSU defeated the Tide 19-18 after Philip Doyle missed a 54 yard field goal that would have given Alabama the victory as time expired in the fourth. For the game, Doyle would hit 4 field goals (35, 24, 33, and 20 yards), and David Casteal would score Bama's only touchdown on a 2 yard run in the second quarter. The 1988 squad would finish with a record of 9-3 and with a victory in the Sun Bowl for Coach Curry.