Alabama vs.Penn State

 
  Date: 12/19/1959  
  Score: 0-7  
  Alabama vs. Penn State In what was Coach Bryant's first bowl game at the Capstone, the Nittany Lions defeated the Tide on a cold Philadelphia afternoon in the first Liberty Bowl 7-0. In a defensive struggle, the games only points came in the second quarter on a Penn State fake field goal that was ran in for a touchdown. The 1959 squad finished with a 7-2-2 record and with an appearance in the Liberty Bowl for Coach Bryant.