Alabama vs.Arkansas

 
  Date: 9/20/1997  
  Score: 16-17  
  Alabama vs. Arkansas The Razorbacks were able to come into Tuscaloosa and sneak out with a 17-16 victory over the Tide. Through the first three quarters, Brian Cunningham scored all of Bama's points on a trio of field goals (36, 38, and 30 yards). Bama would finally score a touchdown in the fourth on a 28 yard touchdown reception by Quincy Jackson from Lance Tucker. However, Arkansas would score late in the fourth to win the game. The 1997 squad finished the season with a record of 4-7 in Mike Dubose's first year at the Capstone.