Alabama vs.Tulane

  Date: 9/30/1961  
  Score: 9-0  
  Alabama vs. Tulane A tough Tulane was no match for the Tide who posted a 9-0 victory in Mobile. After Jimmy Wilson recovered a fumble for the Tide in the first, Pat Trammell would hit Tommy Brooker for 22 yard touchdown pass eight plays later. Tim Davis would score Bama's only other points with his 24 yard field goal in the third. The 1961 squad finished with a record of 11-0, as SEC champions, and as national champions after a victory in the Sugar Bowl for Coach Bryant.