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1971 Alabama Crimson Tide Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (3rd of 128) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bear Bryant (11-1)

PS/G: 30.7 (11th of 128) ▪ PA/G: 10.2 (7th of 128)
SRS: 27.66 (3rd of 128) ▪ SOS: 11.91 (1st of 128)

Bowl Game: Lost Orange Bowl 38-6 versus Nebraska

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
16 9 8 7 6 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 2 2 4

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 10, 1971 Fri (16) Alabama @ (5) Southern California Pac-8 W 17 10 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 18, 1971 Sat (9) Alabama Southern Mississippi Ind W 42 6 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 25, 1971 Sat (8) Alabama @ Florida SEC W 38 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 2, 1971 Sat (7) Alabama Mississippi SEC W 40 6 4 0 0 W 4 Birmingham, AL
5 Oct 9, 1971 Sat (6) Alabama @ Vanderbilt SEC W 42 0 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 16, 1971 Sat (4) Alabama (14) Tennessee SEC W 32 15 6 0 0 W 6 Birmingham, AL
7 Oct 23, 1971 Sat (4) Alabama Houston Ind W 34 20 7 0 0 W 7
8 Oct 30, 1971 Sat (4) Alabama @ Mississippi State SEC W 41 10 8 0 0 W 8 Jackson, MS
9 Nov 6, 1971 Sat (4) Alabama @ (18) Louisiana State SEC W 14 7 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 13, 1971 Sat (4) Alabama Miami (FL) Ind W 31 3 10 0 0 W 10
11 Nov 27, 1971 Sat (3) Alabama N (5) Auburn SEC W 31 7 11 0 0 W 11 Birmingham, AL
12 Jan 1, 1972 Sat (2) Alabama N (1) Nebraska Big 8 L 6 38 11 1 0 L 1 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)