, which had yet to win in six SEC games, turned on
20-0. Calvin Bird scored all Wildcat touchdowns, the last on a 62-yard punt return.
Coach Bear Bryant's reconstruction schedule at
came perilously close to running late. Little
, which had the better of the statistics, was the culprit before Alabama prevailed 14-7 with a second-half comeback.
In other games Auburn drubbed Mississippi Southern 28-7 and
18-8. The top three:
1. LSU (9-1)
2. MISSISSIPPI (8-1)
3. GEORGIA (8-1)
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