Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • LSU 284
    • 372 ALA
  • Turnovers

    • LSU 2
    • 0 ALA
  • Possession

    LSU ALA
    33:51 26:09
  • 1st Downs

    • LSU 16
    • 25 ALA

Game Information

Bryant-Denny Stadium
Coverage: CBS
  • Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
  • Line: ALA -9.5
Attendance: 101,821
11/10/2013 Associated Press

McCarron guides Alabama to win over LSU

AJ McCarron threw three touchdown passes, T.J. Yeldon ran for 133 yards and two scores and No. 1 Alabama overwhelmed No. 10 LSU 38-17 Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

CBS1234T
LSU0143017
Alabama31471438
first QuarterLSUALA
FG
3:54
Cade Foster 41 yard field goal GOOD.
alabama drive: 4 plays 3 yards, 01:02 alabama fg, 1:02
03
second QuarterLSUALA
TD
14:56
Jeremy Hill rush for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
lsu drive: 8 plays 57 yards, 03:58 lsu td, 3:58
63
XP
14:56
Colby Delahoussaye extra point GOOD.
lsu drive: 8 plays 57 yards, 03:58 lsu td, 3:58
73
TD
12:35
AJ McCarron pass complete to O.J. Howard for 52 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 4 plays 78 yards, 02:21 alabama td, 2:21
79
XP
12:35
Cade Foster extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 4 plays 78 yards, 02:21 alabama td, 2:21
710
TD
5:17
AJ McCarron pass complete to Kevin Norwood for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 10 plays 80 yards, 05:18 alabama td, 5:18
716
XP
5:17
Cade Foster extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 10 plays 80 yards, 05:18 alabama td, 5:18
717
TD
0:43
Zach Mettenberger pass complete to Travin Dural for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
lsu drive: 10 plays 75 yards, 04:34 lsu td, 4:34
1317
XP
0:43
Colby Delahoussaye extra point GOOD.
lsu drive: 10 plays 75 yards, 04:34 lsu td, 4:34
1417
third QuarterLSUALA
FG
12:01
Colby Delahoussaye 41 yard field goal GOOD.
lsu drive: 6 plays 50 yards, 02:59 lsu fg, 2:59
1717
TD
4:11
T.J. Yeldon rush for 4 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 14 plays 79 yards, 07:50 alabama td, 7:50
1724
XP
4:11
Cade Foster extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 14 plays 79 yards, 07:50 alabama td, 7:50
1724
fourth QuarterLSUALA
TD
10:31
T.J. Yeldon rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 10 plays 71 yards, 04:44 alabama td, 4:44
1730
XP
10:31
Cade Foster extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 10 plays 71 yards, 04:44 alabama td, 4:44
1731
TD
4:10
AJ McCarron pass complete to Jalston Fowler for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 8 plays 78 yards, 05:00 alabama td, 5:00
1737
XP
4:10
Cade Foster extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 8 plays 78 yards, 05:00 alabama td, 5:00
1738

Research Notes

  • Zach Mettenberger was 3-of-3 for 89 yards on throws of 15 or more yards in the first half. In the second half, Mettenberger completed 1-of-3 such passes for 22 yards.

  • Against Alabama, Jeremy Hill averaged 4.0 rushing yards per attempt on runs inside the tackles. Entering Saturday, Hill led all BCS AQ players with 8.3 yards per attempts on such runs (min. 50 rush).

  • T.J. Yeldon ran for 133 yards Saturday, with 100 yards coming on runs inside the tackles. Entering Saturday, LSU had not allowed a team to run for 100 yards inside the tackles in a game this season.

  • AJ McCarron threw for all three of his touchdowns against five-or-more pass rushers Saturday. Entering Saturday, AJ McCarron had an SEC-high 10 pass touchdowns against the blitz.

  • LSU ran for 62 yards on designed runs in the first half Saturday, the most such yards allowed by Alabama in a first half this season since Week 1. In the second half, Alabama had more yards after contact than LSU had total rushing yards on designed runs.

  • LSU had 72 yards on designed runs Saturday, the first time this season the Tigers were held to fewer than 100 such yards. Entering Saturday, LSU led the SEC with the most touchdowns on designed runs and, against Alabama, failed to score multiple such touchdowns for the first time in 2013.

  • Alabama Regular Season Wins vs LSU - Last 5 Seasons

    W-LWon BCS Title
    20139-0?
    20129-0Yes
    20099-0Yes

  • Roll Tide - 2nd Half Saturday

    LSUAlabama
    Points321
    1st downs515
    Rush yds-16129
    Total yds52179

  • AJ McCarron has now won 3 of his 4 starts vs LSU (including 1 in a BCS Championship Game), but he only totaled 1 touchdown pass in his first 3 starts against them. He had 3 tonight, completing 70 percent of his passes in the win.

  • AJ McCarron has multiple Pass TD in 3 straight games for the 1st time in his career.

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