Win Probability 100%

MER
ALA
ALA 100%

MER

0

ALA

56

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • MER161
    • 530ALA
  • Turnovers

    • MER3
    • 2ALA
  • Possession

    MERALA
    25:1234:48
  • 1st Downs

    • MER9
    • 22ALA

Game Information

Bryant-Denny Stadium
Coverage: SECN
  • Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
  • Line: ALA -48.0
Attendance: 101,821
11/18/2017 Associated Press

No. 1 Alabama blasts Mercer 56-0, moves on to Iron Bowl

Jalen Hurts passed for 180 yards and three touchdowns in a little more than a quarter and No. 1 Alabama beat FCS team Mercer 56-0 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Mercer00000
Alabama142114756
first QuarterMERALA
TD
11:27
Irv Smith Jr. 8 Yd pass from Jalen Hurts (JK Scott Kick)
10 plays, 75 yards, 3:33
07
play
Alabama strikes first with easy TD (0:24)

Jalen Hurts finds Irv Smith Jr. wide open for an 8-yard touchdown to give Alabama an early lead over Mercer. (0:24)

TD
6:35
Najee Harris 3 Yd Run (JK Scott Kick)
5 plays, 65 yards, 1:41
014
play
Crimson Tide's Harris waltzes in for TD (0:20)

Alabama's Najee Harris takes the hand off and walks in for the touchdown. (0:20)

second QuarterMERALA
TD
14:49
Calvin Ridley 66 Yd pass from Jalen Hurts (JK Scott Kick)
4 plays, 98 yards, 1:24
021
TD
13:26
Josh Jacobs 7 Yd pass from Jalen Hurts (JK Scott Kick)
3 plays, 40 yards, 1:15
028
play
Crimson Tide quickly score after interception (0:29)

After Hootie Jones picks off the Bears, Josh Jacobs takes the shovel pass and runs the ball in for a 7-yard touchdown. (0:29)

TD
10:39
Hale Hentges 4 Yd pass from Tua Tagovailoa (JK Scott Kick)
3 plays, 49 yards, 1:12
035
play
Crimson Tide strikes again with another easy TD (0:30)

Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa fakes a hand off and finds Hale Hentges for a 4-yard touchdown. (0:30)

third QuarterMERALA
TD
4:18
Cam Sims 8 Yd pass from Tua Tagovailoa (JK Scott Kick)
6 plays, 58 yards, 2:33
042
play
Alabama's Sims with impressive TD catch (0:39)

Crimson Tide's Tua Tagovailoa finds Cam Sims in the end zone, who stretches for the catch and manages to keep a foot in bounds for the touchdown. (0:39)

TD
3:06
Brian Robinson Jr. 6 Yd Run (JK Scott Kick)
2 plays, 6 yards, 0:09
049
play
Alabama extends lead with Robinson TD (0:27)

Brian Robinson Jr scores another easy touchdown for the Crimson Tide. (0:27)

fourth QuarterMERALA
TD
14:55
Derek Kief 13 Yd pass from Tua Tagovailoa (JK Scott Kick)
2 plays, 17 yards, 0:47
056
play
Diving TD catch by Crimson Tide's Kief (0:25)

Tua Tagovailoa finds Derek Kief deep in the end zone who leaps for the catch for another Alabama touchdown. (0:25)

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2017 Southern Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Wofford7-110-3
Samford6-28-4
Furman6-28-5
Western Carolina5-37-5
Mercer4-45-6
The Citadel3-55-6
Chattanooga3-53-8
East Tennessee State2-64-7
VMI0-80-11