To Top

Bowl List

Season Opponent /
Conf AP ** CP Score Location Attend Coach More
1938 1/2/1939 vs Tennessee
Orange Bowl
SEC 5- 4 0-17 (L) Miami, FL 32,191 Neyland Box Scores
Game Notes
1946 1/1/1947 vs NC State
Gator Bowl
SoCon 18- NR 34-13 (W) Jacksonville, FL 10,134 Feathers Box Scores
Game Notes
1948 1/1/1949 vs North Carolina
Sugar Bowl
SoCon 6- 4 14-6 (W) New Orleans, LA 80,383 Snavely Box Scores
Game Notes
1949 1/1/1950 vs LSU
Sugar Bowl
SEC 3- 13 35-0 (W) New Orleans, LA 82,000 Tinsley Box Scores
Game Notes
1950 1/1/1951 vs Kentucky
Sugar Bowl
SEC 1- 3 7-13 (L) New Orleans, LA 80,206 Bryant Box Scores
Game Notes
1953 1/1/1954 vs Maryland
Orange Bowl
ACC 4- 1 7-0 (W) Miami, FL 68,640 Tatum Box Scores
Game Notes
1955 1/1/1956 vs Maryland
Orange Bowl
ACC 1- 3 20-6 (W) Miami, FL 75,561 Mont Box Scores
Game Notes
1957 1/1/1958 vs Duke
Orange Bowl
ACC 5- 16 48-21 (W) Miami, FL 76,561 Murray Box Scores
Game Notes
1958 1/1/1959 vs Syracuse
Orange Bowl
Ind 3- 10 21-6 (W) Miami, FL 75,281 Schwartzwalder Box Scores
Game Notes
1962 1/1/1963 vs Alabama
Orange Bowl
SEC 10- 6 0-17 (L) Miami, FL 73,380 Bryant Box Scores
Game Notes
1964 1/2/1965 vs Florida State
Gator Bowl
Ind NR- 10 19-36 (L) Jacksonville, FL 50,408 Peterson Box Scores
Game Notes
1967 1/1/1968 vs Tennessee
Orange Bowl
SEC 5- 2 26-24 (W) Miami, FL 77,993 Dickey Box Scores
Game Notes
1968 12/31/1968 vs SMU
Bluebonnet Bowl
SWC 10- 20 27-28 (L) Houston, TX 53,453 Fry Box Scores
Game Notes
1970 12/31/1970 vs Alabama
Bluebonnet Bowl
SEC 20- NR 24-24 (T) Houston, TX 53,832 Bryant Box Scores
Game Notes
1971 1/1/1972 vs Auburn
Sugar Bowl
SEC 3- 5 40-22 (W) New Orleans, LA 84,031 Jordan Box Scores
Game Notes
1972 12/31/1972 vs Penn State
Sugar Bowl
Big Ten 2- 5 14-0 (W) New Orleans, LA 80,123 Paterno Box Scores
Game Notes
1975 1/1/1976 vs Michigan
Orange Bowl
Big Ten 3- 5 14-6 (W) Miami, FL 80,307 Schembechler Box Scores
Game Notes
1976 12/25/1976 vs Wyoming
Fiesta Bowl
WAC 8- NR 41-7 (W) Tempe, AZ 46,315 Akers Box Scores
Game Notes
1977 1/1/1978 vs Arkansas
Orange Bowl
SWC 2- 6 6-31 (L) Miami, FL 69,500 Holtz Box Scores
Game Notes
1978 1/1/1979 vs Nebraska
Orange Bowl
Big 8 4- 6 31-24 (W) Miami, FL 66,365 Osborne Box Scores
Game Notes
1979 1/1/1980 vs Florida State
Orange Bowl
Ind 5- 4 24-7 (W) Miami, FL 66,714 Bowden Box Scores
Game Notes
1980 1/1/1981 vs Florida State
Orange Bowl
Ind 4- 2 18-17 (W) Miami, FL 71,043 Bowden Box Scores
Game Notes
1981 12/26/1981 vs Houston
Sun Bowl
SWC NR- NR 40-14 (W) El Paso, TX 33,816 Yeoman Box Scores
Game Notes
1982 1/1/1983 vs Arizona State
Fiesta Bowl
Pac-10 12- 11 21-32 (L) Tempe, AZ 70,553 Rogers Box Scores
Game Notes
1984 1/1/1985 vs Washington
Orange Bowl
Pac-10 2- 4 17-28 (L) Miami, FL 56,294 James Box Scores
Game Notes
1985 1/1/1986 vs Penn State
Orange Bowl
Big Ten 3- 1 25-10 (W) Miami, FL 74,178 Paterno Box Scores
Game Notes
1986 1/1/1987 vs Arkansas
Orange Bowl
SWC 3- 9 42-8 (W) Miami, FL 52,717 Hatfield Box Scores
Game Notes
1987 1/1/1988 vs Miami
Orange Bowl
Ind 1- 2 14-20 (L) Miami, FL 74,760 Johnson Box Scores
Game Notes
1988 1/2/1989 vs Clemson
Citrus Bowl
ACC 10- 13 6-13 (L) Orlando, FL 53,571 Ford Box Scores
Game Notes
1991 12/29/1991 vs Virginia
Gator Bowl
ACC 20- 19 48-14 (W) Jacksonville, FL 62,003 Welsh Box Scores
Game Notes
1993 12/24/1993 vs Texas Tech
Sun Bowl
SWC 19- NR 41-10 (W) El Paso, TX 43,848 Dykes Box Scores
Game Notes
1994 12/29/1994 vs BYU
Copper Bowl
WAC NR- 22 6-31 (L) Tucson, AZ 45,122 Edwards Box Scores
Game Notes
1999 12/31/1999 vs Mississippi
Independence Bowl
SEC NR- NR NR- NR 25-27 (L) Shreveport, LA 49,873 Cutcliffe Box Scores
Game Notes
2000 1/3/2001 vs Florida State
Orange Bowl
ACC 1- 3 1- 3 13-2 (W) Miami, FL 76,835 Bowden Box Scores
Game Notes
2001 1/1/2002 vs Arkansas
Cotton Bowl
SEC 10- NR 11- NR 10-3 (W) Dallas, TX 72,955 Nutt Box Scores
Game Notes
2002 1/1/2003
    ABC
vs Washington State
Rose Bowl
Pac-10 8- 7 8- 7 34-14 (W) Pasadena, CA 86,848 Doba Box Scores
Game Notes
2003 1/4/2004
    7:00 PM
    ABC
vs LSU
Sugar Bowl
SEC 3- 2 3- 2 14-21 (L) New Orleans, LA 79,342 Saban Box Scores
Game Notes
2004 1/4/2005
    7:00 PM
    ABC
vs USC
Orange Bowl
Pac-10 2- 1 2- 1 19-55 (L) Miami, FL 77,912 Carroll Box Scores
Game Notes
2005 12/29/2005
    7:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Oregon
Holiday Bowl
Pac-10 NR- 6 NR- 5 17-14 (W) San Diego, CA 65,416 Bellotti Box Scores
Game Notes
2006 1/1/2007
    7:30 PM
    FOX
vs Boise State
Fiesta Bowl
WAC 7- 9 8- 9 42-43 (L) Glendale, AZ 73,719 Petersen Box Scores
Game Notes
2007 1/2/2008
    7:00 PM
    FOX
vs West Virginia
Fiesta Bowl
Big East 3- 11 3- 9 28-48 (L) Glendale, AZ 70,016 Stewart Box Scores
Game Notes
2008 1/8/2009
    7:00 PM
    FOX
vs Florida
BCS National Championship
SEC 2- 1 1- 2 14-24 (L) Miami, FL 78,468 Meyer Box Scores
Game Notes
2009 12/31/2009
    3:00 PM
    CBS
vs Stanford
Sun Bowl
Pac-10 NR- 19 NR- 21 31-27 (W) El Paso, TX 53,713 Harbaugh Box Scores
Game Notes
2010 1/1/2011
    7:30 PM
    ESPN
vs Connecticut
Fiesta Bowl
Big East 9- 25 9- NR 48-20 (W) Glendale, AZ 67,232 Pasqualoni Box Scores
Game Notes
2011 12/30/2011
    7:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Iowa
Insight Bowl
Big Ten 19- NR 19- NR 31-14 (W) Tempe, AZ 54,247 Ferentz Box Scores
Game Notes
2012 1/4/2013
    7:00 PM
    FOX
vs Texas A&M
Cotton Bowl
SEC 12- 10 11- 9 13-41 (L) Arlington, TX 87,025 Sumlin Box Scores
Game Notes
2013 1/2/2014
    7:30 PM
    ESPN
vs Alabama
Sugar Bowl
SEC 11- 3 10- 3 45-31 (W) New Orleans, LA 70,473 Saban Box Scores
Game Notes
2014 12/29/2014
    4:30 PM
    ESPN
vs Clemson
Citrus Bowl
ACC NR- 18 24- 18 6-40 (L) Orlando, FL 40,071 Swinney Box Scores
Game Notes
2015 12/31/2015
    3:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Clemson
Orange Bowl
ACC 4- 1 3- 1 17-37 (L) Miami Gardens, FL 67,615 Swinney Box Scores
Game Notes
2016 1/2/2017
    7:30 PM
    ESPN
vs Auburn
Sugar Bowl
SEC 7- 17 7- 17 35-19 (W) New Orleans, LA 54,077 Malzahn Box Scores
Game Notes
2017 1/1/2018
    4:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Georgia
Rose Bowl
SEC 2- 3 2- 3 48-54 (L) Pasadena, CA 92,844 Smart Box Scores
Game Notes
2018 12/29/2018
    8:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Alabama
Orange Bowl
SEC 4- 1 4- 1 34-45 (L) Miami Gardens, FL 66,203 Saban Box Scores
Game Notes
2019 12/28/2019
    3:00 PM
    ESPN
vs LSU
Peach Bowl
SEC 4- 1 4- 1 28-63 (L) Atlanta, GA 78,347 Orgeron Box Scores
Game Notes
2020 12/30/2020
    7:00 PM
    ESPN
vs Florida
Cotton Bowl
SEC 8- 10 7- 10 55-20 (W) Arlington, TX 17,323 Mullen Box Scores
Game Notes