Alabama 41 - Mississippi State 40
After a nail-biting finish against the Mississippi State Rugby Club, the University of Alabama Rugby Crimson Tide pulls off the win during the final minute. Final score: 41 - 40.
Mississippi State came into the contest leading the SCRC West Division with a 4-0 record, while a strong Alabama team seeked to preserve its 2nd spot in the West and bounce back from a tough road loss to University of South Carolina on Oct 11. A benchmark meeting of two teams generally considered the current Best in the West.