When Alabama took its opening drive and ran right through Notre Dame’s defense in the BCS National Championship Game Monday night, little did the more than 80,000 fans at Sun Life Stadium know it was the beginning of a massive crimson tidal wave.
Alabama got a hand on the ball, which wobbled into the arms of a Georgia receiver who wasn’t supposed to catch it. Unable to get off another play, the Crimson Tide will now roll into the BCS Championship game.
Florida Atlantic’s brief tour of Southeastern Conference powers ended with on a positive, with the Owls stopping No. 1 Alabama’s shutout streak.