Alabama Vs Kansas State 1st Quarter
And let’s start the 2nd semifinal game of this simulated tournament. Yesterday we saw Stanford fail at a dramatic comeback and loose to Notre Dame.
Alabama wins the toss and elects to receive the ball the second half.
Alabama has heard the stories and read the press clippings about Kline so I suppose they are saying that it is time to put up or shut up.
Alabama kicks off and Kansas State calls for a fair catch at the 15.
Kansas State starts their drive with a 20 yard run up the middle by the QB. 1st and 10 from the 35.
Pass caught midfield for another first down. Kansas State is already starting to roll. 1st and 10 from the Alabama 45.
QB sack. 2nd and 13.
Run up the middle that gains 3 yards. 3rd and 10.
15 yard pass to the right. Ball on Alabama’s 40. 1st and 10.
On a Quarterback keeper, Kline finds a seam and carries it all the way to the end zone. Alabama 0; Kansas State 6.
PAT is good. Alabama 0; Kansas State 7.
Kansas State kicks off to Alabama. The Alabama kick returner drops the ball on the 5 yard line, the ball rolls into the end zone where a Kansas State player falls on it. Touchdown Kansas State. Alabama 0; Kansas State 13.
PAT is good. Alabama 0; Kansas State 14.
Kansas State kicks off again to Alabama. Alabama gets the ball on the 10 and returns it to the Kansas State 15.
In a drive that takes 8 minutes off the clock Alabama finally scores. Alabama 6; Kansas State 14.
PAT is good. Alabama 7; Kansas State 14.
On Kansas States ensuing drive they stall at Alabama’s 25 yard line at 4th and long. Field goal is good. Alabama 7; Kansas State 17.
Alabama answers quickly however the PAT is no good.
Alabama 13; Kansas State 17.
With less than 3 minutes left in the first quarter we have seen some crazy scoring with these two teams.
Kansas State blows past Alabama defense for another TD with just over a minute left in the first quarter.
Alabama 13; Kansas State 23.
PAT is good. Alabama 13; Kansas State 24.
Just before the end of the first quarter Alabama’s QB gets a bad snap and Kansas State picks up the ball and run it all the way in for a TD.
Alabama is struggling and can’t seem to do anything.
Alabama 13; Kansas State 30.
PAT is no good.
Alabama 13; Kansas State 30.
Unbelievable. Kansas State is leading at the end of the first quarter against the #1 team in the nation. This stadium is electric.
Alabama Vs Kansas State 2nd Quarter
With all the scoring we saw in the first quarter we could assume that the 2nd quarter would be just as exciting.
However Alabama’s Defense decides to wake up and hold’s Kansas State scoreless in the 2nd quarter.
Alabama does score again before halftime but the kicker misses the extra point.
Alabama 19; Kansas State 30.
ESPN Classic called, they want their game back.
Kansas State has officially put Alabama on upset alert.
Halftime. Alabama 19; Kansas State 30.
Tune in next week for the 2nd half of the Alabama Vs Kansas State Semifinal Simulated game.