The last time was 2006, Mike Shula was Alabama’s coach, Houston Nutt was Arkansas’.
In the second overtime freshman Mitch Mustain threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to freshman tight end Ben Cleveland for a 24-23 win.
Leigh Tiffin had missed the extra point on Bama’s overtime touchdown. He also missed three field goals, including a game winner in the first overtime.
Arkansas won the SEC West with a 7-1 record, lost to Florida in the SEC Championship and went to the Cap One Bowl in Orlando, where they lost to Wisconsin and first year head coach Bret Bielema 17-14. Arkansas finished the season 10-4.