Recap: Alabama comes from behind to beat Georgia in the SEC Championship

Recap: SEC Championship

ATLANTA, GA (WAFF) - “Hurts so good” seems to be the hashtag of the night, after number one, undefeated Alabama came back in the second half to beat number four ranked Georgia 35-28.

FIRST QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Georgia 7, Alabama 0, 3:08: Isaac Nautta 20-yard catch from Jake Fromm (Rodrigo Blankenship kick). Drive: 7 plays, 60 yards, 3:08. Key play: Jeremiah Holloman 18-yard catch on first-and-10 from UGA 40 to start drive.

SECOND QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Georgia 21, Alabama 14, 2:18: Jay Jacobs 1-yard fumble recovery (Joseph Bulovas kick). Drive: 4 plays, 75 yards, 1:47. Key play: Jay Jacobs 59-yard run to Georgia 16-yard line. 
  • Georgia 21, Alabama 7, 4:05: D’Andre Swift 11-yard catch from Jake Fromm (Rodrigo Blankenship kick).Drive: 6 plays, 51 yards, 2:22. Key play: D’Andre Swift 20-yard run to Alabama 31-yard line.
  • Georgia 14, Alabama 7, 7:31: D’Andre Swift 9-yard run (Rodrigo Blankenship kick). Drive: 13 plays, 74 yards, 7:19. Key play: Terry Godwin 11-yard catch from Jake Fromm on third-and-7 from Alabama 40. Note: Three third-down conversions for Georgia on drive.
  • Alabama 7, Georgia 7, 14:56: Josh Jacobs 1-yard run (Joseph Bulovas kick). Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 3:12. Key play: D’Andre Walker called for hands to face that negated his sack of Tagovailoa at the Alabama 14-yard line.

THIRD QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Georgia 28, Alabama 21, 3:02: Jaylen Waddle 51-yard touchdown pass from Tua Tagovailoa (Bulovas kick) Drive: 4 plays, 72 yards, 1:29
  • Georgia 28, Alabama 14, 12:39: Riley Ridley 23-yard catch from Jake Fromm (Rodrigo Blankenship kick).Drive: 3 plays, 51 yards, 1:14. Key play: Elijah Holyfield 21-yard run to Alabama 23.

FOURTH QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Alabama 35, Georgia 28, 1:04: Jalen Hurts 15-yard rushing touchdown (Bulovas kick). Drive: 5 plays, 52 yards, 2:000 On fourth-and-11, Georgia tried a fake punt, but Justin Fields was stuffed up the middle. Alabama ball at its own 48-yard line.
  • Georgia 28, Alabama 28, 5:19: Jerry Jeudy 10-yard touchdown pass from Jalen Hurts (Bulovas kick) Drive:16 plays, 80 yards, 7:08

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