Alabama defeated Clemson 45-40 in the national title game. Jake Cooker threw for 335 yards and two touchdowns in 16 of 25 passes. Derrick Henry led in rushing with 158 yards and three touchdowns. OJ Howard led in receiving with 208 yards.
Alabama leads 31-24 with 9:45 left in the fourth.
The Tigers scored a TD to recapture the lead, 24-21, before the end of third quarter.
Alabama leads 21-17 with 7:50 left in the third.
No. 2 Alabama faces No. 1 Clemson in the National Championship Game on Monday, January 11 kickoff time at 8:30 PM ET, Live Stream on WatchESPN, TV Channel is on ESPN, Radio Coverage on ESPNRadio.
The Alabama Crimson Tide are seeking their fourth national championship in seven years. Quarterback Jake Cooker threw for 2,775 yards and 19 touchdowns against eight interceptions by completing 67.1 percent of his passes. Calvin Ridley and ArDarius Stewart were combined for 1,668 yards and 11 touchdowns in receptions. Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry rushed for 2,061 yards and 25 touchdowns on the ground. Alabama yields 256.8 yards and 13.4 points per game.
The Clemson Tigers seek to be blameless in record and their second national championship. Quarterback DeShaun Watson threw for 3,699 yards and 31 touchdowns against 12 interceptions by completing 68.2 percent of his passes. Artavis Scott and Charone Peake were combined for 1,485 and 10 touchdowns in receiving. Wayne Gallman rushed for 1,482 yards and 12 touchdowns. Defensively, Clemson yields 301.6 yards and 20 points per game.
Alabama vs Clemson live stream info:
Date: January 11, 2015
Time: 8:30 PM ET
TV Schedule: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Radio Stream: ESPNRadio
Odds and Point Spread: -6.5 Alabama, 50.0
Prediction: Clemson wins against the spread