Devwah Whaley and his Arkansas offensive teammates were unable to find a rhythm against No. 1 Alabama, they could only managed 227 yards and nine points as they fell 41-9 to the Crimson Tide.
A muffed punt late in the first quarter was recovered by junior Ryder Lucas and gave Arkansas a fresh set of downs at the Alabama 32-yard line.
Senior Kevin Richardson II intercepted his second pass of the season early in the fourth quarter to give Arkansas possession at its own 43 yard line. It was the first interception of the season for Alabama’s Jalen Hurts and ended a streak of 206-straight passes without an interception for the Crimson Tide quarterback.
Sophomore Connor Limpert gave Arkansas its first points of the night with a 30-yard field goal late in the third quarter. It was the second field goal of the season for Limpert as he improves to 2-for-2 on the year.
Redshirt freshman Jordan Jones hauled in a 3-yard pass from Cole Kelley late in the fourth quarter for Arkansas’ only touchdown. It was Jones’ second touchdown of the season as he finished with 72-yards on four receptions. Kelley went 23-of-42 for 200 yards and one touchdown in his first career start.
Whaley had 5 rushes for 18 yards, he also had 2 catches for 6 yards on the night.