No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide vs. LSU football video highlights, final score

Erik Hall
The Tuscaloosa News

The Alabama Crimson Tide football team made the trip to face LSU in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday, Dec. 5. 

Alabama defeated LSU 55-17. 

Alabama, ranked No. 1 in the Amway Coaches Poll, improved to 9-0 overall and 9-0 in the SEC. LSU went to 3-5 overall and 3-5 in the SEC.

Here are the top plays from the game. 

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Najee Harris touchdown run No. 3

Alabama running back Najee Harris went 11 yards for a touchdown with 3:39 left in the third quarter. It put Alabama ahead 52-14 against LSU. 

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DeVonta Smith 61-yard touchdown pass from Mac Jones

Alabama receiver DeVonta Smith went 61 yards after a pass from Mac Jones. Smith's touchdown with 11:14 left in the second quarter put Alabama ahead 35-14.

Mac Jones touchdown pass to DeVonta Smith

Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Mac Jones hit receiver DeVonta Smith for a 65-yard touchdown pass with 13:36 left in the second quarter. It put Alabama up 28-7 on LSU. 

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Jontre Kirklin touchdown after Kayshon Boutte reception

LSU receiver Kayshon Boutte went 43 yards after catching a pass from quarterback TJ Finley, but Boutte fumbled just before the goal line. LSU receiver Jontre Kirklin recovered and scored with 14:53 left in the second quarter. It cut the Alabama lead to 21-7. 

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Mac Jones touchdown pass to Jahleel Billingsley

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones found tight end Jahleel Billingsley for a 24-yard touchdown pass with 2:27 left in the first quarter. It put Alabama up 21-0. 

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Najee Harris touchdown run

Alabama running back Najee Harris ran 14 yards for a touchdown with 11:56 left in the first quarter. It put Alabama up 7-0 vs. LSU. 

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Alabama football head coach Nick Saban, quarterback Mac Jones and other players arrive at Death Valley on Saturday. 

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The Alabama Crimson Tide football head coach is Nick Saban. The LSU football head coach is Ed Orgeron

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik