TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama linebacker Dont'a Hightower left
the field with a leg injury late in the first quarter against
Hightower was helped off the field, favoring his left leg. He was carried to the locker room on a cart as the second quarter began on Saturday. Hightower had an ice pack on his left knee.
He came into Saturday's game third on the team with 14 tackles
and with a team-high four stops behind the line.
Hightower had two tackles already. He was replaced by Courtney Upshaw.