The Associated Press
Alabama quarterback Blake Sims (6) scrambles away from West Virginia defensive lineman Kyle Rose (93) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Bryn Anderson)
Gallery: Alabama beats WVU, 33-23
Aug. 30, 2014 @ 08:48 PM
Blake Sims was good enough in his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday.