They played in 1987 and Notre Dame won 37-6 in South Bend
Notre Dame and Alabama have played each other six times, with Notre Dame holding a 5-1 advantage. The last time they met was in 1987, when ND won.
In football that was November 14, 1987 in South Bend ... Notre Dame won 37-6.
Nov 7 2009
As of the start of the 2007 season, the last time Notre Dame and Army met was in 2006 in South Bend. Notre Dame won 41-9.
In football, October 19, 1968 in South Bend ... Notre Dame won 58-8.
On November 14, 1987, Notre Dame defeated Alabama, 37-6 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame leads the all-time series, 5-1. The two teams previous met in 1986 (in Birmingham, AL; Alabama's only win), 1980 (in Birmingham), 1976 (in South Bend), 1975 (in Miami for the 1975 Orange Bowl after the 1974 season), and 1973 (in New Orleans for the 1973 Sugar Bowl after the 1973 season).
Notre Dame and Indiana have played 29 times with Notre Dame leading the all time series 23-5-1. The teams last met in 1991.