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College football championship: Alabama vs. Georgia

Updated 12:40 AM ET, Tue January 9, 2018
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Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith celebrates after catching a 41-yard touchdown pass in overtime to beat Georgia 26-23 and win the national title on Monday, January 8. It is Alabama's fifth championship in the last nine years. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Smith, center, celebrates with teammates at the end of the game. David J. Phillip/AP
Smith pulls in the game-winning touchdown. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Alabama players hug after the victory. At center is Tua Tagovailoa, the freshman quarterback who came on at halftime and helped spark the team to a comeback victory. The Crimson Tide trailed 13-0 at halftime and 20-7 in the third quarter. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Alabama players celebrate on the confetti-filled field after the final whistle. John Bazemore/AP
Alabama players soak in the victory. David J. Phillip/AP
Alabama kicker Andy Pappanastos misses a 36-yard field goal that would have won the game at the end of regulation. Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Alabama's Jerry Jeudy catches a 7-yard touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter to tie the game at 20. Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Georgia defensive back Dominick Sanders (No. 24) almost comes up with an end-zone interception in the fourth quarter. Alabama settled for a field goal to cut Georgia's lead to 20-13. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm is sacked by Alabama's Raekwon Davis during the second half. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Fans hold up cell phones before the start of the fourth quarter. The game was played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. David Goldman/AP
Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley dives for the ball but fails to pull in a third-quarter pass. Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Georgia wide receiver Mecole Hardman eludes an Alabama defender on his way to scoring an 80-yard touchdown in the third quarter. It was Hardman's second touchdown of the game, and it gave Georgia a 20-7 lead. Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Tagovailoa (No. 13) celebrates with teammates after throwing a 6-yard touchdown pass early in the third quarter. Tagovailoa replaced Alabama starter Jalen Hurts after the Crimson Tide went scoreless in the first half. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Hurts watches from the sideline at the start of the second half. David J. Phillip/AP
Hardman runs one yard for a touchdown just before halftime. Georgia led Alabama 13-0 after the first half. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Hurts throws a second-quarter pass under pressure. Scott Cunningham/Getty Images
Georgia running back Sony Michel keeps his balance as he runs for a first down on a 3rd-and-20 play. Georgia kicked a field goal on the drive to take a 3-0 lead early in the second quarter. David J. Phillip/AP
Georgia running back Nick Chubb is tackled by a group of Alabama defenders during the first quarter, which ended scoreless. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Alabama wide receiver Robert Foster stiff-arms J.R. Reed in the first quarter. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Georgia wide receiver Riley Ridley is tackled in the first quarter by Alabama's Ronnie Harrison. Ridley, whose brother Calvin plays for Alabama, had several first-half catches. Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart reacts to a first-quarter play. This is Smart's second year as Georgia head coach. Before taking the job, he was Alabama's defensive coordinator. David Goldman/AP
Fromm pitches the ball during the first quarter. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Georgia's Terry Godwin is tackled by Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick early in the game. Scott Cunningham/Getty Images
Alabama's Tony Brown, bottom, defends a pass intended for Georgia's Javon Wims on the first possession of the game. Brown ended up intercepting the pass. David J. Phillip/AP
US President Donald Trump points to fans while attending the game. Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Trump waves after walking on the field for the National Anthem. Andrew Harnik/AP
Alabama head coach Nick Saban leads his team on the field before the game. Saban has now won five national titles with Alabama. He also has one title with LSU. David Goldman/AP
An aerial view of Mercedes-Benz Stadium before the game. Brett Davis/Pool/Getty Images