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1957 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record: 63-49-8, .558 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.63 (3rd of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.15 (3rd of 12)

Conference Champion: Auburn

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Auburn, Georgia Tech, Kentucky and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Auburn, Florida, Mississippi, Mississippi State and Tennessee)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Fred Braselton (GATECH) 56
2. Boyce Smith (VAND) 49
3. Lowell Hughes (KY) 40
4. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 33
5. Bobby Smith (AL) 32
6. Charley Britt (GA) 31
7. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 24
  Ray Brown (MS) 24
9. Carlton Sweeney (TLN) 21
10. Robert Skelton (AL) 18
11. Gene Newton (TLN) 16
  Kenny Robertson (KY) 16
  Win Turner (LAST) 16
14. Jimmy Dunn (FL) 14
15. Richie Petitbon (TLN) 13
  Mickey Ellenburg (FL) 13
  Billy Stacy (MSST) 13
18. Bobby Jackson (AL) 11
  Bryant Harvard (AUB) 11
20. Tommy Lewis (GA) 10
  Bobby Franklin (MS) 10

Pass Attempts

1. Fred Braselton (GATECH) 107
2. Boyce Smith (VAND) 98
3. Bobby Smith (AL) 83
  Lowell Hughes (KY) 83
5. Charley Britt (GA) 77
6. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 60
7. Ray Brown (MS) 53
8. Gene Newton (TLN) 49
9. Carlton Sweeney (TLN) 48
10. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 46
11. Robert Skelton (AL) 43
12. Richie Petitbon (TLN) 42
13. Billy Stacy (MSST) 41
  Win Turner (LAST) 41
15. Kenny Robertson (KY) 36
16. Jimmy Dunn (FL) 32
17. Bobby Jackson (AL) 28
  Warren Rabb (LAST) 28
19. Mickey Ellenburg (FL) 27
20. Bobby Franklin (MS) 25

Passing Yards

1. Boyce Smith (VAND) 664
2. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 542
3. Fred Braselton (GATECH) 486
4. Lowell Hughes (KY) 447
5. Charley Britt (GA) 415
6. Bobby Smith (AL) 377
7. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 316
8. Ray Brown (MS) 308
9. Carlton Sweeney (TLN) 306
10. Kenny Robertson (KY) 256
11. Billy Stacy (MSST) 248
12. Win Turner (LAST) 231
13. Gene Newton (TLN) 226
14. Robert Skelton (AL) 208
15. Jimmy Dunn (FL) 187
16. Bobby Jackson (AL) 172
17. Tommy Lewis (GA) 154
18. Richie Petitbon (TLN) 150
19. Mickey Ellenburg (FL) 140
20. Bobby Franklin (MS) 134

Passing Touchdowns

1. Boyce Smith (VAND) 8
2. Ray Brown (MS) 6
3. Billy Stacy (MSST) 5
4. Charley Britt (GA) 4
  Lloyd Nix (AUB) 4
  Fred Braselton (GATECH) 4
7. Kenny Robertson (KY) 3
8. Jimmy Dunn (FL) 2
  Bobby Gordon* (TN) 2
  Bobby Smith (AL) 2
  Lowell Hughes (KY) 2
  Win Turner (LAST) 2
  Richie Petitbon (TLN) 2
  Billy Brewer (MS) 2
  Bobby Franklin (MS) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Charley Britt (GA) 13
2. Boyce Smith (VAND) 10
3. Lowell Hughes (KY) 9
4. Carlton Sweeney (TLN) 8
  Fred Braselton (GATECH) 8
6. Bobby Smith (AL) 7
  Lloyd Nix (AUB) 7
  Bobby Gordon* (TN) 7
9. Bobby Jackson (AL) 5
  Billy Stacy (MSST) 5
11. Ray Brown (MS) 4
  Gene Newton (TLN) 4
  Win Turner (LAST) 4
14. Kenny Robertson (KY) 3
  Warren Rabb (LAST) 3
16. Richie Petitbon (TLN) 2
  Johnny Kern (AUB) 2
  Mickey Ellenburg (FL) 2
  Phil King (VAND) 2
  Jimmy Dunn (FL) 2
  Jim McKee (VAND) 2
  Clay Walls (AL) 2

Rush Attempts

1. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 199
2. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 162
3. Bobby Cravens (KY) 141
4. Theron Sapp (GA) 137
5. Phil King (VAND) 115
6. Tom Bronson* (TN) 114
7. Bill Hurst (MS) 112
8. Billy Stacy (MSST) 110
9. Jim Loftin (AL) 106
10. Billy Cannon (LAST) 105
11. Ray Brown (MS) 99
12. Jim Butler (VAND) 96
13. Claude Mason (TLN) 92
14. Jim Rountree (FL) 91
15. Billy Atkins (AUB) 90
16. Lester Simerville (GATECH) 86
17. Charley Britt (GA) 83
18. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 82
19. Boyce Smith (VAND) 81
20. Connie Andrews (TLN) 80

Rushing Yards

1. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 762
2. Bobby Cravens (KY) 669
3. Theron Sapp (GA) 599
4. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 586
5. Billy Cannon (LAST) 583
6. Ray Brown (MS) 530
7. Bill Hurst (MS) 527
8. Jim Loftin (AL) 477
9. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 445
10. Phil King (VAND) 438
  Charlie Flowers (MS) 438
12. Tom Bronson* (TN) 426
13. Jim Rountree (FL) 409
14. Bernie Parrish (FL) 393
15. Billy Lott (MS) 391
16. Molly Halbert (MSST) 386
17. Jim Butler (VAND) 384
18. Billy Atkins (AUB) 359
19. Billy Stacy (MSST) 350
20. Tom Moore (VAND) 346

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 5.7
2. Billy Cannon (LAST) 5.6
3. Bernie Parrish (FL) 5.5
4. Ray Brown (MS) 5.4
5. Tom Moore (VAND) 5.3
6. Billy Lott (MS) 5.3
7. Molly Halbert (MSST) 5.1
8. Bobby Cravens (KY) 4.7
9. Bill Hurst (MS) 4.7
10. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 4.7
11. Carl Smith* (TN) 4.6
12. Jim Loftin (AL) 4.5
13. Jim Rountree (FL) 4.5
14. Theron Sapp (GA) 4.4
15. Ed Sears (FL) 4.1
  Bobby Hoppe (AUB) 4.1
17. Jim Butler (VAND) 4.0
18. Billy Atkins (AUB) 4.0
19. Phil King (VAND) 3.8
20. Tom Bronson* (TN) 3.7

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 12
2. Billy Atkins (AUB) 11
3. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 7
  Ray Brown (MS) 7
  Molly Halbert (MSST) 7
6. Theron Sapp (GA) 5
7. Carl Smith* (TN) 4
  Robert Collins (MSST) 4
  Bernie Parrish (FL) 4
  Cowboy Woodruff (MS) 4
  Billy Cannon (LAST) 4
  Billy Lott (MS) 4
  Jim Rountree (FL) 4
14. Danny Wilbanks (AL) 3
  Jimmy Dunn (FL) 3
  Kent Lovelace (MS) 3
  Tom Bronson* (TN) 3
  Bill Hurst (MS) 3
19. Lamar Rawson (AUB) 2
  Fred Braselton (GATECH) 2
  Bryant Harvard (AUB) 2
  Gil Peterson (MSST) 2
  Jim Benson (GATECH) 2
  Tom Miller (MSST) 2
  Pat Meagher (AUB) 2
  Carroll Young* (TN) 2
  Ed Sears (FL) 2
  Johnny Robinson (LAST) 2
  Bobby Franklin (MS) 2

Receptions

1. Jimmy Orr (GA) 16
2. Jimmy Phillips (AUB) 15
3. Phil King (VAND) 14
4. Jim Urbaniak (KY) 13
  Bobby Cravens (KY) 13
6. Tommy Potts* (TN) 11
  Billy Cannon (LAST) 11
  Bob Laws (VAND) 11
9. Bob Taylor (VAND) 10
10. Jerome Green (GATECH) 9
  Charley Gray (AL) 9
  Claude Mason (TLN) 9
  Ted Smith (GATECH) 9
  Willie Beck (AL) 9
15. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 8
  Bill Newbern (FL) 8
  Jerry Wilson (AUB) 8
  Floyd Faucette (GATECH) 8
  Tom Moore (VAND) 8
20. Jack Rudolph (GATECH) 7
  Gil Peterson (MSST) 7
  Gene Newton (TLN) 7
  Billy Smith (LAST) 7
  Ron Miller (VAND) 7
  J.W. Brodnax (LAST) 7
  Bill Anderson* (TN) 7

Receiving Yards

1. Jimmy Phillips (AUB) 357
2. Jimmy Orr (GA) 237
3. Billy Cannon (LAST) 199
4. Jim Urbaniak (KY) 194
5. Phil King (VAND) 172
6. Bobby Cravens (KY) 143
7. Bill Newbern (FL) 135
8. Tom Moore (VAND) 134
9. Bob Taylor (VAND) 133
  Tommy Potts* (TN) 133
11. Claude Mason (TLN) 132
12. Bob Laws (VAND) 130
13. Willie Beck (AL) 126
14. Marlin Dyess (AL) 123
15. Bill Anderson* (TN) 122
  J.W. Brodnax (LAST) 122
17. Ron Miller (VAND) 118
18. Charley Gray (AL) 115
19. Gene Newton (TLN) 114
20. Jim Rountree (FL) 113

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Jimmy Phillips (AUB) 4
2. Don Williams (MS) 3
  Tom Moore (VAND) 3
  Jim Urbaniak (KY) 3
5. Jimmy Orr (GA) 2
  Jim Rountree (FL) 2
  Marlin Dyess (AL) 2
  Phil King (VAND) 2
  Larry Grantham (MS) 2
  Bob Laws (VAND) 2
  Gil Peterson (MSST) 2
  Gene Newton (TLN) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 199
2. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 164
3. Bobby Cravens (KY) 154
4. Theron Sapp (GA) 137
5. Phil King (VAND) 129
6. Billy Cannon (LAST) 116
7. Tom Bronson* (TN) 114
8. Bill Hurst (MS) 113
9. Billy Stacy (MSST) 110
10. Jim Loftin (AL) 106
11. Claude Mason (TLN) 101
12. Ray Brown (MS) 99
13. Jim Rountree (FL) 97
14. Jim Butler (VAND) 96
15. Billy Atkins (AUB) 91
16. Lester Simerville (GATECH) 87
17. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 86
18. Gene Newton (TLN) 84
19. Charley Britt (GA) 83
20. J.W. Brodnax (LAST) 82
  Lloyd Nix (AUB) 82

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Bobby Cravens (KY) 812
2. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 792
3. Billy Cannon (LAST) 782
4. Phil King (VAND) 610
5. Theron Sapp (GA) 599
6. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 586
7. Bill Hurst (MS) 530
  Ray Brown (MS) 530
9. Jim Rountree (FL) 522
10. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 503
11. Tom Moore (VAND) 480
12. Jim Loftin (AL) 477
13. Claude Mason (TLN) 470
14. Billy Lott (MS) 462
15. Charlie Flowers (MS) 438
16. Tom Bronson* (TN) 426
17. Bernie Parrish (FL) 418
18. Jimmy Orr (GA) 402
19. Molly Halbert (MSST) 386
20. Jim Butler (VAND) 384

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 12
2. Billy Atkins (AUB) 11
3. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 7
  Ray Brown (MS) 7
  Molly Halbert (MSST) 7
6. Jim Rountree (FL) 6
7. Robert Collins (MSST) 5
  Cowboy Woodruff (MS) 5
  Bernie Parrish (FL) 5
  Billy Cannon (LAST) 5
  Theron Sapp (GA) 5
12. Carl Smith* (TN) 4
  Billy Lott (MS) 4
  Kent Lovelace (MS) 4
  Jimmy Phillips (AUB) 4
  Gil Peterson (MSST) 4
17. Tom Bronson* (TN) 3
  Jim Urbaniak (KY) 3
  Tom Moore (VAND) 3
  Jimmy Dunn (FL) 3
  Don Williams (MS) 3
  Danny Wilbanks (AL) 3
  Jimmy Orr (GA) 3
  Bill Hurst (MS) 3

Total Plays

1. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 245
2. Boyce Smith (VAND) 179
3. Fred Braselton (GATECH) 177
4. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 162
5. Charley Britt (GA) 160
6. Ray Brown (MS) 152
7. Billy Stacy (MSST) 151
8. Bobby Smith (AL) 143
9. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 142
  Bobby Cravens (KY) 142
11. Lowell Hughes (KY) 141
12. Theron Sapp (GA) 137
13. Gene Newton (TLN) 126
14. Phil King (VAND) 122
15. Billy Cannon (LAST) 121
16. Tom Bronson* (TN) 114
17. Bill Hurst (MS) 112
18. Jim Loftin (AL) 106
19. Richie Petitbon (TLN) 98
20. Jim Butler (VAND) 96

Total Yards

1. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 902
2. Ray Brown (MS) 838
3. Boyce Smith (VAND) 815
4. Lloyd Nix (AUB) 803
5. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 762
6. Bobby Cravens (KY) 681
7. Billy Cannon (LAST) 667
8. Charley Britt (GA) 617
9. Theron Sapp (GA) 599
10. Billy Stacy (MSST) 598
11. Lowell Hughes (KY) 563
12. Bill Hurst (MS) 527
13. Fred Braselton (GATECH) 517
14. Gene Newton (TLN) 487
15. Jim Loftin (AL) 477
16. Phil King (VAND) 463
17. Tommy Lorino (AUB) 445
18. Bernie Parrish (FL) 439
19. Charlie Flowers (MS) 438
20. Jim Rountree (FL) 435

Total Touchdowns

1. Ray Brown (MS) 13
2. Jimmy Taylor (LAST) 12
3. Billy Atkins (AUB) 11
4. Bobby Gordon* (TN) 9
5. Boyce Smith (VAND) 8
6. Molly Halbert (MSST) 7
7. Billy Stacy (MSST) 6
  Fred Braselton (GATECH) 6
9. Theron Sapp (GA) 5
  Jimmy Dunn (FL) 5
  Bernie Parrish (FL) 5
  Charley Britt (GA) 5
  Lloyd Nix (AUB) 5
14. Carl Smith* (TN) 4
  Robert Collins (MSST) 4
  Cowboy Woodruff (MS) 4
  Billy Lott (MS) 4
  Billy Cannon (LAST) 4
  Jim Rountree (FL) 4
  Bobby Franklin (MS) 4