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1959 Southeastern Conference Rushing Stats

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Record: 73-44-7, .617 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.84 (1st of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.76 (3rd of 12)

Conference Champion: Georgia

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Auburn, Louisiana State and Mississippi)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana State and Mississippi)

  • Plsyers sorted by Yds/Att (minimum 6.25 Att/G).
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23 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Bobby Hunt Auburn 98 552 5.6 7 98 552 5.6 7
2 Tom Moore Vanderbilt 125 676 5.4 14 170 12.1 2 139 846 6.1 2
3 Ed Dyas Auburn 96 504 5.3 3 3 26 8.7 0 99 530 5.4 3
4 Charlie Flowers Mississippi 141 733 5.2 11 4 68 17.0 0 145 801 5.5 11
5 Floyd Faucette Georgia Tech 69 330 4.8 3 3 36 12.0 0 72 366 5.1 3
6 Hoss Anderson Mississippi 66 317 4.8 3 1 8 8.0 0 67 325 4.9 3
7 Billy Cannon Louisiana State 139 598 4.3 5 11 161 14.6 0 150 759 5.1 5
8 Charles Sturgeon Kentucky 101 417 4.1 8 91 11.4 1 109 508 4.7 1
9 Tommy Mason Tulane 81 336 4.1 5 54 10.8 2 86 390 4.5 2
10 Billy Hill Mississippi State 63 257 4.1 63 257 4.1 0
11 Terry Terrebonne Tulane 103 408 4.0 7 43 6.1 0 110 451 4.1 0
12 Bill Godfrey Georgia 79 319 4.0 2 79 319 4.0 2
13 Johnny Robinson Louisiana State 84 316 3.8 1 16 181 11.3 4 100 497 5.0 5
14 Bobby Nay Vanderbilt 64 236 3.7 1 6 6.0 0 65 242 3.7 0
15 Glenn Shaw Kentucky 95 345 3.6 2 2 1.0 0 97 347 3.6 0
16 Glenn Glass Tennessee 75 261 3.5 3 75 261 3.5 3
17 Pat Trammell Alabama 156 525 3.4 2 156 525 3.4 2
18 Calvin Bird Kentucky 98 336 3.4 16 151 9.4 0 114 487 4.3 0
19 Taz Anderson Georgia Tech 70 233 3.3 1 10 89 8.9 1 80 322 4.0 2
20 Gary O'Steen Alabama 71 228 3.2 0 71 228 3.2 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Billy Majors Tennessee 105 232 2.2 1 105 232 2.2 1
22 Gene Etter Tennessee 98 196 2.0 3 98 196 2.0 3
23 Phil Nugent Tulane 82 125 1.5 82 125 1.5 0