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1960 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 70-43-9, .611 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.74 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.67 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Mississippi

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Mississippi 10 0 1 .955 5 0 1 .917 25.5 6.4 21.64 6.10
Florida 9 2 0 .818 5 1 0 .833 14.3 7.8 15.33 7.42
Alabama 8 1 2 .818 5 1 1 .786 16.6 5.1 14.10 4.46
Auburn 8 2 0 .800 5 2 0 .714 15.5 8.0 14.35 6.75
Tennessee 6 2 2 .700 3 2 2 .571 20.9 7.9 11.64 3.94
Georgia 6 4 0 .600 4 3 0 .571 17.4 11.8 10.45 6.15
Georgia Tech 5 5 0 .500 4 4 0 .500 11.8 9.7 12.37 11.97
Louisiana State 5 4 1 .550 2 3 1 .417 10.5 5.0 11.20 7.30
Kentucky 5 4 1 .550 2 4 1 .357 20.6 8.1 10.99 4.69
Tulane 3 6 1 .350 1 4 1 .250 13.2 14.0 5.29 6.99
Mississippi State 2 6 1 .278 0 5 1 .083 11.2 13.2 5.64 8.53
Vanderbilt 3 7 0 .300 0 7 0 .000 7.4 19.3 -4.07 5.73

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 Final
Mississippi 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 6 4 3 3 2
Alabama   5 15 17 15         18 17 9
Auburn 12         17 14 12 10 9 8 13
Florida       18         20 19 19 18
Georgia 13                      
Georgia Tech   13 10   19              
Louisiana State   18                    
Tennessee 18   11     12 11 8 14      

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1961-01-02 Sugar Bowl Mississippi 14 Rice 6 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1960-12-31 Gator Bowl Florida 13 Baylor 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1960-12-17 Bluebonnet Bowl Texas 3 Alabama 3 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Fran Tarkenton (Georgia) 58.4

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Fran Tarkenton (Georgia) 6.4

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Fran Tarkenton (Georgia) 4.3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Fran Tarkenton (Georgia) 111.9

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Dave Gash (Kentucky) 15.4
2. Tom Hutchinson (Kentucky) 15.2
3. Bobby Crespino (Mississippi) 13.6
4. Tommy Mason (Tulane) 13.4
5. Bill McKenny (Georgia) 12.3
6. Fred Brown (Georgia) 8.9